Whether you are a seasoned professional or a complete beginner the experience of the fantastic outdoor pursuit of clay pigeon shooting will either fuel your passion or even turn out to be the start of a whole new hobby! Your experience will include all the necessary training in safety and technique from a fully qualified instructor before you step up to test your aim and accuracy and have a go yourself. Have a blast! This experience includes: Full training for two people from an experienced instructor, Use of shotgun and hearing protection and 50 clays and cartridges. Allow 1 hour for your visit. Locations: Derbyshire - Doveridge; Devon - Holsworthy; Dorset - Bournemouth ; Essex - Brentwood ; Hertfordshire - Sawbridgeworth; Kent - Tenterden; North Yorkshire - Skipton; Nottinghamshire - Oxton; Oxfordshire - Long Crendon; Scotland - Ayrshire; Scotland - Cumbernauld; Scotland - Dumfriesshire; Somerset - Portishead; Suffolk - Newmarket; Surrey - Redhill; Surrey - Woking; Warwickshire - Southam; Warwickshire - Wishaw; West Sussex - Worthing; Worcestershire - Redditch.
Enjoy a fun introduction to 4x4 off road driving and conquer the most demanding of terrain. There'll be wheel-churning, axle-grinding mayhem as you tackle steep muddy slopes, gullies and plenty of water and mud! Bounce your way out of trouble over hill climbs and descents as your instructor teaches you to drive off road like an expert. You'll start with a short briefing on safety procedures and driving techniques before off-roading. You will share your experience, as a passenger, with other drivers and take it in turns to drive the vehicle. Location: Staffordshire - Seighford Restriction: Minimum age: 17, Minimum height: 5ft, Maximum height: 6 ft 6 in, Maximum weight: 18 stone, You must hold a full, valid manual driving licence. Your voucher is valid for six months from the date of issue. It is essential that you book and take your experience before this date as vouchers may not be extended beyond the expiration date. Selected weekdays only.
Get behind the wheel of the car of your dreams with the Virgin Experience Super Car Choice.
Pick from an amazing line-up of some of the world's sexiest cars:
- Ferrari 360
- Porsche 911
- Aston Martin
- Audi R8
- Nissan GTR
- V8 Touring car
This would make the perfect gift for the petrol-head in your life - watch their eyes light up as they take control of one of these beautifully engineered cars.
Feel the power, torque and control in your own hands as you take to the track in one these thoroughbred performance cars for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
The experience includes a welcome, introduction and a briefing on circuit driving techniques from a qualified instructor.
Once you've been out on the track, the event concludes with a debrief on how you've done and a certificate presentation to keep as a memento of an incredible day.
- Seven incredible super cars to chose from
- Locations: Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Oxfordshire, Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Lancashire
- Duration 60-90 minutes
- Height and weight restrictions apply (Minimum height: 5 foot 2 inch, maximum 6 foot. Maximum weight 17-18 stone)
- Minimum age: 18 years
- Participants must be in good health
- Vouchers valid for 10 months
- Full UK driving licence must be presented on the day - at some locations, this must have been held for at least 1-3 years
The food is delicious and the atmosphere is warm, but nothing compares with the view as the sights of London sparkle outside your window. What better way to enjoy London then on a Thames Lunch Cruise and to watch the sights glide past your window while you enjoy a relaxing lunch with a friend or loved one?
You will receive a warm welcome before taking your seats for the set three-course lunch menu. After you've eaten, just sit back, relax and enjoy the spectacular views as the cruise takes you past some of London's magnificent attractions.
Cruises run Wednesday to Saturday and last approximately two hours. This would make a wonderful surprise gift or thank you present.
- Cruise departs from Embankment Pier,and boarding is at 11.45.
- Minimum age 5.
- Spend approx two hours on-board
- Drinks are not included but can be purchased separately at the experience.
- Smoking permitted on outside decks only.
- Dress code for the lunch is smart casual.
- Three-course set menu lunch
- Vouchers are valid for 10 months
Virgin Experience Days Fashion Make Over and Photo Shoot For 2
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With this Virgin Experience Days Fashion Make Over and Photo Shoot for Two you can strike a pose to create some treasured memories.
