Explore

Here is our guide to finding all things local, with distances from Hipsley Farm Cottages and a route so you can have Google Maps guide you there! There's a set of quick links below.

Shops   ·   Money   ·   Fuel   ·   Medical   ·   Pets   ·   Pubs   ·   Takeaways   ·   Culture   ·   Leisure   ·   Sport   ·   History

Shops

Local Shop: Hurley Post Office And General Store
Tel: 01827 872201
Distance: 1.5 miles
Address: 11 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone CV9 2JE  Get Route
Opening Hours: www.openinghourspostoffice.co.uk/

Local Supermarket & Post Office: Wood End Co-Op
Distance: 1.9 miles
Address: Tamworth Road, Wood End, Atherstone CV9 2QH  Get Route
Tel: 01827 872383
Website (opening hours): www.tamworth.coop/store/wood-end-convenience-store/
Summary: Local supermarket with a good range of produce open from 7am.

Shopping and Craft Village: Hoar Park Craft Village
Distance: 5.9 miles
Address: Hoar Park Farm, Ansley, Nuneaton CV10 0QU  Get Route
Website: www.hoar-park.co.uk/shops
Summary: Set in 141 acres of beautiful North Warwickshire countryside, with a courtyard of 17th Century barns converted into retail and craft shops. Delightful shops, a garden centre, children's farm and restaurant - all in one place.

Shopping Centre: Ventura Retail Park
Distance: 7.5 miles
Address: Ventura Park Rd, Tamworth B78 3JD  Get Route
Website: www.visittamworth.co.uk/ventura-retail-park
Summary: An extensive retail park that requires transport to negotiate between the main sections. It has a wide range of shops (see below) but can be congested so check traffic before you go!
Sainsburys (with petrol station), Asda 24 hr (with petrol station), M&S, Boots, Halfords, Pets at Home (including vet), Next, John Lewis at Home, Argos, TK Maxx, W H Smith, Hobbycraft, Mothercare

Books, Coffee and Farm: Astley Book Farm
Distance: 9.4 miles
Address: Astley Lane, Bedworth CV12 0NE  Get Route
Website: www.astleybookfarm.com/
Summary: Nourish both body and mind! If you're a book lover you will love this place. Not only the largest second-hand bookshop in the Midlands, but a great place to browse, relax in a comfy chair, read a book and enjoy a coffee and cake.

Shopping Centre: The Gracechurch Centre
Distance: 12 miles
Address: Sutton Coldfield B72 1PA  Get Route
Website: www.gracechurchcentre.com/
Summary: A Sutton Coldfield shopping centre that is relatively easy to get to, park and get around, and has a wide range of stores.

Shopping Village: Heart of the Country Shopping Village
Distance: 14.6 miles
Address: Swinfen, Lichfield WS14 9QR  Get Route
Website: heartofthecountryvillage.com/
Summary: A collection of converted 19th century farm buildings – now home to individual shops and boutiques. A fabulous range of independent shops, selling gorgeous furniture, clothes, jewellery and crafts with a delicious choice of places to eat.

Farmers' Market: Lichfield Farmers' Market
Distance: 15.3 miles
Address: Market St, Lichfield WS13 6LH  Get Route
Tel: 01543 309853
Website: www.visitlichfield.co.uk/content/lichfield-farmers-market-0
Summary: A delightful Farmers' Market which takes place on the first Thursday of every month (except January), between 9am & 3pm and an extra market for Christmas on the third Thursday in December.

Shopping Centre: Mailbox Birmingham
Distance: 18 miles
Address: Royal Mail Street, Mailbox, Birmingham B1 1RD  Get Route
Website: www.mailboxlife.com/
Summary: An upmarket shopping and office development in the centre of Birmingham. It serves as the base for BBC Birmingham and houses one of seven Harvey Nichols department stores in the United Kingdom.


