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85 Corporation Street | Pilot House, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5QF, England
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Great birthday surprise for my fiance. Had an amazing time and Richard and Connor were great on looking out for us. We had great time on the quad bikes, great value for money and lots of fun time. Absolutely loved it, great activity for a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank inghas
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

What a fabulous day tank riding in the wilds of Northumberland with 3 teenage boys and 1 "adult" . The day was well organised, communications good and the experience itself above our expectations. Would absolutely recommend.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GlobeTrotting818541
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

My 6 year old “army” mad grandson and I thoroughly enjoyed our tank ride experience and can’t wait for our next adventure . Everyone was Extremely welcoming and friendly I couldn’t recommend this any higher for an exciting and different experience for young and old

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ian W
Reviewed December 29, 2018

I had a short tutorial on how to 'drive'the Saracen and it's history ,before taking the controls for a 15 minute drive. The children and other passengers enjoyed the journey too.It was the first day at a new location that will thrive given the enthusiasm...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018

Today, 29th December 2018 we were amongst the first participants at a new venue in Northumberland for a ‘Tank driving experience’. As we are both turning 60 this January I wanted a Birthday present “with a difference” for my “other half”. What a wonderful day...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Christine C
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

I bought my husband a rifle shooting experience for Christmas which we attended recently. Richard was super friendly and interesting, explaining about what the experience entails plus we got to see his collection of ex-military vehicles! We handled a variety of rifles and I was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah B
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a few hours exploring the vehicles with Richard, what a fantastic place. The boys were fascinated and had the opportunity to get inside a chieftain tank plus all the other amazing vehicles. Huge thank you from us.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wuzil
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Great and very informative day out culminating in the personnel carrier! Good knowledge base and a few vehicles with some great history. Great fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Malcolm D
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Excellent communication from start to finish. We were met by Richard and crew. Richard has a passion for his vehicles and very knowledgeable plus some great stories. Had a great time, it felt great to be behind the tillers again and giving me the freedom...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gillyc899
Reviewed April 28, 2018

From first contact to the day itself, Turboventure never missed a beat. I was looking for something better than the standard quads in a field and we certainly found it here. Richard was a gent from the off and tailored the afternoon to our group...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Nick S
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Hi - they use different venues. Give Rick a call and he'll happily help you. He's a really interesting fellow!
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