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Tour the historic ships and dockyards of the Royal Navy in London, Chatham and Portsmouth, with a talk from Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry CBE, and an after-dinner speech the Daily Telegraph’s defence editor Con Coughlin on HMS Belfast

On this five-day trip you'll explore the very best of Britain's naval heritage, with expert talks from maritime specialists. Starting in London, you'll visit the Old Admiralty Building and Greenwich's impressive Old Naval College. Then it's dinner on HMS Belfast, with the Daily Telegraph's defence editor Con Coughlin as guest speaker. The following day there's a tour around The Historic Dockyard Chatham, the famous maritime museum site in Kent.

Once in Portsmouth, there are visits to the Royal Navy Submarine Museum, HMS Victory, the National Museum of the Royal Navy, the Mary Rose, HMS Warrior, the D-Day Story museum, and a three-course evening meal with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry CBE as guest speaker. Daily Telegraph subscribers will also enjoy pre-dinner drinks with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry.

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Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry CBE PhD
Forecaster, broadcaster and author

Rear Admiral Chris Parry is well-known as a successful strategic forecaster, broadcaster and best selling author. He served 35 years in the Royal Navy as an aviator and warfare officer, in command and as in senior Ministry of Defence appointments. He was mentioned in dispatches during the Falklands War for disabling an enemy submarine and rescuing 16 SAS from a glacier in South Georgia.

Con Coughlin
Defence editor

Con Coughlin is The Telegraph's defence editor and chief foreign affairs columnist. He writes about a broad range of subjects, with a special interest in defence and security issues, the Middle East and international terrorism.

Price includes

  • Full services of a tour guide and tour manager throughout the tour.
  • Four nights' accommodation in three-star hotels.
  • Two evening meals at the Portsmouth hotel, including farewell dinner with guest speaker Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry.
  • Welcome meal on the HMS Belfast with guest speaker Con Coughlin.
  • Four buffet breakfasts.
  • Buffet lunch at the Historic Dockyard Chatham.
  • Buffet lunch at The Churchillian.
  • Executive coach travel.
  • All museum entrance fees.
  • Exclusive for Telegraph subscribers: pre-dinner drinks with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry CBE.

Availability

From
Tue, Tue, Oct 11, 2022
To
Sat, Sat, Oct 15, 2022
Duration
5 Days
Price per person
£1,219*

* Please note, this price is for Telegraph subscribers only. £1269 for non-subscribers. Single supplement: £250. **Pre-dinner drinks with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry for subscribers only; this is a one-hour event and includes two drinks. To redeem your exclusive subscriber offer visit www.telegraph.co.uk/rewards. Calls charged at local rates. Holiday is operated by and subject to the booking conditions of TS Tours, a company wholly independent of Telegraph Media Group Ltd. Travel insurance is not included. In the case of unforeseen circumstances, experts may be substituted. Price and itinerary correct at time of publication but may be subject to change.

From
Tue, Tue, Oct 11, 2022
To
Sat, Sat, Oct 15, 2022
Duration
5 Days
Price per person
£1,269*

* Please note, this price is for all other Telegraph readers. Single supplement: £250. **Pre-dinner drinks with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry for subscribers only; this is a one-hour event and includes two drinks. Calls charged at local rates. Holiday is operated by and subject to the booking conditions of TS Tours, a company wholly independent of Telegraph Media Group Ltd. Travel insurance is not included. In the case of unforeseen circumstances, experts may be substituted. Price and itinerary correct at time of publication but may be subject to change.

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Itinerary

  1. Day
    1
    Dinner on HMS Belfast with Con Coughlin
    London, United Kingdom

    Visit the Old Admiralty Building, Old Naval College and HMS Belfast. Exclusive dinner on HMS Belfast - with the Daily Telegraph's defence editor Con Coughlin as guest speaker - includes a sparkling wine reception and a three-course meal with a half bottle of wine. Overnight in London at the Holiday Inn Express Southwark.

    Accommodation - Holiday Inn Express Southwark
    Meals - Dinner
  2. Day
    2
    Historic dockyard at Chatham
    Chatham, United Kingdom

    Visit the historic dockyard at Chatham. Lunch at the Mess Deck restaurant. Overnight in London at the Holiday Inn Express Southwark.

    Accommodation - Holiday Inn Express Southwark
    Meals - Breakfast, Lunch
  3. Day
    3
    Royal Navy Submarine Museum
    Gosport, United Kingdom

    Travel to Portsmouth. Introduction to Portsmouth's naval heritage. Buffet lunch at The Churchillian. Visit to the Royal Navy Submarine Museum, including HMS Alliance. Overnight in Portsmouth at the Holiday Inn Portsmouth.

    Accommodation - Holiday Inn Portsmouth
    Meals - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  4. Day
    4
    HMS Victory, National Museum of the Royal Navy, Mary Rose, HMS Warrior
    Portsmouth, United Kingdom

    Visit HMS Victory, the National Museum of the Royal Navy, Mary Rose, HMS Warrior, and HMS M33. Enjoy pre-dinner drinks this evening with Rear Admiral Chris Parry (Telegraph subscribers only) and a three-course evening meal in a private dining room with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry as guest speaker. Overnight in Portsmouth at the Holiday Inn Portsmouth.

    Accommodation - Holiday Inn Portsmouth
    Meals - Breakfast, Dinner
  5. Day
    5
    D-Day Story museum
    Portsmouth, United Kingdom

    Visit the D-Day Story museum. Return to London.

    Meals - Breakfast

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Availability

From
Tue, Tue, Oct 11, 2022
To
Sat, Sat, Oct 15, 2022
Duration
5 Days
Price per person
£1,219*

* Please note, this price is for Telegraph subscribers only. £1269 for non-subscribers. Single supplement: £250. **Pre-dinner drinks with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry for subscribers only; this is a one-hour event and includes two drinks. To redeem your exclusive subscriber offer visit www.telegraph.co.uk/rewards. Calls charged at local rates. Holiday is operated by and subject to the booking conditions of TS Tours, a company wholly independent of Telegraph Media Group Ltd. Travel insurance is not included. In the case of unforeseen circumstances, experts may be substituted. Price and itinerary correct at time of publication but may be subject to change.

From
Tue, Tue, Oct 11, 2022
To
Sat, Sat, Oct 15, 2022
Duration
5 Days
Price per person
£1,269*

* Please note, this price is for all other Telegraph readers. Single supplement: £250. **Pre-dinner drinks with Rear Admiral Dr Chris Parry for subscribers only; this is a one-hour event and includes two drinks. Calls charged at local rates. Holiday is operated by and subject to the booking conditions of TS Tours, a company wholly independent of Telegraph Media Group Ltd. Travel insurance is not included. In the case of unforeseen circumstances, experts may be substituted. Price and itinerary correct at time of publication but may be subject to change.

Call now to book 02039938321
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