Hucknall Tourism & Regeneration Group Bus Tours 2022

Reservations

To RESERVE A SEAT, please telephone 0115 963 8566 from 10.00am on Monday, 4 April. Messages can be left on the answerphone if necessary.

We can arrange for a wheelchair passenger on each tour but need prior notice so that the correct bus will be made available.

Timetable

Time Day Date Visits
10:00am Thursday 9 June We visit an old favourite at Bilsthorpe Mining Museum followed by Rufford Abbey where we can purchase our own lunch and other refreshments.  On the return journey will will also call in at the Tithe Barn Burial Ground.
10:00am Monday 20 June We visit Sherwood Forest Arts & Craft Centre in Edwinstowe.   There are lots of shops to visit and there is also a very good café there, all under cover.   It may also be possible for people to visit other sites of interest in the area.
10:00am Wednesday 13 July Our first visit will be to Bestwood Winding House for a tour of the site.  The Dynamo House will also be open.  Next we make headway towards Linby Village where we visit the Garden Centre there and buy our own lunch in the Café.   Later we set off towards Papplewick Pumping Station where we will have a tour of the Water Pumping Machinery and how it works. 
10:00am Tuesday 26 July Our first visit of the day will be to Newstead Abbey, the former home of the Byron Family.   After lunch we will be able to enjoy a tour of the gardens before returning via Annesley Old Church Site.    From there we will return to Hucknall for a guided tour of St Mary Magdalene’s Church 
10:00am Thursday 11 August We will set off to Pleasley Pit Museum where we will have a tour of the old pit works.   Afterwards, we  can purchase refreshments in the cafe there before returning via Mill Waters where we can take a stroll and look at all the wildlife.
10:00am Tuesday 23 August This will be a full day.    We leave Hucknall and head for Stonebridge City Farm where a reasonably priced lunch can be purchased before we move on to the William Booth Memorial Hall for a guided tour of the building.   Finally, we cross the road to St Steven’s Church where we will have a short talk about the various artefacts therein.
10:00am Monday 12 September Today we head off to Denby Pottery Visitors Centre, for the day.   There are various retail outlets for you to enjoy and lunch may be purchased in the Café.
10:00am Wednesday 28 September To be advised
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