Burton Overy Parish Council

Serving the people of Burton Overy


Clerk: Kate Barker
Springside House, Scotland
Lane, Burton Overy, Leicester

Tel: 07827 797125

Your Parish Council is made up of five Councillors who meet regularly, making decisions which endeavour to make Burton Overy a better place to live, work and visit. Attending a council meeting is the best way to find out what we do and we normally meet on the third Wednesday of the month in the small room of the village hall. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do and has links to all local services in YOUR local services.

The picturesque village of Burton Overy is situated in a pleasant valley, surrounded by trees, 8 miles S.E. of Leicester. The village has a thriving and active village community and is home to 5 working farms, although there are 8 working farms within the parish. It was designated as a Conservation Area in 1974. Further information on the village community can be found on our Village Website.

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Latest News

Burton Overy Neighbourhood Plan Area Referendum

Referendum on the adoption of the Burton Overy Neighbourhood Plan

A referendum will be held on Thursday 10th January 2019 to decide on the question below:

"Do you want Harborough District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Burton Overy to help it decide planning applications in the Neighbourhood Area?"

For more information on the Plan and how to register to be included on the register of electors, or amend information on the register, follow the links below. More »

Burton Overy Neighbourhood Plan - referendum version

Document to be considered in the referendum.

Notice of Referendum

Includes information on how to register to be included on the register of electors, or amend information on the register and the dates by which this must be done. » Less

Posted: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:01 by Kate Barker

Planning applications received

The following planning applications will be considered at the meeting on 12th December

a. Ref.No: 18/01851/LBC - The Old Coach House, Main Street (Amended)

b. Ref.No: 18/01850/FUL- The Old Coach House Main Street (Amended)

c. Ref. No: 18/01905/FUL - Hill Cottage, The Gravel

d. Ref. No: 18/02026/TCA - 2 Baileys Lane

e. Ref. No: 18/02023/TCA - The Chestnuts, Carlton Lane

f. Ref. No: 18/02024/TCA - The Paddocks, Main Street More »

g. Ref. No: 18/02014/FUL - Land from Scotland Lane to end Burton Overy » Less

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 20:44 by Kate Barker

Christmas Tree festival

Adult tree

First - It's blooming Christmas!! (No. 28) Zoe Williamson and Louisa Rawlings

Second - While Shepherds Washed their Socks by Night! (No. 8) Barbara Lloyd

Third - A Lava-tree (No. 32) Diane Delahooke

Child's Tree

First - Festive Fiesta! (No. 44) Lottie King

Second - Farmer Christmas (No. 47) George, Arthur & Charlie Barbour

Third - Christmas Truce (No. 48) St Cuthberts Primary School

Posted: Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:50 by Kate Barker