After arriving at whichever studio you choose from the 70 locations available, you will both enjoy a style consultation, followed by an expert make-up session and hair-styling session.
Once you're looking fabulous, you can step onto the photographic set to enjoy a fashion photo shoot you'll never forget. A professional photographer will decide on a range of clothing and background changes to create perfect looks for both of you.
After the photo shoot, you will be able to view your pictures and can select one complementary A4 print each, plus any additional ones you'd like to buy.
- Location: Over 70 across UK and Eire. Scotland- Fraserburgh, Dundee & Troon.
- Age restriction: 18 years
- Kindly note that under 18's must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- You should expect to spend 2-4 hours at the studio
- Vouchers are valid for 10 months
- A £30 deposit is taken when booking to be reimbursed after the session
- Experience is for 2 people
Virgin Experience Days Bruges Christmas Market Day Trip for Two
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Enjoy a one day excursion to the magical city of Bruges. This medieval site is even more beautiful at Christmas, when you will get the chance to explore the Belgium city in the midst of winter. Browse Bruges Market Square, complete with an ice rink and the many festive stalls forming a ring around the outdoor rink. You’ll really feel like you’ve stepped back in time on the cobbled streets of Bruges, with its medieval buildings and even horse and carts. You’ll find plenty of lovely things to fill stockings with.The wonderful atmosphere will really get you in the mood for a traditional Christmas, with sparkling lights illuminating the square. Grab a nice hot beverage to warm you up after all that shopping or try the distinguished local beer before jumping back on the coach. Your experience includes the return journey from London,on the coach and ferry, plus plenty of free time for Christmas shopping and exploring the historic city.
- Return luxury coach travel
- Return cross channel ferry
- Services of an Anderson Tours Tour Manager
- Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card
- Cancellation indemnity
You will be picked up by your coach at approximately06.00 from one of five pick-up points in London. Enjoy luxury coach travel to Dover where you will board the ferry to Calais. From Calais you will travel to Bruges and arriveat approximately13.30. Explore the stalls and take in the wonderful festive atmosphere of this European Christmas Market. At 17.00 you will board the coach again and head back to Calais. You will arrive in London at approximately 23.00. London coach pick-up points are : Earls Court, Baker Street, Victoria, Lewisham.
Virgin Experience Days Little Lady Pamper Package at Tranquil Day Spa (Mini Manicure, Pedicure and Mini Make Up)
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Treat your little lady to three fantastic mini-treatments that she will love! At a choice of four wonderful Tranquil Day Spas in the Midlands, Merseyside and Cheshire, you can have your little angel pampered from head to foot with a mini manicure, mini pedicure and mini make up session. Each treatment will last around 15 minutes, long enough to have her looking like a princess. The age range for this experience is 8 to 16, so there is a variety of colours and styles to choose from, just in case pink isn't her favourite colour any more. She will leave with gorgeous fingers and toes and a make over that makes her feel like a star with the Little Lady Pamper Treat. When she arrives at the Tranquil Day Spa of your choice, she will receive an initial consultation before it's time to enjoy the three pre-booked pamper treats. Your little lady will enjoy a mini manicure - for gorgeous fingernails, a mini pedicure - for sparkling toes, and a mini make-up session - for an expertly applied look. She'll love spending time in the beauty rooms and will leave looking and feeling like a superstar. Minimum age 8. Maximum age 16. All participants must be accompanied by a parent or guardian Available 7 days a week. Date restrictions may apply. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity. Locations: West Midlands - Stourbridge, Brierley Hill; Cheshire - Altrincham; Merseyside - Liverpool.
Virgin Experience Days Spa Treat for Two at Bannatynes Spa
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We all deserve a little treat now and then. Head to one of the many fabulous Bannatyne's Spas across the country to enjoy a little respite. As it's a Spa Treat for Two it means you can bring along a friend, partner or family member to keep you company. One of you can enjoy a fantastic 25 minute treatment whilst the other will enjoy an equally good but slightly shorter 15 minute treatment.
Maybe you're taking your friend on a relaxing day out? They'll appreciate the extra treatment time on their special day. Whoever the lucky person is having 25 minutes with the spa therapist; they will enjoy a Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage or an Energising Facial. The other will have a mini version of this with a massage or an Elemis Welcome Touch Facial, the choice is yours.