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Money

Nearest Cashpoint: Hurley Post Office (cashpoint inside)
Tel: 01827 872201
Distance: 1.5 miles
Address: 11 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone CV9 2JE  Get Route
Opening Hours: www.openinghourspostoffice.co.uk/

24hr Cashpoint: Lloyds Bank - Atherstone
Tel: 0345 300 0000
Distance: 4.6 miles
Address: 96 Long St, Atherstone CV9 1AR  Get Route
Opening Hours: https://www.bank-opening-times.co.uk/lloyds-bank/lloyds-bank-atherstone.html

24hr Cashpoint: Barclays Bank - Atherstone
Tel: 0345 734 5345
Distance: 4.7 miles
Address: 90 Long Street, Atherstone CV9 1AP  Get Route
Opening Hours: https://www.bank-opening-times.co.uk/barclays-bank/barclays-bank-atherstone.html


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Fuel

The two closest petrol stations are both 24 hr and opposite each other on the A5 Dordon:

Petrol Station (24hr): Dordon Service Station (Esso, Spar & Starbucks)
Tel: 01827 891880
Distance: 4.1 miles
Address: Watling Street, Dordon, Warwickshire B78 1SU  Get Route

Petrol Station (24hr): Euro Garage Centurion (Gulf & Londis)
Tel: 01827 892834
Distance: 4.0 miles
Address: Watling Street, Dordon, Staffordshire B78 1SS  Get Route



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Medical

Doctor: Pear Tree Surgery - Hurley
Tel: 01827 872490
Distance: 1.2 miles
Address: 103 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone, CV9 2JA  Get Route
Website: www.peartreesurgery.nhs.uk/

Doctor: Pear Tree Surgery - Kingsbury
Tel: 01827 872755
Distance: 3.9 miles
Address: 28 Meadow Close, Kingsbury, Staffordshire B78 2NR  Get Route
Website: www.peartreesurgery.nhs.uk/

Dentist: Coleshill Dental Centre
Tel: 01675 463305
Distance: 7.8 miles
Address: 118-120 High Street, Coleshill, Birmingham B46 3BJ  Get Route
Website: www.coleshilldentalcentre.co.uk/

Hospital: George Eliot Hospital
Tel: 024 7635 1351
Distance: 12.0 miles
Address: College St, Nuneaton CV10 7DJ  Get Route
Website: www.geh.nhs.uk/

Pharmacy: Grendon Pharmacy
Tel: 01827 715350
Distance: 3.5 miles
Address: 150 Boot Hill, Grendon, Warwickshire, CV9 2EW  Get Route
Website: www.alphega-pharmacy.co.uk/pharmacy/grendon/grendon-pharmacy

Pharmacy: Lloyds Pharmacy - Kingsbury
Tel: 01827 874927
Distance: 3.8 miles
Address: Tamworth Rd, Kingsbury B78 2LL  Get Route
Website: www.lloydspharmacy.com/


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Pets

Vets: The Lodge Veterinary Centre
Tel: 01675 467266
Distance: 8 miles
Address: 1 Coventry Road, Coleshill, B46 3BB  Get Route
Website: www.lodgevet.co.uk/

Vets: PAWS Veterinary Health Centre
Tel: 02476 384064
Distance: 11.4 miles
Address: Edward St, Nuneaton CV11 5RP  Get Route
Website: www.pawsvets.co.uk/

Vets: Willows Veterinary Centre
Tel: 0121 712 7070
Distance: 19.9 miles
Address: Highlands Rd, Shirley, Solihull B90 4NH  Get Route
Website: www.willows.uk.net/


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Pubs

Baxterley: The Rose Inn
Tel: 01827 713939
Distance: 1.9 miles
Address: Main Rd, Baxterley, Atherstone CV9 2LE  Get Route
Website: www.roseinnbaxterley.co.uk/

Bentley: The Horse & Jockey
Tel: 01827 715236
Distance: 2.9 miles
Address: Coleshill Rd, Bentley, Warwickshire CV9 2HL  Get Route
Website: www.thejockeybentley.co.uk/


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Takeaway Food

Indian: Lentils indian takeaway
Tel: 01827 870053
Distance: 1.1 miles
Address: 119 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone CV9 2JA  Get Route
Summary: Excellent Bangladeshi takeaway and conveniently close!

