Goose Fair is held the first Wednesday to Sunday in October of each year on the Nottm City Forest Recreation Ground, it’s the second largest travelling fair in the UK
Nottinghamshire is a tourist attraction for Robin Hood and Sherwood Forest of course, but there are other features both old and new that bring in the visitors…
http://nottinghamshire.wordpress.com/ blog or the official tourist link below.
Nottinghamshire Bus Journeys are covered by Trent Barton buses mostly. See the opening times page
Not all of the links can be added here for copyright reasons but the tourism website does have lots of info.
Robin Hood and Sherwood Forest
Trent Bridge Cricket
The Tennis Tournament and Tennis Centre
The Nottingham University and Nottingham Trent University
The Lace Market
The Theatre Royal, The Nottingham Playhouse and The Nottingham Arena
Ice Hockey in the Arena Ice Rink with the Nottingham Panthers
Nottingham Forest and Nottingham County Football Clubs
Lots of cool nightclubs
Shopping Malls, The Victoria Centre and The Broad Marsh Centre
Holme Pierrepont Watersports Centre
lots of Green Spaces…. The Dukeries …. Thoresby Park, Clumber Park and Rufford Abbey
Historical Places and Market Towns
Industrial Heritage … the Railway Centre near Ruddington
and many more.
and there is a printed and online County Magazine
and of course, the County Council leisure and tourist website link
See the Wollaton_nottm twitter and the ‘followed’ list. If you would like your own twitter list there is one available.
Photos taken at Goose Fair and by the river at Gunthorpe Lock