FHS of Martin

Society Area Representatives

Leicestershire


The area rep is Mrs Helen Martin-Millward


The County of Leicestershire is situated in the heart of England. There are many places of interest to visit including the city of Leicester, notable attractions include 'Leicester Cathedral','The National Space Centre', the UK's largest attraction dedicated to space science and astronomy, 'New Walk Museum and Art Gallery', situated within the historic New Walk area of the city and 'Belgrave Hall' built in the early 18th century, in what was then a small village 3 miles from the town of Leicester. Leicestershire boasts some of Englands most beautiful countryside and interesting towns and villages

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Did you know that Joseph Merrick, the Elephant Man, lived in Leicester? Or that Richard III left for the Battle of Bosworth Field, the last battle of the Wars of the Roses, via Leicester and never came back? Or that Thomas Cook, the travel firm, began with a train excursion from Leicester to Loughborough

Leicestershire map


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