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
- Letter box closed (02-07-18)
The Victorian letter box in the churchyard wall is out of action because the door hinge has broken through long use. The nearest letter box is in Bosworth Road. It is Post Office policy to repair... Read More
- Closure of Barton Road, Mkt Bosworth (02-07-18)
Barton Road Market Bosworth - from the drive to Bosworth Mill to the junction with Park Street - will be closed on Tuesday 7th August for carriageway patching.
The works are expected to t... Read More
- Closure of Wellesborough Road (25-06-18)
The Wellesborough Road next to the Marina will be closed on Sunday 15th July for one day. Traffic will be diverted through Carlton and Market Bosworth.
The length of road to be closed is b... Read More
- General Data Protection Regulation (14-03-18)
Carlton Parish Council Statement of commitment to GDPR 2016
Carlton Parish Council is committed to implement and maintain GDPR 2016 compliance
Actions will include... Read More
- Minorca Opencast mine (13-03-18)
Many parishioners will have watched the development and restoration of the Minorca open cast coal mine, between Swepstone and Measham, with interest. The site is crossed by the Gilwiskaw Brook and... Read More
- 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
- 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
- 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