Here are some of the iconic East Midlands buildings you can spot on a clear day from Gedling Country Park

Lincoln Cathedral, St Mary Magdalene Church in Newark, Gunthorpe Lock, the Ratcliffe-on-Soar Power Station, British Sugar factory and Belvoir Castle can also be spotted from the park

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Did you know it was possible to catch a glimpse of the iconic Lincoln Cathedral from Gedling Country Park on a clear day?

This shot of the iconic cathedral in the far distance was captured on camera by Sarah Benedek.

PICTURED: The circle shows where you can spot Lincoln Cathedral on the horizon from the North Viewing Platform in the park (PHOTO: Sarah Benedek)
The Cathedral captured in close up from the park using a camera (PHOTO: Sarah Benedek)

Although the close ups were captured using a zoom lens, you can spot the historical building on the horizon with the naked eye when the skies of clear by heading to the North Viewing Platform at Gedling Country Park.

PICTURED: The north viewing platform at Gedling Country Park

St Mary Magdalene Church in Newark, Gunthorpe Lock, the Ratcliffe-on-Soar Power Station British Sugar factory and Belvoir Castle can also be spotted from the platforms.

PICTURED: Belvoir Castle (PHOTO: Sarah Benedek)
SEEN: Ratcliffe-on-Soar Power Station (PHOTO: Sarah Benedek)
SPOTTED: British Sugar and Staythorpe Power Station in Newark. (PHOTO: Sarah Benedek)

The two platforms were opened back in July 2020 and offer visitors views as far as Lincolnshire and Leicestershire. The platforms will also feature interpretation panels displaying information about some of the sights.

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