Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1AE
The Bede House has 'Maison de Dieu 1640' above its door. Built by Robert Hudson it was an almshouse which provided accommodation for 'six porr old bachelors or widows'.
Washbrook Lane, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 5JJ
Spend the day exploring Brocks Hill Country Park. The children will love playing in sandpits, climbing castles and whizzing down the the large 'wiggly' slide! Take a walk around the park and stop off and enjoy a picnic.
Washbrook Lane, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 5JJ
Adults and children alike will enjoy exploring Brocks Hill Environment Centre and discovering more about sources of environmentally friendly sources of power.
Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1AW
Next to the Boat Inn, named so as it stood by the canal basin formerly in this area, is Cardigan House.
Melton Mowbray, LE13
Croxall Road, Alrewas, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 7AR
The Arboretum provides a relaxing place where current and future generations can remember loved ones, whilst wandering through growing woodland.
Upper Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1AE
The building with two white oriel windows above an optician's is the Old Club. Set up in 1810, it was the first hunting club in Melton Mowbray and was quite exclusive as it could only house four guests.
Asfordby Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13
The Defence Animal Centre (DAC) is a training centre, based in Melton Mowbray that trains animals (mainly dogs) for all three armed forces. It is also home of the Royal Army Veterinary Corps.
Ashby Road, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3LN
Perfect for big kids and little kids alike, this award winning attraction offers hands-on exhibitions, tours and events for everyone to enjoy. On-site cafe for snacks available.
Thorpe End, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1RB
Melton Mowbray has had many fine places of worship built including the magnificent St Mary’s. The Roman Catholic Church of St John was built in 1840 by E. J. Willson for John and Thomas Exton.
Upper Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, LE13
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13
The tower which you can see at the end of Thorpe End was part of Langton and Sons brewery, set up in 1865. It sold mild, strong, pale ales, stouts, produced mineral water and had freehold licenses for 14 pubs in and around Melton Mowbray.
Altar Stones Lane, Markfield, Leicestershire, LE67 9PX
Get a breath of fresh air and take in the views of Leicestershire's landscape and Charnwood Forest. Why not take along your own picnic made up of delicious local produce!
Egleton, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 8BT
Rutland Water Nature Reserve offers a host of activities for families and younger children throughout the year. All activities are led by experienced teacher naturalists and provide children with the chance to learn about wildlife.
Heath Road, Bagworth, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 1DL
A 75 hectare reclaimed colliery site managed by Leicestershire County Council between Bagworth and Thornton.
Beacon Road, Woodhouse Eaves, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8SP
The perfect country park to head to for those that enjoy the outdoors. Enjoy rambling on the rocks, long afternoon walks or a day of outdoor fun with the family.
Beaumanor Drive, Woodhouse, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8TX
Beaumanor Hall is a delightful venue set on the edge of Charnwood Forest in the village of Woodhouse.
8 Beck Street, Digby, Lincoln, LN4 3NE
Lombard fruit and country wines are made at Beck House Winery from traditional recipes and by traditional methods. All wines have a grape base but are fermented with the named ingredient.
Billa Barra Lane, Stanton under Bardon, Markfield, Leicestershire, LE67 9PD
Head to Billa Barra Hill and see magnificent views of Leicestershire. Great for an afternoon of exploration.
Annwell Lane, Smisby, Ashby-de-La-Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 2TA
Explore 6 acres of the Arboretum, and enjoy the countryside and wildlife in The National Forest.
Wellesborough Road, Market Bosworth, Nuneaton, Leicestershire, CV13 6PD
Enjoy windsurfing, canoeing and fishing at this 50 acre leisure park. Great for a weekend away camping or caravanning.
Welford Road, Blaby, Leicester, LE18 4FT
Bouskell Park is an attractive area of parkland set on the remains of a medieval village. It is an old Victorian parkland with a pond, grassland and woodland.
Deer Barn Buildings, Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, LE6 0HE
Whether you want to explore this 840 acre country park with friends or family for a day enjoying the outdoors or want some peace and tranquility Bradgate Park is a must-visit. Take along a picnic, camera or your walking boots!
Beacon Road, Woodhouse Eaves, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8SR
Presented to the County Council in 1970, Broombriggs Farm is a 55 hectare mixed arable and stock farm with a 1½ mile farm trail and information boards explaining the working of a farm.