Category Archives: out & about

The Leamington Wine Company





We can assist you in selecting those special wines and champagnes for those special events and deliver them within the postcode CV32. We also offer a glass hiring service – conditions apply.

We have a gift service, with free gift wrapping, and for a small charge to cover delivery, we can send a special wine, gin, whiskey etc all over the UK.


We can provide the ambiance of our store’s surrounds for those special networking events, for example, a gin tasting or a wine tasting


We hold our own in-store wine, gin and whiskey tastings, with several external festive events also throughout the year – our Spring Gin tasting, Art in the Park, Leamington Food Festival, and Christmas Tasting.


That dinner party and not sure what to offer, looking to find a new craft gin or just looking for help please feel free to contact us.

TEL: 01926 888994



Straftford Butterfly Farm

Discover the link that Stratford Butterfly Farm has to the Rainforests of Belize and the ancient Maya civilisation whose artifacts have been replicated and are now on display in the Flight Area.

In the Discovery Zone find out about the plants we grow at the butterfly farm and see some of the world’s largest and most camouflaged caterpillars on show with cocoons, giant silk moths and shining pupae hanging on the plants. See the amazing lifecycle of a butterfly within our Emerging Cage where you will find butterflies hatching from their chrysalis.

Observe the fascinating and strange in Mini-Beast Metropolis where stick insects, beetles, leafcutter ants, some of the worlds largest tarantula spiders and many more remarkable creatures are to be found.

After your visit take a look in the Papillon Gift Shop which offers a wide range of beautiful butterfly and nature inspired gifts for all ages.

Opening Times & Admission

We are open every day of the year except Christmas Day. Our opening hours are stated below.

Opening Times

January (last entry to butterfly farm 3.30 pm) 10 am 5 pm
February (last entry to butterfly farm at 4 pm) 10 am 5 pm
March (last entry to butterfly farm at 5.00 pm) 10 am 5.30 pm
April including Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Sunday & Monday (last entry to butterfly farm at 5.30 pm) 10 am 6 pm
May 10 am 6 pm
June 10 am 6 pm
July 10 am 6 pm
August please note that we DO NOT accept any online voucher codes apart from Tescos Days Out codes 10 am 6 pm
September 10 am 6 pm
October (last entry to butterfly farm at 5.00 pm) please note that from October 29th last entry is 4pm closed at 5pm 10 am 5.30 pm
November (last entry to butterfly farm at 4.00 pm) 10 am 5 pm
December (last entry to butterfly farm at 3.30 pm) Closed Christmas Day. Christmas Eve we will be closing at 1.00 pm. 10 am 5 pm
Admission Prices

All prices below are current for 2017.

Adults £7.25
Seniors and Students £6.75
Children 3-16 Years (under 3’s free) £6.25
Family (2 adults & 2 children) £22.50
Extra child with a family ticket £4.05
Butterfly Farm Visitor Guide £4.75
Children’s Activity Guide £2.50
Butterfly Identification Sheet £1.00
If you are a CARER accompanying a person or persons with a disability your entry to the butterfly farm is FREE.
All displays are fully accessible. There are 3 disabled car parking spaces on site, which are strictly reserved for blue badge holders. All other PARKING, including more disabled spaces, is in the PAY & DISPLAY Car Park opposite our gates. Guide Dogs are welcome, however they cannot enter the flight area due to it being an unsuitable environment for them. If visiting with a Guide Dog please call ahead so a member of staff can be made available to supervise your Guide Dog and offer further assistance.

Group Rates

All prices below are current for 2017.

Adults £6.75
Seniors and Students £6.25
Children* £5.25
* 1 teacher free with every 10 children.

Group rates apply for groups of more than 10 people.

Season Tickets

All prices below are current for 2017.

Adult £28.50
Senior / Student £26.50
Child £24.50
Family Ticket £53.00
A Season Ticket is valid from the day of purchase for one year. Only for use by the person named on the ticket.
A Family Season Ticket is for two adults and two children. If you have more than two children in your family, additional Child tickets can be purchased with the Family Ticket for £12.25 per additional child.

