Snarestone Parish Council

Serving the people of Snarestone

Clerk: Anna Makin
6 Oak Close, Measham
Swadlinsote, Derbyshire
DE12 7JY

Tel: 07519 835941

Tags: Parish

NEW ** Snarestone Parish Clerk

After an outstanding period as our parish Clerk Annie Callingham has stood down to pursue new ventures. We have been lucky to acquire a new very experienced Clerk in Alixe Taylor, who we are confident will continue to guide us.

Posted: Mon, 31 May 2021 10:00 by Anna Makin

Tags: Parish



We're sitting here in lock down we've been waiting for the news

Tier three is where we're being put, despite the many views

But now's the time to show our grit to stand up tall and bold

To all join hands (if virtually) from the youngest to the old

Gird your loins, tighten your belts and then pull up your socks

Don't sit around, don't moan or groan don't even watch the clocks

Let's... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:40 by Bob Walsh

Tags: Neighbourhood, Parish


The popular dog route walks in and around our village are being blighted by people who fail to clean up after their dogs. It is quite normal for dogs to do what they do, that is partly why we take them walks. It is NOT acceptable however to fail in cleaning up after them. Please if you are guilty of this antisocial behaviour PLEASE think of others and change your ways.

"The lament of the Dog Poo Fairy"... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 09:09 by Bob Walsh

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NEW Parish Councillor

A belated piece of news ; Jacqui Driffill has joined us on the Parish Council earlier this year, replacing Robert Dunkley who has stood down after several years of dedicated service. Jacqui is a longstanding resident in our village and comes to us with valued talents and experience.

Posted: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:30 by Bob Walsh

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NOV 8th 11.0a.m.

This year due to the covid virus we will not gather at the War Memorial to observe our village service in the traditional manner. This does not mean we will neglect to pay our respects and remember the fallen. This year on Sunday November 8th at 11.0 a.m. we intend to film the reading of the names and the prayer and the laying of the wreath and link it to face-book... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 10:21 by Bob Walsh

Tags: Neighbourhood, Parish

Community Safety Scheme - FREE items to deter theives from your property

We thank everyone who has updated the parish on the recent suspicious behaviour; rural crime is a priority for both the district council, and our PCSOs.

We can deter thieves further by taking our home and personal security seriously and using the Community Safety Scheme. This is an ongoing initiative while district funds last, and is free!

Please take a look on the attached document and come along to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 14:08 by Anna Makin

Tags: Latest News, Neighbourhood, Parish

Parish Council Meeting Date Change



Please be advised that the September Parish Council meeting will now be held on

Monday 9th September at 7:30pm in St Bartholomew's Church

The meeting Agenda and Minutes are all posted on the Parish Council Website.

All welcome!

Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:07 by Anna Makin

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Notice of Election - Parish

Parish Councillors Notice of Election 2019

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:11 by Anna Makin

Tags: Council, Elections, Parish


Local elections: Elections for district and parish/town councillors across Leicestershire will be held on 2nd May, 2019. Anybody wishing to stand for the Snarestone Parish Council should contact the Elections Office at North West Leicestershire District Council on (for the attention of Louise Scott) to request a nomination pack. Please note that the deadline for return... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 13:17 by Anna Makin

Tags: Council, Elections, Parish