Leicestershire - My Home County ❤

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Great Central Railway Leicester 7th October 2009 Leicester England, De Montfort University, Heritage Railway, Electric Train, Old Trains, Nottingham, Bridges, Wales, United Kingdom

Great Central Railway Leicester 7th October 2009

Reflections. The GCR Bowstring bridge is mirrored in the the placid River Soar. The bridge will soon be demolished by Leicester Council together with the Pump & Tap public house seen through the arch. After closure to trains to London in 1966 and all trains in 1969 the most modern railway in Britain lay derelict for years. Instead of retaining the infrastructure for future use - and we could certainly do with it today - the route was cut and the city centre viaduct and bridge section…

Old John Folly ~ Bradgate Park, Leicestershire, England. It was built in by the Grey family of Groby, and was originally an observation tower built to give the ladies a view of a race course which circled the top of the hill. England Countryside, English Manor Houses, Genius Loci, Tower Building, Walled City, English Heritage, Sense Of Place, The Beautiful Country, Architecture Old

Old John Folly by James Carter at PicturesofEngland.com

This prominent landmark thats stands on the highest viewpoint, overlooking the Park. Photo taken from the view behind the folly. - Leicester at PicturesofEngland.com where you can explore the beautiful country of England with photos, history, facts, maps and more.

What’s all the Fosse about? Why cinema was so special Cinema Theatre, Modern Pictures, Theatres, Palaces, Back In The Day, 1960s, Art Deco, Movie, Theater

What’s all the Fosse about? Why cinema was so special

At the time, it was regarded as one of the most modern picture houses

Map of Leicester in showing the newly constructed Soar Navigation. The Frog Island area is at the top of the map. Derby, Leicester England, Old Maps, Local History, London Calling, Virtual Tour, Back In The Day, Great Britain, Old Things

Map of Leicester in 1804, showing the newly constructed Soar Navigation. The Frog Island area is at the top of the map.

 Had lunch here with friends once Big Country, Canal Boat, Narrowboat, European Countries, Old English, Leicester, Where The Heart Is, Foxes, Britain

Foxton Locks, Leicestershire, England. Had lunch here with friends once

Leicester Union Workhouse known as 'Hillcrest' My Family History, Local History, Leicester, Genealogy, Maps, England, Articles, Life, Photos

The Workhouse in Leicester, Leicestershire

A Comprehensive History of the Workhouse by Peter Higginbotham

GCR bridge over Old River Soar, Leicester Old Trains, Leicester, Bridges, Planes, Boats, Maine, England, River, City

Great Central Railway around Braunstone Gate, Leicester

GCR bridge over Old River Soar, Leicester

Bustling Loughborough Town Centre on Market Day Nottingham, Leicester, Pictures Images, Business Travel, Europe, Old Photos, Britain, England, Street View

Could You Add a Crafty Component to Fabulous Friday? - Council news - Communication and news - Charnwood Borough Council

ARTISAN and craft traders are invited to bring their skills to Loughborough’s Fabulous Friday Markets.

Loughborough, Market Place from Francis Frith Leicester, Old Pictures, Vintage Postcards, Nostalgia, Old Things, Middle, England, Street View, Marketing

Loughborough, Market Place c.1950

Photo of Loughborough, Market Place c.1950

Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha revealed the sacking of Premier League winning manager Claudio Ranieri – before it was announced Leicester City Football, Leicester City Fc, Cardiff City, Triumph, British Actors, Premier League, Baseball Cards, Sports, Stuff To Buy

Tragedy will always partner Leicester's Premier League title triumph

OLIVER HOLT AT THE CARDIFF CITY STADIUM: In their dream time, Leicester City was about miracles and wonder and tragedy was the furthest thing from anybody’s mind.

Boundary tower (one of two) from the original Swithland Hall site. Both are said to have been converted into use as lock-ups. English Love, Leicester, British Isles, Tower, The Originals, Park, Architecture, Places, History

Boundary tower (one of two) from the original Swithland Hall site. Both are said to have been converted into use as lock-ups.

BBC Radio 3 - Words and Music, A Celebration of Sport Bbc Radio, West Midlands, Leicester, Cricket, Golf Courses, Sports, Game, Music, Summer

Find your district council | Leicestershire County Council

For information or advice on housing, council tax, bin collections, flooding or planning applications you will need to contact your district council.If you live in the City of Leicester, then your local council will be Leicester City CouncilList of district councilsIf you live in Leicestershire but outside of the city, then your local council will be one of the following:Blaby

Deer beside the wall of Lady Jane Grey's House in Bradgae Park, Leicestershire Lady Jane Grey, Jane Gray, Grey Houses, Oh Deer, Leicester, Wales, Middle, England, Park

Deer beside the wall of Lady Jane Grey's House in Bradgae Park, Leicestershire

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