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Local Amenities

Trans-Pennine Trail:

The trail is only a short walk from the campsite and provides easy local walking towards either Lymm or Stockton Heath and beyond.  See http://www.transpenninetrail.org.uk/

Warrington information:  See  http://www.warrington.gov.uk/

Local bus timetables see  http://www.warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk/timetables.htm

Tatton Park:

20 minute drive away it's one of the UK’s most complete historic estates. The Mansion, Gardens, Farm, Old Hall, 1,000 acre deer park and speciality shops offer something for everyone along with over 100 events annually. The park has a website Tatton Park.  The Cheshire Scout campsite here may be able to provide day visitor water activities. http://www.cheshirescouts.org.uk/campsites/tatton-park-campsite.aspx

Delamere Forest:

About 30 mins drive away Delamere Forest Park is Cheshire's largest area of woodland and is a great place for scouts to let off steam, escape the crowds and find peace in the heart of the forest.

Bridgewater Canal - right on the doorstep!  http://www.bridgewatercanal.co.uk/ Walkable towpath to Lymm or Stockton Heath or beyond.  

Day Boat Hire: Couple of miles away at Stockton Heath see Thorn Marine website. We maybe able to supply a qualified helm (permit holder). See www.thornmarine.co.uk

Wizard Narrowboat - day trips (With helms provided) some small element of disability must be present in your attending party.  Low cost. See http://www.disabilitypartnership.org.uk/leisure/narrowboat.shtml

City of Liverpool:

The city is easily visited by train from Central Station, Warrington Town Centre so lots of opportunities for a structured day out? http://www.visitliverpool.com/  http://www.liverpool.gov.uk/ Liverpool FC - Anfield tours see http://www.liverpoolfc.tv/club/tour.htm?ncid=museum_spbox_02032009

City of Manchester:

This city is easily visted by train from Central Station, Warrington Town Centre, again providing lots of opportunities. http://www.manchester.gov.uk/site/index.php

Old Trafford Stadium  Museum tours see Old Trafford Tours

The North West Face

A fantastic range of climbing walls in the converted St Annes Church, Winwick Road, Warrington.       See North West Face Climbing Wall Centre  Telephone 01925 650022 http://www.megagrip.co.uk/walls/nwface.htm

Local Leisure Centres:   

The nearest is Broomfields Leisure Centre in Appleton. http://www.livewirewarrington.co.uk/leisure/our-locations         Lymm Leisure Centre at Lymm High School is not too far away and has a  swimming pool, use the trans-pennine tail by bike? http://lymmleisure.co.uk/

Bowling lanes: L A Bowl,  Chetham Ct, Winwick Quay, Warrington, WA2 8RF.  Tel 01925 639222 www.labowl.co.uk

Supermarket:

Nearest largish supermarket is Lidl on Kingsway South, Latchford, Warrington, WA4 1LJ.  https://goo.gl/maps/5zftcPAkoF52

Wm Morrisons, Wilderspool Causeway, Warrington, WA4 6RN  https://goo.gl/maps/DpoELaC1aXT2

Rugby:

Warrington Wolves Superleague based at the Halliwell Jones Stadium, Warrington.  www.warringtonwolves.com

Warrington Things To Do website    http://www.neverbebored.co.uk/things_to_do_in_warrington.html                                 

Grappenhall Heyes Wall Garden  / Vistor Centre    http://www.ghwalledgarden.org.uk/


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