Worksop: The Gateway to the Dukeries
Worksop is famed as the “Gateway to the Dukeries” because of its unique selection of Ducal properties located in north Nottinghamshire; Clumber Park, Welbeck Abbey, Thoresby Hall & Worksop Manor. From its thriving industrial estates, to its connection with one of the most beautiful and varied rural waterways in England via the River Ryton; Worksop has something for everyone.
Found at the northern edge of Sherwood Forest, Worksop is rich in local heritage. A real goldmine for history enthusiasts, Worksop has a number of historic sites, national parks, art galleries and architectural buildings to appreciate. Once a booming coal mining town for most of the 19th and 20th centuries, Worksop is now home to a plethora of world-renowned distribution and manufacturing companies.