Located in the historical county of Leicestershire, the town of Hinckley is a mid-sized settlement with bags of historical and cultural clout.
Fought in 1485 at a site near Hinckley, the Battle of Bosworth Field was the final and most decisive battle of the War of the Roses. The Lancastrian victory at the battle marked the end of the Plantagenet dynasty and the ascension of the Tudor era with Henry VII taking the throne. Today, the site of this historic battle is home to Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre. Featuring galleries, exhibitions and guided tours, it is an extremely popular attraction that draws locals and tourists alike to learn more about the fabled battle.
For motoring enthusiasts, the Triumph Factory Visitor Experience in Hinckley is a big draw. Charting the history of the legendary heritage motorbike manufacturer, the museum provides a fascinating insight into a British icon.
Throughout the community, from Lash Hill to Wykin to Sketchley, Floom’s Hinckley flower delivery service reaches across this historic market town.