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Robin Hood Express – Sherwood Bus Tour!

Mercian Archaeology are delighted to invite you to join them on the first “Robin Hood Express” Sherwood Forest Bus Tour!

They are running their first tour on Thursday 21st August 2014.

The tour will stop at Rufford Abbey, Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve (home of the World famous Major Oak), King John’s Palace, and Newstead Abbey.  You will also learn about local heritage, history and archaeology as you pass through this landscape of legends… on board a vintage RouteMaster London bus!

Renowned expert Archaeologists from Mercian Archaeological Services CIC’s Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project have come together with local Historian, Archaeologist and Specialist Peter Hammond , and  Blackmore Commercials Ltd . To provide this fantastic heritage tour of legendary Sherwood Forest.

The tour combines unrivaled local knowledge of historic Sherwood Forest with an opportunity to ride on board a vintage RouteMaster bus.

More details can be found via their website http://www.sherwoodbustours.com

The tour departs from Wellington Circus in Nottingham on Thursday 21st August 2014 at 9:30am and returns by 17:00 depending on traffic.  All of the above costs just £12.50 per person!! Amazing value for a day out in the Forest!

 

2 Responses to “Robin Hood Express – Sherwood Bus Tour!”

  • Helen Windle says:

    I am planning a holiday to the UK in 2015 and would be interested in doing this Robin Hood Express – Sherwood Forest Tour. Can you advise me of the dates in August 2015 that it will be held? Thanks – Helen in Australia

    • Ian Major says:

      Hello Helen
      Mercian Archaeology run the “Robin Hood Express” Sherwood Forest Bus Tour!
      We haven’t had any dates for 2015 from them yet.

      Renowned expert Archaeologists from Mercian Archaeological Services CIC’s Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project have come together with local Historian, Archaeologist and Specialist Peter Hammond , and Blackmore Commercials Ltd . To provide this fantastic heritage tour of legendary Sherwood Forest.

      The tour combines unrivaled local knowledge of historic Sherwood Forest with an opportunity to ride on board a vintage RouteMaster bus.

      More details and contact info can be found via their website http://www.sherwoodbustours.com

      all the best and enjoy your visit to Sherwood Forest
      Ian

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