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Scarecastle, Free Spooky Half term boat trips through Harecastle Tunnel

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Harecastle Tunnel - South Portal

Off Chatterley Road

Tunstall

Stoke-on-Trent

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Free boat trips through one of the longest tunnels on the canal network

Child friendly half term activity (no unaccompanied under 18s)

Limited Free on-site Parking. Free bus transport between tunnel portals

Refreshments available to purchase

Buoyancy Aids will be provided

Unfortunately the narrowboats being used on this occasion do not have disabled access. we are therefore unable to accommodate wheelchair users on this event. This is something we hope to be able to offer with future events.

The site has some areas of uneven ground, please wear suitable footwear.

Inside the tunnel will be cold and quite wet - please wear warm clothing.

The trip will take approx 40 minutes and during this time you will be in a dark tunnel.

Please arrive 45 minutes before the time on your ticket to allow for parking, checking in and boarding the boat. Passage cannot be guaranteed to late arrivals.

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No unaccompanied under 18s.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is limited on site parking at the South Portal of the Harecastle Tunnel. It is a one-way trip through the tunnel via narrowboat. Free transport will be available in the opposite direction.

Do I need to wear particular clothing?

Yes, some areas of the site are uneven, please wear sensible footwear. Inside the tunnel will be cold and quite wet so please wear warm clothing. Buoyancy aids will be provided.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Any enquiries should be directed to the following e-mail address scarecastle@yahoo.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes please and make sure that you arrive 45 minutes before the boat departure time appearing on your ticket. Passage cannot be guaranteed to late arrivals.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

This is a free event so refunds are not appropriate

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, but please remember to bring evidence of your booking


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Location

Harecastle Tunnel - South Portal

Off Chatterley Road

Tunstall

Stoke-on-Trent

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United Kingdom

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