Fox and Goose

A Leicestershire gem nestled in the small village of Illston on the Hill just off the B6047 north of Market Harborough and south of Billesdon. The pub dates way back when and research has ascertained the Landlords date back to the late 1800’s. 

A Special Service Was Held To Mark The Centenary of The Start of the Battle of Passchendaele

A total of 1,300 men from Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland lost their lives during the course of the battle, officially known as the Third Battle of Ypres, which became infamous not only for the scale of casualties, but also for the mud.