Syston is in the borough of Charnwood with the Fosse Way passing through making it an ideal commuter town for the city of Leicester. The busy town offers a wide range of shops, restaurants and takeaway to suit all tastes. Schools include; Merton Primary, Leicester Montessori, St Peter & St Paul CE Academy and Wreake Valley Community College. Syston railway station currently has one platform with services to Leicester, Lincoln via Nottingham and Newark services on the Ivanhoe Line. There are a number of nearby attractions including the 140 hectare Watermead Park and the National Space Centre. Nearest Airport: East Midlands (21.6 miles). Nearest Train Station: Syston . Nearest Town/City: Leicester (6 miles). Nearest Motorway: M1 (J21a)