Barrow upon Soar Parish Council

Serving the people of Barrow upon Soar

River Soar

Clerk: Alice Gardam
Parish Council Office, 12 High
Street, Barrow upon Soar
Loughborough LE12 8PY

Tel: 01509 416016

Latest News

Community Bench Design Competition

We are inviting you to help us design the community bench which will be installed to commemorate the community spirit of our village during the unprecedented time of the Coronavirus lockdown.

The approximate size will be 160cm x 50cm

Please submit your entries off at the Parish Council Office 12 High Street Barrow upon Soar or scan and email to

Please use the link below for the application... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 10:36 by Admin

Tags: Competition

TTRO on Cotes Road

A temporary road closure is required on Cotes Road from 31st July 2020 for 1 day.

The road will be closed from the junction of High Street to the junction of The Rookery.

The proposed alternative diversion route will be via :- Nottingham Road (Barrow Upon Soar), Nottingham Road (Walton on the Wolds), Walton Lane (Walton on the Wolds), Cotes Road and vice versa.

Posted: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 11:27 by Admin

Tags: Closure

TTRO - Slash Lane

The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure.

The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 1 day commencing on the 06th August 2020.

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 14:16 by Admin

Tags: Road closure

TTRO on Seagave Road, Sileby

A temporary road closure of Seagrave Road was due to commence on 14th April 2020.

Due to Covid-19 the works were suspended.

The works will now be undertaken commencing Monday 10th August 2020 till Friday 14th August 2020.

The road will be closed between Jenham Drive and Sunnylands Drive.

The proposed alternative diversion route will be via : - Big Lane (Seagrave), Paudy Lane (Barrow Upon Soar), Melton... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 14:14 by Admin

Tags: Road closure

Road Closure 20th July 2020

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
Temporary road closures are required on Ribble Drive, South Street, Sileby Road, Wilford Close, The Pastures, Huston Close, Melton Road and Grove Lane. The restrictions will be... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:58 by Admin

Tags: LCC

TTRO Footpath I21

A temporary closure is required of footpath I21 from

13th July for up to 12 days

to accommodate footpath patching works.

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 11:04 by Admin

Tags: Footpath Closure

Parish Council Office Re-opening

Parish Council Office Re-opening

We are pleased to see some of our High Street shops re-opening and wish them all the best in these difficult times. The Parish Council Offices will also be open but for limited hours at the moment. We have been busy working from home and have had many virtual meetings to ensure business can still be dealt with. Our 3 village caretakers have done a fantastic job working throughout the lockdown to keep... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 12:35 by Admin

Tags: Public Notice

Latest News from Charnwood Borough Council

Creating safe and welcoming high streets

Preparations are underway to create safe and welcoming shopping areas in towns and villages across Charnwood.

Charnwood Borough Council is working with businesses and Love Loughborough to help high streets get ready to trade safely as lockdown restrictions continue to ease.

The Council will be using floor graphics where pavements are wide enough, signage and barriers... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 May 2020 11:29 by Admin

Tags: Public Notice

Walking in Leicestershire

For hundreds of FREE walks to download, details of all the books, maps and walking groups in the county click on the link below:

Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 14:01 by Admin

Tags: Summer Walks

Report from Leicerstershire County Council

A report from Cllr Hilary Fryer

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 14:00 by Admin

Tags: Report

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