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A county that offers something for everyone

Welcome to Leicestershire!

Leicestershire is a county with something for everyone, whether it’s long family days in the countryside, a shopping spree, meandering through our villages, maybe a history and heritage weekend, some lively nightlife, or a culture break.

When it comes to planning days out, Leicestershire has something for everyone. From magnificent countryside and ancient history to animal friends and space age discovery. If you love to shop, you will love Leicestershire. With its wide range of retailers and designers, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to find something fabulous, discover a new brand, bag yourself a bargain or even create your own design.

It is said that variety is the spice of life and that is certainly true of Leicestershire’s diverse restaurant scene. With a host of excellent restaurants showcasing the finest of local and international cuisines, you are sure to find something to whet your appetite.

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You'll find our beautiful, printed guides in leading hotels across the UK and Ireland. But you can also read or download the e-book versions: filled with interesting articles, local information, discounts and special offers.

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