Welcome to the official website of Carlton Parish Council
Carlton is a small rural parish and village in the attractive countryside of western Leicestershire, and the Borough of Hinckley & Bosworth. The Parish has an area of 309.565 Ha, and had 304 registered electors and 146 occupied dwellings in January 2017. The Band D element of the Council Tax in 2017-18 was £46.35.
Main Street 10th December 2017
- Site of Carlton Hall (06-01-18)
The report of an investigation into the site of Carlton Hall has now been completed by Richard Liddington. Old maps of Hall Terrace, Penwood Cottage, and the land behind them show the current line... Read More
- Barton Road Odstone to be closed for 8 weeks (29-12-17)
Barton Road, Odstone is to be closed for eight weeks from 15th January 2018 for essential maintenance works to be carried out to the culvert between the two sharp bends in the valley between Bart... Read More
- Saturday breakfast at The Gate (15-12-17)
The Gate Hangs Well is to start serving breakfast baps,cooked breakfasts and more from 9am to 1pm on Saturday mornings, starting tomorrow - Saturday 16th December.... Read More
- Cemetery hedge laid (15-12-17)
The eastern part of the cemetery hedge has been laid. This part of the hedge was replanted about twelve years ago, and has been allowed to grow up ready for laying. The work cost £180, and was s... Read More
- Housing Needs Survey (05-11-17)
A Housing Needs Survey was carried out in Carlton in June and July 2017 by Midlands Rural Housing on behalf of Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council. These surveys are usually carried out every five... Read More
- Dog Fouling Warning (01-11-17)
A covert camera has been deployed in Carlton and will record high quality images suitable for use in Court. The camera has been kindly provided and operated by the Borough Council, and is one of a... Read More
- Superfast broadband update (10-10-17)
The new green cabinets are now both fully operational.
Users will need to switch to a superfast provider. Service charges currently start at around 20 pounds per month. Further informatio... Read More
- Carlton Wildlife Website (22-08-17)
- 153 bus timetable (22-08-17)
The 153 bus service will be reinstated from 27th August.
Click here to download the new timetables for the 153 and 158 buses.... Read More
- External audit of Parish Council accounts (21-07-17)
The external audit of the Parish Councils accounts for the financial year ending on 31st March 2017 has been completed, and the accounts have been certified without qualification.
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- Annual Report published (01-06-17)
The Annual Report of Carlton Parish Council for 2016-17 has been published, and can be downloaded here.
The Annual Report provides a brief overvie... Read More
- Carlton Spring Clean Litter Pick (19-03-17)
The annual Spring Clean Litter pick took place on Sunday 19th March 2017, and resulted in the collection of this heap of rubbish. Altogether 26 volunteers took part - 14 on the day and 12 durin... Read More
- Council Tax 2017-18 (19-03-17)
The Band D Council tax payable in Carlton for 2017-18 will be £1,573.34. The range in the Borough is £1,630.86 - £1,565.91. When ranked from high to low in order of amount of council tax payab... Read More
- Last gate opened (17-12-16)
The last gate to be installed on the footpath between Carlton and Keepers Cottage was opened this morning by Borough Councillor Kevin Morell (Lead Member for Rural Affairs). This means that it is ... Read More
- East Green Kerbing Project completed (17-12-16)
The East Green Kerbing Project was inspected earlier today by Borough Councillor Kevin Morell (Lead Member for Rural Affairs) in Singing in the Rain mode. A similar scheme was carried out on the W... Read More
- Pluteus aurantiorugosus (11-10-16)
Pluteus aurantiorugosus, is a nationally rare fungus, and is usually found south of Warwickshire. It has only been recorded twice before in Leicestershire, but a superb group has now appear... Read More
- Survey about developer contributions (26-09-16)
Until recently, Carlton Parish Council has been able to access funding of about £1,200 for each additional dwelling built in the Parish. This money can only be spent on public open spaces and pla... Read More
- Audit completed (18-08-16)
The external audit of the Parish Councils accounts for the financial year ending on 31st March 2016 has been completed. The Parish Councils accounts have been certified without qualification.... Read More
- Carlton in 1920 (17-02-16)
Memories of life in Carlton in about 1920, written by Nora Alcock, have been studied by Richard Liddington by kind permission of the Alcock family. The handwritten manuscript has been typed, and n... Read More
- Market Bosworth Library (17-11-15)
Market Bosworth Library is now a Community Library, and is being run by a group of volunteers. To find out more please follow the external link in the list below left.
The Friends of Marke... Read More