Walking in Hinckley & Bosworth
Hinckley & Bosworth Borough is 60% rural meaning we are very fortunate to have some beautiful countryside and parks right on our doorstep, in and around the villages and towns. From Bagworth Woods to Hollycroft Park, Burbage Common to Bosworth Battlefield there are many places to explore.
Walking can be done anywhere and anytime. Regular walking can allow you to keep fit and meet new friends. Why not start slowly and build up, it need not take up a huge amount of your day; build it into a routine.
- Gives you more energy.
- Reduce stress, helping you to sleep better.
- Keeps your heart strong.
- Helps to maintain your weight.
- Helps to maintain healthy bones, muscles and joints.
Weekly walks in Hinckley and Bosworth
Walking is free, simple and one of the easiest ways to get more active and improve your health and well being.
For more information regarding our walks in Hinckley & Bosworth, please contact Helen Smith, Physical Activity Development Officer on 01455 255908 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Let's Walk Market Bosworth
Every Tuesday starting from Tuesday 22 July 2021
Venue: Meet at 10 a.m. at Park Street Car Park, Market Bosworth
Walk 1. Approximately 3 to 4 miles at a fairly brisk pace
Walk 2. Approximately 2 to 3 miles at a leisurely pace
Let's Walk Burbage Common
Every Wednesday from 23rd June 2021.
Venue: Meet at Acorns Cafe at 10 a.m. for a 10.30 a.m. walk
Walk 1. Approximately 4 to 5 miles at a fairly fast pace
Walk 2. Approximately 2 to 3 miles at a moderate pace
Walk 3. Approximately 1/2 to 1 mile at a gentle pace
Let's Walk Groby
Every Thursday starting on Thursday 8th July
Venue: Meet at 10 a.m. at Groby Village Hall, Leicester Road, Groby LE6 0DQ
Walk 1. Approximately 4 to 5 miles at a fairly brisk pace
Walk 2. Approximately 2 - 3 miles at a slow pace
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative and fun 2 km guided walk along surfaced footpaths exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor.
Saturday 17th July 11.30 - 1 p.m. and 2 until 3.30 p.m.
Sunday 18th July 11.30 - 1 p.m. and 2 until 3.30 p.m.
Saturday 24th July 11.30 - 1 p.m. and 2 until 3.30 p.m.
To book your place visit www.bosworthbattlefield.org.uk/event/guided-walk