Coton in the Elms Derbyshire
This 14.37ha woodland was created through the National Forest Company's Tender Scheme in 2006/07 and lies to the east of Coton in the Elms.It was designed to add variety to the landscape and provide a link to other woodlands in the area.The south west corner of this woodland has been identified as the most land locked part of the UK mainland and an oak tree marks the spot!
This site comprisestwo adjoining Tender Schemes, created in 2006 - Gilwiskaw Valley Wood (12.08ha) and Tempe Farm (57.6ha).The woodland within Gilwiskaw Valley Wood has been designed to incorporate a range of species to create bold blocks of seasonal colour that will stand out for the benefit of visitors, particularly those who are partially sighted.
Tempe Farm is an old site with some points of archeaological interest. A brief history can be found on the le
Normanton le Heath, Heather Leicestershire
This extensive site is the centerpiece of a national celebration by the Woodland Trust to mark the 2012 Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.Over 300,000 native trees have been planted across the site, which features a lake, bird hide and trails.
Ferrers Centre for Arts and Crafts, Staunton Harold Ashby de la Zouch Leicestershire LE65 1RU
Suitable for all the family - paint your own pottery or create a unique gift. We also offer parties for children and adults, clay imprints, commissions and other events.