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The Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, Coningsby

The Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) operates from RAF Coningsby, a Typhoon base, in Lincolnshire.

The mission of the RAF BBMF is to maintain the priceless artefacts of our national heritage in airworthy condition in order to commemorate those who have fallen in the service of this country. The RAF BBMF also serves to promote the modern day Air Force and to inspire the future generations.

The Flight operates six Spitfires, two Hurricanes, a Lancaster, a C47 Dakota, and two Chipmunk aircraft (primarily for training). The aircraft are flown by regular RAF Aircrew.


Lincolnshire Aviation Centre, East Kirkby

Step back in time to a WW2 Bomber Command airfield and experience some of the greatest planes in history.  The Centre is a living and breathing history experience with the sights and sounds of a wartime airfield and a running Lancaster and Mosquito.

The Centre offers the opportunity for an immersive experience as well as a time for quiet contemplation.


Bike Hire

Why not hire a bike and explore the area on your stay with us, bike can be delivered to our site ready for your break with us follow the like to book got a dog take them as well, you can also hire trailer. 


Cadwell Park, Louth

Visit Cadwell Park for motor car racing and bikes.
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The Kinema in the Woods, Woodhall Spa

Watch the latest films in the Kinema in The Woods and, on a Saturday listen to the organist playing the Compton Kinestra organ.


Jubilee Park, Woodhall Spa

Jubilee Park is located just a few minutes’ walk from the centre of Woodhall Spa village. It comprises of 10 glorious acres of picturesque, ornamental gardens and bandstand, children’s play area, sensory garden, bowling green, croquet lawns, cricket pitch, tennis club, a café and crowned by our fabulous heated lido, to make it a place you want to visit.

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Wolds Wildlife Park, Horncastle

Wolds Wildlife Park is renowned for its diverse collection of animals, from spotted hyenas and Bengal tigers to Eurasian brown bears which have their own pond. It is designed as a place for visitors to explore and encounter some of the world’s most fascinating wildlife​​.

Wolds Wildlife Park takes pride in providing an exceptional experience to its visitors. With an array of animals including lions, leopards, brown bears, capybaras, and ring-tailed lemurs, the park focuses on the well-being of its animals and the satisfaction of its guests. A variety of passes and special experiences are available for those who wish to visit, ensuring a memorable encounter with wildlife for individuals and families alike​.

For more information and to purchase day tickets visit

Food & Drink

For general shopping there is a Sainsbury and Co-Op in Woodhall Spa, and a Tesco and Co-Op in Horncastle. If you want to eat out or just have a drink, here are some of the best establishments in the area.

The Ebrington Arms, Kirkby-on-Bain

The Ebrington Arms in Kirkby-on-Bain is right next door to Bainside. It is a great old country pub with a fine selection of real ales and superb food. They do NOT provide accommodation.

The Ebrington Arms, Main Street, Kirkby on Bain, nr Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, LN10 6YT 
T: 01526 354560

The Abbey Lodge Inn, Woodhall Spa

The Abbey Lodge provides a warm, wholesome public house with a kind family atmosphere. With an impressively vast selection of beverages, both alcoholic and non, and an extensive menu of home cooked food, they provide the right environment for a charming and relaxing evening.

The Abbey Lodge Inn, Tattershall Road, Kirkstead, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, LN10 6UQ
T: 01526 352538

The Leagate Inn, Coningsby

The Leagate Inn is a traditional, family run Inn in Lincolnshire. It has been in the Dennison family since 1983 and Is now run by Harry and Laura alongside Ollie, their spaniel. The food served is sourced from the best local suppliers.

The Leagate Inn, Leagate Road, Coningsby, Lincolnshire, LN4 4RS
T: 07957 756495

The Royal Oak, Mareham-le-Fen

The Royal Oak is one of the oldest thatched pubs in Lincolnshire. It has a relaxed cosy bar area to enjoy a glass of wine, a Batemans cask ale or one of the many specialist gins and Fever-Tree tonics  as well as a full range of other spirits and soft drinks. Enjoy delicious food in the dining room, or bar, or in the warmer months outside in the beautiful garden, whatever the occasion there is always a warm welcome

The Royal Oak, Main St, Mareham-le-Fen, PE22 7RL
T: 01507 568920

The Bluebell Inn, Tattershall Thorpe

Built in 1257, the famous haunt of Hunters, Poachers and Royalist Fugitives through the years to RAF heroes of the Second World War including the famous 617 (Dam Busters) Squadron. With oak timber beams, real fires, cask ales and delicious food.

The Bluebell Inn, Thorpe Road, Tattershall Thorpe, Lincolnshire, LN4 4PE
T: 01526 342206

India Village, Woodhall Spa

India Village is listed in the National Curry Club guide as one of the best Indian Restaurants in the county. The restaurant has long been recognized as one of the finest dining experiences in Woodhall Spa and is widely known to provide the very best Indian food in one of Lincolnshire’s best kept villages.

India Village, 15 The Broadway, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, LN10 6ST
T: 01526 354657

What to Do at Bainside

Bainside provides an array of accommodation and a superb fishing lake to enjoy.