Richard III Country

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.

See & Do

Holidays & Breaks



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.

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

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