The village of Gringley-on-the-Hill, is a charming rural village almost midway between Bawtry (6 miles) and Gainsborough (7 miles). On clear days, there are magnificent and far-reaching views from the village across five counties, particularly to the North over the Carrs, and to the South-East, where Lincoln cathedral is visible. The village has a Doctors Surgery, Primary School, Community Centre and a popular public house, The Blue Bell Inn. There are excellent commuter links, Retford and Doncaster having main line rail links with London Kings Cross which takes from 1 hour 25 minutes. The Doncaster Sheffield International airport is ideal for business or leisure travel and is located in the village of Finningley. The A1 and the M18 motorways provide excellent links for road commuters to all parts of the country.