Witherley Parish Council

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

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Coronavirus Testing in Hinckley 13th - 15th May

There will be a mobile testing facility in Hinckley on 13th, 14th and 15th May 2020.

Follow the link below to book if you are eligible.

You can apply for a test if you are:

  • an essential worker with coronavirus symptoms
  • aged 65 or over with coronavirus symptoms
  • someone who cannot work from home and has coronavirus symptoms (for example, construction workers or delivery drivers)

Anyone with coronavirus symptoms... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 06:49 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Coronavirus, News, community

Garden Waste Service Resumes 27th April 2020

The garden waste collection service will resume from Monday (week commencing 27 April)

The Borough Council suspended its garden waste collection service on March 23 due to staff shortages arising from the coronavirus pandemic. Staff were diverted to ensure the refuse (black bin) and recycling (blue lidded bin) collections continued as normal throughout the pandemic.

However, this has been kept under... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 12:24 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: News, community

Playing Fields Closed


Witherley Parish Council has closed its play equipment until further notice due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Following the Prime Minister's statements the Parish Council is closing the play equipment. Do not use the play equipment we cannot disinfect it to protect you.

This ruling applies to:

Ormes Lane, Ratcliffe Culey and

Drayton Close, Fenny Drayton play areas.

If you wish to access... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 14:32 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, News, coronavirus

A message from the Chief Constable about policing during the coronavirus outbreak

A message from the Chief Constable about policing during the coronavirus outbreak

A message from the Chief Constable about policing during the coronavirus outbreak

As things have changed over the last few days, everyone is coming to terms with what the COVID-19 outbreak means for them and the impact on their lives and the community around them. We are all thinking of our loved ones at this time and how we can help keep them – and ourselves – safe.

We must all work together... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 14:22 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: News, community, coronavirus

Coronavirus Information

Follow this link if you need help with understanding the Coronavirus:


If you are an employer or a business you can find the latest updates here:


Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:54 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, News, coronavirus


County council flooding gangs are out distributing sandbags, clearing gullies and closing flooded roads following a period of heavy rain.

Since yesterday (30 September), crews have been called out to more than 88 reports of flooding across Leicestershire.

Areas particularly affected include Loughborough, Sileby, Mountsorrel, Barrow-on-Soar, as well as Hugglescote, Witherley and Worthington. Three primary... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:23 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, News

Easier Recycling for Residents

Easier Recycling for Residents

RECYCLING for residents across the borough is set to become even easier from next month.

From 1 April, Hinckley and Bosworth residents will no longer need to separate paper and card from other recyclable materials using the inner caddy. Instead, paper, card, plastics, glass and cans can all be put together in the main blue lidded recycling bin.

The changes are being made as the contract with the company... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 07:44 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, News

Witherley Village Sale

Come and find your bargains at Witherley's Village Sale this Saturday.

Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:00 by Anji Forsyth

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