Things to do in East Midlands
Steam & Miniature Railways
NOTTINGHAM EAST MIDLANDS MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION
Harvey Hadden Sports Complex, Bilborough Park, Nottingham, NG8 4PB
One of the premier and largest model railway events in the UK, staged each year, over the third weekend in March, by the Nottingham (Bulwell) Model Railway Society, at Nottingham's Harvey Hadden Sports Complex. The exhibition has earned a reput
THE ROYAL OAK
Tattershall Bridge, Lincoln, LN4 4JL
£25.00 per person
Two minutes walk to the river, excellent location for fishing and boating. Ideal base for walkers and cyclists. Restaurant serving home cooked food, bar meals also available. Superb Fisherman's' breakfast are served. All rooms have TV, DVD and hos...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
DUKES WOOD NATURE RESERVE
20-acre woodland, a haven for wildlife with a fascinating industrial heritage. Location of the UK's first onshore oilfield, producing 280,000 tons of oil between 1939 and 1966. Some of the "nodding donkeys" have been restored and are sited around ...
SHERWOOD FLYING CLUB LTD
Nottingham Airport, Tollerton Lane, Tollerton, Nottingham, NG12 4GA
SFC is a friendly club dedicated to providing flying at value-for-money prices. We operate on Thursdays and weekends with a fleet of three 2-seat trainers and a 4-seat tourer. We are a training organisation and run ground-school evening classes to...
COCKETT FARM SHOOTING GROUND
Farnsfield, near Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 8JQ
Situated in the heart of rural Nottinghamshire, Cockett Farm is one of the Midland's finest clay shooting venues.
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
BESTHORPE NATURE RESERVE
One of the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust's newest and largest nature reserves, with areas of open water, reed bed and important grassland. Ideal habitat for a wide range of birds including sedge warbler, whitethroat and willow warbler, wild plant...
ENDERBY GOLF COURSE
Mill Lane, Enderby, LE19 4LH
Beautifully kept gently undulating and interesting 9 hole course featuring over a thousand trees, many bunkers, and several ditches, ponds and mounds to test golfers of all abilities. No prior bookings are required, just turn up and play whenever ...
NOTTINGHAM INDOOR BOWLS CENTRE
Beechdale Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 3FH
Nottingham Indoor bowls centre has a fantastic bowling surface and an excellent "Greengauge" bowling green, a pool table, restaurant, car park, fully licensed bar and meeting room for hire. The centre was the host for the EIBA Nationals in 2014, a...
Kings Road, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, DN35 0PL
Pleasure Island is still the best value day out on the East Coast with its fantastic attractions. Adrenaline draining rides like the Pendulus, the Hyperblaster, the Condor and the Alakazam! - a colossal wheel of steel which rockets you into the sk...
SUNDOWN KIDDIES ADVENTURELAND
Treswell Road, Rampton, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 0HX
This attraction is aimed at children up to the age of ten. Based on storybook characters with indoor and outdoor activities, Angry Birds activity play area, it includes fairy castles, a witches cave and Father Christmas. Tractor, Tra