LoughboroughCopyright Roger Geach


County - Leicestershire | Map
Tel code: 01509 | code search
Postcode: LE11 | code search
Population: 57600
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Birthplace of:
John Cleveland
Jane Grey

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Folk Customs:
Hallaton Hare Pie Scramble and Bottle-Kicking
Plough Monday and Plough Plays

Loughborough Events

Willoughby on the Wolds Open Gardens

The Great Rempstone Steam & Country Show

National Forest Wood Fair

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Loughborough is a busy town in Leicestershire, with a Market held twice a week since the 13th Century. The town is the centre for bell making, and a tour around the Bell Foundry Museum, where exhibits tell the story, see the foundry that cast the bell hanging in St Paul’s Cathedral in London. The attractive Grand Union Canal courses through the town, and whether you walk the tow paths or sail on one of the Narrow Boats keeping company with swans and ducks it‘s idyllic, time it right and the annual Loughborough Festival will be on. The Great Central Railway is the only track in the country where two steam trains may pass each other, why not dine in style in first class, travel back in time during the day or evening, and marvel at the recreation of different eras as you pass through the stations. If you enjoy discovering the treasure inside a Medieval Manor House try The Old Rectory Museum or there is always the replica Victorian Grocers Shop at The Charnwood Museum, or see the fossils, or perhaps zoom in on a centipede’s head, take a look at the Jurassic Reptile that swims under the floor of the Museum. If the thrill of the great outdoors beckons how about Beacon Hill Country Park, which is the second highest point in Leicestershire and is blessed with stunning views of Charnwood Forest, add ponds with frogs, and a Bronze Age Hill Fort dating back 3,000 years and whether you walk, cycle or go on horse back it’s lovely. With many bars and restaurants and the covered Shopping Mall at Carillon Court, or shops at Church Gate Mews or The Rushes, what more could a town offer perhaps a 14th Century church with ten bells …Loughborough has many treasures worth discovering.


Beacon Hill Country Park
Bell Foundry Museum
Broombriggs Country Park
Carillon Tower and War Memorial
Charnwood Museum
Great Central Railway
Jubilee Wood
Manor Farm Animal Centre and Donkey Sanctuary
Old Rectory Museum
Outwoods and Bluebell Woods
Sileby Mill Boatyard
Whatton Gardens


East Midlands Hotel *book online*
The Print House *book online*

Caravan Park

Meadow Farm Touring Caravan Park

Care Home

Charnwood Lodge
Westroyd Care Home


Curzon Cinema


Dance - Devas
Yoga - Anahata Vinyasa


Echos Nightclub
Nexum Leisure
Vice Versa


Charnwood Borough Council


Carillon Dental Care
Forest Road Dental Practice
Gorse Covert Dental Practice


Bridge Street Medical Practice
Forest Edge Medical Centre
Loughborough Health Centre
The Health Centre
Woodbrook Medical Centre

Estate Agent

Andrew Granger & Co
Brown William H
Connell Shakespear
Hartley Estates
Moore & York

Farmers Market

Loughborough Farmers Market

Golf Club

Longcliffe Golf Club

Park Hill Golf Club

Health and Fitness Club

LA Fitness
Power Base

Holiday Park

Proctors Pleasure Park


The Queen's Head


Birstall Country Market
Burleigh Community College Car Boot
Loughborough Farmers Market
Loughborough Flea Market
Loughborough Market

Performing Arts

The Loughborough Male Voice Choir
Youth Arts Leicestershire

Pub and Bar

Albion Inn
Beacon Inn
Jack O'Lantern
Moon & Bell
News House
Old Pack Horse Inn

Swan in the Rushes
Tap & Mallett
The Queen's Head
Three Nuns
White Hart


Browns Lane
Eastern Garden
Fifty Lounge Restaurant
Maxim Cantonese Restaurant
Route Of Asia
Rupika Restaurant
Swan in the Rushes
Thai House
The Queen's Head


Fairfield Preparatory School
Loughborough Grammar School
Loughborough High School
Our Lady's Convent School
Welbeck - The Defence Sixth Form College
Youth Arts Leicestershire


