Measham Parish Council

Serving the people of Measham

Clerk: Dawn Roach
c/o Measham Leisure Centre
off High Street, Measham
Derbyshire DE12 7HR

Tel: 01530 589583

Latest News

Measham Leisure Centre Facebook Page

Measham Leisure Centre Facebook Page

The current Facebook page for Measham Leisure Centre known as Jon Hull will be closing on 1st March, to keep up to date with the Leisure Centre, please go and like the new page…/

Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:47 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Measham Leisure Centre

Measham Community Library

Measham Community Library

Opening Hours

Tuesday 10-7pm

Thursday 10-1pm

Friday 10-5pm

Saturday 10-1pm

Mondays: Pilates 6pm – 7pm contact: 07790059227

Tuesdays: Knit-n-Stitch 10.30am

Yoga 7.30pm-9pm

Wednesdays: Stroke and Disability group 1pm-3pm

Thursdays: Walking group meet outside at 10.30am

Fridays: Rhymetime and Tales 10.30-11.30am for 0- 4yrs

Monthly meeting of the Book Club-contact the library for details.

We are organising... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Feb 2019 10:08 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter; Library

Over 55 Winter Wellness Event

Over 55 Winter Wellness Event

Thursday 14th February 2019

10am - 2pm at St Laurence Church Hall, High Street, Measham

Have a go at:

First Aid

Beer Googles

Food Tasting

Free Soup and Roll

Find out how to:

Save Money

Stay Independent

Know Your Rights

Local Activities

Lots of Freebies!

Posted: Fri, 01 Feb 2019 10:02 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Event; Age Uk


A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following locations:

 Burton Road, Measham (see attached plan).
 Burton Road, Oakthorpe (see attached plan).

The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to facilitate carriageway patching works.
The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure, prohibition of waiting and prohibition of loading at any time.

The... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 09:45 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Road Closure

Last Orders Ladies and Gentleman!

Responsible drinking, surely that isn't something which needs to be highlighted to the over 50's? Well, did you know that those aged 45-64 are the most likely to drink, while those aged 16-24 are the least likely to drink? With more and more people drinking alcohol in the comfort of their own homes rather than going out to public houses, measures may be misjudged or units not accounted for. This is... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 09:24 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Health And Wellbeing

Get involved in shaping the future of community health services

The Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (the organisations which plan and buy health services), are encouraging local people to get involved in shaping the future of local community health services.

Community health services cover a wide range of care, from supporting patients to manage their long-term conditions to treating those who are seriously ill with... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 09:22 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Health And Wellbeing

New Players Wanted!

New Players Wanted!

Appleby Magna Cricket Club are on the lookout for new players for 2019 season starting 20th April.

They run 2 sides in Leics&Rutland league on Saturdays plus a side in Nuneaton Thursday evening league and various junior age groups from under 10's and older.

For more info contact Paul Cooper on 07938 561311 or email

Posted: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 13:24 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Cricket; sports; sports club; Appleby Magna

Parish Matters Issue 15

Latest issue of the Parish Council newsletter.

Posted: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:52 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter

No Excuses Cycle Event

Event map and plan for a non-competitive cycling sportive taking place on Saturday 2nd March 2019.

For more information contact:

UK Cycling Events 01425 653372

Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:49 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Cycling event



Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A road closure is required on Atherstone Rd in Appleby Magna between A42/M42 roundabout and Elms Business Park from the 23rd January 2019 for two days between 09:00 and 15:00 on each day.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:44 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Temporary Road Closure

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