Attenborough to Beeston Lock

Beeston Lock Through Attenborough to Beeston Lock, back along the Trent Valley Way. Meet Elaine (Vale of Belvoir Ramblers) at Attenborough Reserve car park. Grid Ref. SK 516 340. Postcode NG9 6DY Distance 6 miles Contact Tel. 01949 836 042 For possible late changes, see the Vale of Belvoir Ramblers website at or email

The Byron Walk

Linby Trail We learn how ‘Big Ben’ got its name, then in Linby, we learn about the harsh conditions of the textile mills. Newstead Abbey can be seen in the distance, later to reveal itself in all its glory. Once the ancestral home of Lord Byron, he lived here only for a short while before…