Things to do in North West England
CUMBERLAND PENCIL MUSEUM
Southey Works, Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG
Home to the worlds longest coloured pencil! Enter the museum through a replica of the Seathwaite mine where graphite was first discovered 250 years ago. Through words, pictures and carefully restored machinery you can trace the history of pencil m...
BENTHAM GOLF CLUB
Wenningdale Leisure ltd, Robin Lane, High Bentham, Nr Lancaster, LA2 7AG
Bentham Golf Club is situated amongst some of the most lovely countryside in the Three Peaks area of North Yorkshire. Play in and enjoy some of the most idyllic surroundings on a superb professional 18 hole golf course with views out to Ingleborou...
BLACK PRINCE HOLIDAYS LTD
Acton Bridge Base, Northwich, Cheshire
Based near Northwich, Acton Bridge is a good starting point for a number of routes. Travelling north, you meet the canal where it all started - the Bridgewater Canal, which takes you lock free to Manchester. From there you can travel to the Lee...
CREWE HERITAGE CENTRE
Crewe Heritage Centre, Vernon Way, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 2DB
Crewe Heritage Centre is open weekends and bank holidays ONLY from Easter until the end of September. Signal boxes, exhibitions, locomotives, and outdoor and indoor play area. A destination for all the family. Group visits welcome by arrangement.
DEAN WOOD GOLF CLUB
Lafford Lane, Upholland, Skelmersdale, WN8 0QZ
Dean Wood Golf Club set in Lancashire parkland is a superb and rewarding challenge for golfers of all standards. As well as a thriving membership the club also holds several open competitions each year which has visitors coming back time and again...
LAKELAND MINIATURE VILLAGE
Coach House, Winder Lane, Cumbria, LA11 7LE
Over 100 buildings made from local Coniston slate. Houses, farms and barns create the Lakeland landscape. The model village has been growing since 1992, but it will be a few years yet before it is completed. VISIT LAKELAND IN A DAY - these miniatu...
Theatre • Concert Hall
LANCASTER GRAND THEATRE
St. Leonardgate, Lancaster, LA1 1NL
Lancaster Grand Theatre has been providing the highest standard of entertainment since 1782. Entertainment at the Grand includes musicals, drama, dance, orchestra and comedians. Guided tour for groups are available by prior arrangement.
TRACS (UK) LTD
Linmere Visitor Centre, Delamere Forest, Cheshire, CW8 2JD
Tracs (UK) offers people of all ages and ability the opportunity to experience the beauty of the great outdoors through cycling by hiring one of our mountain bikes. Riding though the tranquil countryside on a mountain bike is a rewarding experi...
COCKERMOUTH GOLF CLUB
The Clubhouse, Embleton, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9SG
The course is laid out on fell land on the east side of Cockermouth and is easily accessible from the A66 trans-Pennine road. At 5410 yards it is not regarded as long. Nevertheless, it gives a stern test to the discerning golfer. A positive featur...
BOUSTEAD HILL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE
The Beeches, Cumbria, CA5 6AA
Boustead Hill Equestrian Centre is based seven miles North West of Carlisle. We have very friendly staff who cater for all levels of riders, helping them achieve their goals. Horse Riding lessons in Cumbria are available Tuesday - Sunday during th...