Private Historical Walks can be arranged for small groups 

at a cost of 3 per adult by contacting Ann Petty 01530 831895 

 

All walks meet at the Bulls Head Thringstone car park and

each walk is approximately 2 mile long and takes about 2 hours

Please be aware that the Friends of Grace Dieu Priory are no longer able to hold paranormal events or Ghost walks, and Paranormal events organised by 3rd parties are forbidden by the Grace Dieu Priory Trust.

MAY

19th to 31st

National Forest Walking Festival

Sunday

20th

Guided Walk

FOGDP 'History Walk to Grace Dieu Priory'

Walk 17 in National Forest Walking Festival book

6pm Bulls Head

Wednesday

30th

Guided Walk

FOGDP 'History Walk to Grace Dieu Priory'

Walk 88 in National Forest Walking Festival book

6pm Bulls Head

 

If you're not sure how to get to the Priory:

Brown tourist signs direct you off the A512 Loughborough - Ashby road to The Bull's Head car park LE67 8LR.

Please park at the top end, furthest away from the pub.

 

Follow the signs to the Priory, which will lake you along a path which goes under the old railway arch and turns left to go gently down the hill.

 

Just before the stream, you turn left and go under the huge railway viaduct.

 

To your left is a large disused quarry which is a dangerous area to wander into.

 

Where the path goes across the bed of the old Canal, you turn right through the gate and along the line of the canal until you reach another gate which leads you into the Priory grounds.