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Leicestershire Council

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Leicestershire County Council
Location Map ( geo)
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Primary Destinations
East Midlands Airport • Hinckley • Loughborough • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray
Other Important Destinations
Derbyshire • Leicester • Lincolnshire • North Northamptonshire • Nottinghamshire • Rutland • Staffordshire • Warwickshire • West Northamptonshire
National Highways Roads
M1, M6, M69, A14, A46, A50, A52, A453

Leicestershire County Council is the Highway Authority for all roads in the Administrative County of Leicestershire, with the exception of Trunk roads managed by National Highways.

It lies within the historic county of Leicestershire, but does not manage the road network within the area of Leicester City Council.

Primary Destinations

The following Primary Destinations are located within the council area:

Trunk Roads

The following roads that run through the council area are at least partially Trunk Roads, and therefore managed by National Highways:

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

The following is a list of A and B classified roads that are at least partially managed by the council:

Route From To Length


A6 Luton Carlisle 299 miles View
A47 Birmingham Lowestoft 157.9 miles View
A50 Leicester Warrington 99.3 miles View
A60 Loughborough Doncaster 59.1 miles View
A426 Southam Leicester 29.8 miles View
A444 Baginton, Coventry Burton upon Trent 34.5 miles View
A447 Hinckley Coalville 13.6 miles View
A453 Perry Barr Nottingham 49.1 miles View
A508 Old Stratford Market Harborough 30.4 miles View
A511 Markfield Foston 25.2 miles View
A512 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Loughborough 10.7 miles View
A606 Stamford West Bridgford 38.4 miles View
A607 Leicester Bracebridge Heath 56.2 miles View
A4303 Cross in Hand Misterton 2.7 miles View
A4304 Misterton Dingley 13.6 miles View
A5125 Regent Place Loughborough town centre 0.2 miles View
A5199 Leicester Kingsthorpe, Northampton 28.5 miles View
A5460 Whetstone Interchange Leicester 3.3 miles View
A5630 Anstey Beaumont Leys 0.7 miles View
A6003 Barton Seagrave Oakham 22.9 miles View
A6004 Quorn bypass (NW) Loughborough railway station 4.1 miles View
A6006 Hathern Melton Mowbray 17.5 miles View
A6030 Stoneygate Humberstone 3.8 miles View  
B578 Hinckley Smockington 2.4 miles View
B581 Elmesthorpe Dunton Bassett 7.2 miles View
B582 Belcher's Bar Stoneygate 20.2 miles View
B585 Sheepy Magna Bardon Hill 14.7 miles View
B587 Ashby de la Zouch Stanton by Bridge 7.3 miles View
B589 Bridge Street Nottingham Road 0.41 miles View
B590 Rugby Road Rugby Road 2.2 miles View
B591 Shepshed Stanton under Bardon 4.8 miles View
B664 Great Bowden Uppingham 11.8 miles View
B667 Thurmaston Village (S) Thurmaston Village (N) 0.8 miles View
B676 Cotes Colsterworth 26.6 miles View
B4069 Hinckley Sapcote 4.5 miles View
B4109 Coventry Hinckley 12.6 miles View
B4114 Birmingham Fosse Park 38.6 miles View
B4116 Willesley Park Furnace End 17.7 miles View
B4666 Dodwells Roundabout Hinckley 1.6 miles View
B4667 Hinckley Hinckley northern bypass 1.16 miles View
B4668 Hinckley Hinckley northern bypass 1.75 miles View
B4669 Hinckley Sapcote 4.5 miles View
B5000 Tamworth Pinwall 6.8 miles View
B5006 Smisby Ticknall 3.2 miles View
B5010 Cavendish Bridge Bramcote 13.3 miles View
B5216 Leicester Road Bull Head Street 0.23 miles View
B5324 Coleorton Hathern 7.7 miles View
B5350 Epinal Way Leicester Road 0.76 miles View
B5366 Leicester South Wigston 2.7 miles View
B5380 Glenfield Braunstone Crossroads 1.5 miles View
B5414 Rugby Knaptoft 3.1 miles View
B5418 Aylestone Wigston 1.9 miles View
B5493 Tamworth Appleby Magna 7.8 miles View
B6047 Market Harborough Melton Mowbray 22.5 miles View
B6540 Long Eaton Shardlow 3.7 miles View     

Classified Unnumbered (Class III) Roads

Main Article: Leicestershire Council (Class III roads)

For its Class III road network, Leicestershire County Council uses "C" prefixes.


Main Article: Leicestershire Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Leicestershire Council (Crossings)


Leicestershire Council
A6 • A47 • A50 • A60 • A426 • A444 • A447 • A453 • A508 • A511 • A512 • A606 • A607 • A4303 • A4304 • A5125 • A5199 • A5460 • A5630 • A6003 • A6004 • A6006 • A6030 • B578 • B581 • B582 • B585 • B587 • B589 • B590 • B591 • B664 • B667 (Thurmaston) • B676 • B4069 (Hinckley-Sapcote) • B4109 • B4114 • B4116 • B4666 • B4667 • B4668 • B4669 • B5000 • B5006 • B5010 • B5216 (Wigston) • B5324 • B5350 • B5366 • B5380 • B5414 • B5418 • B5493 • B6047 • B6540
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