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UK Holiday Guide - Guide to Rutland in England

Holiday Guide to Accommodation and Attractions in Rutland

Rutland is the smallest county of mainland England, bounded on the west and north by Leicestershire, northeast by Lincolnshire, and southeast by Peterborough and Northamptonshire.

The only towns in Rutland are Oakham, the county town, and Uppingham. At the centre of the county is the large reservoir Rutland Water, with a similar surface area to Windermere, and it is an important nature reserve serving as an overwintering site for wildfowl and is a breeding site for ospreys.

Some of the main attractions of Rutland include

Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre
Rutland County Museum
Rutland Railway Museum
Oakham Castle
Lyddington Bede House
Barnsdale Gardens

Other useful links in Rutland

Rutland Online
Rutland County Council
Rutland Water

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