in Leicestershire of England, United Kingdom

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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: 08:43 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:42 am and 9:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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 08:43 PM (Saturday). 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.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 995 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

13°C (55 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 8th of June 2020

13°C (55 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 9th of June 2020

14°C (58 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Quorn Country Hotel

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

Time Information

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

Rothley Court Hotel

2,5 mi
LE7 7LG Rothley
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


2,2 mi
United Kingdom

Time Information

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

Leicester Central (A50)

6,2 mi
United Kingdom

Time Information

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

Leicester North West

6,4 mi
LE3 8HB Leicester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
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.

Mountsorrel Painting Group

Published: June 14, 2014
Length: 26:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Guy Martin

Setting up and taking down the Exhibition with the help of Miss Sooty, Mr Smokey and Mrs Martin.

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...

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!

Great Central Railway Double Track Section - Steam Trains 24/08/13

Published: August 25, 2013
Length: 12:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Clips and Bits

Rothley to Loughborough Double Track Section.

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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

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

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


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

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

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

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