The Prince of Egypt
The Prince of Egypt
Posted On 04 June 2019 at 15:21 by webadmin

Coming to the West End in February is Prince of Egypt, a musical based on the 1998 Dreamworks animated film, which is a re-telling of the biblical tale of Moses. The Dreamworks narration featured Val Kilmer as Moses and Ralph Fiennes as Rameses.

Ten new songs are being composed especially for the West End musical by top West End songwriter Stephen Schwartz ...Read more

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Mary Poppins
Mary Poppins
Posted On 30 May 2019 at 14:21 by webadmin

Just announced! We have two departures to the London West End for the return of Zizi Strallen as the famous nanny Mary Poppins! The much accalmed musical opens in October, and we have managed to secure departures on both 7th and 28th March 2020.

Spaces will fill for this popular new show, so why not secure yours now, and jon us for a spectacuar musical trea ...Read more

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We Are European Operator of the Year!
We Are European Operator of the Year!
Posted On 07 May 2019 at 15:42 by webadmin

Skills Holidays has beaten off strong competition from coach tour operators from across the UK to win a prestigious award at this year’s UK Coach Awards, the ‘Oscars’ of the Coaching industry!

The company scooped up the award for the best European Coach Travel Programme 2019!

The awards, held on Thursday 2nd May at Viva ...Read more

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The Ultimate Travel Tips
The Ultimate Travel Tips
Posted On 15 April 2019 at 09:59 by webadmin

Coach holidays are a great way to see a lot in a short space of time, while you sit back and relax.

 

To help you make the most of your journey who better to turn to for reliable tips than our Holiday planners, who have helped us put together these top holiday tips!

 

Remember your passport & print off any docum ...Read more

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Hopping aboard the East Lancashire Steam Railway for our Centenary Celebrations
Hopping aboard the East Lancashire Steam Railway for our Centenary Celebrations
Posted On 09 April 2019 at 12:06 by webadmin

"Recently I was lucky enough to attend the East Lancashire Steam Railway day trip as part of the Skills 100 years Celebrations on Saturday 6th April. The day included a three-course lunch and a glass of fizz served on board one of the dining carriages and free time in Bury afterwards.

 

After a smooth journey to Bury, we were dropped ...Read more

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Community Stars of Nottingham Part 2
Community Stars of Nottingham Part 2
Posted On 08 April 2019 at 15:39 by webadmin

Our second winner is Sharon Hands who has raised over £20,000 on behalf of a number of charities over the years.  ‘Shaz’s Angels’ also fund-raise for local residents who are in need of food hampers, household items such as electrical goods and also raises money to send people who have suffered traumatic situations on holiday – Wel ...Read more

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Community Stars of Nottingham Part 1
Community Stars of Nottingham Part 1
Posted On 08 April 2019 at 15:34 by webadmin

For those of you who don’t know, we appealed for local heroes to have a coach named after them as part of our Skills 100th anniversary celebrations. Nominated by relatives and friends, our ‘Stars of Skills’ have been chosen by the Board of Directors based on contributions they have made for their local community.

 

We had many ...Read more

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Skills Open Day 07/04/19
Skills Open Day 07/04/19
Posted On 08 April 2019 at 14:52 by webadmin

Our annual open day took place on 07th April 2019 and this year was extra special as we celebrated our centenary.

 

We all had a great day and it was wonderful to see so many familiar faces and some new ones too!

 

The day was filled with vintage coaches, Skills memorabilia to show how the company has grown over the years, ...Read more

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Skills Open Day - You're Invited
Skills Open Day - You're Invited
Posted On 28 March 2019 at 10:46 by webadmin

Our Open Days are a great opportunity for us to welcome you through the doors of our Head Office and into a world of exploration and discovery!

 

To celebrate our centenary year, we're once again opening our doors for our annual open day on 07th April 2019 from 10am-1pm at our head office in Bulwell. This years will have a 1920's theme!

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Skills Holidays play matchmaker to give couple another chance at love
Skills Holidays play matchmaker to give couple another chance at love
Posted On 18 March 2019 at 13:11 by webadmin

Loving couple Peter and Pat Baker got another chance at love - thanks to a bit of matchmaking from Skills Holidays.

 

And now the pair are celebrating more than 32 years of marriage after a chance meeting on one of the top Nottingham travel firm’s coach trips.

 

Peter was so smitten, he proposed just a month after mee ...Read more

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