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


A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Elms Lane, Burton Overy.

The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to clear a blockage in the drainage system. The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure. The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 2 days commencing on the 13th May 2019.

A Press Release will be issued to confirm these details approximately 2 weeks prior to the works commencing.

Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 17:44 by Kate Barker

Parish Council meeting 17th April 2019 at 7pm

This meeting will commence at the earlier time of 7pm.

The following applications will be considered at this meeting

a. Ref. No.19/00496/TCA – Southend, Main Street

b. Ref. No. 19/00467/TPO - Southend, Main Street

Posted: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 08:00 by Kate Barker


Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location. A road closure is required on Illston Road, Goadby on the 12th April 2019 for 1 day. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to facilitate repairs to brook railing.

The proposed alternative diversion route will be via:- New Road (Illston on the Hill), Burton Overy Road (Gaulby), Carlton Lane (Burton Overy), Bell lane, Washbrook Lane, Oaks Road, Great Glen Road (Kings Norton), Stretton Road, Stoughton Road, Back Lane (Gaulby) and vice versa. More »

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Leicestershire County Council Highways Tel: 0116 305 0001 » Less

Posted: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 17:25 by Kate Barker