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

Author: Dawn Roache

How could up to £500 boost your community health and wellbeing project?

This grant scheme supports and encourages a range of community activities, initiatives and events that meet the needs of residents within North West Leicestershire.

The grants of up to £500 are available to community groups that have a focus on improving residents health and wellbeing.

For more information and an application please see the PDF below.

Posted: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:18 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Grant; Health And Wellbeing

St Laurence Church Heritage Days

A substantial HLF restoration project was finished in spring 2019. Come and enjoy the wonderful stained glass, which makes this building so beautiful. In addition, come and learn something of people from Measham's past.

The church dates back to about 1300s. The church was re-roofed in the 15th Century, at the same time raising the walls and providing the upper windows. This was also when the pillars... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:04 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community event

Parish Matters

Latest issue of the Parish Newsletter.

Posted: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 09:20 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter

Service 7 Operated by Roberts Coaches Supported by Leicestershire County Council Service Change

A review of service 7 is complete. The following timetable will be in operation with effect from Tuesday 27th August 2019.

Click on the PDF to view details.

Posted: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 13:28 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Bus Service; No 7

Craft Fair at the Library

Craft Fair at the Library

Measham and District Community Library are hosting a Craft Fair on Sunday 8th September 10-4pm.£1 adults, children free.Free parking.Refreshments.We are looking for people to exhibit their craft ( for fun)and share it with the community.-£2 for up to 5 items. The more unusual the better!Children are asked to bring a decorated pebble or novelty vegetable creation.Small tables are available... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 09:08 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Library; Craft Event

NWLDC Recycle More the Tour!

NWLDC Recycle More the Tour!

Help us reach 50% recycling!

Find out how! recyclemore @NWLEnviro

Come and meet us...



Great prizes!

Tuesday 20 August, 10am – 12.30pm Market Place, Kegworth, DE74 2ED

Tuesday 20 August, 2pm – 4.30pm Castle Donington Co-op, Station Road, Castle Donington, DE74 2NJ

Wednesday 21 August, 10am - 4.30pm Belvoir Shopping Centre, Coalville, LE67 3XA

Thursday 22... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 13:00 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Recycle Event

There should be a will, and there is a way!

There should be a will, and there is a way!

For some years now, local charity Age UK Leicestershire & Rutland has campaigned to reduce the 7 out of 10 people who die without a will.

To that end this year, more than twenty offices of local Solicitors have generously agreed to reduce their Will Writing charges for older people to only £35 + VAT for a single uncomplicated Will. Whilst this is a huge reduction of around £100 with... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 14:32 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Age UK



Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A road closure is required on Acresford Road between Orchard Way and Talbot Place from 12th August 2019 for three days.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety forSevern Trent Water to facilitate new water connections.

The proposed alternative diversion... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Jul 2019 10:54 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Road Closure; Diversion

Ready Steady Pop Up

Ready Steady Pop Up

An afternoon of fun, games, treasure hunt & crafts.

Thursday 8th August 2.30 - 4pm

St Laurence Church

Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 09:47 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community events

Forest Church July19

Forest Church July19

Woodfield Forest Church

Wild Art

Sunday 28th July, 3pm meeting at rear of St Laurence Church.

Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 09:45 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community events