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  • go ape

    Unleashing our inner Robin Hood at Go Ape

    If ever there were a quintessentially Nottinghamshire-esque activity, Go Ape at Sherwood Pines has got to be it. Gallivanting through the trees at Sherwood Forest like a certain outlaw hero you may have heard of? You can’t get much more Nottinghamshire than this.

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  • Perfect picnic spots in Nottinghamshire

    Perfect picnic spots in Nottinghamshire

    Nothing says summer like a picnic on a sunny day. We reckon we’re in for some warm weather, so grab your wicker baskets and gingham blankets and head off into the great outdoors.

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  • Perfect picnic spots in Nottinghamshire

    Perfect picnic spots in Nottinghamshire

    Nothing says summer like a picnic on a sunny day. We reckon we’re in for some warm weather, so grab your wicker baskets and gingham blankets and head off into the great outdoors.

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  • dot to dot

    What's On this Bank Holiday Weekend in Nottinghamshire: 24 - 27 May 2019

    We’ve been a bit spoilt for long weekends over the past couple of months, with Easter swiftly followed by May Day. Another brilliant bank holiday is on the horizon and be sure to the make most of it, it’s going to be a long wait until the next one in August. There’s loads of great events coming up across Nottinghamshire this weekend - take a look at our top picks. 

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  • belvoir castle

    Experiencing the brand-new attractions at Belvoir Castle

    Exciting things are afoot at Belvoir Castle. They’ve just launched their biggest season in a decade, with a packed visitor programme following the opening of the £2.5m artisan shopping village, the opening of the castle’s underground tunnels and the introduction of a series of characters to bring its thousand-year history to life - so off we went to see for ourselves.

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  • Walk in the footsteps of the Mayflower Pilgrims

    Walk in the footsteps of the Mayflower Pilgrims

    Most of us heard about the Mayflower and its epic journey to the New World which took place in 1620, but not as many can say exactly what is the Mayflower Pilgrims’ connection to Nottinghamshire and how it all began.

    As part of this year’s English Tourism Week we’d like to bring the history to life and help you walk in the footsteps of the Mayflower Pilgrims, who are considered the founding fathers and mothers of the modern-day America.

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  • Photographer Chris Dale On Exploring Sherwood Forest

    Photographer Chris Dale On Exploring Sherwood Forest

    March 21 is the International Day of Forests, and Nottinghamshire is lucky enough to have one of the most stunning forests in the UK. Explore the ancient oaks and wild heathland of Sherwood Forest and you'll encounter some wonderfully atmospheric scenery. Last year, we spoke to local photographer Chris Dale, who has wandered these woodlands throughout the seasons, veering off the beaten track to capture the beauty of this spectacular area with his lens.

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