Coronavirus (covid-19) update – parks now closed

Focusing on the health and wellbeing of our staff and visitors is our top priority. In response to local reports of people continuing to gather in public places, we have taken the difficult decision to close all country parks effective immediately. We’re encouraging...

Coronavirus (covid-19) update

In line with national guidance and government recommendations our Country Park sites are currently remaining open. Please continue to check back on our web pages and social media for updates, should this change. Focusing on the health and wellbeing of our staff,...
Countryside Show 2019

Countryside Show 2019

The Countryside Show is making a welcomed return in 2019 and it is set to be the best year yet! That’s right, the sun is shining, the countryside air is fresher than ever and we’re excited to share with you our showstopping line-up for 2019. Taking place...
Spring Has Arrived

Spring Has Arrived

Spring has well and truly arrived on our country parks and throughout the Leicestershire countryside.  The air is full of the fragrances of new growth as plants produce their first shoots of the new growing season. Vibrant birdsong can be heard resonating through our...
Country Park Car Parks

Country Park Car Parks

The County Council are replacing the car park entry/pay systems at Beacon Hill, Market Bosworth and Watermead North. Works are now completed at Upper Beacon Hill and Market Bosworth Country Park car parks and are underway at Lower Beacon Hill.  Works at Watermead...
Autumn Colours

Autumn Colours

Enjoy the wonderful colours of Autumn on our Country Parks   The beautiful colours of Autumn are becoming evident across the Leicestershire countryside and particularly so throughout our varied Country Parks landscapes.  The autumn is a great time to visit one of...