Witherley Parish Council

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


Notice of By-elections November 2023

There remains 6 council member seats to fill on the Parish Council. Anyone wishing to join the council should take note of the attached document which is also posted on the noticeboards in each of the vacancy wards: Atterton, Ratcliffe Culey and Witherley.

Nomination papers must be delivered by hand to the Returning Officer, G6, Hinckley Hub, Rugby Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0FR between 10am... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Sep 2023 18:38 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Elections

Notice of Uncontested Election October 2023

Fenny Drayton had 4 nominated candidates proposed by Friday 16th September, for 4 vacant seats. These candidates are elected as they are not contested.

There will be other elections scheduled for Atterton, Ratcliffe Culey and Witherley in November.

The official notice is attached for information.

Posted: Mon, 18 Sep 2023 13:10 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Elections

Notice of By-Elections October 2023

Please see the attached document and HBBC's website for full details of how to apply if you are interested in standing for election.

Candidates MUST make an appointment with The Returning Officer at HBBC to present their nomination papers in person before 4pm on 15th September 2023.

Nomination papers for downloading and further information can be found via the link below.

Applications to vote in the election... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2023 07:15 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Elections

10 Casual Vacancies

Witherley Parish Council – Atterton, Fenny Drayton, Ratcliffe Culey and Witherley Wards


That, due to the resignation of Councillors Ann Wright, Catherine Dickinson, Gary Rees, Wayne Riley, Dayle Flude, Helen Anderton, David Hickie, Ian Rawson Mackenzie, Kim Liggins and Lynne Laine 10 casual vacancies have arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Witherley Parish Council... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2023 13:23 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Councillors, Elections

Severn Trent Witherley Works

Severn Trent have hired the Parish Room on

Thursday 20th July, between 3 and 6 pm

for residents to drop in and chat about their concerns and issues regarding the forthcoming sewer replacement scheme commencing 17th July 2023 and Summer 2024.

Posted: Mon, 10 Jul 2023 17:05 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Witherley, community

End of Year Accounts

The unaudited accounts are available to view on request by contacting the Clerk by writing, telephone or email.

You can see more information on our Finance page.

Posted: Thu, 29 Jun 2023 03:26 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Finance & Audit

Parish Council Surgery

Parish Council Surgery

Saturday 8th July 10am-11am in

St Michael and All Angels' Church

Your four newly elected Parish councillors Cathy Dickinson, Gary Rees, Wayne Riley & Ann Wright will be in the church from 10-11 on Saturday 8 July.

If you have any issues you want to raise please drop in between 10 and 11. We may have the kettle on too. Meanwhile if you have any issues our contact details are... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Jun 2023 12:51 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Fenny Drayton, community

Emergency Alert System Test

The Government are rolling out a national emergency alert system and it will be tested on Sunday 23rd April 2023, at 3pm.

An alert will be broadcast via the mobile phone network and your phone or other device will emit a sound even if it is switched off.

This may cause secret or secondary phones for security purposes a problem, especially if they live with an abusive partner. There are instructions here... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Apr 2023 10:20 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, Emergency

2023 Lane Setting

The ancient tradition of lane setting is continued this year on Thursday 13th April 2023 at the Gate Inn, Ratcliffe Culey.

The Parish Council is grateful to this and all previous land lords who have kindly allowed this event to take place each year in their houses.

There's singing, a bite of supper, the auction of lots for which you can have your name entered into the historical record book.

Turn up and... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 01 Apr 2023 09:00 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Ratcliffe Culey, community

NDP to be Decided by Parishioners

NDP to be Decided by Parishioners

On 4th May, along with the local elections for parish and borough councillors residents of the parish will also be asked to vote to accept or reject the Witherley Neighbourhood Development Plan.

You can read more information by following the link below to HBBC's website, and all documentation is posted on this site too.

Posted: Sat, 01 Apr 2023 08:42 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Neighbourhood Development Plan

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