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Conkers, Millennium Avenue, Rawdon Road, Moira, Swadlincote, Leicestershire, DE12 6GA

CONKERS, the award winning attraction at The Heart of the National Forest, a unique mix of indoor and outdoor experiences to keep you and your family engaged for hours.

Bagworth Heath Country Park

Heath Road, Bagworth, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 1DL

Bagworth Heath Country Park has been transformed from scarred industrial landscape of Desford Colliery into a valuable recreational resource, made up of woodland, grassland, heathland, lakes and ponds.


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Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derbyshire, Satnav: DE73 7JF, DE73 7LE

Large walled gardens with flower, vegetable and fruit gardens. Visit the restored orangery and the peach house. Try something different and visit the ice house, the grotto and the gardeners' tunnel.


London Road, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3JB

The Green Flag award winning Coalville Park is a well kept public park with tennis courts, parkland and colourful flower beds. Events are held in the park usually during the summer months.


Church Street, Donisthorpe, DE12 7PY

Created on the former Donisthorpe Colliery which closed in 1990, this 36 hectare site has been reclaimed to create a picturesque new landscape that is accessible for all.


Silver Street, Whitwick, Coalville, LE67 5EU

Located on Hermitage Road, just a couple of minutes drive from Coalville town centre, Hermitage recreation ground has lots of activities for all ages to get involved with.


Ashby Road, Donisthorpe, Leicestershire, DE12 7QG

Take along a picnic brimming with tasty local produce to this 36 hectare picnic site - once a Colliery.


Ashby Road, Ravenstone, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 2AA

Garden that opens for the charity National Garden Scheme.


Oakthorpe, Leicestershire, DE12 7RF

Designated a Local Nature Reserve, this 7 hectare site has; open water, known as “flashes” created from mining subsidence and then flooding from the Salterford Brook, woodland, grassland and wildflower meadows.


c/o Ashby TIC, North Street, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65

Whitwick Park has a large area of open grassland, enclosed children's play area, tennis courts and planted flower beds. Local events take place in the summer months.