There are many places you may wish to visit during your stay at Trough Ivy House including….
Alton Towers Resort
Potteries Factory Shops – Denby, Emma Bridgewater, Portmerion, Wedgwood
Peak Rail and Heights of Abraham at Matlock
Poole’s Cavern at Buxton
Blue John Mines and Caves at Castleton
Bakewell – famous for its Bakewell Tart!
Stately Homes – Chatsworth Estate and Farm Shop (below), Haddon Hall, Shugborough Hall
Dovedale and the beautiful Peak District
National Trust Properties – Kedleston Hall, Calke Abbey, Sudbury Hall, Ilam Hall
Visit Rudyard Lake for boat trips, boat hire and fishing
Visit Peak Cavern or Speedwell Cavern – visit the web site for tours and events
Walk with the animals at Peak Wildlife Park
Try Karting at Swains at Buxton
Canal boat trips and horse drawn ride available at Cromford Wharf – www.birdswood.org
Why not book a visit to the JCB Factory at Rocester! Tour the factory, visit the gift shop, enjoy refreshments.
A selection of information brochures are available in Reception.
23 March – Alton Towers opens for 2019 season
16 Feb to 27 April – ‘Through the Eyes of a Child’ art exhibition – Nicolson Museum and Art Gallery, Leek
23 March to 6 October – ‘The Dog’ – a celebration at Chatsworth
5 to 7 April – Haddon Hall Spring Artisan Market
18 April – Guided Walk at Kinder Scout
18 April – The Take That Experience – Buxton
27 to 28 April – Bakewell Food Festival
4 to 25 May – Staffordshire Moorlands Open Arts Festival – Leek