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Tanks-Alot

Spring Farm | Welsh Lane, Helmdon NN13 5QD, England
+44 1295 768400
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Amazing experience ran by an amazing couple.

Where to start? A warm and enthusiastic welcome from Nick and Kate, and the dogs, and the parrots... read more

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Angelafisher638
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Very Little Driving

Whilst I had a great half-day experience one only drove twice (once in two different vehicles... read more

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TouristSussex
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Sussex
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Tanks A Lot - Amazing 100 acre venue with over 100 tanks and military vehicles and your chance to drive rather than look. Private car crushes available any time. The Full Monty driving day on last Saturday of most months. Large corporate themed events to tiny birthday parties. 25 years experience, 100's of television and film appearances. Huge Armoury with professional stripper! Home of the worlds only stretch Tank Limo, Tank Hearse and Pink Tank - all for hire!
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“survival skills” (10 reviews)
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Spring Farm | Welsh Lane, Helmdon NN13 5QD, England
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"clay pigeon shooting"
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"full monty"
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"survival skills"
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"military vehicles"
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"great fun"
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"musket firing"
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"birthday present"
in 11 reviews
"absolutely fantastic day"
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"bucket list"
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"covered in mud"
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"hot lunch"
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"various activities"
in 4 reviews
"an unforgettable experience"
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"his life"
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"good home cooked food"
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"stag do"
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"split into groups"
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Reviewed today

Where to start? A warm and enthusiastic welcome from Nick and Kate, and the dogs, and the parrots. The first thing you notice is the tanks and the cars, so many to look at. Nick filled us in with the history of some of his...More

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Reviewed today

Whilst I had a great half-day experience one only drove twice (once in two different vehicles) around an admittedly large field in tracked vehicles and twice around a small field in a Springer (dune buggy type vehicle). Spent over an hour in their armoury session...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The guys fitted in our party of 10 at a moments notice. What a fantastic day and time we had. Cannot recommend this enough! Such a cool thing to do! Big thanks to the entire team at Tanks A lot ! We will be back...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place, friendly staff, exciting, enjoyable and something we'll always remember. Bought this for the hubby and he loved every second!

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Vanessa D, Office Admin at Tanks-Alot, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review - maybe see you on one of our FULL MONTY experiences!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very injoyable course made welcome. Freindly very good instructor. Passed with ease. Lots of fun over 2 days . Thanks for all the help guys. Most appropriate. Mark Hereford and Worcester fire service.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic day out, extremely educational and loads of fun, absolutely epic, recomend to everyone

1  Thank Neil C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a 'corporate' day out with these guys and girls, driving tanks, shooting clay pigeons, and stripping a bren gun down, which on the surface did not sound as much fun, but boy did it get competetive!! I would highly highly recommend a day...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful afternoon, my Dad had always wanted to crush a car with a tank, he enjoyed driving the first two tanks around a very challenging course as the ground was very difficult, the instructor made the day very entertaining with stories of...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

My wife surprised me with a half day car crushing experience. The day consisted of driving the FV432, followed by the Gvodsika 2S1 , a trip to the amroury and finishing off with the crushing of a car in a Chieftan fascine vehicle. Our guide...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Very good day to Tanks-A-Lot. The tank driving was great, musket and mortar shooting was very interesting and the bren gun strip and armoury was very good; but if you are of a sensitive nature maybe give the place a miss. Calling a visitor a...More

1  Thank Richard H
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Nick M, Owner at Tanks-Alot, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

I’m pleased you enjoyed the other aspects of the day. The flintlock and mortar stand is run by true English gentlemen, although rather cheeky as are the tank areas and clay shooting stand. However the armoury was hosted by an up state new Yorker who...More

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catia202
23 January 2018|
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Response from Vanessa D | Property representative |
when you purchase a voucher or book a date I send a list of local accommodation - Banbury is only 15-20 minutes taxi ride away so any hotels in Banbury, or Brackley is about 15 minutes away too - or the Green Man at Brackley... More
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Susan H
15 April 2017|
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11 February 2017|
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Response from Nick M |
£270 full Monty or £199 half day or £499 private crush. Email us for full details
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