Things to do in England
Stately Homes & Gardens
Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 1LE
With peeling paintwork and overgrown courtyards, Calke Abbey tells the story of the dramatic decline of a country house estate. The house and stables are little restored, with many abandoned areas vividly portraying a period in the 20th century.
Hargate Fields Farm, Egginton Road, Hilton, Derby, Derbyshire, DE65 5FJ
Hargate Equestrian is a professional, family run business formed by Barry and Carol Smith in 1994. The farm is set in a 30 acres of land and surrounded by a nature trail. We are also conveniently located off the A50 and A38 with easy acces...
Country Parks, Walks & Viewpoints
VICAR WATER COUNTRY PARK
Mansfield Road, Clipstone, Mansfield, Notts, NG21 9AA
Award-winning 80ha country park with a network of accessible footpaths, cycleways and wildlife habitats. Facilities include a visitor centre with cafe, toilets and information, a children's play area, picnic areas and ample free parking. C...
DROMONBY FARM FISHERY
Kirkby in Cleveland, Stokesley, TS9 7AR
Fishing lakes set under the Cleveland hills. Well stocked, with several carp now over 20lbs with the biggest out in 2014 weighing over 28lbs. Rudd to 2lb and Tench to 3lb. Open dawn till dusk! Available for matches up to 15 people.
Walks & Viewpoints
A Forest Park made up of large areas of mixed woodland. Delamere Forest is just 10 miles from Christleton and provides some excellent walks and cycle routes. There is a visitors centre where the Cafe provides refreshments, an information centr...
MEDINA VALLEY CENTRE
Dodnor Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5TE
Medina Valley Centre is a Christian charity located on the sheltered banks of the Medina river, which means conditions are particularly favourable for novices. We have a fleet of open canoes as well as a fleet of sit-on kayaks and so can offer tas...
Nature Reserve • Day Trip • Tourist Attraction
Lundy Island situated in the Bristol Channel is a place of outstanding natural beauty, but less than 2 hours boat journey from the mainland. With its own shop, tavern and 23 individual properties for visitors to stay in, the peace and tranquillity...
Museums & Galleries
MUSEUM OF CANNOCK CHASE
Valley Road, Hednesford, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS12 1TD
This museum illustrates the rich social and industrial heritage of the area, from medieval hunting forest to coal field community, reflecting the social and domestic life of times past. The new Toys Gallery has a collection of toys from the Victor...
OUSE WASHES NATURE RESERVE
Welches Dam Manea, March, Cambridgeshire, PE15 0NF
The Ouse Washes is an excellent introduction to Fenland wildlife. In the winter, the reserve attracts thousands of ducks and swans; and redshanks, lapwings and snipe breed in the summer. Walking behind the banks avoids putting the wildfowl to flig...
DEVON & SOMERSET GLIDING CLUB LTD
Broadhembury, Honiton, Devon, EX14 3LP
We offer pilot training in our modern fleet of two seat gliders and the opportunity to fly our single seat gliders once qualified. Training is carried out by BGA (British Gliding Association) qualified instructors.