Your journey to Bruntingthorpe starts here.

We’re delighted to welcome you to Bruntingthorpe.  We have put together a comprehensive guide to ensure your journey to the site is as comfortable as possible. As an active air field, we offer the possibility for both road and air arrival so please do get in touch if this is an option you’d like to consider. For those travelling by car, you will find full directions to our site below. We are lucky to be surrounded by beautiful countryside, however there are still numerous accommodation options close by for those looking to extend their stay.


Bruntingthorpe in Leicestershire is the current home of C Walton Limited, Manheim Auctions, Big Thunder Events, Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground and the Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome, featuring the iconic Cold War Jets Collection as well as a number of other automotive businesses. All situated within the 670-acre site, there is something to meet the needs of each of our customers. Our wide range of facilities allow us to cater for any type of event, from the standard to the obscure, and thanks to our 3.2km straight, Bruntingthorpe still operates as an active airfield.

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