Contact us by email – – general and work experience enquiries – educational visits and group bookings – all orders and pupae enquiries – all sales and account enquiries – merchandising enquiries – advertising and media requests

Stratford Butterfly Farm
Swan’s Nest Lane,
CV37 7LS,
England, U.K.
Tel : +44 (0)1789 299 288
Fax : +44 (0)1789 415 878

Jump In Trampoline Parks

At Jump In Warwick, we offer a number of different trampoline activities to suit everyone! From kids to adults, take part in our open jump sessions, give our tumble track a go or play a game of trampoline basketball. With such a variety of activities to choose from, come and try out our Warwick trampoline park for an afternoon or even host a special event with us.

If you book an open jump session, you can gain access to all of our exciting activities and use the trampoline arena to your heart’s content!

Have a go at Battle Beam, an exciting game that requires you to knock your opponent off the beam into the foam pit below!

Enjoy running down our tumble track and be a gymnast for the afternoon! Our tumble track lets you practice your skills.

Our foam pit is the perfect environment to practice all your trampoline tricks. Flip as many times as you like and land in our soft foam pit.

Our party rooms are great for accommodating birthdays and other special events. Make it an event to remember.

Enter our dodgeball arena and play a game of trampoline dodgeball against your friends for something a bit different.

Try out some awesome tricks and land on our airbag, just like stunts people do in your favourite movies.

The twist ladder is a crucial test of balance and focus. See if you can hold your nerve and reach the bell at the top!

Trampoline basketball is an exciting twist that will keep you entertained! See how many times you can dunk the ball.

Our café offers an array of refreshments, with a range of non-alcoholic drinks and healthy snacks to choose from.




  • 60 minutes to enjoy all of our fabulous activities including free jump, dodgeball, tumble tracks & more
  • Jump Socks
  • Plates, cups, plasticware, & napkins. Themed tableware is not included but you are welcome to bring this along at your own cost. All you need to bring is the cake, candles & party bags
  • 30 minutes in our party area
  • Party host
  • Pizza for all the children (with a choice of Pepperoni or Margherita) or Mom’s hot dogs served on a brioche bun.
  • Unlimited squash and water with your food.


  • You can book a private area downstairs for the full 1.5 hours of the party for only £30 more
  • Available times:11am, 1pm, 3pm,5pm & 7pm

Go Jumpin Warwick
Hermes Close,
CV34 6NW
Phone: 01926 356 290

Monday-Thursday from 10AM – 9PM
Friday from 10AM-10PM
Saturday & Sunday from 9AM – 10PM

St Nicholas Park – Warwick

Great for a family day out in Warwick
Opening hours: All day, every day

Postcode: CV34 4QY

Parking: St Nicholas Park or Myton Fields car parks in Warwick. Both are pay and display. Myton Fields is open summer only.

There are lots to see and do in the park and nearby for the whole family.

What to see and do

Play area
Paddling pool – shallow, treated water. No dogs, please. See below for opening times.
Funfair – roundabouts, games and bouncy castles for children up to 12 years old
Golf – 18-green adventure golf and 9-hole crazy golf
Boating – hire rowing boats and motor boats from the boathouse by Castle Bridge
Cafe – popular and open all year round
Skatepark and BMX track
Flowers – colorful formal flowerbeds, sustainable planting and unusual trees
River – stroll along the river and look at the swans
Sport – 2 football pitches, 2 hard tennis courts, and floodlit AstroTurf. To book phone 01926 495353
St Nicholas Park Leisure Centre – Gym, sports hall and artificial pitch (pool currently closed for refurbishment)
Loads of level grass for ball games, jogging, kite-flying etc.
Bands in the park
PLEASE NOTE: the boating, café, golf, and rides are not run by Warwick District Council. Please go to the St Nicholas Park website to find out when these attractions are open.

