Marina, free entry
Barton under Needwood,
Burton upon Trent,
Barton Marina is a retail village with 14 independent shops and a superb Pub/Restaurant called the Waterfront all of which is built along the promenade of a marina for narrowboats. It has lakes, beautiful walks, and fishing and is well worth a visit to shop, walk or relax with a drink.
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Leave M1 at J28 and take A38 south. Four miles past Burton-on-Trent, turn off for Barton-under-Needwood. Brown sign for Barton Marina first left after ½ mile.
Leave M1 at J19 and take M6 to J4. Take A446 until it joins A38 and 8 miles north of Lichfield turn off at Barton-under-Needwood.
Leave M6 at J15 and keep on A50 until turning off for A38. Travel 10 miles south and turn off at Barton-under-Needwood.
Leave M5 at J4a for M42 and continue until coming off at J9. Take A446 until it joins A38 and 8 miles north of Lichfield turn off at Barton-under-Needwood