Leicester
in Leicester of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
52.639 and -1.132 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 52° 38' 18" and W -1° 7' 54"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:16 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:35 am and 4:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Leicester

Leicester in Leicester (England) with it's 508,916 habitants is a town located in United Kingdom about 89 mi (or 143 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.

Time in Leicester is now 12:16 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Leicester, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is East Midlands Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 25 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Derwent Valley Mills in a distance of 37 mi (or 60 km), North-East. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are some options within driving distance. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Glenfield, Nottingham, Ridlington, Langham and Brooke. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 5°C / 42 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Thursday, 21st of November 2019

5°C (42 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 22nd of November 2019

9°C (47 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 23rd of November 2019

7°C (45 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Glasshouse Autograph Collection

Address
2,9 mi
2 Greenside Place
EH1 3AA Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


College Court Conference Centre

Address
2,1 mi
Knighton Road
LE2 3UF Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hilton Leicester

Address
3,4 mi
Junction 21 Approach
LE19 1WQ Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 0:00


Leicester Marriott Hotel

Address
3,8 mi
Smith Way, Grove Park, Enderby
LE19 1SW Grove Park,Enderby,Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


THE BELMONT HOTEL

Address
0,8 mi
20 DE MONTFORT STREET
LE1 7GR Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Maiyango

Address
0,4 mi
St. Nicholas Place 13-21
LE1 4LD Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:30
Weekend: closed


Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
Grandby Street
LE1 6ES Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn LEICESTER

Address
0,5 mi
129 St. Nicholas Circle
LE1 5LX LEICESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE LEICESTER CENTRAL

Address
0,4 mi
VAUGHAN WAY
LE1 4NN LEICESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn Express LEICESTER CITY

Address
1,2 mi
Filbert Way,Raw Dykes Road
LE2 7FL Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Demolition of Leicester Council Offices

Published: February 22, 2015
Length: 19:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Leigh984

On 22nd February 2015 Leicester City Council`s old Offices known as New Walk Centre where destroyed in a controlled explosion. Hundreds gathered in the surrounding streets to see the towers...


Demolition: Leicester Council Buildings

Published: February 22, 2015
Length: 04:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jude Jackson

This video is about the Demolition of 40 year old Leicester City Council offices on 22 February 2015 taken in real time and replayed at 1/4 speed.


Leicester Karate Club - David Wilkins Sensei class 50th Anniversary class Secular Hall

Published: December 03, 2014
Length: 40:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AIKIDODERBY

David Wilkins Sensei, 7th dan. Leicester Karate Club, English Karate Federation. Taken during a class given by David Wilkins Sensei to celebrate 50 years of Karate and Aikido at the Secular...


Kyu Shin Kan - Peter Brown Sensei Aikido demo at Leicester Secular Hall 50th Anniversary

Published: May 19, 2014
Length: 56:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AIKIDODERBY

Peter Brown Sensei demonstrating Aikido at the 50th Anniversary of Aikido and Karate at Secular Hall in Leicester. The day was full of demonstrations and classes of Aikido and Karate for everyone...


Leicester Aikido Club - Demonstrations

Published: May 04, 2014
Length: 34:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Leicester Aikido Club

For more information about Leicester Aikido please visit our website: http://www.leicesteraikido.com/ Techniques demonstrated in this video include: shomen uchi ikkyo yokomen uchi kote gaeshi...


A grand hotel in Leicester city centre - Mercure Leicester City Hotel

Published: March 06, 2013
Length: 20:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel

http://www.mercureleicester.co.uk - Call on (0)844 815 9012 Check in to Victorian elegance with modern comforts in a vibrant central location at the Mercure Leicester City Hotel. Close to rail,...


Human Rights & The Gypsy and Traveller Community

Published: December 13, 2014
Length: 28:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CivicLeicester .

Pauline Burton, The Multi Agency Travellers Unit's Gypsy Liaison Officer, talks about some of the issues affecting gypsy and traveller communities in Leicestershire. She was speaking at "Human...


Leicester City of Sanctuary Quilt Making Project

Published: February 20, 2013
Length: 23:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CivicLeicester .

