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We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2019!

Wow, what a year! 2018 has absolutely flown by, and it has been the best year yet for Go Cotswolds. There have been so many highlights I barely know where to begin. Award-winning tours As well as winning the Cotswolds Awards

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The GAGA-UK Remembering Tree 2018

Have you been down to Bancroft Gardens in Stratford-upon-Avon recently? Some of the trees in this lovely waterside park, adjacent to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, have been “yarn-bombed”! What is yarn-bombing? Yarn-bombing is like harmless, temporary graffiti – trees, benches,

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Small Business Saturday

Today, 1st December, is Small Business Saturday – a day for celebrating and promoting all the small, independent and family-run businesses in the UK, and encouraging everyone to “shop small”.  The Snoopy meme on the left made me laugh –

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We’re STILL The Best Tour Company in the Cotswolds!

Thank you so much to those of you who voted for us in the 2018 Cotswolds Awards! I’m very excited to share the news that WE WON! Despite being up against some stiff competition, Go Cotswolds has been voted The

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Go Cotswolds is Warwickshire Tour Company of the Year!

This week, we were delighted to receive the news that Go Cotswolds has been chosen as the WINNER of a Travel & Hospitality Award! The Travel and Hospitality Awards “are a recognition of the hard work and accomplishments across the

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Vote for Go Cotswolds in the Cotswolds AND Stratford-upon-Avon Awards!

Best Tour Company in the Cotswolds 2018? How about Best Tour Company in Stratford-upon-Avon?! It’s that time of year again! We are thrilled to announce that Go Cotswolds has been nominated to win the Cotswolds Award for “Best Tour Company

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How do I buy UK train tickets from overseas?

This was a question recently asked by one of our super-organised customers who will be joining us on a tour in October, so I thought I would write a quick blog post in case it is helpful for others! Many

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Cotswolds Day Tour operating on Thursdays from the start of June!

We’re delighted to confirm that from the start of June we will be providing our award-winning Cotswolds Day Tour on Thursdays. We currently provide our tour of the Cotswolds on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays throughout the year and from the

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Joining a Go Cotswolds tour from London, Oxford or Birmingham

Thinking of joining a Go Cotswolds Tour from London, Oxford or Birmingham? Many of our guests do!  You can join us on a tour of the Cotswolds from London, Oxford or Birmingham by catching a train to a nearby rail station. These

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Seven Mile Supper Club at Purity Brewery

Lisa and I spent Friday evening combining two of our favourite things – craft beer and food – with two of our favourite local companies as we headed to Seven Mile Supper club at Purity Brewing. It was our first

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