Husbands Bosworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Husbands Bosworth

Tags: Amenities


The work to install the new Play Carpet at the Children's Play Area is now complete and the Play Area is now open for business! The wooden steps up to the slide have now been replaced also, although it's proving difficult to source bark chip to finish this off. We're still working on this one!

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 08:49 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Green Space, Health, News, Play Area

Repairs to Children's Play Area

Work to repair the steps on the slide will start tomorrow, Wednesday 15 July, which means that the slide will be out of use temporarily.

Following this, on Monday 27 July, work will start on re-surfacing parts of the Play Area matting. This will give a better surface which will not keep cracking as the existing surface has done, and is expected to take up to 5 days.

The Play Area has seen a lot of use... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:44 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Facilities, Local, Play Area

Market Harborough Waste Site - Booking System

Market Harborough Waste Site - Booking System

The Household Waste Site in Market Harborough has re-opened on an appointment only basis for the following types of waste:

  • Garden waste
  • Wood and chipboard
  • Non-recyclable household waste e.g. black bags or items that don't fit in your wheelie bin
  • Hardcore and soil (charges apply – card payments only, taken contactless on site)
  • Plasterboard (charges apply – card payments only, taken contactless... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 15:25 by Clerk

Tags: Amenities, District, Facilities, Health, Local, News



Husbands Bosworth Community Open Event

Whether you're new to the village or a familiar face, come and find out about the range of community clubs and groups which run in Husbands Bosworth.

Get Involved, Make Friends, Help Out.

Saturday 16th March 2-4PM

Turville Memorial Hall - Free Entry

Posted: Sat, 09 Mar 2019 09:40 by Clerk

Tags: Amenities, Community, Facilities, charity



This week the Canals and Rivers Trust has started some repair work on the stretch of canal towpath between the Mowsley Road bridge and the end of the tunnel.

This is good news for our poor, neglected towpath, and the even better news is that repairs will continue until Christmas so that several small sections can be improved. This will be much appreciated by the many walkers and boaters who use this... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:58 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Community, Environment, Green Space


Anger is growing in the villages between Lutterworth and Market Harborough about the dire news that the No. 58 bus service is due to cease on 15 July 2018. Arriva, which operates the service running from Hinckley to Market Harborough, says that it is no longer economic to run it owing to low usage.

This is a bitter blow for the villages along the route, especially the smaller villages which have very... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 21:24 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Community, Social


After many months of waiting, our new GP Surgery is finally open! There are still a few finishing touches to be done, as anyone who visits the new premises on Welford Road today will see, but it is looking very smart.

If you should call, needing to see a doctor today, you will be directed to Market Harborough, but it is hoped that GP services will be available in Bosworth from tomorrow. If you are collecting... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018 09:36 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Buildings, Health


Thanks to everyone who has completed the Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire. A steady stream has been received so far, but we are still keen to hear the views of every parishioner on the future of OUR village.

Completed paper copies were due back yesterday, but can still be accepted if you couldn't complete yours in time. On-line submissions should be completed by Monday March 18th please.

If you have... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 17 Mar 2018 13:34 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Community, Environment, Facilities


Don't forget that there will be NO PARKING OR WAITING on Bell Lane for five days from Monday 12 March until Friday 16 March by order of Leicestershire County Council Highways. This is to allow work to be done on clearing all the drains and gullies.

Posted: Fri, 09 Mar 2018 16:47 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Community, Environment, Facilities


The Neighbourhood Plan questionnaire will soon be dropping through Parish letter-boxes. This is YOUR chance to give us your views on Bosworth - what you like, what the Parish could improve in the future and how you would like Bosworth to look in 10-15 years.

We don't know what you want unless you tell us, so please take this opportunity. The forms will be delivered from 1st March and can be completed... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 17 Feb 2018 09:19 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Buildings, Community, Employment, Environment, Facilities, Green Space, Religion, Social