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Market Towns

If you want to escape the rush of city life then our rural market towns have plenty to offer. From centuries of history and culture, to some of Britain’s most beautiful countryside. 

To read more about Nottinghamshire's market towns, click below: 

    • Newark

      Newark

      Newark is situated on the eastern side of Nottinghamshire with good links via the A1. The place has a rich history which includes the Civil War.

    • Retford

      Retford

      An attractive town to the very north of the county which is close to the villages of Babworth and Scrooby and the Pilgrim Fathers heritage.

    • Mansfield

      Mansfield

      A large market town in the north of the county with family attractions such as Watermeadows and Making it available.

    • Southwell

      Southwell

      The beautiful Minster lies in the centre of the town with the Saracen's Head only a stones throw away, making this a very pretty place to visit.

    • Worksop

      Worksop

      Known as the 'Gateway to the Dukeries', Worksop is situated in the north of the county with easy access to the likes of Clumber Park and Harley Gallery.

    • Hucknall

      Hucknall

      St Mary Magdelane Church is the final resting place of the poet Lord Byron and Hucknall also boasts the birthplace of the writer of the Dambusters Theme.

    • Eastwood

      Eastwood

      Birthplace of DH Lawrence and previously dominated by the coal mining industry. Some places form the back drop of his novels.

    • Bingham

      Bingham

      Home to the superb sports stadia of Trent Bridge, Nottingham Forest's City Ground and the National Water Sports Centre.

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Special offers

  1. Dinosaurs of China exhibition

    Dinosaurs of China exhibition

    Take advantage of a wide range of special offers as you explore this unique dinosaur exhibition at Wollaton Hall.

    Please note that all offers are valid throughout the duration of the exhibition (from 1st July till 29th October 2017) unless otherwise stated in individual terms and conditions.  

    Click here for the printable pdf version of our special offers

    Click the image for a downloadable, printable pdf, or browse the offers below.

    From: Thursday, 27th April 2017

    To: Sunday, 29th October 2017

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