Things to do in East Midlands
POOLES CAVERN & BUXTON COUNTRY PARK
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...
BEEDLES LAKE GOLF CLUB
170 Broome Lane, East Goscote, Leicestershire, LE7 3WQ
Beedles Lake Golf Club has been going since 1993 and is one of the most delightful courses to play. Ideal for golfers of all standards. Available all year round with well-maintained fairways and bunkers. There is a well stocked Pro Shop ...
BRAILSFORD GOLF COURSE
Pools Head Lane, Brailsford, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 3BU
Set in beautiful countryside on the edge of the Peak District, Brailsford Golf Course comprises 12 holes, of which 6 are played twice to make the full 18. The well-manicured Par 69, 5844 yard course is a delight to play, with a mixture of holes ov...
Steam Rally • Camping
ELVASTON CASTLE STEAM RALLY AND CAMPING
Elvaston Castle Country Park, Derby, DE72 3EP
Pre-paid weekend £45.00, Rally weekend £60.00
Elvaston Steam Rally (Supporting Local Charities) Elvaston Steam Rally is an annual event held on the first full weekend of July. Proceeds from the event are donated to local charities. There’s something for all the family. Steam Engin...
CHESTERFIELD CANAL BOAT CO
The Old Rectory, 19 Newport, Lincoln, LN1 3DQ
Meander through peaceful, rolling countryside on the beautiful Chesterfield Canal. Our luxurious, modern narrow boats are spacious, centrally heated and are 4 or 6 berth. All fully equipped. Competitive rates.
DERBYSHIRE & LANCASHIRE GLIDING CLUB
Camphill Farm, Great Hucklow, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 8RQ
Camphill is just the place for you to try gliding for the first time. We'll give you a flight that you will always remember. You'll find out just how easy it is to soar like a bird.
Theatres, Cinemas & Concert Venues
Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 7EE
The theatre has a mixed programme of amateur and professional performances ranging from live music to drama and dance. Exhibitions, conferences, fairs and film shows also form part of the line-up.
JAPANESE GARDEN & MEDITATION CENTRE
North Clifton, nr Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG23 7AT
Award winning meditation centre and Japanese garden. Regarded as one of the best Japanese gardens and featured in "Inspirational Garden of the World" by the AA and the "Best of British Garden" by ITV. This enchanting garden reflects the natural la...
Hawkhill Road, Eyam, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S32 5QP
Our central theme is the terrible outbreak of Bubonic Plague in 1665-6, when the villagers quarantined themselves and halted the spread of the disease. The world wide spread of plague is covered, and also the recovery, with the development of loca...
STRUTT'S NORTH MILL
Derwent Valley Visitor Centre, Belper North Mill Trust, Bridgefoot, Belper, Derbyshire
In 1804 William Strutt built North Mill, then the world's most technologically advanced, 'fire-proof', building. We now display, by original and replica machinery, the history of cotton spinning, 'Brettles' renown silk and cotton hosiery colle...