With so many Bannatyne Spas nationwide you are sure to find one near you to enjoy a memorable day out. One guest to choose a from a back neck and shoulder or energising facial. One guest to choose a from a mini back neck and shoulder or welcome touch facial. Use of the facilities during your experience. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity.
Why not take a helicopter flight over the centre of London where you will be treated to a unique view of all the major attractions like the London Eye, Buckingham Palace and Houses of Parliament. You will be treated to a truly unique view of the Capital city and a trip to remember. Make sure you bring your camera with you because this will be a unique opportunity to take in the sights of London from a very different perspective.
The flight departs from Chessington in Surrey. You should allow approximately one hour for the whole experience. The flight itself will last approximately 30 minutes. Guests are requested to arrive 30 minutes before the flight time. Available on selected weekend dates throughout the year. Spectators are welcome to wait at the airfield while you take your flight.
Please Note: During the London Olympics 2012 there is a no flight zone over London. Therefore this experience will not be able to be booked during the Olympics events.
- Minimum age 2 years however all children must be accompanied by a full paying adult.
- Maximum weight: 16 stones
- Maximum height: 6.5ft.
- You should not fly if you suffer from epilepsy or are pregnant, please check with Doctor prior to booking if you have any health concerns.
- Locations; Essex - Damyns Hall; Surrey- Redhill.
Virgin Experience Days Two Night Break for Two at a Hallmark Hotel
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Relax with a fabulous two night break for two at your choice from a range of seven Hotels. Why not enjoy an invigorating workout, refreshing dip in the pool or simply enjoy some down time in the relaxing atmosphere at one of the hotels featuring a Health Club and Spa. Whichever you choose, a visit to one of these hotel is sure to leave you feeling truly spoilt. Two nights accommodation for two. Full English or continental breakfast. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation Indemnity.
All the hotels have complimentary car parking although spaces are limited in Carlisle.
- Derbyshire - Derby
- Yorkshire - Hull
- Cumbria - Carlisle
- Manchester - Wilmslow
- Dorset - Bournemouth
- Surrey - Croydon
- Gloucestershire - Gloucester
Gather your loved ones together and create a lasting memory with this Family Photoshoot Session. You and your loved ones will be welcomed into a professional studio in London or Birmingham for a fabulous photoshoot with a selection of backgrounds and props to choose from to achieve your perfect shot. Your professional photographer will work with you to create the kind of image you're after, whether it's fun, frantic, contemporary or traditional. You'll enjoy complimentary drinks throughout the session and at the end, you'll be invited to view all the photos to choose your favourite to take away with you as a complimentary electronic image or to be sent as a 9 x 6 inch print by post. What better way to capture a wonderful memory of your family, whether you have a new arrival to celebrate or they're all grown up? Locations: Bishopsgate, London, Central Birmingham. What's Included: Welcome and consultation, Professional family photoshoot (up to 2 adults and 3 children), One electronic image to take home with you or one 9 x 6 inch print (depending on location), Private viewing session, Complimentary drinks throughout, Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card, Cancellation indemnity.
Virgin Experience Days 2 Course Meal with Wine at a Raymond Blanc Brasserie
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Taste the simple, yet divine dishes of Brasserie Blanc.
The celebrated TV chef Raymond Blanc has won many awards over the span of his career, including an OBE. Brasserie Blanc was conceived because he wanted to create a menu full of hearty, homely French dishes, reminiscent of his childhood.
Blanc's gospel is to use fresh ingredients that are local and seasonal as well as tasty, and so the menu changes throughout the year. Take your seats and enjoy a lovingly prepared two-course lunch or dinner, from a set menu, in one of seven warm and welcoming brasseries; five in London.
Take your pick from Southbank, St Paul's, Chancery Lane, Charlotte Street or Trinity Square, Milton Keynes or Bath and enjoy a 125ml glass of wine with your meal. You can choose a starter and main or main and dessert, from at least three options for each course. Two-course meal from a set menu. Glass of house wine each. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card, and cancellation indemnity.