Burton Overy Parish Council

Serving the people of Burton Overy


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

Tel: 07827 797125

Tags: News

Emergency Road Closure - Elms Lane

The parish council has been notified by Leicestershire County Council of the emergency closure of Elms Lane for a period of time.

Please see the attached notice for further details.

Posted: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 10:57 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Highways, News

Defibrillator Unavailable (Village Hall)

Please note that the defibrillator housed at the VILLAGE HALL will NOT be available from the evening of Wednesday August 10th for a period of up to one week. We have had to return it to the manufacturers for an important upgrade.

During this period, the NEAREST DEFIBRILLATOR will be at THE BELL INN, MAIN STREET, BURTON OVERY. The defibrillator can be found in an unlocked yellow cabinet on the outside... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 15:55 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Defibrillator, News

Chair's Annual Report Published

The Annual Report of the chair of the parish council, Cllr Bob Warwick, has now been published.

Posted: Wed, 01 Jun 2022 16:07 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Annual Report, News

Parish Council Signs-up to Harborough Lotto

Following receipt of grant aid from Harborough District Council for the installation of the planters near the entrance signs to the village, the Parish Council has recently become a Member / Agent of the Harborough District Lotto.

Harborough Lotto is a weekly lottery that raises money for good causes in Harborough District. All good causes supported by the lottery, which includes Burton Overy Parish... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 15 May 2022 16:16 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Lotto, News

Harborough District Newsletter - February 2022

The latest (February 2022) Harborough District Council newsletter has been published this week.

See the link under More Information by clicking on the heading above.

Posted: Fri, 28 Jan 2022 17:34 by Phil Woodward

Tags: News

Harborough District Council Newsletter - December

The District Council has published its latest (December 2021) newsletter. You can view by 'copying and pasting' the following link :-


Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 16:02 by Phil Woodward

Tags: News

Parish Council Comments on Planning Application - Carlton Lane Holiday Lodges

Following its monthly meeting last week the parish council has submitted its comments on the planning application proposing the erection of five holiday lodges on land off Carlton Lane.

A copy of the submission is attached here -

Posted: Wed, 20 Oct 2021 12:06 by Phil Woodward

Tags: News, Planning

Parish Council Meeting

The monthly meeting of the parish council will take place next week on Thursday 14th October.

The general business of the council will commence at 7.30pm but at 8.30pm the parish council will be specifically considering its response to the planning application proposing the development of 5 holiday lodges on land off Carlton Lane (cut and paste the link below for further details of the proposal):-

https://pa2.harborough.gov.uk/online-applications/simpleSearchResults.do?action=firstPage... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 17:16 by Phil Woodward

Tags: News

WhatsApp Groups - Proposed Changes

At the start of the Covid pandemic the Parish Council set up two WhatsApp chat groups namely the BOPC Info & Social Group and the BOPC Support & Help Group. Over the last 18 months these groups have served the village well. However, as time has gone on, their separate functions have blurred and now would seem to be an appropriate moment to reconfigure these groups to match changing requirements.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Sep 2021 11:05 by Phil Woodward

Tags: News

The Rutland Round Challenge

The Rutland Round is a walk around the county boundary of Rutland and is 65 miles in length. (This is not the same as the circumference of Rutland Water which is much shorter). The walk will be arranged in 5 separate groups of walkers each starting at a different point on the circumference and each walking approximately 13 miles during the day, to join the entire round together.

Further details on the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 15:59 by Phil Woodward

Tags: Event, News