picture of National Stud

NEWMARKET NATIONAL HORSE STUD plus free time in BURY ST EDMUNDS on Monday 21 June 2021, and the anticipated cost will be £35 (or less) per person dependent on numbers.

The booking is for a private guided tour of the Newmarket National Stud for a behind the scenes tour of the beautiful 500 acre stud which is the only thoroughbred horse stud in the UK open to the general public.

8am: Pickup Higham Ferrers & 8.15am Rushden (using RB Travel private Executive coach) to arrive at the Newmarket Stud at 10am where we are booked into the Waveney Cafe for a cup of tea/coffee (included in the price). At 10.30am their guide will board our coach as we travel around the stud, and he/she will explain the history of the stud and other interesting facts, stopping off at the Foaling unit, The Nursery Paddocks to see the mares and foals, and the superb Stallion Unit with the opportunity to see the stallions in their paddocks. The tour takes 1.5 hours. We will stay on the coach and travel the short distance to Bury St Edmunds for a free afternoon with plenty for you to see including the 1000 year old St Edmundsbury Cathedral, the award winning Abbey Gardens, the shops and restaurants, or maybe you would like to join one of the town's guided tours, their website:www.burystedmundstourguides.org.

If you are interested in this trip, please get in touch with Jean Mole (01933 626608) or Sylvia Wright via the Contact page as soon as possible to register your interest.

Payment in full is due by the 15 May 2021