Fish and Chips: Atlantic Fish Bar - Kingsbury
Tel: 01827 870350
Distance: 3.9 miles
Address: 10 Tamworth Rd, Kingsbury, Tamworth B78 2LD  Get Route
Summary: Excellent fish and chips!

Fish and Chips: Coleshill Road Fish & Chip Shop
Tel: 01827 714112
Distance: 4.1 miles
Address: Coleshill Rd, Bentley, Warwickshire CV9 2HL  Get Route
Summary: Excellent fish and chips!


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Culture

Theatre: Lichfield Garrick Theatre
Tel: 01543 412121
Distance: 15 miles
Address: Castle Dyke, Lichfield WS13 6HR  Get Route
Website: www.lichfieldgarrick.com/

Arts Centre: Bedworth Arts Centre
Tel: 024 7664 3255
Distance: 14.2 miles
Address: High Street, Bedworth CV12 8NF  Get Route
Website: www.bedwortharts.org.uk/

Heritage Centre: Bedworth Heritage Centre
Tel: 024 7661 9126
Distance: 13.7 miles
Address: All Saints Square, Bedworth CV12 8NR  Get Route
Website: www.bedworth-society.co.uk/the-parsonage-project

Museum and Art: Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery
Tel: 024 7635 0720
Distance: 10.8 miles
Address: 227 Coton Rd, Nuneaton CV11 5TU  Get Route
Website: www.nuneatonandbedworth.gov.uk/info/20038/museum_and_art_gallery/160/museum_and_art_gallery

Theatre: Belgrade Theatre
Tel: 024 7655 3055
Distance: 13.6 miles
Address: Belgrade Square, Corporation St, Coventry CV1 1GS  Get Route
Website: www.belgrade.co.uk/

Theatre: Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Tel: 0121 236 4455
Distance: 18 miles
Address: Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EP  Get Route
Website: www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/


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Leisure

Children's Farm: Ash End House Children's Farm
Tel: 0121 329 3240
Distance: 7.5 miles
Address: Middleton Lane, Tamworth B78 2BL  Get Route
Website: www.childrensfarm.co.uk/

Zoo: Twycross Zoo
Tel: 0121 329 3240
Distance: 10.6 miles
Address: Burton Rd, Atherstone CV9 3PX  Get Route
Website: twycrosszoo.org/
Summary: Twycross Zoo has the largest collection of monkeys and apes in the Western World.

Medieval Building and Grounds: Middleton Hall
Tel: 01827 283095
Distance: 7.6 miles
Address: Middleton, Tamworth B78 2AE  Get Route
Website: www.middleton-hall.co.uk/

Water Park: Kingsbury Water Park
Tel: 01827 872660
Distance: 5 miles
Address: Bodymoor Heath Lane, Kingsbury, Sutton Coldfield B76 0DY  Get Route
Website: countryparks.warwickshire.gov.uk/country-parks/kingsbury-water-park/

Water Park: Bosworth Water Trust Leisure Park
Tel: 01455 291876
Distance: 11.2 miles
Address: Wellesborough Rd, Market Bosworth, Nuneaton CV13 6PD  Get Route
Website: www.bosworthwatertrust.co.uk/

Garden Centre: Planters Garden Centre
Tel: 01827 251511
Distance: 2.7 miles
Address: Woodlands Farm, Trinity Rd, Tamworth B78 2EY  Get Route
Website: www.plantersgc.com/
Summary: Huge garden centre with pet and aquatic departments, plus a restaurant and skytrail adventure area.

