Broughton Astley Parish Council

Serving the people of Broughton Astley

Clerk: Debbie Barber
Council Office, Station Road
Broughton Astley, Leicester


Broughton Astley Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Broughton Astley a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

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    St Mary's Broughton Astley - Courtesy of Barbara Hubay

From May 2023 voters in England will need to show photo ID to vote at polling stations in some elections.

With our local council elections coming up on Thurs. 4th May please be prepared. Details of what is accepted can be found on the Electoral Commission website:

Photo ID will be required to vote at a polling station from May 2023

Latest News

Leisure Centre Site - Construction of a new combined cycleway & footpath

Leisure Centre Site - Construction of a new combined cycleway & footpath

Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2023 12:27 by JB

Broughton Astley Leisure Centre Site

Work will commence on this the provision of a new cycleway and footpath w/c 03 April 2023 for approximately 8 weeks.

Please keep to any diversions, alternative routes, and access points during this time. Please be aware of workmen/machinery in the area and take extra precaution. More »

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Posted: Wed, 22 Mar 2023 09:15 by JB

Elections for the Parish Council will be held on Thursday 4th May 2023.

Attached are the Notices of Election for all wards.

Leicester Neighbourhood Watch March Newsletter

Leicester Neighbourhood Watch March Newsletter

Posted: Tue, 21 Mar 2023 10:10 by JB

Leicestershire Neighbourhood Watch Newsletter

March 2023

Local Council Responsibilities And Who To Contact

Broughton Astley Parish Council are responsible for: Allotments Frolesworth Road Cemetery Frolesworth Road Recreation Ground Village Hall War Memorial & Garden Youth Shelter or call 01455 285655 Harborough District Council are responsible for: Incidents of anti-social behaviour Bins & litter Council Tax Fly tipping Housing Licensing Parks & open spaces Planning Report dog fouling Street cleaning or call 01858 828282 Leicestershire County Council are responsible for: Grass cutting and roadside verges Highway issues Public Rights of Way Social Services Schools Streets and Lighting Roads and Parking Tips Trees and hedges Traffic Issues Please contact: 0116 305 0001 or email: If you have an ongoing problem affecting your local area or you need support for a particular campaign that you feel strongly about you can contact your local Member of Parliament Alberto Costa at



Reporting procedure

Major civil incident with loss of life e.g., gas explosion or major traffic accident.

Contact the emergency services.

General incident, not affecting Parish Council property or staff.

Contact the Duty Officer at the appropriate authority:

  1. Leicestershire County Council (Highways): 0116 305 0001.
  2. Emergency Planning Team 0116 305 6101

Harborough District Council (Planning, Waste Management, etc.) 01858 828282.

Incident affecting Parish Council property or staff.

Alert the Parish Manager – on 01455 285655 and leave a message if no reply.

Incident at the Village Hall e.g., burglar alarm activated.

Contact the Police (101) and the Parish Manager (01455 285655 and leave a message if no reply)

Office opening hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9.00am – 1.00pm

Out of Hours Incident Reporting Procedure

Anti-climb paint applied to park gates


As a result of anti-social behaviour, the tops of our park gates have been treated with anti-climb paint. This will cause damage to clothes and will be difficult to remove from hands, so please do not try to climb any of Frolesworth Road park entrance gates.

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