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Thurnby and Bushby Parish Council

Serving the people of Thurnby and Bushby

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Clerk: Sue Bloy
17 Shetland Way
Countesthorpe, Leicester

Tel: 0116 278 6280

  • Image: The Rose and Crown, Main Street

    The Rose and Crown, Main Street

  • Image: St Luke's Church, Thurnby

    St Luke's Church, Thurnby

  • Image: Photo: Frank Pickering - View of Thurnby from the south

    Photo: Frank Pickering - View of Thurnby from the south


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The Parish Council holds meetings on the second Monday of the month, commencing at 7.00 pm, at the Hill Court Community Centre, Main Street. Agendas are posted on this website and on noticeboards within the parish.

Parish Council meetings are open to the public - do come along to a meeting to find out more about what we do.

Latest News

Welcome to Kate Goodacre

The Parish Council welcomes Kate Goodacre who was co-opted at the meeting on Monday 9 April 2018.

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 10:09 by Susan Bloy

Leicestershire County Council consultation on draft passenger transport policy & strategy

Have your say: proposed changes to how Leicestershire County Council supports passenger transport services in Leicestershire.

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:15 by Susan Bloy

PUBLIC CONSULTATION EVENT: Planning application for 125 dwellings at Bushby - Ref:18/00312/OUT

A further planning application has been submitted by Bloor Homes Ltd for up to 125 dwellings on greenfield land on the edge of Bushby. This would form an extension to the housing scheme to the east of Wadkins Sports Ground which already has planning consent. The application proposes to access the A47 via the previously approved junction for 275 dwellings bring the total to 400. It would further extend the village towards Winkadale Hall. More »

Thurnby and Bushby Parish Council and local district councillors are holding a drop-in session to hear your views/concerns about this proposal. Copies of the proposal will be available to view and the Parish Council will be sending a summary of issues raised to Harborough District Council.

Please take time to attend and comment on this latest proposal:

Saturday 21 April, any time between 10.00 & 12.00 noon
Hill Court Community Centre, Main Street, Bushby (next to the Rose & Crown pub)
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Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:00 by Susan Bloy