Charley Parish Council

Serving the people of Charley and Oaks in Charnwood


Temporary contact: Cllr Maureen Havers
Hillside Bungalow, Abbey Road
Coalville LE67 4UA

Tel: 01530 811149

Latest News

Why not Stand for Election to Charley Parish Council?

Why not Stand for Election to Charley Parish Council?

Local Elections are to be held in May 2019 and anyone interested in serving on their local council should ask for a nomination pack from the Council Offices at NWLDC in Coalville.

To apply for election to Charley Parish Council, applicants must live or work within the Parish or within a three mile radius. If you are interested in standing for election, have any questions or just want further information... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 19:08 by Maureen Havers

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Interested in Working in Adult Learning?

The Parish Council has been asked to publicise the following event:

Careers Fair for promote opportunities to work in Adult Learning

There are three events taking place in the City and County to try and attract applicants to roles working in Adult Learning, in both Leicestershire and in the City. Both the City and the County are experiencing challenges with Tutor recruitment (and other roles, such as... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 09 Mar 2019 18:11 by Maureen Havers

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Planning Application

The following Planning Application will be considered at the next Parish Council Meeting on March 6th. It has come to Charley Parish Council too late for inclusion on the written agenda. The application should be available to view under the Planning heading on the left of this page.

Proposal: Alterations to existing dwellings along with two-storey extensions to five of the

dwellings (Nos. 2, 3, 4, 5... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 18:41 by Maureen Havers

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Parish Council Meeting Dates 2019

Meetings of Charley Parish Council are held on the first Wednesday of alternate months; meetings for 2019 will be as follows:

March 6th 19.30

Annual General Meeting May 1st 19.00

Parish Council Meeting May 1st 19.30

July 3rd 19.30

September 4th 19.30

November 6th 19.30

Any additional meetings e.g. for Planning will be added in this section and on the ticker notice above.

Posted: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 09:43 by Maureen Havers

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Planning Meeting Charley Parish Council

There will be a Planning Meeting of Charley Parish Council on Tuesday, 15th January at 7 p.m. in the schoolroom behind the Oaks Storer Hall to discuss the following application

Proposal: Change of use of agricultural land into domestic curtilage, erection of a detached garage and formation of access drive

Location: Bess Bagley Farm Whitcrofts Lane Ulverscroft Markfield


Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 18:47 by Maureen Havers

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Temporary contact details

Mr Brian Duncombe, Clerk to Charley Parish Council, is on compassionate leave for the time being so all matters, queries etc relating to the Council will be dealt with by the Chair, Maureen Havers on 01509 503943 or email

Posted: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 11:51 by Maureen Havers

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Happy New Year

Charley Parish Council sends greetings to all residents and those who read these pages and wishes them a healthy and happy New Year. Our Parish Council Meeting tomorrow, 2nd January in the Oaks Storer Hall at 7.30 will have extra seats set out so that you can fulfil your new year resolution to attend. Home by 9 p.m. usually. Look forward to seeing you.

Posted: Tue, 01 Jan 2019 11:10 by Maureen Havers

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Funeral of John Oakland

The funeral of the late John Oakland will be on 20th December at 1.30 at St. Paul's Parish Church, Woodhouse Eaves. Condolence cards may be sent to Mr Brian Duncombe at the address above.

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:40 by Maureen Havers

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Newsletter December 2018

The Parish Council Newsletter for December 2018 is available to download.

Posted: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:23 by Maureen Havers

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Mr John Oakland

Mr John Oakland

It is with sadness that we announce the death on 5th December 2018 of Mr John Oakland. John was a past Chairman of Charley Parish Council and founder of the Oaks in Charnwood Garden Club. Details of his funeral will be announced when available.

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:31 by Maureen Havers

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