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
Communities across Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to get involved to help prevent food and household waste this Halloween. It’s estimated up to 15 million pumpkins are binned in the UK every Halloween – but the flesh, seeds, and even the stringy bits can be used to serve up some delicious treats instead. Once you have finished with your lantern, if it can’t be eaten, it can go in a compost bin. However, it’s not just food waste that increases at this time of year, two out of...
Leicestershire County Council Highways has announced that Melbourne Road between Nottingham Road and Ashby Road will be closed from the 1st November 2021 for eight working days (Monday to Friday between 07:00 to 18:00) while essential repairs are carried out. The council says that on 1st November 2021 works will be taking place from Nottingham Road to north of TNT Entrance, on 2nd November 2021 from north of TNT entrance to south of TNT Entrance, and then 3rd to 10th November 2021 from south...
The Autumn equinox has come and gone so its OKAY to talk about Christmas! Do I hear the odd HUMBUG? Well, for reasons all too familiar to us we couldn't hold the event last year BUT providing there's no panic buying of mince pies, mulled wine and Xmas trees, we'll have an event! Keep the date in your diary, watch this space for more. In the meantime, we do need your help. A call to arms for musicians to join our little gang and entertain us all. Old or young, whatever instrument you play, if...
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A Little bit of history
Coleorton has been a community since the Doomsday Book. Find out a little more about the village and our history.
Our local community is lucky enough to have loads of clubs, groups and projects to get involved with. Check out our directory.
let’s go for a walk
It’s said that Coleorton Parish has more footpaths than any other in the country. Find out more about our local routes.