Theme Park: Drayton Manor Theme Park
Tel: 0844 472 1950
Distance: 9.5 miles
Address: Drayton Manor Dr, Fazeley, Mile Oak, Tamworth B78 3TW  Get Route
Website: www.draytonmanor.co.uk/


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Sport

Winter Sports: Snowdome Tamworth
Tel: 0344 800 0011
Distance: 8.2 miles
Address: Leisure Island, River Drive, Tamworth B79 7ND  Get Route
Website: www.snowdome.co.uk/
Summary: All weather skiing and snowboarding centre with kit rental, an ice rink, swimming pool and gym.

Bowling: Namco Funscape / Strykers Bowl
Tel: 01827 68448
Distance: 8 miles
Address: Castle Grounds, River Drive, Tamworth B79 7ND  Get Route
Website: namcofunscape.com/tamworth
Summary: Complex with bowling plus kids' soft play, video games, sports bar and diner.

Paintballing: NPF Bassetts Pole
Tel: 0121 323 1000
Distance: 11.2 miles
Address: London Rd, Bassetts Pole, Birmingham B75 5SA  Get Route
Website: www.npfbassettspole.com/
Summary: Outdoor action adventure with laser combat, paint balling and quad trekking, plus movie set zones.

Horse Racing: Warwick Racecourse
Tel: 01926 405560
Distance: 32.9 miles
Address: Hampton St, Warwick CV34 6HN  Get Route
Website: warwick.thejockeyclub.co.uk/
Summary: Horse racing in Warwick at a National Hunt racing course, which has a programme of 25 meetings throughout the year, many of which are televised.

Horse Racing: Leicester Racecourse
Tel: 0116 271 6515
Distance: 28 miles
Address: Leicester Road, Oadby, Leicester LE2 4AL  Get Route
Website: www.leicester-racecourse.co.uk/
Summary: Leicester Racecourse is a horse-racing course in Oadby, Leicestershire.

Horse Racing: Southwell Racecourse
Tel: 01636 814481
Distance: 68.3 miles
Address: Occupation Lane, Rolleston NG25 0TS  Get Route
Website: www.southwell-racecourse.co.uk/
Summary: One of only six racecourse in the UK to have an all-weather track.


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History

Norman Castle: Tamworth Castle
Tel: 01827 709626
Distance: 8.3 miles
Address: Holloway, Ladybank, Tamworth B79 7NA  Get Route
Website: www.tamworthcastle.co.uk/
Summary: A Norman castle overlooking the confluence of the River Anker and the River Tame.

Stately Home and Gardens: Arbury Hall and Gardens
Distance: 9.9 miles
Address: Arbury Hall, Arbury Park, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV10 7PT Get Route
Website: www.arburyestate.co.uk/index.php?page=the-house
Summary: Only open eight afternoons a year, on Bank Holiday Sundays and Mondays from April to August - see this page for details, Arbury Hall features spectacular Gothic interiors and magnificently tranquil gardens in extensive grounds.

Battlefield and Country Park: Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
Tel: 01455 290429
Distance: 13.4 miles
Address: Ambion Ln, Sutton Cheney, Nuneaton CV13 0AD  Get Route
Website: www.bosworthbattlefield.org.uk/
Summary: 15th-century battle site museum with hands-on gallery, kids activities and guided battlefield walks.

Historic Country House: Calke Abbey
Tel: 01332 863822
Distance: 24.8 miles
Address: Ticknall, Derby DE73 7LE  Get Route
Website: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/calke-abbey
Summary: A fabulous country house estate to explore at your leisure.

Tudor Manor House and Garden: Packwood House
Tel: 01564 782024
Distance: 20.2 miles
Address: Packwood Ln, Lapworth, Solihull B94 6AT  Get Route
Website: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/packwood-house
Summary: A timber-framed Tudor manor house near Lapworth.

Steam Railway: Battlefield Line Railway
Tel: 01827 880754
Distance: 12.4 miles
Address: Shackerstone Station, Shackerstone CV13 6NW  Get Route
Website: www.battlefieldline.co.uk/
Summary: Enjoy the trains and explore the surrounding area!


