About the Common

Burbage Common is Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council’s largest countryside site and is located on the edge of Hinckley, within easy reach from both east and west midlands.

Great for walkers, and dog lovers alike, a mix of semi-natural woodland and unspoilt grassland is 200 acres in size.

Burbage Common Sign


Burbage Common is reached via the layby off the B4668, Leicester Road, between Earl Shilton and Hinckley. The main car park is large and free, for a map and directions to the site click here.


Burbage Common is a great day out for all the family from young to old, its facilities include the following:

  • Free Parking
  • Visitors Centre – Maps and information about the site are found here
  • Public Toilets – located at the visitors Centre
  • Coffee Shop –  the only one on the site located in the visitors centre next to the main car park

Visitors Centre


To find a list on upcoming event at the common visit the Events Page here.

More Information

For more information about the Common & Woods you can contact Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council by using the following:

Telephone: 01455 238141

Email: [email protected]

Or just come down to the visitors Centre, have a quick coffee and fresh homemade cake, and just go explore the 80 hectares.

Powered by http://wordpress.org/ and http://www.hqpremiumthemes.com/