Sam Weller Widdowson brought in shin pads in 1874.
The Watchkeeper WK450 UAV is built jointly by Thales and Elbit on Scudamore Road in west Leicester, towards the M1; it is tested at Aberporth Airport in Wales; 54 are on order, costing 1bn.
The British Caving Association is at Great Hucklow, the UK sports governing body.
Leicester Tigers are an English rugby union club based in Leicester at the Welford 21 aces dice game Road stadium and play in the Aviva Premiership.This article is about the region.Goldsmiths (jewellers) are based at the western end of Braunstone Frith, off the B5380.All thats left to do is learn how to play and youre ready to start your pursuit of the jackpot.Aggregate Industries (now part of LafargeHolcim since July 2015, when Paris-based Lafarge merged with Swiss-based Holcim) is based at Bardon Hall in Bardon, next to the 912-foot (278 m) Bardon Hill, Leicestershire's highest point.Radcliffe Road (A6011) in West Bridgford in 1902 was the first tarmac road (5 miles.0 kilometres long) in the world.It was later a site for manufacturing monolithic microwave integrated circuits in the 1990s by Marconi Materials Technology.Silver Spoon's Bardney plant makes the market-leading Askey's dessert toppings.Herbert Spencer coined the term " survival of the fittest " in 1864, which was once strongly linked with social Darwinism.University of Leicester The university has established itself as a leading research-led university and has been named University of the Year of 2008 by the Times Higher Education.Gala Bingo is based in Nottingham ; Coral have over 1,800 UK shops.Lafarge Aggregates Concrete UK is in Syston, next to the A607.TW Kempton are a main manufacturer of uniforms for the armed and police services opposite the National Space Centre on the A6 in north Leicester; they also own the Fortis body armour brand and make pasgt nylon fibre helmets for troops.
Also in 2009, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire county councils changed control from Labour to Conservative.
Near Leicester, Noble are in Barwell and Fenix Automotive in Braunstone.