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Explore

Here is our guide to finding all things local, with distances from Hipsley Farm Cottages and a route so you can have Google Maps guide you there! There's a set of quick links below.

Shops   ·   Money   ·   Fuel   ·   Medical   ·   Pets   ·   Pubs   ·   Takeaways   ·   Culture   ·   Leisure   ·   Sport   ·   History

Shops

Local Shop: Hurley Post Office And General Store
Tel: 01827 872201
Distance: 1.5 miles
Address: 11 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone CV9 2JE  Get Route
Opening Hours: www.openinghourspostoffice.co.uk/

Local Supermarket & Post Office: Wood End Co-Op
Distance: 1.9 miles
Address: Tamworth Road, Wood End, Atherstone CV9 2QH  Get Route
Tel: 01827 872383
Website (opening hours): www.tamworth.coop/store/wood-end-convenience-store/
Summary: Local supermarket with a good range of produce open from 7am.

Shopping and Craft Village: Hoar Park Craft Village
Distance: 5.9 miles
Address: Hoar Park Farm, Ansley, Nuneaton CV10 0QU  Get Route
Website: www.hoar-park.co.uk/shops
Summary: Set in 141 acres of beautiful North Warwickshire countryside, with a courtyard of 17th Century barns converted into retail and craft shops. Delightful shops, a garden centre, children's farm and restaurant - all in one place.

Shopping Centre: Ventura Retail Park
Distance: 7.5 miles
Address: Ventura Park Rd, Tamworth B78 3JD  Get Route
Website: www.visittamworth.co.uk/ventura-retail-park
Summary: An extensive retail park that requires transport to negotiate between the main sections. It has a wide range of shops (see below) but can be congested so check traffic before you go!
Sainsburys (with petrol station), Asda 24 hr (with petrol station), M&S, Boots, Halfords, Pets at Home (including vet), Next, John Lewis at Home, Argos, TK Maxx, W H Smith, Hobbycraft, Mothercare

Books, Coffee and Farm: Astley Book Farm
Distance: 9.4 miles
Address: Astley Lane, Bedworth CV12 0NE  Get Route
Website: www.astleybookfarm.com/
Summary: Nourish both body and mind! If you're a book lover you will love this place. Not only the largest second-hand bookshop in the Midlands, but a great place to browse, relax in a comfy chair, read a book and enjoy a coffee and cake.

Shopping Centre: The Gracechurch Centre
Distance: 12 miles
Address: Sutton Coldfield B72 1PA  Get Route
Website: www.gracechurchcentre.com/
Summary: A Sutton Coldfield shopping centre that is relatively easy to get to, park and get around, and has a wide range of stores.

Shopping Village: Heart of the Country Shopping Village
Distance: 14.6 miles
Address: Swinfen, Lichfield WS14 9QR  Get Route
Website: heartofthecountryvillage.com/
Summary: A collection of converted 19th century farm buildings – now home to individual shops and boutiques. A fabulous range of independent shops, selling gorgeous furniture, clothes, jewellery and crafts with a delicious choice of places to eat.

Farmers' Market: Lichfield Farmers' Market
Distance: 15.3 miles
Address: Market St, Lichfield WS13 6LH  Get Route
Tel: 01543 309853
Website: www.visitlichfield.co.uk/content/lichfield-farmers-market-0
Summary: A delightful Farmers' Market which takes place on the first Thursday of every month (except January), between 9am & 3pm and an extra market for Christmas on the third Thursday in December.

Shopping Centre: Mailbox Birmingham
Distance: 18 miles
Address: Royal Mail Street, Mailbox, Birmingham B1 1RD  Get Route
Website: www.mailboxlife.com/
Summary: An upmarket shopping and office development in the centre of Birmingham. It serves as the base for BBC Birmingham and houses one of seven Harvey Nichols department stores in the United Kingdom.


