Living in the area
Sutton Bonington is a traditional, leafy village with a long history, sitting in the valley of the River Soar. It’s close to three great cities as well as other busy towns and villages well worth a visit.
Kegworth is a larger village with a high street, medical practice, post office, hairdressers, supermarkets and pubs. Most students call in at Kegworth for their essentials.
The town of Loughborough is a 20-minute bus ride away and hosts a wide range of restaurants, cafes, high street chain shops, independent boutiques and a historic market.
Only 10 miles away, Derby is England’s most central city and offers all aspects of city life and student life.
15 miles away, Leicester is a diverse city, and the tenth largest in Britain. It has all the attractions of a major city with a friendly and safe atmosphere
Nottingham is packed full of things to do. Bars, pubs, clubs, cinemas, comedy clubs, theatres, music venues, shopping centres, markets, football clubs, national sports facilities - you’ll soon find your favourite spots.