Humberstone Park LNR
Designated site name: Humberstone Park LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Type:  Biological
County: LEICESTERSHIRE Natural England Area Team: East Midlands (LNR)
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Date of Declaration: 02/04/2003 Declaring Authority: Leicester City Council
Area (Ha): 2.41 Grid Reference: SK 620 049
Owned By:  Leicester City Council Managed By:  Leicester City Council
Location: Ambassador Road, Leicester, LE5 2BH
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)

The Park is located 3 miles to the east of the City Centre.  Take the A47 out of the city on Humberstone Road and then Uppingham Road, before the 'V' junction of Scraptoft Lane, the entrance to the Park is on the right.

There are two public car parks with spaces for Blue Badge Holders, one accessed from Uppingham Road and one from Saltersford

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: The Nature Reserve contains a variety of wildlife and wildflowers. The special features are Busby Brook, The Sunken Garden and the Rally Bank.

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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