the Wreake is a small village on
the Upper Wreake Valley off the main A607 road
four miles west of Melton Mowbray in
around 600 inhabitants and consists of 240 homes, a Primary School, a
Church of England Church, a Methodist Chapel, Village Hall, a Village
Shop and Post Office and a Public House called The Bell.
It is an
attractive and pleasant village, parts dating back to mediaeval times. It still retains many of the best
attributes of English village life. The community is thriving despite its
small size, sustaining a range of activities
and social groups surprising in its diversity and number.