The 7.5-mile steam-operated Nene Valley Railway runs alongside the River Nene from Peterborough (Nene Valley station), through Wansford to Yarwell. Wansford is the main station (free parking) where there is a café and all facilities.
Northminster, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE11AY, Tel: 01733 343358, (0.8 miles, 1kms)
Peterborough's City Market is an open covered general retail Market - fruit, vegetables, clothing, meat and fish.
Itter Crescent, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE4 6JT, Tel: 01733 747474, (4 miles, 7kms)
Itter Park is now amongst the elite - winning the Green Flag award for the first time in 2007.
The Abbey Rectory, 46 East Street, Crowland, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE6 0EN, Tel: 01733 211763, www.crowlandabbey.org.uk, (8 miles, 14kms)
Croyland Abbey is visible for miles around Crowland itself.
Longthorpe, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE3 6LS, www.peterborough.gov.uk/page-4665, (2 miles, 3kms)
The ponds at Longthorpe originally belonged to the medieval manor (no longer standing) which at one time was the property of the abbey.
Wansford, Nr. Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE8 6JA, Tel: 01733 890419, www.wildlifebcnp.org, (7 miles, 12kms)
A remnant of limestone grassland with species - rich springs and flushes.
The Benedict Rooms at Peterborough Cathedral are perfectly situated in the heart of the city centre in the beautiful and tranquil Cathedral Precincts. With four impressive venues to choose from with capacity for between 2 and 70 people.
Eye Green, Eye, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE6 7SZ, Tel: 01733 890419, www.wildlifebcnp.org, (4 miles, 6kms)
The reserve has open access to the public and specially designed lakeside path with fishing platforms for people with mobility difficulties
First Drove, Fengate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 5BJ, Tel: 01733 296939, www.peterboroughgreyhounds.com, (0.9 miles, 1kms)
The stadium combines the thrilling spectacle of greyhound racing with a range of facilities essential for total leisure-time enjoyment.
Castor, Nr Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE5 7AX, (4 miles, 7kms)
35 Brook Street, Peterborough, Cambs, PE1 1TU, Tel: 01733 313117, (0.9 miles, 2kms)
Indian. Children welcome.
Frank Perkins Parkway (A1139), Mallory Road, Boongate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 5AU, Tel: 08712 201000, www.showcasecinemas.co.uk, (1 miles, 2kms)
47 Broadway, Peterborough, Cambs, PE1 1SB, Tel: 01733 565606, (1 miles, 2kms)
Indian. Open Daily 12 noon - 3 pm, 5.30 pm - 12 midnight. Children welcome unitl 6.30pm and all day Sunday. Lunchtime buffet.
Railway Cottage, St Pegas Road, Peakirk, Peterborough, PE6 7NF, Tel: 01733 253182, Email, (6 miles, 9kms)
Second-hand and collectable books. Specialists in old collectable children's and illustrated books.
Aspect House, Fengate, Peterborough, PE1 5XG, Tel: 0844 4993399, (2 miles, 2kms)
Keeton Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 3JQ, (2 miles, 4kms)