Thurnby and Bushby Parish Council

Serving the people of Thurnby and Bushby

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Clerk: Sue Bloy
17 Shetland Way
Countesthorpe, Leicester
LE8 5PU

Tel: 0116 278 6280

  • The Rose and Crown, Main Street

    The Rose and Crown, Main Street

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

    Photo: Frank Pickering - View of Thurnby from the south

WELCOME TO THE THURNBY AND BUSHBY PARISH COUNCIL WEBSITE

The Parish Council is returning to holding meetings at the Hill Court Community Centre, Main Street, after a year of meeting virtually due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Meetings are normally held on the second Monday of the month, but may be subject to change. Meetings commence at 7.00 pm.

Latest News

Death of Haydn Gopsill, Chair to the Parish Council

It was with great sadness that the Parish Council learnt of Haydn Gopsill's death on Sunday 19 September 2021.

Haydn will be greatly missed by family, friends and the community.

Lesley, Matthew and Adam have asked the Parish Council to pass on the funeral arrangements:

Wednesday 6 October 2021, 10.30 at the Great Glen Crematorium. There will be a collection for the RNLI in memory of Haydn

Sue Bloy
Clerk to the Parish Council

Posted: Wed, 29 Sep 2021 15:43 by Susan Bloy

British Library "Unlocking our Sound Heritage Project"

The British Library "Unlocking our Sound Heritage Project" has digitised a "Leicestershire & Rutland Women's Institute May Day documentary tape" recorded by John Noel in April 1962. On the tape, various members of the Women's Institute sing May songs and are interviewed about May customs. More information is given in the attached document.
If you are able to assist, please make direct contact with:
Finlay McIntosh
World and Traditional Music Rights Intern
Unlocking Our Sound Heritage
British Library
finlay.mcintosh@bl.uk or uoshiprteam@bl.uk.

Posted: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 14:51 by Susan Bloy

ADVANCE NOTICE OF CHANGE OF PARISH COUNCIL MEETING

The meeting of the Parish Council scheduled for 9 August 2021 has been brought forward to Monday 2 August 2021. The meeting will take place at the Hill Court Community Centre, Main Street, commencing at 7.00 pm.

Posted: Tue, 06 Jul 2021 20:03 by Susan Bloy