The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has launched a consultation into improving broadband connectivity to very hard to reach places and wants to hear the views and experiences of consumers in rural and remote areas. The consultation closes in June 2021.
Charley Parish Council knows that this is a crucial issue for many residents and intends to respond but our response date is May 25th. The Council... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 10:09 by Maureen Havers
Book of Condolences
A virtual book of Condolences is now available online for Leicestershire. You can sign it by visiting the Leicestershire County Council website at
Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 09:36 by Maureen Havers
Covid hotspot: North West Leicestershire 11th highest nationally
Published: Tue 23 February, 2021
Public health chiefs are warning residents in parts of North West Leicestershire to take extra care over the coming weeks, as the district has jumped into the top 20 of the country's coronavirus hotspots.
For the last few days, the area has been hovering around the top 10 and today it's ranked 11th in the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 09:45 by Maureen Havers
News today from NW Leics. Community Focus Team:
Measham Leisure Centre, off High Street, Measham, will host a community-based vaccination centre from this week.
Residents will be contacted by their GP practice to book vaccinations when their turn comes.
The leisure centre will be vaccinating patients from 13 practices in the North West Leicestershire PCN (Primary Care Network) - Castle Medical Group,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 13:05 by Maureen Havers
Please see attached - NWLDC update on the services during Lockdown November 2020.
Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 07:16 by Clerk
Road Closure Copt Oak - see attached press release.
Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 06:46 by Clerk
Details received today re the closure of Charley Road from Oaks Road to Nanpantan Road on 23d and 24th September from 0900 to 15.00.
It is not clear if this is a date change to the closure notified below.
Posted: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 18:26 by Maureen Havers
See attached notice for full information.
Posted: Fri, 04 Sep 2020 11:17 by Clerk
Are you local and would you like to be involved in building the future for Charley Parish? We are looking to recruit 2 new councillors. It isn't as scary as it sounds :)
Anyone can apply that is over the age of 18, if you live or work within Charley Parish or live locally.
We are a small Parish Council on the borders of North West Leicestershire and Charnwood Borough.
Full training and support via the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 20:18 by Clerk
A song from Charley resident, Sarah Poole, composed and performed during Lockdown.
my latest song to celebrate some of the lock down measures being lifted, it's called "Butterfly" I recorded remotely with a flute player, his brother gave it a full studio production- an unexpected bonus, so some good things are coming out of doing things differently at least.
Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 10:46 by Maureen Havers