COME ALONG AND JOIN US IN THE BEAUTIFUL BELVOIR ESTATE VILLAGE OF KNIPTON IN THE VALE OF BELVOIR FOR A FANTASTIC DAY OUT.
WE HAVE A DAY OF FUN AND ATTRACTIONS INCLUDING A DUCK RACE IN THE VILLAGE STREAM, THE DUKE OF RUTLAND’S FOX HOUNDS WILL PAY US A VISIT AND YOU WILL BE ABLE TO INTERACT AND FUSS THESE GENTLE HOUNDS. THE CASTLES RESIDENT FALCONRY TEAM WILL ALSO BE WITH US WALKING AROUND WITH HAWKS AND BARN OWLS FOR YOU TO STROKE AND HAVE YOUR PICTURE TAKEN WITH. PLUS WE HAVE MANY OTHER ATTRACTIONS PLANNED
THERE ARE MANY TRADE STANDS REFLECTING THE BEST OF COUNTRY CRAFTS AND FOOD AND FOOD COURT SERVING VARIOUS DELICIOUS FOODS TOGETHER WITH A PIMMS TENT AND A BEER TENT.
Knipton, in the Vale of Belvoir, is one of the prettiest villages in England and has quite an astonishing number of facilities for a village with a population of around 120. There is a thriving village shop and post office, a hairdressers, a village pub, a village hall, a Norman church, a cricket ground and a bowls club.
The beautiful yellow sandstone houses cluster around a village centre with a stream meandering through the village green to meet the river Devon. The majority of the buildings in the village are listed making it an unusual and beautiful place to live.