Sileby
in Leicestershire of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
52.733 and -1.108 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 52° 43' 58" and W -1° 6' 27"
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: 03:13 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:09 am and 9:11 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 Sileby

Sileby in Leicestershire (England) with it's 7,261 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 94 mi (or 152 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sileby is now 03:13 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports close to Sileby, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is East Midlands Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 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 32 mi (or 52 km), North-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Leicester, Glenfield, Nottingham, Langham and Ridlington. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1017.6 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 55% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 24th of July 2019

26°C (78 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 25th of July 2019

26°C (79 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 26th of July 2019

23°C (73 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Quorn Country Hotel

Address
2,5 mi
Charnwood House, Leicester Road
LE12 8BB Quorn,Loughborough
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Rothley Court Hotel

Address
2,5 mi
WESTFIELD LANE
LE7 7LG Rothley
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE LEICESTER THRUSSINGTON

Address
2,2 mi
A46 THRUSSINGTON GREEN ACRES FILLING STATION
LE7 4TF LEICESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Leicester Central (A50)

Address
6,2 mi
HEATHLEY PARK GROBY ROAD
LE3 9QH LEICESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Leicester North West

Address
6,4 mi
GLENFIELD
LE3 8HB Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - 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.

Blasting at Mountsorrel Quarry

Published: December 21, 2012
Length: 03:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bootsowen

Blasting at Mountsorrel Quarry the blast happens about 2 mins in to the film.


a Wickham to Mountsorrel & back

Published: July 31, 2013
Length: 30:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: david holmes

This was taken using my Fuji S8000 fd ( in essence a stills camera ) and shows my trip along the yet o be completed Mountsorrel branch line . The branch leaves the main GCR mainline at Swithlands...


mountsorrel christmas lights being switched on nov 28th 2008

Published: November 28, 2008
Length: 44:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: narrowboattrace

mountsorrel school choir sang as the lights were switched on....was lovely...but freezin.


DBS Company Train & Freight @ Cossington 05 09 12

Published: September 07, 2012
Length: 28:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrDeltic15

The DBS Company Train on a test run from Toton to Leicester and return was the main reason for this trip to Cossington, but with 70014 on 6L87 and a whole host of different Class 66 workings...


Running Thro' Swithland Sidings

Published: May 06, 2014
Length: 45:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Graham Hefferman

Running thro' Swithland Sidings behind 9F 92214 2-10-0 locomotive heading the 13:00 hrs departure from Leicester North passing 7MT 70013 Oliver Cromwell on a southbound service.


Midland Mainline Near Cossington 26.09.2012

Published: September 27, 2012
Length: 18:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HomeMoviePerson

Various freight and passenger workings from Cossington on the Midland Mainline. Video filmed on the 26th September 2012. Class 43 HST's, a Class 222 'Meridian', Class 153's, Class 66's, a...


Property For Sale in the UK: near to Loughborough Leics 237500 GBP House

Published: March 22, 2012
Length: 13:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: fpspropertyjunction

UK Property For Sale in Leics - FULL DESCRIPTION BELOW This property can be found at http://www.propertyjunction.com/Bungalow-for-sale/UK/p_id2818313 This UK property has the following ...


the MUD collective - Green Laning Leicestershire - 13.10.19

Published: October 20, 2013
Length: 16:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Gareth Williams

the MUD collective green laning accross Leicestershire Blackberry Lane, Burtons Lane, Crow Lane, Cuckoo Gap Wood, Grange Wood, Green Lane Coverts, Green Lane, Ivan Hoe Way, Lodge Farm, ...


Model railway

Published: October 05, 2014
Length: 30:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: John Kirriemuir

At the Great Central Railway 2014 gala day, in Leicestershire, England. Look out for the dinosaurs at the end!


'Loco Fest' @ Cossington feat 20's, 31's, 37, 70's, and 66's 15 04 14

Published: April 22, 2014
Length: 53:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrDeltic15

FIVE Class 20's in convoy, 31105 on test train, 31233(with great tones!)top 'n' tailing 37610 on test train, two Class 70's on freight, double-headed and solo DRS 66's on freight, plus a mix...


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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.

Goscote Wapentake

Not to be confused with Goscote, Walsall Goscote was a wapentake of Leicestershire, England, consisting of the north and north-west of the county. It was recorded in the Domesday Book, but as the wapentakes evolved to form hundreds, was split into East Goscote hundred and West Goscote hundred in 1346.

Located at 52.75, -1.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ancient subdivisions of Leicestershire

Soar Valley

The Soar Valley in Leicestershire, England is the basin of the River Soar, which rises south of Leicester and flows north through Charnwood before meeting the River Trent at Trent Lock on the Nottinghamshire border. Soar Valley embraces the large villages of Quorn, Mountsorrel, Barrow upon Soar, Birstall, Rothley and Sileby and a number of smaller communities all on or near the River Soar as it flows from Leicester to Loughborough in Leicestershire.

