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National Leisure Facilities Recreation Centres

Name

Location

Purpose

Bisham Abbey

Buckinghamshire

Squash, football, tennis

Crystal Palace

London

Athletics, swimming

Glenmore Lodge

Inverness, Scotland

Rock-climbing, ice climbing, kayaking

Holme Pierrpoint

Nottingham

Rowing, sailing, canoeing

Lilleshall

Shropshire

Cricket, football, gymnastics

Plas-y-Brenin

(National Mountain Centre)

Snowdonia, North Wales

Mountaineering, rock climbing, canoeing, orienteering

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Sports Venues

Name of sport

Name

Location

Football

Hampden Park

Old Trafford

Anfield

Stadium of Light

St James’ Park

Elland Road

Emirates Stadium

Glasgow

Manchester

Liverpool

Sunderland

Newcastle

Leeds

London

Rugby

Murrayfield

Twickenham

Lansdowne Road

Millenium Stadium

 

Edinbugh

London

Dublin

Cardiff

Cricket

Lord’s

London

Hockey

Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes

Tennis

Wimbledon

London

 

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Museums & Galleries

Name of Museum

Theme

Location

Beamish

Open air museum showing life through the 19th and 20th century

Near Newcastle

British Museum

World history

London

Ironbridge Gorge

Industry

Ironbridge, Shropshire

Natural History Museum

Plants & animals

London

National Museum of TV & Photography

Photography

Bradford

National Railway Museum

Trains

York

The Royal Armouries

Weapons and war

Leeds

Science Museum

Science

London

The National Gallery

Paintings & sculptures

London

The Tate Gallery

Paintings & sculptures

London

The Tate Modern

Modern art

London

 

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Theme Parks

Alton Towers

Rides & family fun

Near Stoke, Staffordshire

Camelot

Rides & family fun

Near Preston, Lancashire

Chessington Wold of Adventures

Rides & family fun

Near London. Surrey

Legoland

Rides & family fun

Windsor, 50 miles from London

Thorpe Park

Rides & family fun

Near London, Surrey

 

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