Witherley Parish Council

Serving the people of Atterton, Fenny Drayton, Ratcliffe Culey and Witherley


Bird Flu Alert - Protection Zone in Place

Birdkeepers living in the Market Bosworth area are being urged to follow a range of restrictions after a case of bird flu was confirmed.

Trading Standards officers from Leicestershire County Council will be knocking on doors and sending letters to properties within a 3km zone to give bird owners advice and where necessary, arrange a health inspection by the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).

The... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Dec 2021 12:00 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Environment

Public Meeting

The Council invites members of the public who wish to discuss the planning application 21/01305/FUL at Chapel Fields, Witherley to drop in and talk to their Councillors

between 7.00 and 8.00 pm. on

Thursday 2nd December 2021 at

The Parish Room, Witherley.

Or click on our Planning tab and Planning Applications to comment directly to HBBC and click on the application.

Posted: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 19:50 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Planning

No Green Waste Collection

Unfortunately due to an HGV driver shortage today (covid / other sickness) HBBC are unable to empty the garden waste bins in Witherley and Higham this week.

Posted: Tue, 16 Nov 2021 09:40 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Witherley

Post Office Lane Road Closure

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location. A road closure is required on Post Office Lane, Witherley on the 12th November 2021 for 1 day. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to facilitate carriageway patching and any other associated work to the highway. The... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Nov 2021 22:09 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Highways, Witherley

Hallowe'en Fun, No Waste

Hallowe'en Fun, No Waste

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... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 12:27 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Witherley Ward Election Results

Thank you to everyone who went out to vote in the Witherley Ward election yesterday (just under 50% of the village).

The results are attached and posted on the noticeboard.

Posted: Fri, 08 Oct 2021 10:07 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Elections, Witherley

Fenn Lanes and A444 Road Closures

A road closure is required on Atherstone Road (A444) between the junction with Old Forge Road and Atterton Lane, Witherley on 25th September 2021 for 2 nights from 20:00 to 06:00.


A road closure is also required on Fenn Lanes, Fenny Drayton between the junction with Stoke Road and Atherstone Road (A444) on 25th September 2021 for 2 nights from 20:00 to 06:00. Some... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:12 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Fenny Drayton, Highways

George Fox Nominated for Leicestershire Green Plaque

The Leicestershire County Council Green Plaques are awarded to people and places in and around the county, nominated and voted for by you.

See the link below to Leicestershire County's website for details how to vote for George Fox or one of the other candidates.

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 11:18 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Fenny Drayton, George Fox

Witherley Election

Attached is the official notice of the candidates for the forthcoming election for the Witherley ward.

The election will be held on 7th October and only Witherley residents are able to vote.

Please contact HBBC if you wish proxy or postal votes;

Register for postal votes by 5 p.m. 22nd September

Register for proxy votes by 5 p.m. 29th September

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 10:47 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Councillors, Elections, Witherley

Notice of Vacancy Witherley Ward

There will be an election to choose a new Parish Councillor in the Witherley Ward on 7th October, if you are interested in running for the position you must download, complete and return your forms by hand to HBBC (you will need to make an appointment with the Electoral Services Team 01455 238141) by Friday 10th September 2021.

Follow the link below to view this information on HBBC's page or click... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 11:14 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Councillors, Elections, Witherley

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