Snarestone Parish Council

Serving the people of Snarestone

Clerk: Annie Callingham
The Green, Newton Burgoland
Coalville, Leicestershire
LE67 2SS

Tel: 07989 395285

The Snarestone Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Snarestone a better place to live, work and play. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search engine or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Our meetings are held in St Bartholomew's Church at 7.30 pm. (dates are published on the village notice board and on the village website)

All parish residents are welcome and encouraged to attend and contribute.

Our purpose in being, is to be your representative body in matters that impact you, the village and the parish. We want to promote positive activities and projects that benefit the village or parish in general. Should you have an idea or suggestion for a project and require support (time, talent or financial) contact one of the council members or come along to one of our meetings. We we will review any suggestions and determine if we should, and can, help. Whilst we are a small Parish/Village with very definite finite resource,s our goals are only limited by the amount of commitment and determination we can marshal as a community.

Let us work together for the benefit of Snarestone and all who live here.

Latest News

Leicestershire & Rutland Rural Community Council - Oil Buying Scheme

Leicestershire & Rutland Rural Community Council - Oil Buying Scheme

Leicestershire and Rutland RCC is looking at whether there is any interest to roll out an oil buying club across the region.

This will benefit communities by making ordering heating oil cheaper, easier and more convenient.

This is in partnership with Warwickshire RCC who already offer this service.

In order to gauge interest, the RCC has created a short survey. Please visit www.ruralcc.org.uk/oil to share your views.

Posted: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 13:25 by Annie Callingham

Batteries and Mobile Phone Recycling Collections!!!

Batteries and Mobile Phone Recycling Collections!!!

From 1 December 2019, NWLDC will collect used batteries and mobile phones with household recycling collections.

This information has been communicated to residents on the back of the Christmas/2020 collection calendars and in the household recycling guide enclosed with the calendars.

Residents need to put out the batteries and mobile phones as follows:

1. Put batteries and mobile phones in a lidded, recyclable container such as a jam jar, margarine tub or plastic takeaway container. The batteries and mobile phones must remain separate to each other (e.g. batteries in a jam jar and mobile phones in a butter tub). More »

2. Put the container(s) out on the kerbside next to the red box on their recycling collection day.

3. The crews will tip the batteries and mobile phones into the relevant compartment on the recycling vehicle, then recycle the container afterwards.

The following will be accepted:

- All AAA and AA cells

- Sizes C and D

- Button batteries (watch and hearing aid batteries)

- Laptop batteries

- Power tool batteries

- Mobile phones (if accessible, the battery should be removed and put with the other batteries) » Less

Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 10:55 by Annie Callingham

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order November 14th 2019

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order on Main Street, Snarestone.


A road closure is required on Main Street on the 14th November 2019 for two days between 09:00 and 15:00 each day. Please note these works are weather dependant and may change at short notice.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to facilitate carriageway water retexturing. More »


The proposed alternative diversion route will be via: Snarestone Road, Newton Burgoland; Bosworth Road, Snarestone; Bosworth Road, Gallows Lane, Measham; Measham Road, Snarestone; and vice versa.


Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works. » Less

Posted: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 13:35 by Annie Callingham