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Western Park, City of Leicester

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Western Park, City of Leicester

Western Park is a park and surrounding suburb located in West End of Leicester. The park itself was bought for £30,000 in 1897 and at 178 acres is the biggest in Leicester. While the park has a "blend of meadows, mature woods and hedgerows" the park also contains a large number of sporting facilities including a bmx track, a skate ramp, a baseball field, 2 Bowling greens, 5 Football pitches, 6 Cricket pitches (all with associated changing facilities) and 6 Tennis courts.
Administrative CountyCity of Leicester
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK5604
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

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