Prusinski & Co
Straw & Pearce


A 2 B Taxis
A1 Taxis
ADT Taxis
Charnwood Taxis


Meadow Lane Veterinary Centre

Sports Clubs

Charnwood TC (Tennis)
Fyffes Leicester Hockey Club (Women's Hockey)
Leicester Womens CC (Cricket)
Loughborough Outwoods CC (Cricket)
Loughborough RFC (Rugby Union)
Loughborough Students Hockey Club (Men's Hockey)
Loughborough Students Men's Basketball Club (Basketball)
Loughborough University (Men's Hockey)
Loughborough University (Women's Hockey)


The Book Co
Magis Books
Saga Books

Leicester Book Clearance
Denises Florists
Seagrave Nurseries
Natural World
Sileby Pet Supplies
Stephen Morris Organic Butchers
Growing Concern
Hungary Lane Farm
Manor Farm Shop
Curex Pharmacy
David Austen's Practice
Fit A Shoe Co
J D Sports
Gallery 18
Art Zone
Loughborough Wedding Service
Home Farm Organics
H Samuel
Lloyds Pharmacy
T K Maxx
TSL Holistic Centre
Hallmark Cards
J J B Sports
Pets At Home


Lowe Of Loughborough

Kings Of Loughborough


Loughborough Students Archery Club(Archery)
Soar Valley Archers(Archery)
Leicester Off Road Club(Cycling)
Formula ONE Indoor Karting(Motor Sports)

Places to Stay near Loughborough

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Ramada Loughborough (0.06 miles)

Ramada Loughborough

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With a Georgian style facade carved from local stone, the Ramada Loughborough is built around a delightful courtyard, complete with its own fountain. The hotel is set in the heart ... More | visit website

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Beauchief (0.08 miles)


The Beauchief hotel is an attractive family run hotel. Its warm friendly atmosphere makes it an ideal 'home from home' for those people staying 'away from home'. It offers 31 en suite rooms, tastefully finished ... More | visit website

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The Print House (0.16 miles)

The Print House

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The Print House offers good quality affordable overnight accommodation and is situated in the centre of the historic University town of Loughborough, famous for its Street Market, Steam Railway and ... More

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Old Manor Hotel (0.20 miles)

Old Manor Hotel

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The Old Manor Hotel is a comfortable privately owned hotel, in the attractive, 500 year old former manor house. The hotel enjoys a quiet central ... More

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Great Central Hotel (0.36 miles)

Great Central Hotel

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Built by the Great Central Railway in 1899, this restored Victorian town house hotel offers modern comforts whilst retaining the charm of a bygone age. With many period features, elegant hotel rooms ... More

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Charnwood Lodge (0.44 miles)

Charnwood Lodge

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Charnwood Lodge Guest House, set in pleasant surroundings with private parking at the front and rear enjoys a convenient yet peaceful location within walking distance of the Town Centre. Over ... More

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New Life Guesthouse (0.53 miles)

New Life Guesthouse
Guests select our guesthouse because of the location, efficiency of service, reasonable prices, and attractive website presentation displaying 4* rating. They are more impressed on arrival: they off-load directly outside the front entrance and then ... More | visit website
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East Midlands Hotel (0.59 miles)

East Midlands Hotel

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Close to the centre of Loughborough and directly opposite the train station, this budget hotel offers free parking and clean, comfortable en suite accommodation at budget prices. This spacious, family-run ... More

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Cedars Hotel (0.89 miles)

Cedars Hotel

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Now with free Wi-Fi throughout, this delightful, independent hotel and restaurant is located in a wonderfully peaceful setting, just minutes from the centre of Loughborough.

Well known locally as a warm and ... More

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Lodge Rooms (1.59 miles)

Lodge Rooms

Loughborough University offers year round accommodation at Burleigh Court, a high quality venue with full restaurant, bar and leisure facilities.

Our accommodation comprises comfortable Ensuite Single rooms with tea and coffee-making facilities, complimentary toiletries, a Full ... More | visit website

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