Clara Muyengwa - a member of the Leicester City of Sanctuary Quilt Making Group (http://www.cityofsanctuary.org/leicester) - talks about how the group went about making its quilts.


Boys Don't Cry, the City Read & Malorie Blackman

Published: January 13, 2014
Length: 49:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CivicLeicester .

Libraries and Information Services director, Adrian Wills talks about the Pop-up Library that was set up at the Train Station in Leicester (http://bit.ly/19p6q3s), the City Read (http://www.leicest...


Leicester City of Sanctuary Open Day - June 21, 2012

Published: July 05, 2012
Length: 51:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CivicLeicester .

Pam Inder talks about how Leicester City of Sanctuary supports refugees and asylum seekers (http://www.cityofsanctuary.org/leicester). She was speaking at th...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Highcross Leicester

Highcross Leicester is a shopping centre in Leicester, England. Highcross Leicester opened on 4th September 2008 and contains over 120 shops, with a range of both large and smaller units, including branches of the department stores House of Fraser, Debenhams and John Lewis. There are also 15 restaurants and cafés, a cinema and two large car parks.

Located at 52.6364, -1.13556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Shopping centres in Leicestershire, Leicester, Visitor attractions in Leicestershire, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Shopping malls established in 1991

Leicester Market

Leicester Market is a market in The City of Leicester, England, on Market Place just south of the clock tower. It is open Monday to Saturday and has over 270 stalls. It is around 800 years old but was moved to the current site around 700 years ago. It is the largest outdoor covered market in Europe. The outdoor market sells a wide variety of goods, particularly fruit and vegetables, but also flowers, clothes, second-hand-books, bric-a-brac and jewellery.

Located at 52.6348, -1.13306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Leicester, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Visitor attractions in Leicestershire, Retail markets in England

Haymarket Theatre (Leicester)

The Haymarket Theatre was a theatre in Leicester, England, based in the Haymarket Shopping Centre on Belgrave Gate in Leicester city centre. The theatre closed at the end of 2006 and has been replaced by the Curve Theatre. The last show on was Wizard of Oz starring Helena Blackman and Ceri Dupree. The venue has had a mixed history of successes and failures, suffering a brief closure from 2003 to 2004 due to financial problems.

Located at 52.6375, -1.132 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Leicester, Theatres in Leicester, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Culture in Leicestershire

Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower

The Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower is a major landmark and popular meeting point in Leicester, United Kingdom. It is located roughly in the middle of the area inside the ring-road, and is at the point where five major streets (Gallowtree Gate, Humberstone Gate, Belgrave Gate, Church Gate and Eastgates) meet, and also close by to the junction with Cheapside.

Located at 52.6363, -1.13344 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Leicester, Clock towers in the United Kingdom, Towers in Leicestershire, Grade II listed buildings in Leicestershire, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Gothic Revival architecture in Leicestershire, Monuments and memorials in Leicestershire

Haymarket Shopping Centre

The Haymarket Shopping Centre is a shopping centre in the city centre of Leicester, England. It opened in 1973, and is located immediately to the east of the Clock Tower. The shopping centre is owned by ING Real Estate Investment Management. The Haymarket is bounded by Haymarket and Belgrave Gate to the north, Charles Street to the east, and Humberstone Gate to the south. To the west it fronts onto the Clock Tower area. Most of the frontage is red brick.

Located at 52.6367, -1.13194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shopping centres in Leicestershire, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Shopping malls established in 1974

Leicester Secular Hall

Leicester Secular Hall is a Grade II Listed Building built in 1881 for Leicester Secular Society by The Leicester Secular Hall Co. Ltd, all the shareholders of which were Secularists, led by Josiah Gimson a Leicester engineer and councillor who held the largest number of shares. Ownership of the Hall subsequently passed to the Leicester Rationalist Trust. The building is located in the centre of Leicester at 75 Humberstone Gate. It was designed by W Larner Sugden of Leek.

