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Coronavirus update: no tours until August 2020

I’m really hoping this might be the last time we have to make one of these announcements! But, we regret to announce that we have decided to cancel all Go Cotswolds tours until the end of July 2020. Tours are

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Coronavirus update: no tours until July 2020

I’m really hoping this might be the last time we have to make one of these announcements! But, as the UK Government’s plans for the gradual easing of the current Coronavirus ‘lockdown’ situation continue to unravel, we regret to announce

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Coronavirus update: no tours until at least June

In his latest address to the nation, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has again extended the period of coronavirus ‘lockdown’ until the next review point in 3 weeks’ time. Accordingly, we have now cancelled all tours until the end of

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Coronavirus update: no tours at least until 7th May 2020

In view of updated advice from our Government, we are sad to report that our period of ‘lockdown’ here in the UK has this evening been extended “for at least 3 weeks”. Accordingly, we have now cancelled all tours until

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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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