Goss Meadows LNR
Designated site name: Goss Meadows LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Type:  Biological
County: LEICESTERSHIRE Natural England Area Team: East Midlands (LNR)
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Date of Declaration: 21/04/2004 Declaring Authority: Leicester City Council
Area (Ha): 2.83 Grid Reference: SK 564 069
Owned By:  Leicester City Council Managed By:  Environ for Leicester City Council
Location: Anstey Lane, Leicester, LE4 0PA
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

Goss Meadows Local Nature Reserve is located alongside Anstey Lane.

Bus 74 runs along Anstey Lane from the city centre

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: Goss Meadows Local Nature Reserve is a strip of species-rich grassland which may once have been a drovers' road for livestock coming into Leicester's markets.  It supports several unusual wild flowers, such as Spiny Restharrow.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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