Place To Visit ~Claythorpe Mill ~Lincolnshire

A hidden gem to visit in Lincolnshire is ‘Claythorpe Mill’ near Alford. Have you visited? I have previously discussed the mill in a post https://overtherhinestonerainbow.blog/claythorpe-water-mill-alford-lincolnshire/ and it is pretty much the same as it was then. However there has obviously been a lot of work completed over lock down. Changes The bird cages have been …

Over The Garden Wall ~Walled Garden Baumber ~Lincolnshire

Well this really has been a summer of discovery for me of finding hidden gems in Lincolnshire including the recommendation of a lovely walled garden, near Horncastle, in Baumber, Lincolnshire. http://www.walledgardenbaumber.co.uk/ Opening Times (correct as of August 2021). Monday – Closed Tuesday – 10am – 4pm Wednesday – 10am – 4pm Thursday – 10am- 4pm …

Hidden Gem In The UK ~Louth ~Lincolnshire ~PlacesToVisit

Just down the road from me is the Georgian market town of Louth in Lincolnshire. A hidden gem in the UK Louth, Lincolnshire. A place to visit market town full of character with something for all the family. Louth is a very busy little market town just bursting full of character with so many little …

Hidden Gem in the UK ~Grimsby Town Centre ~St James Church ~Fisherman Memorial ~ Labyrinth

In the heart of Grimsby there is St.James Church which has been in the town for over 900 years. The area around the church has recently undergone a renovation costing over a million pounds. It is now the perfect place to meet up or catch a few sun rays away from the hustle and bustle …

Afternoon Tea At Uncle Henry’s ~Review ~Food~Visit

Pirate Mick and I were lucky enough to be given an afternoon tea voucher for ‘Uncle Henry’s’ farm shop and cafe, in Gainsborough, for Christmas. Due to the year we have had with the lock down August was the first chance we have had to use it. I have visited many times before and have …

Hidden Gems In The UK ~Pirate Ship ~ Cleethorpes Beach ~Visit ~Information

Living on the Lincolnshire coast I had recently heard about ‘The Pirate Ship’ of Cleethorpes. Apparently there is a bench on ‘Buck Beck’ that people have turned it into a place to bring along items and leave them there to add to the collection. This has been named locally as ‘The Pirate Ship’. It has …

The Steel Rooms, Brigg ~ Hidden Gems of Lincolnshire ~ PlacesToVisit

In the small market town of   Brigg in Lincolnshire,  there is a small gem of fabulousness! https://www.facebook.com/TheSteelRooms/ https://www.thesteelrooms. On entrance to the Steel Rooms there is a small shop, selling cards, gifts and picture framing.  The shop opens into a large coffee shop, serving drinks, snacks and lunches at reasonable prices, offering vegetarian and gluten free options. …

Pure Land Of Imagination Japanese Garden ~Newark ~Lincolnshire ~Hidden Gems

  Namaste!  I recently spent a lovely afternoon in the tranquil gardens of ‘Pure Land’ Pure Land Newark   Looking for a peaceful couple of hours then this is the place to get away from the stress and pressure of everyday life and gives you the opportunity to step back and think about issues that …

What’s New Pussycat? The Kitty Cafe, Nottingham

Hello! Hope you are keeping well. It is lovely that the weather is starting to get warmer and the sun is making more appearances!! Have you visited any where unusual recently or a little bit special?  I can honestly say I have.  On Saturday I went with three friends on road trip to Nottingham. Okay, …

Claythorpe Water Mill, Alford~ Hidden Gem ~Lincolnshire

Hello!!  Are you looking for something to do for all the family in Lincolnshire?  Then I may just have the answer! Claythorpe Water Mill at Alford, Lincolnshire is a former watermill with a wildfowl garden. It is an easy drive from Skegness, Mablethorpe, Louth or Grimsby area to the former water mill which is home …