Bagworth & Thornton Parish Council

Serving the people of Bagworth, Merry Lees & Thornton

Clerk: Ms Ann Murray
Bagworth Community Centre
Station Road, Bagworth
Coalville LE67 1BH

Tel: 07580 574093

Bagworth & Thornton Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We endeavour to make Bagworth & Thornton a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Find local groups and businesses in our community directory. 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

2018-19 Confirmation of the Dates of the Period for the Exercise of Public Rights

2018-19 Confirmation of the Dates of the Period for the Exercise of Public Rights

Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 08:59 by Ann Murray

Post Office Service Planned for Norms Corner Shop, Thornton

The Post Office are planning to open a new Post Office in Norms Corner Shop in Thornton on Wednesday 5th June 2019 at 1.00 pm.

The service will be one of their local style branches with a low-screened, open-plan Post Office service point integrated into the retail counter. Customers will be able to carry out a wide range of Post Office transactions alongside retail purchase. The new service will offer long opening hours, with the Post Office opening hours in line with the shop. More »

Details of the opening hours and key products and services that will be available are provided on the attached leaflet. » Less

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 09:30 by Ann Murray

Have your say on new planning guidance

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council



Have your say on new planning guidance

Residents and businesses are being invited to have their say on the latest planning guidance for new build developments and extensions when a new consultation opens next month.

The Borough Council will be consulting on a document - known as 'The Good Design Supplementary Planning Document' (SPD) - for four weeks starting on the 15th April 2019. More »

Once agreed, the document will guide developers, agents and members of the public with the design of their developments and extensions. It will set out the general principles accepted by the council for new residential, existing residential, barn conversions, commercial and shop front developments.

The Council will publish the consultation version of The Good Design SPD and details of how to comment on its website on 15th April and anyone who wishes to take part has until 12th May 2019 to do so.

Following the consultation, comments will be analysed and necessary changes will be incorporated into the final document for adoption by the council, anticipated to be later this year.

To take part, go to and select 'have your say' from 15 April onwards, » Less

Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 08:33 by Ann Murray