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

An Update on the Major Housing Development in Barrow from the Parish Council.

In the Spring edition of Barrow Focus the Parish Council provided an update and timeline of major housing developments and the effect of these on the sewerage and drainage infrastructure in the village. Following a recent update and response from Severn-Trent Water the Parish Council would like to update the residents of Barrow on progress.

Severn-Trent Water (STW) has been speaking to residents likely... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 12:18 by Admin

Tags: Public Notice

Fishpool Way Picnic Area Lease Decision

Barrow upon Soar Parish Council would like to make the following statement:

In view of legal advice received, the Parish Council has resolved that in accordance with the 1906 Open Spaces Act, a lease cannot be authorised for the area known as the picnic area on Fishpool Way for the purposes of building upon.

If any resident would like to view the legal advice in full, it is available by appointment only... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 13:08 by Admin

Tags: Public Notice

Remembrance Sunday and Parade 2018 Road Closure

Remembrance Day Service and Parade

Sunday 11th November 2018

A road closure will be imposed between the hours of

9.15am and 11.45am

the following roads will be affected

Warner Street
Melton Road
Beveridge Street
Church Street
High Street
South Street

Posted: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 12:48 by Admin

Tags: Road closure

Barrow Remembers - A week of Remembrance

Barrow upon Soar Parish Council is arranging a number of events to mark the end of WW1. Please join us for any events detailed on the attached poster, all are welcome.

Posted: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:15 by Admin

Tags: Public Notice

Interim Audit Notice

The external auditor PKF Littlejohn LLP has not completed approximately 5% of the audits for all Parish Councils by the deadline of 30th September, despite our timely submission of all the necessary information. They have issued an interim certificate which is attached. Once they have completed their reviews a conclusion of audit will be issued.

Posted: Sun, 30 Sep 2018 14:42 by Admin

Tags: Finance & Audit

Merchant Navy Day 2018

Merchant Navy Day 2018

Posted: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:37 by Admin

Tags: Events

Programme of Summer Walks 2018

Programme of Summer Walks 2018

Unless stated otherwise all walks leave from the

Old Station car park at 6.45pm prompt.

Posted: Mon, 21 May 2018 10:00 by Admin

Tags: Summer Walks

Yes to the Neighbourhood Plan!

The official results on the referendum to adopt the Neighbourhood Plan are as follows:

Total votes cast = 1056

Turnout = 21.7%

Yes = 999

No = 56

Rejected =1

Barrow upon Soar has therefore officially adopted the Neighbourhood Plan. Thank you to all of those involved!

Posted: Fri, 09 Feb 2018 12:08 by Admin

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

Neighbourhood Plan

The Neighbourhood Plan

Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:45 by Admin

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

Barrow upon Soar Neighbourhood Plan

The decision to adopt the Barrow upon Soar Neighbourhood Plan will be decided at a referendum to be held on 8th February - further details to follow.

A hard copy of the plan is available at the Parish Council Office.

Further documents are available at

Posted: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 14:32 by Admin

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

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