Welcome to Richard III Country


Nestled in the beautiful rural landscape of middle England are idyllic villages and hamlets that gave witness to events which changed English history. Joined today by thriving market towns, award winning attractions, a rich industrial heritage and international organisations developing ground breaking technology, Richard III Country is within easy reach of all and packed full of surprises waiting to be uncovered.

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Richard III Country is centred on the towns of Market Bosworth, Hinckley and the surrounding area in West Leicestershire. Just a hop off many major road routes, convenient for the two midlands airports and enjoying great rail and coach connections.

  • In the heart of conservation
    Twycross Zoo
  • Shackerstone Station
    The Battlefield Line
  • Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa
    Relax in the spa at Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa
  • Market Bosworth
    Market Bosworth
  • "A horse, a horse, a kingdom for my horse!"
    "A horse, a horse, a kingdom for my horse!"
  • King Richard's well
    King Richard's well
  • Bosworth Field
  • Living history at Bosworth Battlefield
    Living history at Bosworth Battlefield
  • King Richard III white roses
    King Richard III white roses
  • Skirmish at Bosworth re-enactment
    Skirmish at Bosworth re-enactment

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