Located at 52.74, -1.14 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Leicestershire, Rushcliffe

Cossington, Leicestershire

Cossington is a village within the Soar Valley in Leicestershire. It lies between Sileby, Rothley, Ratcliffe-on-the-Wreake and Syston. Although there is no railway service to Cossington, the Ivanhoe Line runs along the Midland Main Line between Leicester and Loughborough. An hourly service is provided in both directions as part of East Midlands Trains Local service from Lincoln to leicester via Nottingham.

Located at 52.716, -1.105 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Leicestershire, Civil parishes in Leicestershire

Burton on the Wolds

Burton on the Wolds is a village situated on the B676 road 3 miles west of the A46 in Leicestershire and has a population of around 800. The Parish Council of Burton on the Wolds, Cotes and Prestwold serves the village and its two neighbouring hamlets. The local borough council is Charnwood. Burton has its own primary school, pub and shop (in the garage), with most of the village life centreing at the pub, The Greyhound, and village hall, and the village is famous for its Lion's Head fountain.

Located at 52.7847, -1.12792 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Leicestershire, Civil parishes in Leicestershire

River Wreake

The River Wreake is a river in Leicestershire, England. It is a tributary of the River Soar. The river between Stapleford Park and Melton Mowbray is known as the River Eye and becomes the Wreake below Melton Mowbray. It flows southwest, passing through Melton Mowbray, Asfordby, Frisby on the Wreake, Brooksby, Thrussington and Ratcliffe on the Wreake, before meeting the Soar near Syston.

Located at 52.709, -1.1198 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Leicestershire

Syston railway station

Syston railway station is a railway station serving the town of Syston in Leicestershire, England. The station is on the Midland Main Line from Leicester to Loughborough, 103¾ miles from London St Pancras. For journeys beginning at Syston, the full range of tickets for travel for any destination in the country may be purchased from the guard on the train at no extra cost.

Located at 52.6942, -1.0825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Leicestershire, Former Midland Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1840, Railway stations closed in 1968, Railway stations opened in 1994, Railway stations served by East Midlands Trains, DfT Category F1 stations, Beeching closures in England

Sileby railway station

Sileby railway station is a railway station serving the village of Sileby in Leicestershire, England. The station is located on the Midland Main Line 6+⁄2 miles north of Leicester towards Loughborough. The original station was built in 1840 for the Midland Counties Railway, which shortly joined the North Midland Railway and the Birmingham and Derby Junction Railway to form the Midland Railway The line cut the village in two connecting the halves with a substantial stone bridge.

Located at 52.7312, -1.10956 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Leicestershire, Former Midland Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1840, Railway stations closed in 1968, Railway stations opened in 1994, Railway stations served by East Midlands Trains, DfT Category F2 stations, Beeching closures in England

Barrow-upon-Soar railway station

Barrow-upon-Soar railway station serves the large village of Barrow-upon-Soar in Leicestershire, England. The station is located on the Midland Main Line between Leicester and Loughborough. The first station at Barrow was opened in 1840 by the Midland Counties Railway, which shortly joined the North Midland Railway and the Birmingham and Derby Junction Railway to form the Midland Railway. It was originally known simply as Barrow, but became Barrow-upon-Soar in 1871.

Located at 52.7494, -1.14554 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Leicestershire, Former Midland Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1840, Railway stations closed in 1968, Railway stations opened by Railtrack, Railway stations opened in 1994, Railway stations served by East Midlands Trains, DfT Category F2 stations

Rothley Temple

Rothley Temple is a chapel in Rothley, Leicestershire associated with the Knights Templar. Records show that the Templars were already in Rothley when King John gave them five librates of land in 1203. Further donations were acquired between 1218 and 1219, though it would seem that a preceptory was not established by the Order at Rothley until around 1231. Minor donations were given by the Rothley Templars to directly support the Orders fighting forces at Acre in the Holy Land.

Located at 52.7055, -1.14695 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Leicestershire, 1231 establishments

Barrow upon Soar

Barrow upon Soar is a large village in northern Leicestershire, in the Soar Valley between Leicester and Loughborough. It has a population of around 5,000 and is part of the Charnwood local government district. It lies on the east bank of the River Soar at its confluence with the Fishpool Brook, and is just opposite the A6 from Quorn. The village is on the Midland Main Line, and Ivanhoe Line trains stop at the Barrow-upon-Soar railway station.

Located at 52.7517, -1.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Leicestershire, Civil parishes in Leicestershire

Ratcliffe on the Wreake

Ratcliffe on the Wreake is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England. It is just to the north of the River Wreake, opposite East Goscote. The village is small enough not to have a parish council; instead it has a parish meeting consisting of all the electorate. Sir William Lindsay Everard lived in the Ratcliffe Hall estate. He opened Ratcliffe Aerodrome in 1930 for civil flying. Ratcliffe Aerodrome opened with a 'Grand Air Pageant' on September 6, 1930.

Located at 52.7251, -1.06806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Leicestershire, Civil parishes in Leicestershire

Seagrave

Seagrave is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England. It has a population of around 500. It is north of Sileby and close to Thrussington and Barrow upon Soar. One of the earliest mentions of this place is in the Domesday book where it is listed amongst the lands given to Henry de Ferrers by King William I. The land consisted of work for one plough and four acres of meadow.

