For 5 weeks in 1013 Gainsborough was the capital of both England and Denmark
British television producer Edgar William 'Bill' Podmore, best known for his 12-year association with 'Coronation Street' was born in Gainsborough
The Mayflower Pilgrims may well have worshipped in secret at the Gainsborough Old Hall
Discover a wealth of heritage and things to do. Both Gainsborough and its surrounding area offers a great range of days out for all ages.
Discover a wonderful shopping experience with an abundance of shops; from independent retailers in the historic centre to the award-winning Marshall’s Yard.
Discover a wide selection of places to eat. From restaurants to coffee bars; there’s something to suit all tastes.
Discover easy access to major transport routes including the East Coast Mainline, A1/M1 and Doncaster Robin Hood Airport.