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D-Day: The Canadian Story

Canadian forces had been in the UK for years; they had already lost some of their best men in the ill fated Dieppe raid of 1942, and were more than keen to play their part in what was to come...

Created on 25th May 2011 at 12:32pm by Backroads Touring
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Ironbridge: Take a journey through history

Ironbridge is a World Heritage site and memorable visit included on Back-Roads Highlights of Britain tour.

 

Created on 29th July 2011 at 14:27pm by Pat Edgar
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ANZAC Day on the Battlefields in France 2011

A moving tale of personal discovery on Back-Roads Anzac Day Tour 2011 as Andie discovers the burial site of her great uncle on the Western Front.

Created on 4th July 2011 at 16:22pm by Mark Banning
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Travelling La Belle France with a Back-Roads Guide

Travelling with Back-Roads through France is a unique opportunity to experience the real French culture. Andy Steele has lived in France and has been guiding with Back-Roads Touring for several years and introduces you to life in France.

Created on 26th May 2011 at 09:14am by Andy Steele
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What's Happening in the UK and Ireland in 2011?

There are always a great number of interesting and fascinating events across the UK each year. This is your one stop guide to some of the best.

Created on 12th June 2014 at 14:08pm by Charlotte
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Grab a great touring deal!

There are still great travel deals to be had with Back-Roads Touring!

Created on 29th July 2011 at 14:33pm by Charlotte
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Kent and Sussex - A charming slice of England

More than a just a commuter county for London - Kent is a beautiful county with a rich history, home to Tudor manor houses, stately homes and castles. We discover more of Kent's hisorical past..... 

Created on 14th September 2011 at 10:40am by Mike Wilson
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Wales - best explored along the back roads

A land of miners and farmers, poets and preachers, the little Principality of Wales punches above its weight in the realms of culture and landscape.

Created on 14th September 2011 at 10:40am by Mike Wilson
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Meet a Back-Roads Expert

During these shows you will find out all about our Europe Tours, Battlefields Tours and Garden Tours. Ther will be also chance to talk about your Tailor Made Private Travel to Europe

Created on 29th July 2011 at 14:34pm by Charlotte Pinnock
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Anzac Day Dawn Ceremony

There is no doubt that this recently introduced commemorative service on the Western Front to commemorate the ANZAC soldiers is very much an event to attend, and so much easier to get to than the Gallipoli peninsula.

Created on 12th June 2014 at 13:26pm by Backroads Touring
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