Other facilities

Swings in St Nicholas Park
Ranger Service
Toilets, disabled toilets, and baby change
All paths are wheelchair and pushchair friendly
Paddling pool
The paddling pool will be open from 10am – 8pm on the following dates:

Every day from 27th May – 4th June
Weekends only between 5th June and 16th June
Every day from 17th June – 3rd September
If there are any issues with the paddling pool outside of normal working hours, please contact St Peter’s Car Park on 01926 314009.

HistoryTrip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Originally a meadow, St Nicholas Park in Warwick was laid out in the 1930s. Formal gardens and a Children’s Corner were created. After the Second World War, the ground to the east was laid out as playing fields. Later, the leisure centre replaced outdoor swimming pools in the park. The cottages near the main car park were once a watermill.

Friends of St Nicholas Park
The Friends of St Nicholas Park is a group of local people working to improve, conserve, support and protect St. Nicholas Park for the benefit of all. For more information, check out the Friends of St Nicholas Park website.

How to get there

Bike – A cycle path runs from Emscote Road through St Nicholas Park to Myton Road. Bike racks outside the leisure centre
Bus routes
Rail – 10-minute walk from Warwick station to Emscote Road entrance
Walk – pedestrian entrances on Banbury Road, Emscote Road and Pickard Street. From Myton Fields, you can cross the river over Charter Bridge or Castle Bridge


St John’s House Museum – find out about life in Victorian times and visit Warwickshire Regimental Museum
Kingfisher Pool – disabled adults and junior angling
Smith Street – shops and restaurants
Riverside Walk – walk along the rivers and canal to Leamington Spa
Warwick Castle
Town Centre – markets, County Museum, St Mary’s Church, antique shops, gardens
Park maintenance – contact us
This park is maintained by Warwick District Council. Check our Parks maintenance FAQs or call 01926 456128 or email

Turtle Bay Leamington Spa

Location & Booking Information

On busy Friday and Saturday evenings our maximum table size is 8 people, and up to 18 people during the week. We do this to ensure that we are able to serve the freshest food with the best possible service, without upsetting other guests. At busy times we will hold your table for 10 minutes, please call if you may be late.

We keep our counter seating free for walk-in diners, so there may be availability even if you are unable to book online. Unfortunately we cannot accommodate hen & stag parties.


Now you can enjoy our delicious Turtle Bay food at home, plus you get 10% off your final bill!!

Please call up your local Turtle Bay and place your order. Telephone numbers can be found on our Find & Book page by clicking here.You can download our menu at the bottom of this page.

Opening Times:

  • Mon-Sun: 11:30 – 23:30

**Due to our licence children aren’t permitted after 9pm

Las Iguanas Leamington Spa

Livery Street in Royal Leamington Spa is home to a slice of Latin life at Las Iguanas! Come along and discover a range of sizzling South American favourites alongside a legendary cocktail menu offering Happy Hour all day every day on 2FOR1 cocktails. Home to great shopping, Las Iguanas Leamington is the ultimate spot for lunch with friends or family, but open ‘til late we’re the place to party into the night amid a Latin vibe that’ll bring all your senses to life.


Regent Court, 21 Livery Street
Leamington Spa
CV32 4NP

Tel: 01926 427 198


Mon-Thurs 10am-11pm
Fri-Sat 10am-11.30pm
Sun 10am-10.30pm




2FOR1 happy hour cocktails & coolers all day everyday!
Our policy is that only guests who can provide ID to prove they are 18 and above can be served alcohol for their own consumption.

Nando’s Leamington Spa

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Harry’s Butchers

Are you in a rush and dont have time to cook for your family? Harrys Butchers does a wide range of fresh, homemade and ready to cook meals, that are simple quick and afordable!

These meals are things sucha as; stirfry and BBQ Packs!

They stock a wide range of quality meats aswell as handy and indepth advice on how to cook each meat to its best!

Pop in for breakfast and enjoy their breakfast rolls and various breakfast items!

Contact: tel: 01926 426794  address: 84 Heath Cote Road, Whitnash, CV31 2LY