Leicester’s Sporting Success Statue

The Leicester Mercury and Leicester CC jointly commissioned the statue after the outstanding success of the city’s sports teams in their respective 1996/97 seasons.

GN&LNW Railway Line: East Norton Tunnel

South Entrance

East Norton Tunnel sits a mile south of East Norton village, between the A47 and Hallaton village. The tunnel, originally built in 1879 is 444 yards long.

The Humber Stone

For hundreds of years, myths and legends have been attached to this once prominent feature of the Leicestershire landscape.

The Oak And Ash Tree, Earl Shilton

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In an uncultivated field north of Earl Shilton, there is a very special tree. It is in fact two trees, Oak & Ash, that have bonded together, making one.