We’ve picked our top 10 great things to do in Leicestershire in 2018.  This is the seventh in our instalment of 10 great things to do in Leicestershire, to inspire you to spend a canal boat holiday in the Midlands this year.  Take a look at our first recommendation to take a walk up Old John or perhaps you would like to check out Twycross Zoo?  Spend memorable day out with a trip on a steam train along the Battlefield Line If you enjoy historical sites, then visit Bosworth Battlefield, and take in a bit of cultural learning at the King Richard III Visitor Centre. Or for a quieter day out with the family, we suggested a trip to the New Walk Museum in Leicester.

#7 of 10 great things to do in Leicestershire

Number 7 on our list is: Visit Mallory Park for motorsports

If you like speed then look no further than the iconic Mallory Park Circuit, a motor sport venue in the heart of the countryside in Leicestershire.  From car track days to motorcycling, and cycling to triathlon, Mallory Park has it all.  Situated around a lake it boasts a lovely location which makes it a great place to be, even if you aren’t a confirmed petrol-head. Whether you are wanting to try out for your own motorsport license or watch the experts make it look easy, at Mallory Park you will find there is always plenty to do.

So if you are looking for great things to do in Leicestershire in 2018, pay Mallory Park a visit. Find out more about the events calendar and the activities on offer on the Mallory Park website here: https://www.malloryparkcircuit.com/

Trinity Marina boasts over 40 miles of lock free canals for you to explore all year round. Based in close proximity to the M1, M6 and M69 motorways you are in a great location if you’re moored here. Trinity Marinas host 140 berths on high quality pontoons suitable for boat length from 40ft up to 70ft.  Enquire about canal boat moorings now.