Costock is situated on the A60 approximately 6 miles north of Loughborough and 8
miles south of Nottingham. It is a small to medium size residential village with
1 pub, a small industrial estate, a junior school and a number of small businesses
run from the village, see businesses section.
Due to its location it has the postal address of Loughborough in Leicestershire but
is governed by the Nottinghamshire Rushcliffe Borough Council. Rushcliffe is a Conservative
parliamentary seat held by Ken Clarke.
See related information on Nottingham site and Rushcliffe site
The nearest village is East Leake, this has a number of amenities including a supermarket,
health centre, dentists, opticians, vets, chemist, garages, small leisure centre,
Solicitors, Senior school, junior schools, etc, etc.
There is an infrequent bus service between Costock and East Leake but an excellent
bus service to and from Nottingham and Loughborough