Epworth & The Isle of Axholme

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A centre for history lovers and shoppers. A diverse and fertile landscape awaits you with breath-taking views of what was once an area of marshland. Epworth is the birthplace of the Methodist leaders - the Wesleys. The historic and picturesque Market Place is lined with Independent boutiques and historic attractions such as The Old Rectory and St Andrew's Church. On the outskirts, you can visit the popular Trolleybus Museum at Sandtoft or the awe-inspiring natural landscape of Crowle Moors.

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    Aviation Heritage

    Discover the area’s aviation heritage across eight former RAF sites. RAF Elsham Wolds The First World War airfield closed in June 1919 but as the Second World War beckoned a second site was needed and built to the west of the site. RAF Goxhill Goxhill airfield was used for storage by the RAF and MOD […]

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    Epworth

      Find a town and discover a hidden gem. A great choice of independent shops and traditional street markets – from fashion to food festivals you will be spoilt for choice. Venture into the Isle of Axholme’s hotspot, Epworth, and discover their quaint boutiques, antique shops and quirky stores to find those one of trendy pieces […]

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    Epworth Mechanics’ Institute Library

    Founded in 1837 by William Read, the Library is located in the Manor Court House, a grade 2 listed building. The Library is operated by volunteers housing over 12,000 books, a reference section and the Houghton Local Archive.

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    Epworth Old Rectory

    Epworth Old Rectory (built 1709) will transport you back to the early 18th century. This is the home where Samuel Wesley (Rector of Epworth) & his wife brought up their family. Their remarkable sons, John & Charles Wesley went on to develop the Methodist movement.

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    Heritage & Church Trails

    Explore the hidden churches of North Lincolnshire by following one of the Heritage Church Trails.  Discover the varied styles of church architecture and cross boundaries into North East Lincolnshire as the trails continue. ·         St Oswald Church ·         St Mary’s Church ·         Belton All Saints Chuch ·         Cadney All Saints Church ·         All Saints, Elsham […]

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    Lindholme Lakes

    Spread over 90 acres with 60 acres of water, Lindholme Lakes is the north’s finest 500+ peg fishery. Well stocked with barbel, bream, carp, trout and more, you’re guaranteed a good days fishing whether you are an experienced angler or just beginning. Each of the lakes have their own character from the flagship ‘Bonsai Lake’ stocked with 15 tonnes of fish, to the smaller pleasure lakes.

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    North Lincolnshire Shopping Park

    At North LIncolnshire Shopping Park you will find the latest retail experience. Stores include Marks & Spencer, Debenhams, Boots, Subway and Costa Coffee and you will guarantee a fantastic day out for you and the family. Free Parking. We have ample car parking spaces, all areas are well lit and we also have reserved spaces […]

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    River Don Tavern and Lodge, Eastoft

    A traditional village inn with evening meals, real ales, log fires and a warm welcome. The recently built lodge offers high quality ground floor accommodation next to the pub’s orchard approx 50 yards from the main building. One room has a wet room and is suitable for disabled guests. Set in good dog walking countryside […]

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    Sheperds Place Farm

    Visit our new petting zoo and rare breeds centre and get up close to llamas and alpacas, rheas and emus, wallabies, deer, goats, pigs and rabbits. There is a play area and bouncy castle for little ones and a café and ice cream parlour with a picnic area for you to enjoy a spot of lunch, fun for all the family.

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    Skyers Farm Riding School

    Why not visit Skyers Farm riding school and livery yard. We are a small, family run Pony Club approved Centre situated in Epworth. Come and learn in a friendly, safe environment. We welcome everybody of all ages and all abilities from the age of 4 years.