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In 1874, Abraham Altham, the founder of Althams Travel Services LTD and a local business man known for his ventures in tea & wholesale groceries, treated his customers to a grand trip to Blackpool to boost tea sales and strengthen relationships with buyers. This excursion eventually led to a successful venture into the travel industry, shaping Althams Travel into what it is today.

150 YEARS LATER on Tuesday 23rd July 2024 weโ€™re recreating the 1874 grand trip to Blackpool &
YOU can win a place on the coach!

Included on the FREE TRIP:

  • Coach transfers - Pick up & drop off in central Burnley & Todmordenย 
  • Afternoon tea at the iconic Blackpool Tower including live music by legendary Wurlitzer organists & dancing.
  • Guests will have the chance to explore Blackpool at leisure.
  • 2 Althams Travel Tour guides.
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If you want to be entered into our prize-draw to join us in Blackpool, please call in to your local Althams Travel branch & ask a member of staff.

0800 917 9997

Visit your local Althams Travel branch

Customers who enquire in person at the branch will have the chance to win a seat on the coach for our Blackpool day trip in a prize draw. To be eligible, entrants must have booked a holiday recently with Althams Travel. Complimentary coach transfers to/from Burnley to Blackpool and afternoon tea are included, but additional expenses are not covered. Only the chosen winners can participate in the trip, with no alternative options available. The winners will be announced at random on 31st May 2024. By accepting their prize, winners consent to the use of on the day photographs to be used on our social media, website and possible local press. This trip is in conjunction with Ellen Smith Tours. Terms & conditions apply.ย 

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