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


Due to Covid-19 and associated restrictions on social distancing, Parish Council meetings are currently being conducted virtually through Zoom.

Meetings are normally held on the second Monday of the month, but may be subject to change. Meetings commence at 7.00 pm and will continue to be open to members of the public.

A web link enabling members of the public to join the meeting is included on the meeting agenda, together with dial in numbers for those who do not have internet access. To access the agenda, click on the relevant Council Meeting.

Latest News

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

The Parish Council was saddened to learn of the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh and wishes to record its deepest condolences to Her Majesty The Queen and The Royal Family.

Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 17:27 by Susan Bloy

Vacancy on the Parish Council

Would you be interested in becoming a Parish Councillor?

Following the resignation of Councillor James King, the position was advertised to be filled by election. As no nominations were received, the Parish Council is now able to co-opt.

If you would like to put your name forward, do contact the Clerk for further information.

The Parish Council meets on the second Monday of every month, at 7.00 pm. Due to restrictions relating to the Covid-19 pandemic, meetings are currently being held virtually via Zoom. It is hoped that with the gradual lifting of restrictions the Parish Council will be able to hold actual meetings at the Hill Court Community Centre (next door to the Doctors surgery) on Main Street. More »

Meetings are open to the public, so do come along to find out more. The link to the Zoom meeting is included on the agenda.

Sue Bloy, Parish Clerk

Dated: 6 March 2021 » Less

Posted: Sat, 06 Mar 2021 15:27 by Susan Bloy

Farewell to Elaine and Colin Derrick


Elaine and Colin Derrick, long standing residents at Orchard House, Grange have left the village. They will both be missed for their contributions to village life.

Elaine Derrick joined the Parish Council in 2014 and has been a very valued member, including Vice-Chair since May 2019. Elaine has been a driving force in several major projects over the years and will be greatly missed for her attention to detail. More »

Her departure leaves a vacancy on the Parish Council. This will be advertised following due processes of Electoral Services at Harborough District Council. » Less

Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 17:15 by Susan Bloy