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Market Harborough - Located on the borders of Leicestershire and Northamptonshire this is a busy market town mid-way between Leicester and Northampton a branch of the Canal was opened in 1809 and joins The Grand Union Canal and The Grand Union Leicester Line at the nearby Foxton Locks.
Foxton Locks - Situated on the Grand Union Canal the flight of locks at Foxton was built in 1810 by W H Gwynne a very popular location with boaters, walkers and cyclists visit the Foxton Museum or watch the colourful boats make their way through the locks. Visit the museum.
Leicester - There are two waterways running through the town the the River Soar and the Grand Union Canal. No visit to Leicester would be be complete without a visit to The Golden Mile which is packed with shops and traders selling South Asian food, clothing and jewellery. The has been a Market in Leicester for over 700 years and it is now Europe's largest covered market.
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Address : Debdale Wharf, Debdale Lane, Smeeton Westerby, Kibworth, Leicestershire, England LE8 0XA
By Road : From Market Harbourgh travelling North turn left off A6 along Debdale lane
By Rail : Market Harborough Railway station is 7 miles or 15 minutes by car or taxi
By Air : East Midlands Airport is 32 miles Birmingham Airport is 41 miles
Market Harborough and Foxton Locks from Foxton (3 nights holiday)
Leicester and return from Foxton (4 nights holiday)
Braunston and return from Foxton (7 nights holiday)
Rugby and return from Foxton (7 nights holiday)
Warwick and return from Foxton (11 nights holiday)
East Midlands or Leicester ring from Foxton (10 nights holiday)
Accommodation : www.booking.com
Taxis : Rural Connect Tel 07803-552580/ Fleckney Rural cars 0116 240 4567
Groceries : Many shops in Market Harborough which is 5 miles away, including the supermarkets Sainsburys, Waitrose and Aldi.
Bike Hire : Cycle One Stop - Coventry 02476 550070 - Website http://www.cycleonestop.co.uk/, Waterloo Farm Leisure - Market Harborough 01858 434098 - Website http://www.waterloofarmleisure.co.uk