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Hugglescote and Donington le Heath Parish Council

Serving the people of Hugglescote, Donington le Heath, and parts of Snibston

Clerk: Simon Weaver
71 Main Street, Thringstone, Coalville, LE67 8ND

Tel: 07927 384847

Welcome to Hugglescote
& Donington Le Heath
Parish Council

Welcome to this website.

We hope you find the information helpful, please contact the Clerk for any specific help or information not detailed on these pages or any other query you may have.

Contact details are shown above or tel (01530 222348)

The Parish has a total population of approximately 4400 residents and falls under the local government of North West Leicestershire District Council and Leicestershire County Council.

The Council is made up of nine Councillors who help administer the affairs of the Parish, with a part time clerk. The Parish is divided into 2 electoral wards:

St John's: 4 Councillors representing a voting population of 1404

Ian Abbott, Russell Johnson (Chair), John Jordan and Jill Springthorpe.

(Occasionally vacancies arise and if you are interested in joining the Council or assisting in any work or projects then please contact the Clerk).

St Mary's: 5 Councillors representing 1920 people

Will Jennings (Vice Chair), John Ross-Foden, Louise Ross-Foden and Mark Tudor

Vacant Position

There is one vacant position to represent this Ward, please contact the Clerk or see the co-option vacancy links opposite for more information. Closing date 6 October 2016

Council meetings are held on the third thursday in the month. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

Parish Council News


The closure is required between the junction of Berryhill Lane and St Mary's Avenue.The road will be closed from the 12th September 2016 for up to 15 days.

This will safely allow Amey Utility Service Ltd undertake new water main connections for the new development.

During the closure the alternative route will be :- The Green, Station Road, Ashburton Road and vice versa and;

We have been informed by Leicestershire County Council that there will be 2 way signals on Manor road where scaffolding will be erected for repairs to the Gable end of the Hunts farmhouse from the 28th August until 3rd October

Speed Watch

Our next campaign will be held week commencing 24 October

Please contact our Clerk or any Member if you would like to help in monitoring vehicles over this period.

Next Parish Council Meeting

The next meeting of the Parish Council is to be held on Thursday 15 September 2016 commencing at 7.30pm. Meetings are held in the Community Centre Hugglescote.

Litter pick & Parish tidy up Saturday 1 October 2016

If willing to help please meet at the Community Centre for 10.00 am

Please let any Councillor or Simon know if there are any areas that needs tidying up /attention