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Pride of Stratford Awards 2019

Before Christmas we were thrilled to receive the news that Go Cotswolds had been selected as a finalist in the “Small Business of the Year” category in the Pride of Stratford Awards! This annual awards ceremony, hosted by local radio

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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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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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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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Tickets now on sale for 2017 tours plus a voucher code!

Tickets are now on sale for our 2017 tours of the Cotswolds up to and including the first weekend of September. To view our 2017 tour schedule and to book tickets hit the red “Book now!” button above or click

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Happy New Year and thank you for joining us in 2016

Happy New Year! We can’t quite believe how quickly 2016 has gone but we’ve had another thoroughly enjoyable year showing visitors around the Cotswolds from Stratford-upon-Avon and Moreton-in-Marsh. Thank you to each and every one of you for joining us

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The Remembering Tree 2016

Located in Bancroft Gardens by the theatre and alongside the path to Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon you’ll currently find some trees brilliantly decorated in colourful wool. But why are they decorated like that?! Well, they’ve been yarn-bombed.. They’ve been

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Go Cotswolds win THREE awards!

The winners of the Cotswolds Awards 2016 were announced last night and we’re delighted to announce that Go Cotswolds won THREE! 🙂 The Cotswolds Awards are voted on by the general public and voting, which had been ongoing for a number

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Camping in Wellesbourne

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Tom and I recently took a couple of well-deserved days off to be tourists in our own area – something we like to do now and again to appreciate all the amazing things to see and do right on our doorstep! So while

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To be or not to be… tourists in our own town!

Our quest to act more like tourists in our hometown* of Stratford-upon-Avon continued last week as Lisa and I went to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre to watch Hamlet after a pre-theatre meal at The Opposition restaurant. We had a great

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