Bluebell Woods at Yoxall Lodge
Yoxall Lodge, Scotch Hill, Newchurch, Yoxall, Staffordshire, DE13 8RL
Tel: 01283 575237
Six stunning walks to suit everyone. Meander through the carpets of native English bluebells that flourish in the beautiful old woodlands at Yoxall Lodge, set in Staffordshire's finest countryside.
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
Sutton Cheney, Market Bosworth, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV13 0AD
Tel: 01455 290429
22ndAugust 1485 a battle rages, King Richard III is defeated, Henry is crowned and the Tudor dynasty is born. Visit the award-winning exhibition and follow the King into battle, walk the Bosworth trail or simply enjoy a coffee in the medieval Tithe Barn restaurant.
Bradgate Park & Swithland Wood Country Park
Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, LE6 0HE
Tel: 0116 2362713
An historic Mediaeval deer park in the heart of the ancient Charnwood Forest with much of its original landscape, small woods, grassy slopes and rocky outcrops.
It is Leicestershire's most visited country park. 830 acres of grass, bracken, rocky outcrops, majestic trees, deer herd, river and folly "Old John Tower". Ruins of Bradgate House - birthplace of Lady Jane Grey.
This 340 ha country park and deer park of woodland and heathland is managed by the Bradgate Park Trust.
Branston Water Park
Lichfield Road, Branston, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire
Tel: 01283 508573
Lakes formed from the flooding of a disused gravel pit, surrounded by woodland, wetland and wildflower meadow.