Things to do in South West England
Museums & Galleries
THE LEVANT STEAM ENGINE
Trewellard, Pendeen, near St Just, Cornwall, TR19 7SX
In its tiny engine house perched on the cliff edge, the famous Levant beam engine is steaming again after sixty idle years. The sight, sounds and smells of this 160-year-old engine conjure up the feel of Cornwall’s industrial past.
GREAT TORRINGTON GOLF CLUB
Weare Trees, Torrington, Devon, EX38 7EZ
Attractive and challenging 9 hole, 18 Tee, SSS 62 and Par 64, 4513 Yard heathland course with extensive views of surrounding countryside. Renowned for it's free drainage and superb greens, the course remains open when many others are closed.
REEN MANOR RIDING STABLES
Reen, Perranporth, Cornwall, TR6 0AJ
Novice/experienced adults and children. Beach rides over 3-miles of golden sand. Half hour, 1 and 2 hour rides. Saturday morning kids club. Perfect for groups or individuals of all standards. 300 acres dunes riding. Why not try our 3 Hour...
ROMAN BATHS & PUMP ROOM
Stall Street, Bath, Somerset, BA1 1LZ
The Roman bathing establishment with its magnificent Temple and Baths flourished in Aquae Sulis between the first and fifth centuries AD. It was built around the only natural hot spring in the UK which rises at 46ºC. The Roman remains are remar
Royal Bath and West show ground, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6QN
For thrills and excitement try a fun filled day at Xtreme Off-road Motorsports! Your driving skills and judgement will be tested with our top of the range 400cc Honda Quad-bikes. Descend heart-stopping slippery slopes in our specially prepared...
YELVERTON GOLF CLUB
Golf Links Road, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 6BN
18-hole championship course on the Roborough Down in Dartmoor National Park offering some of the best greens in the South West, and spectacular views across the moors and Tamar Valley to Cornwall. Herbert Fowler, the designer incorporated the orig...
LOOE GOLF CLUB
Bindown, Looe, Cornwall, PL13 1PX
Designed by Harry Vardon, six times Open Winner. A Heath and Parkland course, commanding panoramic views of the Cornish Countryside. Buggies available. Bar and catering facilities available all day. Handicap requirements. Good knowledge of...
BARTON END STABLES
1 New Cottage, Barton End, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire, GL6 0QF
Lessons at Barton End Stables begin at age 2+ and riders with disabilities are catered for at this indoor/outdoor school RDA Centre. We are also BHS approved pony club centre. Preschool special classes available. Good off road hacking ...
Museums & Galleries
HOPEWELL COLLIERY MINING MUSEUM
Cannop Hill, Speech House Road, Coleford, Glos.
A True 'Free Mine' in the heart of the Forest. Regular guided underground tours, allowing visitors to walk through the mine workings to see the conditions in which the miners work. Have the methods used to extract the coal.
TALL SHIPS TRADING
49 Church Street, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3DS
Tall Ships Trading is a Maritime themed shop selling furniture, model boats, paintings, ceramics, gifts and nautical bric-a-brac. Current best sellers include Globes, Custom painted furniture, Clocks & Barometers, Prints of racing yachts by Ste...