Cadeby Village Profile
Cadeby is a small village lying alongside the A447, approximately six miles north of Hinckley and one and a half miles from the bustling market town of Market Bosworth.
Cadeby and Market Bosworth are steeped in history and are probably best known for the decisive battle of the Wars of the Roses fought on the 22nd August 1485, when Richard became the last King of England to die on the field of battle. The historic market place,in Bosworth, is surrounded by interesting speciality shops, cafes and restaurants and hosts a bustling weekly market and a monthly Farmers Market. There are many beautiful walks around the town which also has a large country park and a water park. Cadeby, itself is a short walk away from the centre of the town through the beautiful Bosworth Park.
Market Bosworth Festival A series of cultural events including classical concerts, an open art exhibition and outdoor pop concert take place in June each year, However, the organising committee are now extending this to include various events throughout the year.
Market Bosworth Show A small agricultural and country show which is held in July has been part of the town's calendar for over a hundred years
Market Bosworth High School
A secondary school taking children from the ages of 11 to 14.
A senior school Taking children from 14 to 18.
St Peters School
Primary school taking children from the age of 5 to 11.
Dixie Grammar School, a co-educational independent school taking children from the ages of 11 to 18.
Dixie Grammar Junior School, is the pre-preparatory department for children aged 4-11 years .
Twycross School, a co-educational independent school for children in the prepreparatory school from 4 to 8 years and in the main school from 8 to 18 years.
All of these schools can be found on www.ofsted.gov.uk
Transport is available from Cadeby to these schools.
The Pippins Nursery School is located within the Dixie Grammar Junior School and takes children from their third birthday to school age.
Market Bosworth Day Nursery takes children from birth to the age of 5. There are holiday clubs and after school care.
Market Bosworth Rugby Football Club situated in Cadeby Lane.
Market Bosworth has a thriving rugby club with junior, colts and senior teams playing in various Midland Leagues
Has six courts three of which are floodlit with a number of teams in the Leicestershire Leagues.
Attractive green in the centre of Market Bosworth
Has a number of junior teams
Basketball Club with two teams playing in the Leicestershire League
Bosworth Hall Health Club
Bosworth Water Park lies to the West of Market Bosworth where there is a fantastic range of sporting activities including sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, fishing and camping.
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park There is a small museum, restaurant and some fantastic walks.
A section of railway line has been reopened by the Shackerstone Railway Society and runs between Shackerstone and Shenton, periodically there are steam locomotives running.
Bosworth Dental Practice
Cadeby has it's own Parish Council
The District council is Hinckley and Bosworth District Council
The County Council is Leicestershire County Council