Twyford, Leicestershire, LE14 2HX

Twyford, Leicestershire, LE14 2HX

Date of visit: 1st March 2020

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Twyford is in the south of the parish of Twyford and Thorpe, and the name is derived from the two fords in the village.

Annually the village hosts “The Twyford Wheelbarrow Race”, an event where teams consisting of two participants and a wheelbarrow race around the village. The event has boasted of even London 2012 hopefuls but generally is a family funday. Some participants run in fancy dress.


Location Information

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Location – UK Postcode LE14 2HX
Location – OS Grid Ref: 473045, 310053
Location – Latitude / Longditude: 52.683255, -0.920913
Location – Northing / Westing 52°40’59.7″N 0°55’15.3″W