Local Area

Swadlincote is a market town, with a thriving market on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday.

There are many local places of interest in Swadlincote and the surrounding area, in the heart of the National Forest, including these we recommend:-

The Vintage Kiosk on Midland Rd, Swadlincote – a modest shop full of affordable vintage furniture and home wares

Curly Magpie – lovely Vintage shop on the High Street in Swadlincote (Facebook)

Helen’s Preserves – locally made, available in the Bluebell Tea Room

Parsnip Acre Primitives – locally made, handmade crafts, look good enough to eat, on sale in the Bluebell Tea Room

Slimming World, Church Gresley – the local Slimming World.

Calke Abbey – lovely gardens, walks, grounds and historic stately house

South Derbyshire Tourist Board – check out other places of interest in the National Forest

The Burton Mail is very good for local news stories – and they did a feature on our opening in early October (Article) and our Official Opening on 30th October (Feature in The Burton Mail) .