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National Trust

National Trust Shropshire

Powys Castle

Attingham Park

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Child Care / Nannies

Shropshire Event Nannies

Founded by a mother of 2 Shropshire Event Nannies specialise in wedding childcare, as well as mobile creche facilities for business meetings, conferences.

They take care of the complete coordination for the children on the day which allows you to relax into the event knowing the little ones are safe and having fun.

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Golf

Kington Golf Club - 01544 230340

Church Stretton Golf Club - 01694 722281

Ludlow Golf Club - 01584 856285

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Horse Racing

Just a 20 minute drive from the house you will find the Ludlow Race Course. This is a great family racecourse, offering race meetings once every 3 weeks during the national hunt season and its right beside the Ludlow Food Centre, both are worth a visit.

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Local Treasures

 The Space-guard Centre

Knighton

The Space guard Centre is a working observatory. This is well worth a visit. For more information you can contact them on 01547 520247.

Aardvark Books

Brampton Bryan

Out of the drive and turn left and the next village you come to is called Brampton Bryan – there is a fabulous bookshop and tea room here and great walking surrounding it.

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Beauty

Grace & Beauty

Located Presteigne andonly a 10 minute drive, and you do need to book in advance, but they have a large beauty room upstairs for groups.

Email: grace@grace-beauty.co.uk

Hot Tub Hire

We can organise these directly for you.

We have a 4 -6 person hot tub which is £150. Or a 6 - 8 person one for £180. There is also a solid hot tub which seats 4 people and is £220. 

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Dance Instructors

We use a local company called Revel in dance. 

They have a variety of packages to entertain any group booking and obviously come to the lodge. Our barn is ideal for these sessions and a great idea for some great entertainment during your stay.

Their themed workshops range from Beyonce, hip hop, Charleston, Grease, Bollywood, hip Hop Hen and Lady Gaga. To book contact them directly. 

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Horse Riding

There are 2 riding schools nearby and we recommend both. To book contact them directly.

Underhill Riding Stables

15mins drive, near Llandrindod Wells

Or

Dark Dale Forrest Stables

10mins drive, near Bedston

Shooting Range

Griffin-Lloyd Shooting Ground

Griffin-Lloyd offers a wide variety of clay target shooting facilities to suit your needs whether you are an expert shot wishing to stay at the top of your game or a complete novice looking to try something new and exciting.

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Rally Car Driving

Phil Price Rally School

If you want to know what it feels like sliding through corners, your heart beating overtime to the roaring sound of the rally car with sweaty palms grasped tightly to the steering wheel and a smile from ear to ear – then get in touch.

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Team Building / Outdoor Activities

The Great Escape

An outdoor adventure company that specialise in team-building and leadership development, using practical challenges and problem solving activities. We have used them over and over again here at Wilde Lodge, as they are fabulous as adapting their activities to group bookings that are looking to be challenged whilst have enormous fun.

 Great Escape £500 for half a day for 10 people.

Oaker Wood Leisure

Situated on the Herefordshire/ Shropshire and Worcestershire border (45min drive), Oaker Wood Leisure is world of adventurous outdoor activities is set in 175 acres of mature woodland, complete with two scenic lakes. Each activity is based in its own exclusive area ensuring you can experience the great outdoors away from the crowds.