Leire is a small village in Leicestershire, four miles north of Lutterworth and twelve miles south-west of Leicester.
Some 7 miles south of Leicester, Kilby is a rural village of approximately 100 households and is unusual in having four farmyards opening directly
Kirby Muxloe castle, now in the ownership of English Heritage, is one of the earliest brick buildings in Leicestershire.
Ashby Magna is a small village in south Leicestershire, four miles north of the market town of Lutterworth.
Castle Donington is a small market town in north-west Leicestershire.
Walton on the Wolds, as its name suggests, stands on the north Leicestershire Wolds, about three miles east of the market town of Loughborough.
The village of Thurcaston is about five miles north of Leicester.