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Fat Tuesday by Coach

Mardi Gras 2014

Are you aware that this feast has religious origins and takes place on the eve of Ash Wednesday? It also signifies the beginning of the Lenten Season. Fat Tuesday is also know by many other names like Shrovetide Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday, Pancake Day, Shrove Tuesday, Mardi Gras and more. Fat Tuesday also marks the close […]

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Pancakes

Frying pans at the ready…

It’s Shrove Tuesday! First you need some of this: Then you do this:   And if you do it correctly, you’ll get …   But in the true spirit of Pancake Tuesday, we at Coachholidays.com, like these best!   Coachholidays apologise if you’re on a diet or averse to sweet, scrumptious and hearty treats, but […]

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Happy Chinese New Year!

Celebrate the Chinese New Year 2011 – the year of the Rabbit Today (3rd February) marks the  beginning of celebrations to welcome in the New Year and will continue for more than two weeks. The Chinese New Year is an important celebration following the Chinese Lunar calendar. It coincides with the new moon on the […]

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Blackpool Veterans Week to celebrate, honour and unite all who served

From 21st to 29th June 2008 Blackpool is the meeting place for veterans from all over the UK. Events held throughout the week are designed to entertain young and old and bring together Veterans of all ages. Events include: Military Exhibition and Flying Displays 21-22 June – Promenade Spitfire, hurricane and hawk will display aerobatic […]

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