Sheepy Parish Council with the assistance of funding from Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council Parish and Community Initiative Fund, have installed interpretation signs throughout the parish. These signs have local information and history relating to their specific location and can also be used to access descriptions and maps of local walks of interest which can […]

Community Equipment Grant Fund launches 1 April

  Community Equipment Grant Fund launches 1 April     A Community Equipment Grant fund will open for Parish and Town councils and constituted community groups on 1 April 2024. The grant fund will help fund items of equipment for use by the community.   The total grant fund of £25,000 will be distributed on […]

Police and Crime Commissioner Election for the Leicestershire Police Area

Police and Crime Commissioner Election for the Leicestershire Police Area 1. An election is to be held for a Police and Crime Commissioner for the Leicestershire Police Area. 2. Nomination papers can be obtained from the office of the Police Area Returning Officer, Leicester City Council, City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FZ, during […]

Advance Notice – Temporary restriction of Atherstone Road, Pinwall, Sheepy (HINK1891/2024)

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Atherstone Road, Pinwall, Sheepy (see weblink or scan QR code). The purpose of the TTRO is to allow J D Groundworks Ltd and their appointed contractors to undertake associated development works/resurfacing works. The TTRO will incorporate a […]


Children and young people across Leicestershire can take advantage of free bus travel this Easter;   WHEN – From Saturday 23rd March – Sunday 7th April 2024 inclusive children and young people can travel for free Mon – Fri 09:30 – 11pm and all day at weekends and bank holidays. WHO – Age eligibility: children […]

Borough hosts annual Rural Conference

Borough hosts annual Rural Conference   The annual Rural Conference, organised by Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council was recently held at Mythe Barn, Sheepy Magna, attracting delegates from across the borough.   Delegates representing the rural parishes of the borough, along with key partners including Leicestershire Police, the Rural Community Council, voluntary and community sector […]

Council unveils plans to boost tourism

  Council unveils plans to boost tourism   Plans to encourage more tourists to the borough and help the local economy to thrive have been unveiled by the Borough Council.   Priorities in the council’s new Tourism Strategy include attracting more overnight visitors, helping tourism businesses to reach a wider audience via social media and […]



The Memorial Hall have recently installed a new bench outside of the premises for parishioners to rest on whilst out on their walks, its a unique bench dedicated to those who lost their lives during the wars and the Heritage Room has been renamed the Lyne and Maurice Percival room in honour of the tireless […]