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Leicester City Council

01162221000

Address

The Newarke,
Leicester,
LE2 7BY

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The body of Richard is known never to be have been thrown in the water. But he did hit his spurs on the way out and the soothsayer proclaim that he would have misfortune and hit it again. Which his head did on the way back into Leicester.

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Map reference: SK 582042  Lat: 52.63278 Long: -1.14108

A two minute walk from the city centre, may be accessed via the subway at the end of Millstone Lane. Alernatively walking from the Clock Tower, walk up High Street headaing towards St Nicholas Place (Holiday Inn). Walk around the roundabout and onto King Richards Road, the entrance to the Casle Park Gardens will be on the left hand side.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 km from Leicester station