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Latest News

Wanlip Bridleway

Wanlip Bridleway

Contractors Danaher & Walsh (Civil Engineering) Ltd have informed the Clerk that the bridleway improvements works are completed and it will be fully re-opened today.

There is a direct link from Wanlip to The Cedars academy, Park & Ride and the Hallam Fields housing development over the new footbridge, they also offered their apologies for any inconvenience during the construction.

Posted: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:02 by Sue Coulson

Birstall Gala - 22nd June 2019

Birstall Gala - 22nd June 2019

Birstall Gala to be held on Saturday 22nd June 2019

Posted: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:45 by Stacey Hodgson

A6 Footbridge - open to the public on 14 January 2019

A6 Footbridge - open to the public on 14 January 2019

Contractors Danaher & Walsh have confirmed that the footbridge will be open to the public on 14 January 2019

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:43 by Sue Coulson

Become a Councillor in the May 2019 Elections

There will be an election in May 2019 of parishioners of Birstall to become newly elected Parish Councillors. Would you like this to be you?

Please email for further information or by telephoning 0116 267 6191

Further information on the role of a Town/Parish Councillor can be found on the Parish Council's website: and also on the following websites:

Charnwood Borough Council - Elections

National Association of Local Councils -Elections

Leicestershire and Rutland Association of Local Councils -Elections