things to do

local attractions

There is so much to see and do within close proximity to Tyre Farm. We've listed a few of our favourites below. 

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Alton Towers, UK’s leading theme park attraction

Alton Towers Resort is a theme park and resort complex in Staffordshire, England, near the village of Alton. The park is operated by Merlin Entertainments Group and incorporates a theme park, water park, spa, mini golf and hotel complex. Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 7.5

Ashbourne, one of Derbyshire’s finest old market towns

With its winding cobbled streets, welcoming Market Place and handsome Tudor and Georgian heritage, picturesque Ashbourne is known as 'The Gateway to Dovedale'. While there's no doubt that it's the perfect base if you want to explore the spectacular limestone landscapes of the southern White Peak, it also pays to take a leisurely walking tour around town to immerse yourself in its fascinating history and architecture. More about Ashbourne: Miles from Tyre Farm: 6.5

Chatsworth House, home to the Duke of Devonshire

The house, many of its contents and 737 hectares (1,822 acres) of the surrounding landscape are leased to a registered charity, the Chatsworth House Trust, established in 1981. The 12th Duke and Duchess pay rent to the charity to live at Chatsworth and work with the charity and others to welcome Chatsworth’s visitors. Every penny of visitor admission goes directly to the Chatsworth House Trust, which is dedicated to the long-term preservation of Chatsworth House, the collections, garden, woodlands and park for the long-term benefit of the public. Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 27

Leek, a traditional market town with its own antiques quarter

Leek is a market town and civil parish in the county of Staffordshire, England, on the River Churnet. It is situated about 10 miles north east of Stoke-on-Trent. It is an ancient borough and was granted its royal charter in 1214. More about Leek: Miles from Tyre Farm: 7

The Roaches, Staffordshire Moorlands

The Roaches is a prominent rocky ridge above Leek and Tittesworth Reservoir in the Staffordshire Peak District of England. The ridge with its rock formations rises steeply to 505 m. Along with Ramshaw Rocks and Hen Cloud they form a gritstone escarpment, which is popular with hikers, rock climbers and freerunners. More about The Roaches: Miles from Tyre Farm: 8

Manifold Trial and Cycle Hire

A National Park bike hire facility that enables visitors to enjoy the Manifold Track, at Hulme End. Based in the listed former station building in this attractive village, the facility is an ideal place to start exploring the Manifold Valley. More about Manifold Trial and Cycle Hire: Miles from Tyre Farm: 1.5

The Peak District, the perfect location for walks

The Peak District National Park is in central England. Steep limestone valleys like Dovedale, with its famed stepping stones, and Lathkill Dale characterise the park’s southern area, which is known as White Peak. North, the Dark Peak area has dramatic gritstone ridges and stark moorland plateaus like Kinder Scout, the park’s highest point. The nearby village of Edale marks one end of the iconic Pennine Way footpath. More about the Peak District:

Tourist infomation


Leek Tourist Information Centre

Address: Nicholson Institute, 1st Floor, The, Stockwell St, Leek ST13 6DW

Number: 01538 395530


Ashbourne Tourist Information Centre

Address: 13 Market Place, Ashbourne, DE6 1EU

Number: 01335 343666

Pubs, Cafes and Restaurants

We've also put together a small selection of the many Pubs, Cafes and Restaurants that are near us too.


Red Lion Inn (Traditional Country Pub)

Waterfall, Waterhouses Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 1.5

Tel: 01538 308279

The Famous Yew Tree Inn (Good Pub Guide Recommended)

Church Lane, Cauldon, ST10 3EJ Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 2

Tel: 01538 309876

Mehek (Finest Indian Restaurant and Takeaway)

Ashbourne Road, Bottom House Leek, ST13 7QN Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 2.5

Tel: 01538 304444


The Star Inn (Pub Food)

Star Bank, Cotton, Nr Oakmoor Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 3.9

Tel: 01538 703655


The Duncombe Arms (Fine Dining)

Ellastone, Ashbourne, DE6 2GZ Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 7.9

Tel: 01335 324275


Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe (Café and Farm Shop)

Winkhill, Leek, ST13 7PN Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 2

Tel: 01538 308505

The Ramblers Retreat (Café)

Red Road, Alton, Stoke on Trent ST10 4BU Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 5.2

Tel: 01538 702730

Hetty’s Tea Shop

Froghall Wharf, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST10 2HL

Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 2.1

Tel: 01538 266288

Denstone Farm Shop & Café

Denstone, Nr Uttoxeter, Staffordshire ST14 5HF

Website: Miles from Tyre Farm: 8.1

Tel: 01889 590050