As previously stated Bedford’s Followers are, without doubt, the envy of many Championship clubs as they travel the length and breadth of the UK to follow the Blues come rain or shine. October and November will see the Followers embark with Chiltern Travel to Penzance to play Cornish Pirates at Mennaye Field. Firstly for the initial group match in this seasons B & I Cup which is being played on Sunday 12th October. The coach will be leaving at 0700 on Saturday 11th with overnight accommodation for those requiring it at The Lugger Hotel at an all in price of £85 for adults and £60 for juniors. (Should you wish single occupancy it will be £10 extra). The coach will leave after the match with an estimated time of arrival in Bedford of midnight.
The IPA Championship game takes place on Sunday 23rd November, with the coach leaving at 1700 on Friday 21st November, returning on Sunday 23rd after the match. Accommodation for those that require it will once again be in The Lugger with a package cost of £120 for adults and £95 for juniors, once again single occupancy will cost £10/night. The cost for travel only is £60.
Margaret Appleton is taking bookings, and payment can made in instalment's prior to the departure date. For further details contact Margaret on 01234 354708.
With the new season drawing ever closer many of our thoughts will already be on Valentines Day and what has become the annual pilgrimage to Jersey. Although it is still 7 months until the game why not use this romantic occasion to take the better half away for a long weekend and plan your trip now. Following the successful trips in the last two seasons, Seymour Hotels are offering the following promotions for those making the trip.
THE POMME d'OR HOTEL
The 4 star Pomme d'Or Hotel in the heart of St Helier is offering a very special rate from only £34.50 per person per night sharing a twin or double room with full English Breakfast included. The hotel is centrally located close to St Heliers Bars, Clubs & Restaurants, and is near the Bus Station & Taxi Rank for easy access to the Rugby Ground at St Peter. There is also free use of the Merton Hotel's extensive leisure facilities and those who are less energetic may wish to use all night residents bar.
For reservations, please call 01534 880110 and quote "RUGBY TOUR"
If booking on line use promotional code “PDRUGBY14”