Nottingham is not necessarily the first place that springs to your mind when planning your UK coach holidays, but with Shearings it’s the ideal destination for UK city breaks, with so much to offer visitors who have chosen to take their holidays in Britain. Nottingham is a city rich in history and culture, so you’ll certainly never be short of something to do or see on your break to Nottingham with Shearings.
The city of Nottingham is located in the county of Nottinghamshire, in England’s East Midlands region. In 2015 Nottingham was designated a UNESCO City of Literature, and Nottingham famously has links to the legend of Robin Hood. In 2015 Nottingham was named 'the home of English sport', as examples of the city’s sporting prowess: Olympic champion ice skating legends Torvill and Dean hail from the city of Nottingham, and the city is home to twofamous football teams: Nottingham Forest FC and Notts County FC.
Nottingham Castle, built by the son of William the Conqueror, is a fascinating piece of Nottingham’s history; another of Nottingham’s enticing attractions is Wollaton Hall and Deer Park, home to a stunning Elizabethan mansion, used as Wayne Manor in the 2012 Christopher Nolan film ‘The Dark Knight Rises’. The mansion houses Nottingham’s Natural History Museum, elsewhere, Nottingham Contemporary is an exciting exhibition space with plenty to discover.