Outdoor attractions in Midlands suffer due to snow

The recent heavy snowfall has cost tourist attractions in the Midlands huge sums of money.

Conkers in the heart of the National Forest in Derbyshire has 120 acres but 70% of its activities are outside which meant this time last week it was forced to close.

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Snow hits Midlands attractions

The recent freezing weather is affecting the region's tourist industry. Visitor numbers are down on what should be the first busy weekend of the year. Many attractions are also having to repair damage caused by the snow and ice.