Serving the people of Measham


Back in time for school!

Back in time for school!

For a fun family day out, come to our Open Day. With a 17th century clock, an early 20th century Punishment Book, and a collection spanning over three centuries, there's a lot to see at the Sir John Moore Foundation Museum. Explore what it was like to work, learn and live at one of the country's oldest schools – but watch out for our Victorian teacher! Sunday 11th September... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 09:23 by admin

Tags: Community, St John Moore Foundation, museum

Measham Library 6th Birthday Weekend!

Come and join us to celebrate our 6th birthday weekend!Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th August 11-3.Both days:Den building, Bug hotels, Face Painting, LEGO corner, Paper plane competition, Raffle, Plant and Produce stall.Saturday:Compost Safari, Wormery, Pixie TrailSunday:Tombola, Cake stall, Circus skills.Measham and District Community LibraryHigh StreetMeashamSwadlincoteDE12 7HR0116 Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:32 by admin

Tags: Community Information, Library

Green Living Leicestershire

Leicestershire County Council have partnered with YES Energy Solutions and the district councils to launch the Green Living Leicestershire scheme - which will help Leicestershire residents go green, reduce energy costs and tackle climate change.

As part of the new Green Living Leicestershire programme, eligible county residents will benefit from fully funded home improvements including insulation, solar... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Aug 2022 10:46 by admin

Tags: Green Living Leicestershire

Forest Beat Police Newsletter 1st - 31st July 2022

Forest Beat Police Newsletter 1st - 31st July 2022

Posted: Tue, 02 Aug 2022 10:08 by admin

Tags: Newsletters, Police



A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Heather Lane, Bridge Street, Measham Road; Packington (see weblink ).

The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to safely facilitate carriageway patching. The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure and parking restrictions.

The duration... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 09:02 by admin

Tags: Highways notice

Bees and Bee Keeping evening at Measham Library

Bees and Bee Keeping evening at Measham Library

The fascinating world of Bees and Bee keeping with Nigel from Temple Bees

2nd August at 7.15pm

£3 on the door for entry and refreshments

For more info call 0116 3053709 or email

Posted: Wed, 27 Jul 2022 12:10 by admin

Tags: Community Information, Library

*NEW* Speeding statistics

The speeding statistics from the mobile vehicle activated speed sign are now available to view on the parish council website. To view them and for more information please follow the link below.

Posted: Thu, 21 Jul 2022 12:55 by admin

Tags: MVAS, speeding

Information from Measham Library


Saturday 23rd July @2pm

Ally from Berryfields will be running a practical workshop to learn how to hand tie a bouquet.

Please bring your own flowers and vase.

Come along,make new friends and learn a new skill!

Tickets cost £8 and are available from Berryfields and the Library.

Refreshments are included!


FREE Taster Session of the WELCOME CLUB!

The Welcome club, previously... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jul 2022 12:17 by admin

Tags: Community Information, Library

NWLDC Food Collection

NWLDC Food Collection

Residents missing a food waste collection today should put the food waste bin out before 6am on their next collection day (Wednesday 27 July) as we're unable to return before then. We'll communicate this in the Measham and Coalville Facebook pages, recycling news webpage and NWL Enviro twitter.

All other recycling and waste rounds are operating as normal today.

The streets on the image attached are affected... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 13:21 by admin

Tags: Food collection, NWLDC

Measham Community Library

Measham Community Library

"Love Spoons"

A fascinating talk by Stuart Morgan.

Green-wood carving to Welsh Love Spoons.

See poster for more information.

Posted: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 09:08 by admin

Tags: Community Information, Library

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