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Leire Parish Council

Serving the people of Leire

Leire Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Leire a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes information about how we conduct business and what we do. We also try to keep you up-to-date with what is happening in our village, local news items which may be of interest, and details of up-coming events. 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.

Latest News

September Parish Council Meeting

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 09:41 by Katherine Clarke

Due to unforeseen circumstances the Parish Council will not be quorate to proceed with the Parish Council meeting on 14th September 2021 and all business will be postponed until the 12th October 2021 at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.

Boundary Review Proposals

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:20 by Katherine Clarke

CONSULTATION CLOSES ON 02.08.21

The Boundary Commission for England is currently consulting on proposed new constituencies, the proposal will affect Leire.

As required by law, the 2023 Boundary Review will increase the number of constituencies in England to 543, and every constituency must contain between 69,724 and 77,062 electors - which will ensure each MP represents roughly the same number of electors. Under the proposals for a reconfigured Harborough constituency, the present South Leicestershire Harborough District wards of Broughton Astley South & Leire, Broughton Astley Primethorpe and Sutton, Dunton, Lutterworth East, Lutterworth West, Misterton and Ullesthorpe would join co-terminus with the rest of the Harborough District area. More »

More details can be found on the Boundary Commission's website: BCE Consultation Portal (bcereviews.org.uk) » Less

Update on Parish Council meetings

Posted: Thu, 13 May 2021 20:39 by Katherine Clarke

The Parish Council are in a difficult position regarding meetings as the coronavirus legislation expired on 07.05.21 and we are now prohibited from holding virtual meetings.It is a legal requirement that the Parish Council hold a meeting in May each year, to elect a Chair.Following guidance issued by the Leicestershire and Rutland Association of Local Councils, the Parish Council will meet at the Playing Field on Tuesday 18th May 2021 at 7.30pm. The agenda will be short.The June meeting will be postponed to 22.06.21 when restrictions will hopefully be lifted.All parishioners are welcome to attend on the 18.05.21, social distancing measures must be followed and face coverings must be worn.If parishioners have any matters to raise with the Council, please contact the Clerk, the Parish Council will try to resolve any matters arising using the delegated powers.