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Abbey Park Leicester
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Abbey Park Road, Leicester, LE4 5AQ, Tel: 0116 252 7003, Email,

Abbey Park is a park situated in Leicester's city centre. Enjoy exploring a Chinese garden, historical ruins, canals and boating lakes. Abbey Park is also home to fun fairs and festivals. A tearoom is also open for refreshments.

Brocks Hill Country Park Centre
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Washbrook Lane, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 5JJ, Tel: 0116 257 2888, Email,

Brocks Hill provides a natural environment for visitors of all ages with natural history activities throughout the year, holiday and school events, play areas, den building and walks through woodlands and meadows.

National Memorial Arboretum
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Croxall Road, Alrewas, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 7AR, Tel: 01283 792 333, Email

There are more than 50,000 trees and over 160 major memorials, including the award-winning Armed Forces memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum.


Smisby, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65, Tel: 01283

Annwell Wood sits in a small river valley surrounded by mature trees and hedgerows. Enjoy and explore the beautiful Leicestershire countryside.

Aylestone Recreation Ground

Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE67 2FW, Tel: 0116

Recreation ground with sports facilities and leisure walks for use by locals.

Bagworth Heath Woods

Heath Road, Bagworth, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 1DL, Tel: 0116 305 5000

Enjoy pleasant walks through this 75 hectare reclaimed colliery site in The National Forest.

Beacon Hill Country Park, Leicestershire
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Beacon Road, Woodhouse Eaves, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8SP, Tel: 0116 305 5000

The perfect country park to head to for those that enjoy the outdoors. Enjoy scrambling on the rocks or an afternoon walk through the rhododenrons.

Bede Park

Bede Island / Castle Park Area, Leicester, LE5 6DE, Tel: 0116 273 7726

Bede Park, located nearby the River Soar,has a play area in the heart of the city. Look out for the high slide!

Belgrave Hall and Gardens, Leicester
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Church Road off Thurcaston Road, Belgrave, Leicester, LE4 5PE, Tel: 0116 266 6590

Belgrave Hall and Gardens has a calendar of exciting events throughout the year that are ideal for the whole family.

Billa Barra Hill

Billa Barra Lane, Stanton under Bardon, Markfield, Leicestershire, LE67 9PD, Tel: 01455 238141

Head to Billa Barra Hill and see magnificent views of Leicestershire. Great for an afternoon walk.

Blaby Road Park

South Wigston, Leicestershire, LE19, Tel: 0116 257 2675

Enjoy walks through the grounds of Blaby Road Park.

Bradgate Country Park, Newtown Linford
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Deer Barn Buildings, Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, LE6 0HE, Tel: 0116 236 2713

Explore the 840 acre country park and enjoy some peace and tranquility at Bradgate Park. Take along a picnic or buy a cup of tea at the tearoom.

Brampton Valley Way

Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16, Tel: 01604 883 920

Get your bikes and saddle up! The Brampton Valley Way is a picturesque cycleway linking Market Harborough to Northampton.

Braunstone Park

Hinckley Road, LE1 1DJ, Tel: 0116 252 7003

Head to Braunstone Park and enjoy gardens, play areas, nature rambles and conservation areas.


Burbage, Leicester, LE10 2HF, Tel: 01455

The Fields land was once part of the ancient three field system which operated in Burbage during Medieval times. The area is now used mainly for community events such as carnivals, fireworks, rugby, scouting and young children's play.

Broombriggs Farm & Windmill Hill

Beacon Road, Woodhouse Eaves, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8SR, Tel: 0116 305 5000

Explore Broombriggs Farm Country Park and find out about a day in the life of a working farm.

Burbage Common and Woods

Leicester Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 3DR, Tel: 01455 633 712

Enjoy the outdoors - explore Burbage Common and Woods and look out for the many wild flowers that grow there.

Burrough Hill

High Street, Somerby, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 2QZ, Tel: 0116 305 5000

Burrough Hill is situated on the site of an Iron Age Hill Fort. Enjoy exploring waymarked trails through woodland and beautiful countryside.

Castle Gardens

The Newarke, Leicester, LE2 7BY, Tel: 01162221000

Castle Gardens are located in the historic Castle Park area, includes a rock garden, mixed borders, various shrubs and trees, and part of the city's riverfront.

Castle Hill Country Park

Astill Lodge Road, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4, Tel: 0116 222 1000

Enjoy time exploring Castle Hill Country Park where you will find Bluebell Woods, Rothley Brook and an apple orchard.

Coalville Park

London Road, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67, Tel: 01530 411767

Coalville Park is situated just a couple of minutes walk away from the town centre on London Road. There are plenty of activities to suit all age groups including tennis courts and a childrens' playground, whilst there are also flower beds

Coleorton Wood

Pitt Lane, The Moor, Coleorton, Leicestershire, LE67 8GE, Tel: 01530 278444

Enjoy the great outdoors of Leicestershire and The National Forest at Coleorton Wood. This former colliery site has been transformed into woodland.

Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Wood

Occupation Road, Albert Village, Swadlincote, Leicestershire, DE12 6GA, Tel: 01283 229494

The Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Wood is a 47 acres of woodland created as a tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales. Includes sculpture trails, rose arches, touch, peace and children's trails.

Dimminsdale Nature Reserve

Staunton Harold, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65, Tel: 0116 270 2999

Explore this nature reserve where you will find wildlife, and a landscape with geological and archaeological interest.

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