Things to do in West Midlands
BROAD OAK TROUT LAKES
Gilvers Lane, Hanley Castle, Worcester, WR8 0AT
Broad Oak Trout Lakes is situated in the lee of the Malvern Hills. Very experienced fly fishermen who have years of involvement in the sport. There is a log cabin for all our visitors where they can enjoy a hot drink and home made snacks. Corporat...
FARINGDON GOLF COURSE
Great Coxwell, Faringdon, Oxon, SN7 7LU
A 9 Hole Golf Course - Well Above Par… Faringdon Golf Course is hailed as one of the best 9 hole, par 3 courses in Oxfordshire. Set in beautiful wooded parklands, with lakes and other hazards, making it challenging for the experienced golfer, yet ...
Steam & Miniature Railways
CHURNET VALLEY RAILWAY
Kingsley and Froghall Station, Froghall, Staffordshire, ST10 2HA
The Churnet Valley Railway takes you on a journey back to the classic days of railway travel on a rural line that passes through beautiful countryside known as Staffordshire's "Little Switzerland". Our picturesque stations offer lots of interes
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...
BRANSTON WATER PARK NATURE RESERVE
Branston, Burton-upon-Trent - Access off A38 south of Branston / Burton
A 40-acre lake used by junior wildlife group, model boaters and anglers. Wide variety of bird life. Footpath around lake to woodland, wildflower meadow, children's play facilities, picnic area and information centre. The Trent and Mersey Canal run...
Museums & Galleries
SAMUEL JOHNSON BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM
Breadmarket Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6LG
Discover the life and times of Dr. Johnson, England's greatest man of letters and celebrated wit. His birthplace houses five floors of exhibits including his famous dictionary, period room settings and an introductory video. Johnson spent the f...
Heritage & Steam Railways
Amerton Farm, Stowe-by-Chartley, Stafford, ST18 0LA
The Amerton Railway is a 2ft gauge line, set in the rolling Staffordshire countryside, and situated at the very popular Amerton Working Farm. The Railway is home to the 1897 Bagnall-built saddle tank Isabel which became such a part of Stafford lif...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Wolveley, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 5TB
Meander through the beauty, peace and tranquillity of Bodenham, Worcestershire's 'Hidden Garden'. An oasis of plantations, pools and avenues, beautifully landscaped including over 3000 species of trees and shrubs from all over the world. Walks ...
Moor Road, Morley, Derbyshire, DE7 6DL
Members & Visitors courses. Priory Course is 6,054 yards long and a par 70, the Moorland Course is 6,100 yards long and a par 70. Public welcome on 'pay and play' basis. Please telephone for current green fees. Day tickets are available and discou...
PEACHLEY QUAD TREKKING
Peachley Farm, Peachley Lane, Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire, WR2 6QR
Quad biking treks over 350 acres of unspoilt Worcestershire countryside. Safety is paramount, all treks are fully supervised and include safety equipment and instruction. Six years old and over. Open all year, seven days a week. Caravan park on