Things to do in West Midlands
Ruckhall Lane, Hereford, HR2 9RZ
Belmont is a Benedictine Abbey, designed by EW Pugin and opened in 1859, home to a community of about forty-five monks, who meet to pray in the Abbey Church five times a day. The Abbey Church contains fine stained glass by Hardman and is a Grade I...
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 superflum...
THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY HERITAGE MUSEUM
The Old Railway Station, Railway Drive, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8RH
The Great Western Railway Heritage Museum is housed in one of the last remaining permanent railway buildings in the Forest of Dean, on the original site of Coleford Railway Yard. It is the original GWR Goods Station of 1883 with working GWR signal...
POLESWORTH ABBEY & ST EDITHA CHURCH
Location: Situated in the centre of Polesworth, accessed through the ancient Abbey gateway or along the riverside footpath.
Historical sources state that Editha, Princess of Mercia, founded Polesworth Abbey in the 9th century. Today, the ruins of the Abbey Cloister and the two storey Medieval gateway has recently been restored. The Abbey Church later converted to th...
RUDYARD LAKE SAILING CLUB
Off Park Lodge, Lakeside Road, Rudyard, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8RT
A friendly family club catering for all ages and abilities. Sailing takes place on Sundays and alternate Saturdays from early March and continues till December. We also sail on Wednesday evenings April till August. Set in the picturesque Staffords...
The Boatyard, Nelson Lane, Warwick, CV34 5JB
From £450 per week
Welcome to Kate Boats - a family run canal business established for over 20 years. Kate Boats canalboat holiday hire fleet offers narrowboat holidays on the Grand Union Canal, from bases at Warwick and Stockton. Whether you're looking for a family...
THE FALSTAFF'S EXPERIENCE
The Shrieve's House Barn, Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 6EE
Hidden behind the huge oak gates and situated along the Elizabethan cobbled courtyard of the magnificent Shrieve’s House, Falstaff's is a museum like no other. It offers an informative yet theatrical glimpse into 16th Century life. Educational and...
LEAM BOAT CENTRE
Mill Road, Leamington Spa, CV31 1BE
Leam Boat Centre offers pleasure boating for all the family, Hires Rowing Boats, Motor boats, Paddle boats, Canoes & Kayaks on the boating lake and River Leam. The Centre is approved by BCU and AALA to provide Canoe and Kayak Training for all the...
DENBY POTTERY VISITOR CENTRE
Derby Road, Denby, Derbyshire, DE5 8NX
Denby Visitor Centre is next to the pottery in an attractive courtyard. Shops include the Denby Home Store, extensive Factory Shop full of Denby bargains at up to 60% off RRP, gift shops, garden and cookery shops, Dartington Crystal and Bourne's R...
NEEDWOOD FOREST GLIDING CLUB
Cross Hayes Field, Maker Lane, Hoar Cross, Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 8QR
Whether you're a newcomer or an experienced pilot, you'll find a warm welcome awaits you at Needwood Forest Gliding Club - a small and friendly Club in the Heart of the Midlands. With a fleet of modern gliders, state of the art equipment and a tea...