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Address: Unit 4 Carr street works | Carr street, Ashton-under-Lyne SK15 2AU, England
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Don't be put off when you try to find it!! After dodging the trucks to get parked you enter below the railway arch into a small shop and waiting room. It is only when you go... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 August 2016
andrewbarnard53
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bought this for our family and it was well worth it We hall had a go and really enjoyed it. The instruction was thorough and easy to understand. It was great fun putting on all the top gun gear and to sit in the cockpit of a jet. You get instruction throughout the flight and help which to be honest... More 

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Thank Sally J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is a brilliant idea for a gift. My boyfriend absolutely loved it. It is run by a very friendly helpful couple who are clearly enthusiastic about what they do. I would definitely recommend.

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Thank Sarah B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

My 1st time at topgun as it had been recommended from a friend I loved it from start to finish really nice couple who run the centre . Great gift idea if anyone is struggling . Can't wait to do it again thanks topgun !!

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Thank Maureen C
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42 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

This experience was purchased as a gift, the recipient was absolutely delighted and arranged the flight simulation date, that went smoothly, date accepted and everything set. The centre is in an unlikely setting and the vicinity leaves a lot to be desired, that said, the lady welcomed us in, all ok so far, then the chap running it came out,... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Bought this experience for my husband and son for husband's birthday. A lovely welcome, very thorough introduction including where they'd be flying (and a map so that we could follow), opportunity to watch on screens what the pilot saw and where they were flying. I got a nice cup of tea whilst I was waiting and we all got a... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This was a surprise for my partner Gary and we really didn't know what to expect (got slightly lost as the sat nav takes you to a dead end) but we was only seconds away. The whole experience was fantastic from being shown the flying route to the putting on of the RAF suit really added to the excitement. Well... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Don't be put off when you try to find it!! After dodging the trucks to get parked you enter below the railway arch into a small shop and waiting room. It is only when you go through to the back that you find.... aeroplanes!!! Anyone can fly a flight sim, but doing it while sitting in a real cockpit gives... More 

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Thank andrewbarnard53
Stockport, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Took my two sons as a treat for their birthdays. They were 28 & 29 but both really enjoyed themselves, one choosing to "fly" round and in and out of the Welsh valleys and the other "flew" down the Manchester Ship Canal to buzz around MUFC at Old Trafford. Very nice couple running things and everything was completely relaxed. All... More 

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Thank MancJester
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Really loved this experience. I was made to feel at ease. I was given great instruction. Always wanted to take controls off a plane and this was a great way to experience it. So much so that now i am thinking of taking flying lessons. I would highly recommend this to people who wanted to have a real life flight... More 

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Thank Dave J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

I bought this as a gift for my mum for Christmas. She tried many times to book but struggled each time. After explaining the voucher was due to expire they said they would honor it as it was still before the expiry date when trying to book when we finally got a date they said they wouldn't. Luckily for me... More 

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