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

Charnwood Moving to Tier 2

From 00:01 on Saturday October 31, the whole borough of Charnwood will move to a tier 2 (high) Local COVID-Alert Level area.

A press release about the change in COVID Local Alert Level can be found here:

For more information about what this means for residents and local businesses in... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 09:27 by Admin

Tags: Coronavirus

Remembrance Day 2020

Remembrance Day 2020

With the ever changing rules and restrictions we have had to make changes to Remembrance Day. We are unfortunately unable to hold a parade. Holy Trinity Church will however be holding a ticket only service but there will not be a service at the War Memorial. Details on how to obtain tickets will be made available next week. Residents are being encouraged to mark the day from home by coming out onto... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 11:13 by Admin

Tags: Public Notice

I34 Footpath Closure

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A temporary closure is required on footpath I34 from 26th October 2020 for 5 days.
The footpath will be closed between Church Street and Breadcroft Lane.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to allow Leicestershire County Council undertake street lighting... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 11:25 by Admin

Tags: Public Notice

Daffodil Planting Event

Daffodil Planting Event

Barrow in Bloom will be holding a Daffodil planting event from 22 - 24th October. Please join us!

Posted: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 10:19 by Admin

Tags: Newsletters

Flood Risk Information and FAQs

This document includes information on topics such as who's responsible for watercourses, property flood protection, flood resilience grants, and contact details for relevant organisations.

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:37 by Admin

Tags: Flooding FAQs

Mill Lane Play Area Survey

The Parish Council is looking at options to upgrade the Mill Lane Play Area. We would welcome your help in completing the 4 short questions on our survey to help us to begin to start building an idea of resident's opinions. Alternatively you can email your thoughts to

Please follow this link to find our survey -

Thank you

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 11:33 by Admin

Tags: Newsletters

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 - 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 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

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