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Money

Nearest Cashpoint: Hurley Post Office (cashpoint inside)
Tel: 01827 872201
Distance: 1.5 miles
Address: 11 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone CV9 2JE  Get Route
Opening Hours: www.openinghourspostoffice.co.uk/

24hr Cashpoint: Lloyds Bank - Atherstone
Tel: 0345 300 0000
Distance: 4.6 miles
Address: 96 Long St, Atherstone CV9 1AR  Get Route
Opening Hours: https://www.bank-opening-times.co.uk/lloyds-bank/lloyds-bank-atherstone.html

24hr Cashpoint: Barclays Bank - Atherstone
Tel: 0345 734 5345
Distance: 4.7 miles
Address: 90 Long Street, Atherstone CV9 1AP  Get Route
Opening Hours: https://www.bank-opening-times.co.uk/barclays-bank/barclays-bank-atherstone.html


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Fuel

The two closest petrol stations are both 24 hr and opposite each other on the A5 Dordon:

Petrol Station (24hr): Dordon Service Station (Esso, Spar & Starbucks)
Tel: 01827 891880
Distance: 4.1 miles
Address: Watling Street, Dordon, Warwickshire B78 1SU  Get Route

Petrol Station (24hr): Euro Garage Centurion (Gulf & Londis)
Tel: 01827 892834
Distance: 4.0 miles
Address: Watling Street, Dordon, Staffordshire B78 1SS  Get Route


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Medical

Doctor: Pear Tree Surgery - Hurley
Tel: 01827 872490
Distance: 1.2 miles
Address: 103 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone, CV9 2JA  Get Route
Website: www.peartreesurgery.nhs.uk/

Doctor: Pear Tree Surgery - Kingsbury
Tel: 01827 872755
Distance: 3.9 miles
Address: 28 Meadow Close, Kingsbury, Staffordshire B78 2NR  Get Route
Website: www.peartreesurgery.nhs.uk/

Dentist: Coleshill Dental Centre
Tel: 01675 463305
Distance: 7.8 miles
Address: 118-120 High Street, Coleshill, Birmingham B46 3BJ  Get Route
Website: www.coleshilldentalcentre.co.uk/

Hospital: George Eliot Hospital
Tel: 024 7635 1351
Distance: 12.0 miles
Address: College St, Nuneaton CV10 7DJ  Get Route
Website: www.geh.nhs.uk/

Pharmacy: Grendon Pharmacy
Tel: 01827 715350
Distance: 3.5 miles
Address: 150 Boot Hill, Grendon, Warwickshire, CV9 2EW  Get Route
Website: www.alphega-pharmacy.co.uk/pharmacy/grendon/grendon-pharmacy

Pharmacy: Lloyds Pharmacy - Kingsbury
Tel: 01827 874927
Distance: 3.8 miles
Address: Tamworth Rd, Kingsbury B78 2LL  Get Route
Website: www.lloydspharmacy.com/


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Pets

Vets: The Lodge Veterinary Centre
Tel: 01675 467266
Distance: 8 miles
Address: 1 Coventry Road, Coleshill, B46 3BB  Get Route
Website: www.lodgevet.co.uk/

Vets: PAWS Veterinary Health Centre
Tel: 02476 384064
Distance: 11.4 miles
Address: Edward St, Nuneaton CV11 5RP  Get Route
Website: www.pawsvets.co.uk/

Vets: Willows Veterinary Centre
Tel: 0121 712 7070
Distance: 19.9 miles
Address: Highlands Rd, Shirley, Solihull B90 4NH  Get Route
Website: www.willows.uk.net/


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Pubs

Baxterley: The Rose Inn
Tel: 01827 713939
Distance: 1.9 miles
Address: Main Rd, Baxterley, Atherstone CV9 2LE  Get Route
Website: www.roseinnbaxterley.co.uk/

Bentley: The Horse & Jockey
Tel: 01827 715236
Distance: 2.9 miles
Address: Coleshill Rd, Bentley, Warwickshire CV9 2HL  Get Route
Website: www.thejockeybentley.co.uk/


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Takeaway Food

Indian: Lentils indian takeaway
Tel: 01827 870053
Distance: 1.1 miles
Address: 119 Knowle Hill, Hurley, Atherstone CV9 2JA  Get Route
Summary: Excellent Bangladeshi takeaway and conveniently close!

