Exploring the most Picturesque & Historic parts of England
in the county of Leicestershire(7.0 miles, 11.2 km, direction NE of Foxton)
Easter Monday sees the villages of Hallaton and Medbourne engaged in a riotous 'bottle kicking' contest which is said to have pagan origins...
in the county of Northamptonshire(9.9 miles, 15.9 km, direction SW of Foxton)
Picturesque village straddling the banks of the River Avon...
in the county of Northamptonshire(10.9 miles, 17.5 km, direction S of Foxton)
Hidden amongst leafy lanes and glorious poppy fields of the undulating Northamptonshire countryside, lies the peaceful village of Guilsborough...
Leicester is famed amongst other things for its fine parish church which was raised to Cathedral status in 1927...
in the county of Rutland(15.1 miles, 24.2 km, direction NE of Foxton)
For centuries the countryside around Oakham has echoed to the sound of hunting horns, for the vales and rolling farmland surrounding this sedate market town, have been the stamping ground for the counties hunting fraternity...All towns in Leicestershire
This is Leicester's leading Museum of Archaeology, showing an extensive range Roman finds as well as other unique historic relics.....