Charley Parish Council

Serving the people of Charley and Oaks in Charnwood


Clerk: Brian Duncombe
12 Abbotts Oak Drive
Coalville LE67 4SA

Tel: 01530 831383

The local council for the Civil Parish of Charley consists of five members who are elected or co-opted from residents of the area or those who have working connections with the Parish. Mr Brian Duncombe is employed as part time Clerk to the Council.

The Parish Council meets every other month at 7.30 p.m. in the Oaks Storer Hall, Oaks in Charnwood (next to the Church of St James the Greater). All are welcome to attend the meetings.

The Parish Council is responsible for the provision and maintenance of benches and notice boards at strategic points in the parish and much of the Council's effort is concerned with protecting the unique environment of Charley, disseminating information from North West Leicestershire District Council, Leicestershire County Council and local news and events via this web site and the bi-annual Parish Newsletter.

Charley Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We endeavour to make Charley a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Find local groups and businesses in our community directory. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Latest News

Emergency contact pendant from NWLDC

The following information is from North West Leicestershire District Council and may be of interest to some of our residents.

Safe & Well is a professional response service that provides reassurance or assistance to people in their own homes to help them remain independent and confident. Safe & Well operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – ensuring help is always at hand at the touch of a button. By pressing their pendant, customers can call through to a trained operator at our Control Centre in Coalville, at any time of day or night, 365 days a year. The operator will then take the most appropriate action, whether this is contacting family members, neighbours, our responder or the emergency services. More »

Prices start from as little as £3.95 per week with nothing to pay for the first four weeks!

To find out more contact us on 01530 454817 or email » Less

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:25 by Maureen Havers

Police and Crime Survey; Young people's response sought

Dear Stakeholder

The Police and Crime Commissioner's Youth Commission Members have launched a Police and Crime Survey and want to hear from young people aged 11-25 about crime and policing in their area. The information provided by young people will help to shape the delivery of the Police and Crime Plan and feedback will help to improve policies and services. Link to complete the survey: More »

The consultation closes on 16 December 2018.

Please email if you would like a paper copy of the survey to be sent to you instead.

If you have any queries please do let me know.

Thank you

Dharmista Dave

Volunteers Manager

Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

Police Headquarters l St Johns l Enderby l Leicestershire l LE19 2BX » Less

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:03 by Maureen Havers

Speed Limit Proposals



Public Notice is to be given on Friday 2nd November 2018 of the County Council's intention to make an Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 the effect of which will be to introduce the above-mentioned Order. More »

I enclose herewith a copy of the Notice and plan showing the roads referred to therein, together with Statement of the Council's reasons for proposing to make the Order. I should be pleased if you would make the documents available for public inspection from Friday 2nd November 2018, until Friday 23rd November 2018.


J Moore

Jane Moore (Mrs)

Legal Assistant

Leicestershire County Council

0116 3056752

Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:18 by Maureen Havers