Hough Mill open 2-5pm every Sunday from 7th April . . . . . . . . The Trust is leading four walks in the National Forest Walking Festival 18th-30th May - see Diary . . . . . . . . Swannington History pages updated with details of the school and public houses . . . . . . . .

We host a wide variety of walking groups, history societies, railway/coal mining/windmill enthusiasts, U3As, Women’s Institutes, Rainbows, Brownies, Guides, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and other community groups. We also provide a venue for various motoring groups, running clubs and yoga classes. Tailored school activity days including themes such as the Little Red Hen story.

Woulds U3A at the Swannington Incline
Newbold Heritage Group on a coal mining tour
Guides search for soft toys at they explore the coal mining tour
Bradgate U3A on a coal mining tour
Bradgate U3A turning the horse gin
Guides visiting Hough Mill
Austin 7 car club
Austin 7 Car Club
Austin 7 Car Club at Hough Mill