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Dambusters 75Th Anniversary - Royal Albert Hall

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Board Basis: Bed & Breakfast
  • Tour Ref: D2TEDW7249

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach


Relive the Royal Air Force's most daring operation of the Second World War, 75 years to the day, with a gala screening of the newly restored classic British film. Dan Snow will host a commemorative evening paying tribute to Wing Commander Guy Gibson and his comrades of the legendary 617 Squadron. This event will culminate with a screening of The Dam Busters, directed by Michael Anderson and starring Sir Michael Redgrave and Richard Todd, on a huge 40ft screen in stunning 4K definition.

Guests will include family members of the Dam Busters crew, former members of 617 Squadron, renowned historian Paul Beaver, plus a 'bouncing bomb' experiment and music from the world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra. Discover how the iconic raid of 1943 and Barnes Wallis' scientific invention helped change the course of the Second World War.

This 75th anniversary event supports the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund, the RAF's leading welfare charity.

Hilton London Metropole * * * *

Central location • Contemporary lobby and bar area • En-suite bedrooms • Air conditioning • Telephone • Mini-bar • Satellite television • Hairdryer • Trouser press • Tea, coffee-making facilities • Fiamma sports bar • Restaurant • Asian fusion Restaurant on 23rd fl oor • Lift • Indoor swimming pool • Sauna • Gym • Steam room.

PRICE FROM ? £229 per person
Plan My Trip

Day 1
We depart local pickups and travel to London and our hotel for 1 night bed and full English breakfast included. Remainder of the day at leisure. This evening (driver to confirm exact time) our coach will drop off at a convenient point within comfortable walking distance of the Royal Albert Hall for the Dambusters 75th Anniversary Gala Evening. We return back to our hotel after the show.

Day 2
After a leisurely breakfast, we load our luggage onto the coach, our driver will transfer all passengers into London (exact place to be advised by our driver) where the rest of the morning is at leisure. This afternoon the coach will return to our pre-determined point for the return back home to South Wales - making a suitable comfort stop en route.Edwards Holidays terms & conditions apply.

Other Information

Bed and full English breakfast at the 4-star Hilton London Metropole

Ticket for the Dambusters 75th Anniversary Gala Evening in the Stalls

Limited pick ups

Departure Date

17th May 2018 2 days £229

Single room supplement £57

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