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.
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.
Coton in the Elms Derbyshire
This 14.37ha woodland was created through the National Forest Company's Tender Scheme in 2006/07 and lies to the east of Coton in the Elms.It was designed to add variety to the landscape and provide a link to other woodlands in the area.The south west corner of this woodland has been identified as the most land locked part of the UK mainland and an oak tree marks the spot!