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Beaumont Leys, City of Leicester

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Beaumont Leys, City of Leicester

Beaumont Leys is an electoral ward and administrative division of the city of Leicester, England, comprising the north-western Leicester suburb of Beaumont Leys. Locally, Beaumont Leys is usually used in reference to the large housing estate, built within the administrative division, centered around Strasbourg Drive.
Post townLEICESTER
Administrative CountyCity of Leicester
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK5608
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0116
Population13,838
 

Other names by which Beaumont Leys, City of Leicester has been known in the past

Beaumanour

Beaumont Leys, City of Leicester in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Beaumont Leys, par., in N. of co. and 2 miles N. of Leicester, 1210 ac., pop. 39.

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