Fish and Chips: Atlantic Fish Bar - Kingsbury
Tel: 01827 870350
Distance: 3.9 miles
Address: 10 Tamworth Rd, Kingsbury, Tamworth B78 2LD  Get Route
Summary: Excellent fish and chips!

Fish and Chips: Coleshill Road Fish & Chip Shop
Tel: 01827 714112
Distance: 4.1 miles
Address: Coleshill Rd, Bentley, Warwickshire CV9 2HL  Get Route
Summary: Excellent fish and chips!


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Culture

Theatre: Lichfield Garrick Theatre
Tel: 01543 412121
Distance: 15 miles
Address: Castle Dyke, Lichfield WS13 6HR  Get Route
Website: www.lichfieldgarrick.com/

Arts Centre: Bedworth Arts Centre
Tel: 024 7664 3255
Distance: 14.2 miles
Address: High Street, Bedworth CV12 8NF  Get Route
Website: www.bedwortharts.org.uk/

Heritage Centre: Bedworth Heritage Centre
Tel: 024 7661 9126
Distance: 13.7 miles
Address: All Saints Square, Bedworth CV12 8NR  Get Route
Website: www.bedworth-society.co.uk/the-parsonage-project

Museum and Art: Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery
Tel: 024 7635 0720
Distance: 10.8 miles
Address: 227 Coton Rd, Nuneaton CV11 5TU  Get Route
Website: www.nuneatonandbedworth.gov.uk/info/20038/museum_and_art_gallery/160/museum_and_art_gallery

Theatre: Belgrade Theatre
Tel: 024 7655 3055
Distance: 13.6 miles
Address: Belgrade Square, Corporation St, Coventry CV1 1GS  Get Route
Website: www.belgrade.co.uk/

Theatre: Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Tel: 0121 236 4455
Distance: 18 miles
Address: Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EP  Get Route
Website: www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/


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Leisure

Children's Farm: Ash End House Children's Farm
Tel: 0121 329 3240
Distance: 7.5 miles
Address: Middleton Lane, Tamworth B78 2BL  Get Route
Website: www.childrensfarm.co.uk/

Zoo: Twycross Zoo
Tel: 0121 329 3240
Distance: 10.6 miles
Address: Burton Rd, Atherstone CV9 3PX  Get Route
Website: twycrosszoo.org/
Summary: Twycross Zoo has the largest collection of monkeys and apes in the Western World.

Medieval Building and Grounds: Middleton Hall
Tel: 01827 283095
Distance: 7.6 miles
Address: Middleton, Tamworth B78 2AE  Get Route
Website: www.middleton-hall.co.uk/

Water Park: Kingsbury Water Park
Tel: 01827 872660
Distance: 5 miles
Address: Bodymoor Heath Lane, Kingsbury, Sutton Coldfield B76 0DY  Get Route
Website: countryparks.warwickshire.gov.uk/country-parks/kingsbury-water-park/

Water Park: Bosworth Water Trust Leisure Park
Tel: 01455 291876
Distance: 11.2 miles
Address: Wellesborough Rd, Market Bosworth, Nuneaton CV13 6PD  Get Route
Website: www.bosworthwatertrust.co.uk/

Garden Centre: Planters Garden Centre
Tel: 01827 251511
Distance: 2.7 miles
Address: Woodlands Farm, Trinity Rd, Tamworth B78 2EY  Get Route
Website: www.plantersgc.com/
Summary: Huge garden centre with pet and aquatic departments, plus a restaurant and skytrail adventure area.

