Family fun discovering Sleaford’s riverside

Get out and about this summer holiday and discover what’s right on your doorstep!

Get out and about this summer holiday and discover what’s right on your doorstep!

The Riverside Discovery Trail is a fun activity for children of all ages taking you down the riverside for you discover the delights of what this beautiful area of Sleaford has to offer.

Today the River Slea is a peaceful home to ducks and dragonflies but over 150 years ago it was an important part of Sleaford life and the discovery trail will help you explore the town’s fascinating history.

Get out and about this summer holiday and discover what’s right on your doorstep!

The trail will lead you along the river, visiting Lollycocks Field, The Nettles, National Centre for Craft & Design, Cogglesford Watermill and Navigation House. Along the way you’ll be hunting for a time capsule, using old fashioned scales to solve a clue, counting butterflies and lots more!

The trail is on sale at Navigation House in Navigation Wharf or Cogglesford Watermill off East Road for £1.50 per child. There’s a prize at the end too!

For more information please contact the North Kesteven District Council Tourism Team on 01529 308102 or email discovernk@n-kesteven.gov.uk. For information about any of the attractions involved in the trail visit www.heartoflincs.com.

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