Burton Overy Parish Council

Serving the people of Burton Overy


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

Tel: 07827 797125

Tags: Community

Closure of Oaks Road, Great Glen

Leicestershire County Council Highways Department has provided the following information -

The developer, Miller homes, had been operating under COVID 19 restrictions and as such the site has only recently become active. The revised programme should now see the works competed by mid-August.

Whilst it may appear that clearing the materials within the closure would allow the road to be open, there is an... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 16:31 by Kate Barker

Tags: Community, News

Digital Boost

Digital Boost – this platform will host a community of digital experts, who will offer one-to-one digital support to small businesses and charities free of charge to help them improve their digital capability to grow and prosper.

Press release

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:24 by Kate Barker

Tags: Community, News


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

An extension to the current road closure is required on Oaks Road, Great Glen between Coverside Road and Washbrook Lane to allow for the time lost during Covid19 Lockdown. The closure will remain in place until Mid August 2020. Please note this road will remain closed for the duration of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 14:59 by Kate Barker

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South Leicestershire Medical Group Covid update - June 2020

To read the update click here

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 10:26 by Kate Barker

Tags: Community

Harborough District News June 2020

To read the latest newsletter click here

Posted: Fri, 05 Jun 2020 16:47 by Kate Barker

Tags: Community, News

Leicestershire Police - Harborough Newsletter - June 2020

To read the latest newsletter click here

Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 14:52 by Kate Barker

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Sign up to the Citizens’ Panel and help improve local health services

People in Burton Overy are invited to sign up to a new online network to share their experiences of NHS services and help shape the future of local NHS services.

The NHS Citizens' Panel has been set up by local NHS organisations to gather public views and opinions on a wide variety of health topics, which will be used to help us to understand peoples' experiences and what matters most to them.

To see... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:06 by Kate Barker

Tags: Community, News, Volunteers

Food bank collection - 14th May

A big thank you to everyone who donated and the Dyer family who collected.

Prior to the coronavirus crisis South Leicester foodbank provided 250 packages a month but now they need 300 a WEEK.

It is intended that the food collection will happen each month during the crisis.

click here for more information on food needed and the first collection.

Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 10:08 by Kate Barker

Tags: Community, News

Plans being finalised for re-opening of seven county waste sites

The county council is putting the finishing touches to its plans to re-open seven of its recycling and household waste sites next week.

The selected sites will open seven days a week to county residents - with a booked appointment only - from Monday, 18th May. They are at Barwell, Lount, Market Harborough, Melton Mowbray, Mountsorrel, Oadby and Whetstone.

Seven other sites at Bottesford, Coalville, Loughborough,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 07:02 by Kate Barker

Tags: Community, News