Battlestead Hill is reputed to be the site of a bloody battle between the Angles and Danes. This mature woodland is attractive in all seasons and especially so in spring, when primroses, bluebells and violets carpet the woodland floor.
Woodhouse Eaves Leicestershire
The craggy uplands of Charnwood have ancient woodlands, abundant wildlife and some of the oldest rocks in Britain.
Stanton under Bardon, Markfield Leicestershire LE67 9TA
This 20 hectare local nature reserve, located in the north of the borough of Hinckley and Bosworth, consists of a variety of habitats including acid grassland, which is ecologically significant at a local level. and the M1.
Newtown Linford Leicestershire
From the edge of Charnwood to new farm woodlands, ancient and modern come together in The National Forest.
Burton upon Trent Staffordshire
Walk beside an historic canal and soak up the spectacular views of the Trent Valley from the edge of Needwood.