The nearby village of Allington provides a post office, shop and public house only a short walk away. Grantham offers a wide range of shops, fine country houses, gardens, a museum and the Arena UK Multi-function Event Centre. Other local towns which provide opportunities for shopping, theatres, museums and sports are Nottingham, Leicester, Newark and Melton Mowbray, all less than 30 miles away. You will also be within easy reach, by car or local bus to a variety of activities and local places of interest. The park is easily accessible by car or public transport. The A1 junction is just 2 miles away and there is a direct rail link to London and the North from Grantham Station.