|LICHFIELD FESTIVAL||Tourist Attraction|
Mark your calendars with the following dates for this year's Lichfield Festival: 1st-10th July 2016!
One of the UK's major Arts Festivals.
Centred around the magnificent 13th century three-spired cathedral, and Lichfield Garrick Theatre.
There is an extensive programme of classical, jazz and world music, plus drama, dance, exhibitions, talks, market and outdoor events.
|POOLES CAVERN & BUXTON COUNTRY PARK||Tourist Attraction|
|Green Lane, Buxton, Derbys, SK17 9DH|
Limestone, water and millions of years created this spectacular natural cavern, rich in history and legend.
See Derbyshire's longest stalactite and the incredible "Poached Egg" Chamber. Set in beautiful woodland with trails to Grinlow viewpoint.
Take a journey back through time and follow in the footsteps of poets, royalty, outlaws, Romans and Celts into an amazing underworld of crystals, rock and water.
Follow our expert guides into Derbyshire's most spectacular natural cavern deep beneath Buxton Country Park. Childrens play area, Visitor Centre, exhibitions, restaurant and gift shop. Limited disabled access - phone for details.
Also available GO APE high wire forest adventure course. Please see our website for special events, admission costs and opening times.
|BURTON TOWN HALL||Tourist Attraction|
|King Edward Place, Burton upon Trent|
The Civic Function Suite in all its Victorian Splendour is the ideal venue for Concerts, Exhibitions, Dances, Seminars, Wedding Receptions and Corporate Parties.
Centrally located in the Heart of the Midlands a few minutes walk from the Railway Station, close to the A38/A511/A50/A444. This Venue's versatility is reflected in both the size and character of the rooms. The Main Hall, with stage and balcony houses our Wurlitzer Organ available for hire (events/practice sessions). Customers may self-cater in our kitchen, bring a buffet, or hire in their own caterers. Parking is available at the Town Hall (rear) and there's a large pay and display car park in walking distance.
Call for a brochure, visit our website, or like 'Burton Town Hall Function Suite' on Facebook for details of all our events.
|WEDGWOOD VISITOR CENTRE AND MUSEUM||Tourist Attraction|
|Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST12 9ES|
Set in the heart of the beautiful Staffordshire countryside just 10-minutes off the M6 (Junction 15). The Guided Factory Tours: a unique insight into the world of Wedgwood ceramics. See the master craftsmen and women use traditional skills alongside modern manufacturing technology, work with a Master Potter, make and decorate their own pottery. We encourage visitors to roll up their sleeves, get their hands dirty. The Wedgwood Museum captures over 250-years of Josiah Wedgwood and the Wedgwood Company's unique history. A self-guided, interactive tour takes you on a journey of discovery; learn about Wedgwood and Stoke-on-Trent’s world famous ceramic industry.
|Festival Park, Festival Way, Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 5PU|
Waterworld the UK's No 1 indoor tropical Waterpark.
Experience the thrills and spills of the UK's 1st indoor water rollercoaster; plummet through the thunder and lightening in the black hole; speed through the thundering waters of the superflume; turn your world upside down and plunge into the deep blue water of the space bowl!
You can RELAX along the lazy river, in the hot spa and bubble pools and if splashing around is not for you then take it easy on the beach at the Waters Edge restaurant.
Visit our dedicated website for Special Offers and Discount Vouchers.
|BRANSTON WATER PARK NATURE RESERVE||Tourist Attraction|
|Branston, Burton-upon-Trent - Access off A38 south of Branston / Burton|
A 40-acre lake used by junior wildlife group, model boaters and anglers. Wide variety of bird life. Footpath around lake to woodland, wildflower meadow, children's play facilities, picnic area and information centre. The Trent and Mersey Canal runs alongside and an attractive canalside pub is just a short walk along the tow path.
|TITTESWORTH WATER||Tourist Attraction|
|Off Buxton Road (A53), Meerbrook, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8SW|
Set in the heart of the beautiful Staffordshire Moorlands, Tittesworth Water has something for everyone.
Outside there's a children's play area for all ages, refreshment kiosks - serving snacks, ice cream and drinks, a sensory garden, 2 bird hides, 2 walks and copious amounts of grass to keep the kids happy.
You'll also find an undercover BBQ area, so the British weather needn't spoil your fun and plenty of picnic tables dotted around the site. In the Visitor Centre, we have a new redesigned shop, 80 seater restaurant, serving everything from bacon baps in the morning, Staffordshire Oatcakes for lunch and cream teas in the afternoon.
The centre also houses award winning toilets, including disabled and baby change facilities.
The visitor centre has easy access to all areas including disabled parking facilities and wheelchair access to picnic tables and play equipment.
|Tel: 01538 300400 Fax: 01538 300599|
|THE TRENTHAM ESTATE||Tourist Attraction|
|Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 8AX|
Trentham is currently undergoing a £100 million regeneration project aimed at presenting a myriad of activities and experiences for the whole family to enjoy including: Gardens, lake and adventure play | Monkey Forest | Shopping Village | Woodland and fishing | Aerial Extreme | Food and Drink | Events.
|TRENTHAM MONKEY FOREST||Tourist Attraction|
|Trentham Estate, Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke on Trent, ST4 8AY|
Enjoy a family day out at Trentham Monkey Forest where you will walk along a three-quarter mile forest path with the monkeys roaming freely beside you. Banana Cafe serves a selection of hot and cold snacks. Or you can enjoy a picnic, whilst your children play on the Adventure Playground. Visit our Jungle Shop to purchase a souvenir to remind you of the fabulous time you had. Adults £8, Children £6. Please see our website for further information and opening times. We look forward to seeing you soon.