Things to do in England
Stately Homes & Gardens
Minster Yard, York, YO1 7JL
Whether you've got an hour to spare or the whole day - there's something for you at National Trust, Treasurer's House. This unusual property is the legacy of one enigmatic Yorkshire man, Frank Green, who owned the house between 1897 and 1930. A ho...
Watermill • Tourist Attraction
HOUGHTON WATER MILL
Mill Street, Houghton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 2AZ
A large timber-built watermill on an island in the Great Ouse, with intact machinery which is still operational. The mill has a restored working waterwheel and an art gallery exhibits work by local photographer every July and August. Last working ...
MEDINA VALLEY CENTRE
Dodnor Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5TE
Medina Valley Centre is a Christian charity located on the sheltered banks of the Medina river, which means conditions are particularly favourable for novices. We have a fleet of open canoes as well as a fleet of sit-on kayaks and so can offer tas...
Stately Homes & Gardens
NEWBY HALL & GARDENS
Ripon, North Yorkshire, GH4 5AE
Gates open at 11am, last admission 5pm. Garden cleared 5.30pm.
One of Britain's finest Adam houses, with Chippendale furniture, Gobelins tapestries and classical statuary, the Compton 's have resided in Newby Hall since 1748!. Set in 25-acres of stunning, award winning gardens including one of Europe's lar...
Troutbeck, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0SJ
Double w/Breakfast from £55.00 - £130.00 per night
Troutbeck Inn a Four Star Country Hotel nestled in the delightful hamlet of Troutbeck, midway between Penrith and Keswick in the north lakes. We offer all guests a warm and friendly welcome. All rooms are en-suite, beautifully decorated to a hi...
YEARSLEY SWIMMING POOL
Haley's Terrace, Haxby Road, York, YO31 8SB
Yearsley swimming pool is one of the largest pools in the North of England, it is the only original Edwardian swimming pool of its type. There is a wide range of swimming lessons and activities for both children and adults.
BERWICK-UPON-TWEED (GOSWICK) GOLF CLUB
Goswick, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2RW
Goswick Links was an Open Golf Qualifying Course for the years 2008-2012 and again in 2018 onwards. This James Braid designed course is a masterpiece, at 6654 yards and with a par of 72, it will give you a true test of golf. Today's Golfer ...
TRELAWNEY GARDEN CENTRE
Sladesbridge, Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27 6JA
Part of the prestigious Garden Centre's Association. Non smoking restaurant seats 150 with full provision for disabled persons. Children welcome. Traditional carvery menu, overlooking the lake.
Nature Reserve • Day Trip • Tourist Attraction
Lundy Island situated in the Bristol Channel is a place of outstanding natural beauty, but less than 2 hours boat journey from the mainland. With its own shop, tavern and 23 individual properties for visitors to stay in, the peace and tranquillity...
Museums & Galleries
NATIONAL HORSERACING MUSEUM
99 High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JH
Racing history from its Royal origins to Lester Piggott, Frankie Dettori and other modern heroes. Highlights include: the head of Persimmon, a great Royal Derby winner in 1896; a special display about Fred Archer, the late Victorian jockey who com...