Tour of England

The England Tour

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The England tour kicks off on Friday 16th June at Rosemead with a full history of the herd including champions. The tour includes ground transportation and all social events. Lunch, dinner and snacks are included each day (unless indicated as ‘free’ time in the below schedule). Please note: the provision of breakfast will depend on which hotel you select.

Click here for a map of the England Tour 
Click here for a list of accommodation throughout the England tour (you can book accommodation as part of the overall registration process – accommodation subject to availability)

England Tour Schedule

Thursday, 15th June

  • Travel/Arrival Day for England Tour. Airport pick up will be available from a central location point at Heathrow Airport, and from a central location point at Gatwick Airport only. Further information will be sent to the England Tour attendees in advance of arrival in the UK. WAF can only provide airport pick up for those who provide their flight details in advance. Attendees requiring airport pick up, therefore must include their flight details upon registering (and at least one month prior to travel)

Friday, 16th June

  • Tour begins in Guildford, with pick up from Mandolay Hotel and central point
  • Lydling Farm (Rosemead herd)
  • Lockerley Hall Farms (Lockerley Herd)
  • Stonehenge, UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Overnight in Oxford

Saturday, 17th June

  • Departure from official WAF 2017 Oxford hotels, and central pickup point
  • The Royal Three Counties Show for a National show of Aberdeen-Angus cattle
  • Nightingale Farms (Nightingale herd)
  • Dinner at Exeter College, Oxford (Dress code: formal)
  • Overnight in Oxford

Sunday, 18th June

  • Departure from official WAF 2017 Oxford hotels, and central pickup point
  • The Warren (Aynho herd)
  • Visit to the award winning Daylesford Organics farm and farmshop with a guided tour of one of the most sustainable organic farms in the UK
  • Overnight in Oxford (free evening, dinner on own)

Monday, 19th June

  • Departure from official WAF 2017 Oxford hotels, and central pickup point
  • Glympton Farm (Glympton herd)
  • Tour of the JCB factory
  • Overnight in York

Tuesday, 20th June

  • Departure from official WAF 2017 York hotels, and central pickup point
  • Option to visit Alnwick Castle or Broome Park Farm (Aln herd)
  • Morebattle Tofts (Tofts Herd)
  • End tour in Edinburgh (free evening to explore Edinburgh. Dinner on own, a list of restaurants stocking AA beef will be made available)

England Tour Accommodation

Please click here for a list of the accommodation available to book for the England Tour. You can book and pay for your accommodation as part of the registration process