Coleorton Parish

Coleorton Parish in Leicestershire includes the villages of Coleorton, Coleorton Moor, Church Town
and Farm Town as well as parts of Peggs Green, Griffydam and Lount

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St Mary's Church ColeortonSt Mary's Church meeting Thursday 3 September

Your historic village church urgently needs major renovation work to save it from permanent decline and closure. You are invited to a meeting on Thursday 3 September 7.30pm at Viscount Beaumont Primary School, Ashby Road, Coleorton, to discuss how the building can be secured for the the benefit of the congregation and the local community.

Suggestions and help are sought from all Coleorton residents, not just regular worshippers at the church. More >>


planterNew Planter

Members of The Coleorton & New Lount Volunteer Group have built a new planter to brighten up the junction of Lower Moor Road and the A512. Brian Mee Associates, who have a contract to mow grass on various parish open spaces, have installed it and will keep it filled with flowers and look after it free of charge. Now we won't have to wait for the daffodils! Coleorton W.I. look after the planters at Beaumont Green and on the A512.


batsBats at New Lount Saturday 29 August

The Coleorton & New Lount Volunteer Group are holding a Bat Walk & BBQ Evening at New Lount Nature Reserve on Saturday 29th August. The event will start with a BBQ around 6.30 - 7.00p.m. and will feature a talk on British bats before we move on to a Bat Walk around New Lount Reserve in search of the bats. Cost is 5 to include BBQ. More >>


Coleorton Parish noticeboardNoticeboard

Notices and alerts from police, neighbourhood watch, district & county councils and other community groups.



About Coleorton Parish

Coleorton Parish includes the villages of Coleorton, Coleorton Moor, Church Town and Farm Town as well as parts of Peggs Green, Griffydam and Lount. The Parish Plan survey in 2008 found that parishioners felt communication of information throughout the parish was not effective and so a website was set up to address this. The website has now become a centre of information about activities and events in and around Coleorton, local clubs and organisations, a directory for local businesses and services and a platform for people who would like to share their enthusiasm for local history and the environment.

If you would like to contribute any item about Coleorton or surrounding areas or add details of your club, organisation or event (no charge) or have any suggestions for items on this website please email webmaster@coleorton.org.uk.


Local businesses and services

Coleorton residents are an enterprising bunch: the latest Coleorton businesses listed in the local services directory include IT specialists, photographers and dog walkers. Email webmaster@coleorton.org.uk if you would like your local business listed (free of charge for Coleorton-based businesses or owners).

News:

Summary report of August Parish Council meeting

Heritage Warden update

Volunteer Group news

You can receive news about Coleorton by email >>

Local Events:

Bat Walk & BBQ Evening at New Lount Nature Reserve on Saturday 29 August.

Coleorton W.I. Wednesday 2 September: Richard III - Life in 1400s

Meeting about the future of St Marys's Church Thursday 3 September 7.30 pm at Viscount Beaumont's School

Free Workshop - Introduction to Funding Applications Wednesday 9 September, Coalville

Coleorton Parish Council meeting Thursday 24 September 7.30 pm at The Beaumont Centre.

More events in and around Coleorton

Updates:

13/08/2015
Two FREE workshops in Coalville

12/08/2015
Parish Accounts

12/08/2015
Updated Agenda for Parish Council meeting on 13 August

31/07/2015
New planter on Lower Moor Road

07/07/2015
New photos of New Lount Nature Reserve

 

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