Theme Park: Drayton Manor Theme Park
Tel: 0844 472 1950
Distance: 9.5 miles
Address: Drayton Manor Dr, Fazeley, Mile Oak, Tamworth B78 3TW  Get Route
Website: www.draytonmanor.co.uk/


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Sport

Winter Sports: Snowdome Tamworth
Tel: 0344 800 0011
Distance: 8.2 miles
Address: Leisure Island, River Drive, Tamworth B79 7ND  Get Route
Website: www.snowdome.co.uk/
Summary: All weather skiing and snowboarding centre with kit rental, an ice rink, swimming pool and gym.

Bowling: Namco Funscape / Strykers Bowl
Tel: 01827 68448
Distance: 8 miles
Address: Castle Grounds, River Drive, Tamworth B79 7ND  Get Route
Website: namcofunscape.com/tamworth
Summary: Complex with bowling plus kids' soft play, video games, sports bar and diner.

Paintballing: NPF Bassetts Pole
Tel: 0121 323 1000
Distance: 11.2 miles
Address: London Rd, Bassetts Pole, Birmingham B75 5SA  Get Route
Website: www.npfbassettspole.com/
Summary: Outdoor action adventure with laser combat, paint balling and quad trekking, plus movie set zones.

Horse Racing: Warwick Racecourse
Tel: 01926 405560
Distance: 32.9 miles
Address: Hampton St, Warwick CV34 6HN  Get Route
Website: warwick.thejockeyclub.co.uk/
Summary: Horse racing in Warwick at a National Hunt racing course, which has a programme of 25 meetings throughout the year, many of which are televised.

Horse Racing: Leicester Racecourse
Tel: 0116 271 6515
Distance: 28 miles
Address: Leicester Road, Oadby, Leicester LE2 4AL  Get Route
Website: www.leicester-racecourse.co.uk/
Summary: Leicester Racecourse is a horse-racing course in Oadby, Leicestershire.

Horse Racing: Southwell Racecourse
Tel: 01636 814481
Distance: 68.3 miles
Address: Occupation Lane, Rolleston NG25 0TS  Get Route
Website: www.southwell-racecourse.co.uk/
Summary: One of only six racecourse in the UK to have an all-weather track.


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History

Norman Castle: Tamworth Castle
Tel: 01827 709626
Distance: 8.3 miles
Address: Holloway, Ladybank, Tamworth B79 7NA  Get Route
Website: www.tamworthcastle.co.uk/
Summary: A Norman castle overlooking the confluence of the River Anker and the River Tame.

Stately Home and Gardens: Arbury Hall and Gardens
Distance: 9.9 miles
Address: Arbury Hall, Arbury Park, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV10 7PT Get Route
Website: www.arburyestate.co.uk/index.php?page=the-house
Summary: Only open eight afternoons a year, on Bank Holiday Sundays and Mondays from April to August - see this page for details, Arbury Hall features spectacular Gothic interiors and magnificently tranquil gardens in extensive grounds.

Battlefield and Country Park: Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
Tel: 01455 290429
Distance: 13.4 miles
Address: Ambion Ln, Sutton Cheney, Nuneaton CV13 0AD  Get Route
Website: www.bosworthbattlefield.org.uk/
Summary: 15th-century battle site museum with hands-on gallery, kids activities and guided battlefield walks.

Historic Country House: Calke Abbey
Tel: 01332 863822
Distance: 24.8 miles
Address: Ticknall, Derby DE73 7LE  Get Route
Website: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/calke-abbey
Summary: A fabulous country house estate to explore at your leisure.

Tudor Manor House and Garden: Packwood House
Tel: 01564 782024
Distance: 20.2 miles
Address: Packwood Ln, Lapworth, Solihull B94 6AT  Get Route
Website: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/packwood-house
Summary: A timber-framed Tudor manor house near Lapworth.

Steam Railway: Battlefield Line Railway
Tel: 01827 880754
Distance: 12.4 miles
Address: Shackerstone Station, Shackerstone CV13 6NW  Get Route
Website: www.battlefieldline.co.uk/
Summary: Enjoy the trains and explore the surrounding area!


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