Leicester is the largest city in the region of , the capital of the traditional county of , with a population of some 330,000 in the city area and nearly 500,000 in the metropolitan area.
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Notable Places in the Area

The is a football stadium in Leicester, England. is situated 1¼ miles south of Leicester. Photo: Pommes104, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a public research university based in Leicester, England. Photo: NotFromUtrecht, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a museum and educational resource covering the fields of space science and astronomy, along with a space research programme in partnership with the University of Leicester. is situated 1¼ miles north of Leicester. Photo: Kate Jewell, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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The Abbey of Saint Mary de Pratis, more commonly known as , was an Augustinian religious house in the city of Leicester, in the of England. Photo: Kev747, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a small town in Leicestershire, three miles south east of Leicester city centre. is situated 3½ miles southeast of Leicester. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Wigston, or , is a town in , England, just south of Leicester on the A5199. is situated 3½ miles south of Leicester. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village in the civil parish of Glenfields in the Blaby district of , England. is situated 3 miles west of Leicester. Photo: Kev747, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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