Located at 52.6363, -1.12888 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Leicester, Visitor attractions in Leicestershire, Secularism, Grade II listed buildings in Leicestershire, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Cultural infrastructure completed in 1881

A607 road

The A607 is an A road in England that starts in Leicester and heads northeastwards through Leicestershire and the town of Grantham, Lincolnshire, terminating at Bracebridge Heath, a village on the outskirts of Lincoln. It is a trunk road from Thurmaston to the A1 junction at Grantham.

Located at 52.6415, -1.1294 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in England, Transport in Leicester, Transport in Leicestershire, Transport in Lincolnshire, North Kesteven, South Kesteven, Melton

St Margaret's Bus Station

St Margaret's Bus Station is located on Gravel Street to the north of Leicester City Centre, England. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:52.6393|N|1.1342|W|type:landmark_region:GB|||| |primary |name= }} The bus station was built in 1985 and at the time was a state-of-the-art arrival and departure point in the city. Councillor Derek Fryett, Chair of the Planning Committee opened it on 3 May 1985. The contractor was Costain Construction.

Located at 52.6393, -1.1342 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Leicester, History of Leicester, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Bus stations in England

Leicester Corn Exchange

Leicester's Corn Exchange in the City centre of Leicester, England. The exchange is sited at the centre of Leicester Market. There have been buildings on the site since the 16th century, the present building was built in the 1850s by William Flint. In 1856 an upper floor and the external stone staircase was added by F.W. Ordish. A corn exchange was a building where farmers and merchants traded cereal grains, common up until the 19th century in towns and cities of Great Britain and Ireland.

Located at 52.6346, -1.13328 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Leicester, History of Leicester, Buildings and structures in Leicester, Public houses in Leicestershire

Silver Arcade

Silver Arcade is a Grade II listed building in the centre of Leicester, England. A former shopping arcade, Silver Arcade was built by Amos Hall in 1889. The top floor was closed off in 2000, leaving the units on the ground floor occupied by a number of independent retailers. In 2008, the centre was the focus of a campaign by the Leicester Civic Society to reopen it. In 2010, plans were announced to reopen the top floors.

Located at 52.6355, -1.1341 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Leicester, Shopping centres in Leicestershire, Grade II listed buildings in Leicestershire, Visitor attractions in Leicestershire, Commercial buildings completed in 1889, Shopping arcades in England, Grade II listed retail buildings

Barker's Ground

Barker's Ground was a cricket ground in Leicester, Leicestershire. The first recorded match on the ground was in 1825, when Leicester played Sheffield. The first first-class match came in 1836, when the North played the South. The North used the ground for 4 further first-class matches up to 1846, including the grounds final first-class match between the North and the Marylebone Cricket Club.

Located at 52.6387, -1.12732 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct cricket grounds in England, Cricket grounds in Leicestershire, Leicester

Haymarket bus station, Leicester

Haymarket bus station is a bus station serving the city of Leicester. Built in 1994, it lies next to and serves as a transport hub for Haymarket Shopping Centre.

Located at 52.6378, -1.13111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bus stations in England, Transport in Leicester

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2019

Elf Lyons: Love Songs To Guinea Pigs
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Philharmonia Orchestra
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IPS E.max ZirCAD Monolithic - Module 2
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Leadership & Management In The Early Years (8304)
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Fundraising Fundamentals With ArtReach
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Transgender Awareness Training Course
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Sarah McQuaid
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21 Nov
2019

Lenny Henry: Who Am I, Again?
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Leicester Business Networking Breakfast
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Digital Abutment Solutions - Module III
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Leicester CC SofS: 1 Day Workshop - Safety Planning With Families 21.11.19
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Get More Customers Workshop Dock Leicester
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Networking @ Queen Of Bradgate (Leicester)
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The Referred Recruiter: Strictly Limited To 10 Places
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Leicester Jobs Fair
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Leiscester, لايستر, لستر, Lester, Горад Лестэр, Лестър, Leicester, Caerlŷr, Λέστερ, לסטר, QEW, レスター, 레스터, Leicestria, Lesteris, Lestera, لیسسٹر, Лестер, เลสเตอร์, Léyséstér, לעסטער, 莱斯特