The Black Bull is a good base to enjoy some excellent Midlands golf courses. Sherwood Forest Golf Club, Notts Golf Club (Hollinwell) and Coxmoor golf Club are no more than a ten minute drive away and you could be teeing up at Lindrick within the hour.

We are happy to make arrangements and book tee times for those wishing to stay with us and enjoy a golfing break.

Local Nottinghamshire Attractions

Newstead Abbey

The Family home of Lord Byron, Newstead Abbey is on the boundary of our neighbouring village of Ravenshead. Visit the grounds and gardens, see the tribute to Boatswain, book a tour of the house and meet the peacocks.

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Sherwood Forest Visitors Centre

Walk the paths of Robin Hood see the Major Oak. Events are staged throughout the summer so be sure to check the link below to see whats happening in the forest.

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The Robin Hood Way

Walk The Robin Hood Way, a long distance path of 105 miles starting at Nottingham Castle and linking places connected with the legend of Robin Hood

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Wollaton Hall

Wollaton Hall and Deer Park is a spectacular Elizabethan mansion and park set in the heart of Nottingham. There's plenty to do on your visit, take a look around the Natural History Museum, go behind the scenes with a tour of 'hidden Wollaton'.

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The Minster is central to any visit you make to this historic town. You could have a day at the races, learn more about the home of the bramley apple, browse the many independent shops, see yet another home of Lord Byron or visit the Workhouse. They are all in Southwell and surrounded by beautiful countryside.

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Clumber Park

Clumber Park is one of several diverse National Trust properties within easy driving distance. It was once the country estate of the Dukes of Newcastle. The house was demolished in the 1930’s but the chapel remains along with a walled kitchen garden and the beautiful park. Hire a bike and ride around the lake or take your time and feed the ducks.

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J.T.Beedham & Sons

"Johnny Pusztai is a ham-curing, bacon smoking, sausage-making force of nature" Johnny heads the team at multi award winning J.T.Beedham & Sons. His passion and expertise are unsurpassed, working all hours to provide the best meat products - insisting on using his own animals from Nottinghamshire farms - his efforts have been recognised time and time again. At the top of Johnny's long list of awards is the Observer Food Monthly Awards 'Producer of the year 2011' and we are proud to have his meat and black pudding on the menu every day.

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