Most of the day is spent beetling to Stratford Upon Avon, but at mile 13.5 we skirt the estate of family mansion home and events venue, Ragley Hall with its Capability Brown gardens.

Then it is on to Stratford and the multiple ways in which that town celebrates the life and times of Shakespeare.

Post Run
A National Theatre tour is planned.

Ragley Hall
Ann Hathaway’s Cottage
Shakespeare’s birthplace
Dress Code: Courtesans and Jesters

Alcester Inn, Alceseter