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Albert Village, Leicestershire

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Albert Village, Leicestershire

Albert Village is a small industrial village in Leicestershire, England largely built around a road junction. The area's heritage is in coal-mining and pottery manufacture, both locally defunct and it now serves largely as a dormitory site. The National Forest's visitor attraction 'Conkers' is at nearby Moira. The village is named after Prince Albert, the consort of Queen Victoria. Albert Village is situated a few hundred yards from the South Derbyshire border.
DistrictNorth West Leicestershire
Post townSWADLINCOTE
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK3018
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01283
 

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