Located at 52.7517, -1.08389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Leicestershire, Civil parishes in Leicestershire

Walton on the Wolds

Walton on the Wolds is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England. It has a population of around 250. It is near to Burton on the Wolds and Barrow upon Soar. It was the location of one series of Boon, starring Neil Morrissey. The series used the Tudor house, Kings Cote, as Boon's house.

Located at 52.7725, -1.12292 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Leicestershire, Civil parishes in Leicestershire

Watermead Country Park

The Watermead Country Park is a network of artificial lakes in the valley of the River Soar and the old Grand Union Canal, to the north of Leicester, in the Borough of Charnwood in Leicestershire. It runs north to south along the path of the watercourses, with Birstall to the west and Thurmaston to the east. The parks provide bird watching, fishing and watersports facilities, and are managed by a partnership of Leicestershire County Council, Leicester City Council and Charnwood Borough Council.

Located at 52.6963, -1.10134 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country parks in Leicestershire

East Goscote

East Goscote is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England, just north of Syston. It is a medium sized village with a population of approximately 3,000. The village is twinned with Fleury-sur-Andelle, France. The name is taken from East Goscote, one of the old hundreds (an area of land purported to be able to support 100 families) of Leicester.

Located at 52.7145, -1.05404 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Leicestershire, Civil parishes in Leicestershire

Barrow upon Soar Rural District

The rural district of Barrow upon Soar in Leicestershire, England, existed from 1894 to 1974. It was established under the Local Government Act 1894 as a successor to the Barrow Rural Sanitary District, and therefore was also based on the Barrow Poor Law Union. It covered Barrow upon Soar and the surrounding area. It was increased by the disbanding of Loughborough Rural District in 1936, and also by the abolition of Quorndon urban district around then.

Located at 52.75, -1.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Leicestershire, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts of England abolished by the Local Government Act 1972, Rural districts of England

Birstall United F.C

Birstall United Football Club is an English football club based in Birstall, near Leicester, in Leicestershire. The club are currently members of the Leicestershire Senior League Premier Division.

Located at 52.6809, -1.11476 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in England, Leicestershire Senior League, Football clubs in Leicestershire, Charnwood, 1961 establishments in England, Association football clubs established in 1961

Cossington Gate railway station

Cossington Gate railway station was a small station serving Cossington village in Leicestershire. It served the Midland Counties Railway, built in 1840, which shortly joined the North Midland Railway and the Birmingham and Derby Junction Railway to form the Midland Railway. The station was associated with a level crossing - hence Cossington Gate. Station buildings were provided in 1846 looked after by the crossing keeper.

Located at 52.7172, -1.0978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations opened in 1845, Railway stations closed in 1873, Former Midland Railway stations, Disused railway stations in Leicestershire

Swithland Sidings

Swithland Sidings is a set of railway sidings on the preserved Great Central Railway, situated just south of Swithland Reservoir and Swithland Viaduct which crosses it.

Located at 52.7133, -1.16667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Great Central Railway, Great Central Railway (preserved)

RAF Wymeswold

RAF Wymeswold is a former RAF station which was located 3.5 miles north-east of Loughborough, Leicestershire, England. The airfield is situated between Hoton, Wymeswold and Burton on the Wolds, laying in the current district of Charnwood.

Located at 52.7931, -1.12667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal Air Force stations in Leicestershire, Sport in Leicestershire, Military units and formations established in 1942, Military units and formations disestablished in 1957, 1942 establishments in England, Motorsport venues in England

Rothley Court

Rothley Court is a country house in Leicestershire, England. It was originally mentioned in the Domesday Book, and later associated with the Knights Templar. It was Grade I listed in 1951.

Located at 52.7051, -1.15536 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in Leicestershire

Highcliffe Primary School

Highcliffe Primary School is located in Leicestershire, in the village of Birstall. A pupil could attend all the way from nursery (The Acorn Playgroup) to year 6. The school uses a symbol of a daisy as its logo and the uniform consists of a dark green jumper with this logo on it. It is a large school with one main field and four playgrounds spread over the grounds; it also has its own swimming pool.

Located at 52.6797, -1.1327 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Primary schools in Leicestershire

Barrow upon Soar train crash

The Barrow Upon Soar train crash occurred on February 1, 2008 some 300 yards north west of Barrow-upon-Soar railway station in the suburbs of Loughborough. A train collided with a bridge which had been accidentally demolished by a lorry.

Located at 52.7516, -1.15174 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway accidents in England

St Peter & St Paul, Syston

The church of St Peter & St Paul is a grade I listed building located in Syston dating from the 13th century.

Located at 52.7008, -1.0747 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in Leicestershire, Listed buildings in Leicestershire

Quorn Hall

Quorn Hall is a grade II listed country house in the village of Quorn, Leicestershire. It is a three storey brick built house originally constructed circa 1680 but later much modified. It is situated on the east side of the village of Quorn in 12 acres of land through which runs the River Soar.

Located at 52.7478, -1.1605 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Leicestershire, Grade II listed houses, Grade II listed buildings in Leicestershire, 1680s architecture

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