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Coronavirus update: no Go Cotswolds tours until end of April

We continued for as long as we could in the escalating coronavirus situation, but – I’m so very sorry to say – the time for Go Cotswolds to close has now come… … for now!  What’s changed?  In an official

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Coronavirus: continued – and how to help small businesses like us

I’ll be honest with you… Tom and I have shed a lot of tears and lost a lot of sleep over the past few days. Not only are we receiving next to no bookings for the foreseeable future, much of

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Updated Coronavirus advice: for now, we “keep calm and carry on”

With all the Coronavirus craziness going on in the world right now, we feel it’s important to have an open and honest conversation with our customers. So, here’s a blog post to update you on how we at Go Cotswolds

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Treat your mum to a Go Cotswolds tour this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day in the UK this year is on Sunday 22nd March – are you stuck for a gift idea or things to do on Mother’s Day with your lovely mum?  Good Journey, a non-profit that encourages car-free travel, has

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Go Cotswolds wins Silver Award for International Tourism at the West Midlands Tourism Awards

In case you hadn’t seen our tweets and Instagram posts this week, on Wednesday Tom and I booked a babysitter, threw on our glad rags and attended the West Midlands Tourism Awards ceremony! Celebrating tourism in the West Midlands Held

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Go Cotswolds joins Good Journey to promote car-free travel

Like many people, Tom and I have been thinking a lot about what we can do to reduce our impact on the environment. Our local council here in Stratford-up on-Avon has joined central government in declaring a climate emergency, yet

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The Remembering Tree 2019

It’s Chriiiiiiiiiistmas! Stratford-upon-Avon looks and feels so Christmassy at the moment! The beautiful Christmas lights were switched on in mid-November, and then last weekend saw thousands of visitors flock to the third annual Victorian Christmas Market for some 19th Century-style

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FAQs: Can you pick me up in Chipping Campden?

Yes! We offer several pick-up/drop-off locations for our Cotswolds Day Tours, and one of these – on request – is the small Cotswolds town of Chipping Campden! Chipping Campden: a historic Cotswolds ‘wool town’ Chipping Campden (pronounced: Chipping Cam-den –

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

The results are in, the votes have been counted and verified, and the winner of the 2019 Cotswolds Award for Best Tour Company in the Cotswolds is…. Go Cotswolds! Wow, that’s 5 years in a row now… We’re absolutely delighted,

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Cotswolds Awards 2019: Voting closes TOMORROW!

In case you didn’t see our post from a couple of weeks ago, Go Cotswolds has been nominated for no less than THREE honours in the 2019 edition of The Cotswolds Awards – but we need your votes to win!

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