Burton Overy Parish Council

Serving the people of Burton Overy


Clerk: Phil Woodward
9 Lloyd George Avenue
Kibworth Beauchamp, Leics

Tel: 07827 797125

Author: Phil Woodward

! Scam alert !

Trading Standards have been informed of companies cold calling offering 'free surveys' to residents as part of the Green Homes Grant.

Following the Government launch of the Green Homes Grant, Trading Standards reminds residents to exercise caution if they are looking to use the grant for improvements to their homes.

The Green Homes Grant is an initiative to get homeowners to invest money in improving... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 16:37 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Community, News

The following planning applications will be considered at the meeting on 17th November 2020.

  1. Ref. No: 20/01142/FUL - Scotland House Lower End, Scotland Lane
  2. Ref. No: 20/01745/TCA - Wheatridge, Main Street
  3. Ref. No: 20/01614/TCA - Sunnyside, Scotland Lane

The submitted responses can be seen on the Planning page.

Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 16:25 by Phil Woodward

Tags: News, Planning

Police Beat Newsletter 20 11

The latest newsletter is now available.

Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 11:32 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Community, News, Newsletters

Harborough District News - November 2020

The latest newsletter is now available.

Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 09:56 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Community, News, Newsletters

Planning – to be considered at the Full Council Meeting on 20th October

  1. Ref. No: 20/01515/TCA – Wheatridge, Main Street
  2. Ref. No: 20/01572/FUL - Land OS 9798 0203 0001 Carlton Lane

Parish Council planning responses can be seen on the Planning page of the website.

Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 07:30 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Planning

Recruitment of new clerk / Responsible Financial Officer

Burton Overy Parish Council (BOPC), are currently recruiting for a Clerk to the council, to take effect from the 1st January 2021. This is due to the retirement of the existing post holder. The role will incorporate both the Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer roles.

BOPC are a very small council, comprising of a part-time Clerk and five Councillors who work well with, and are guided by the professionalism... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 10:58 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Employment, News


We would like to invite you to share your views on crime and anti-social behaviour in your local area by completing this questionnaire. This survey has been created in partnership with the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicestershire and the Community Safety Partnerships across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Who should complete the questionnaire?

We would like you to complete... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:41 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Community, News

Help to slow the spread of coronavirus

As cases of coronavirus rise across the UK, we need everyone's help to lower the rate of infection in the Harborough district.

Please wash your hands frequently, cover your face when required and make space between you and others to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

If you have any of the following symptoms, book a test immediately at nhs.uk/coronavirus or by calling 119:

Posted: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:29 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Community, News


Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A road closure and prohibition of waiting and loading is required on Bell Lane, Burton Overy on the 14th October 2020 for 1 day.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to facilitate footway patching.

The proposed alternative... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 17:21 by Phil Woodward

Tags: News

Shire Environmental Grant

Community groups and organisations are invited to apply for a SHIRE Environment Grant of up to £3,000.

Posted: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:43 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Community, News