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  • What’s On This Weekend In Nottinghamshire: 14 - 16 December 2018

    What’s On This Weekend In Nottinghamshire: 14 - 16 December 2018

    If you're feeling the Christmas spirit there's lots going on across Nottinghamshire to make the most of this magical time of year, and for those who are still feeling a little more Srooge than Stanta's little helper, we've picked out a few comedic highlights in the hope they bring a smile and raise a chuckle. There are many more events on our What’s On calendar, so be sure to have a gander, or read on to check out some of our favourite things to do this weekend…

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  • Eat Local this Christmas - Festive Food Recommendations from Harker's Farm Shop

    Eat Local this Christmas - Festive Food Recommendations from Harker's Farm Shop

    Nestled in the pretty rural enclave of Clipston-On-The-Wolds in the Nottinghamshire countryside lies a hidden gem renowned by those in the know, including many top Midlands restaurants, for their exceptional produce. At the heart of the picturesque Blackberry Farm lies Harker’s Farm Shop, one of the most highly regarded butchers in the country, selling meat raised with the highest standards of traditional stockmanship in the surrounding fields. We caught up with the family-run buiness to get some recommendations for the Christmas dinner table. 

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  • Winter Walks in Nottinghamshire

    Winter Walks in Nottinghamshire

    Nottinghamshire is stunning at this time of year and a walk in the wintery sun can be just the tonic to combat seasonal blues. Wrap up cosy and take a wander around one of the county's country parks, canals or the iconic Sherwood Forest.

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  • What's On This Weekend In Nottinghamshire: 7 - 9 December 2018

    What's On This Weekend In Nottinghamshire: 7 - 9 December 2018

    With December in full swing we are now fully in the mood for spectacular seasonal soirees and cheery Christmas celebrations. Pull on your woolly Christmas jumpers and mosey along to one of these fabulous festive events!

    There’s many more events on our What’s On calendar, so make sure to have a gander, or read on to check out our favourite things to do this weekend…

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  • Winter Walks in Nottinghamshire

    Winter Walks in Nottinghamshire

    Nottinghamshire is stunning at this time of year and a walk in the wintery sun can be just the tonic to combat seasonal blues. Wrap up cosy and take a wander around one of the county's country parks, canals or the iconic Sherwood Forest.

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  • Rufford Abbey STARS Award

    A visit to Rufford Abbey, winners of the Visitor Attraction of the Year Award

    Last week’s long-awaited, high-profile Nottinghamshire Hospitality STARS Awards 2018 saw some of Nottinghamshire’s finest establishments heading home with impressive new accolades and sparkly trophies.

    This year’s winner of the coveted Visitor Attraction of the Year Award was the lovely Rufford Abbey, so we decided to pop in for a cuppa and a chat about their incredible win.

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  • Autumn in Newstead Abbey

    Make the most of autumn in Nottinghamshire

    Now that the summer has traded its warm rays of sunshine for a crispy autumn breeze, it’s time to start layering your clothes, cosy up by the fire and enjoy a hot chocolate with cream and marshmallows on top. Whether you’re a fan of our good old friend called autumn or not, let’s hope our top tips can help make the most of this colourful season.

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  • Nets Kingdom, Sherwood Pines Go Ape

    Tree Top Adventures at Go Ape's Nets Kingdom

    If you go down to the woods today, you’re in for a big surprise… The all new Nets Kingdom at Sherwood Pines! A welcome addition to the Go Ape family which already includes two different tree top adventures and a forest Segway experience. I was lucky enough to take my ‘tribe’ to try out this exciting activity earlier this month...

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  • Kingfisher, bird ringing at Creswell Crags in North Nottinghamshire

    Bird Ringing at Creswell Crags

    It’s not every day that you get to share an experience quite as captivating as this. Jack Baddams, ornithologist and heritage facilitator at Creswell Crags in North Nottinghamshire tells us about ringing of the birds at the Crags.

    Drawn from a breathable cloth bag, like a rabbit from a hat, comes the most exquisite creature. With a mask of iridescent crimson and a vibrant splash of brightest yellow, this ornithological jewel that has just been revealed is a stunning goldfinch.

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