Coleorton Parish

Coleorton Parish in Leicestershire includes the villages of Coleorton, Coleorton Moor, Church Town
and Farm Town as well as parts of Peggs Green, Griffydam and Lount

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Hospice Hope Coffee MorningHospice Hope Coffee Morning Wednesday 25th October

Hospice Hope runs three weekly Support Cafes in Ashby, Whitwick and Ibstock, where guests with life-limiting illnesses or conditions and their carers can drop in for the afternoon, receive support, relax and meet new people. In addition this year they opened "Hope House" in Griffydam for day-long pastoral care.

Please help support this local group by coming to the annual Coffee Morning at the New Lount Bowling Club on Gelsmoor Road next Wednesday 25 October 10.00am - 1.00pm.

Entry is 3 and you'll get a cup of tea or coffee and a piece of cake and lots of chat with nice people. There will also be stalls - cakes, plants, gifts, preserves, etc and a raffle (draw held at 12 noon). Flyer >>



Free Trees (and a hedge)!

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Need more trees for your garden? Hedge looking a bit thin? The NW Leicestershire Free Trees Scheme is here again. Plant a holly, whitebeam, hazel in your garden and attract more wildlife.

Order your trees on-line at www.nwleics.gov.uk/freetreescheme2017 by 27 October to collect on Sunday 19 November

More details on Tree Flyer >>



Coleorton Parish noticeboardNoticeboard

Notices and alerts from police, neighbourhood watch, district & county councils and other community groups.



About Coleorton Parish

Coleorton Parish includes the villages of Coleorton, Coleorton Moor, Church Town and Farm Town as well as parts of Peggs Green, Griffydam and Lount. The Parish Plan survey in 2008 found that parishioners felt communication of information throughout the parish was not effective and so a website was set up to address this. The website has now become a centre of information about activities and events in and around Coleorton, local clubs and organisations, a directory for local businesses and services and a platform for people who would like to share their enthusiasm for local history and the environment.

If you would like to contribute any item about Coleorton or surrounding areas or add details of your club, organisation or event (no charge) or have any suggestions for items on this website please email webmaster@coleorton.org.uk.


Local businesses and services

Coleorton residents are an enterprising bunch: the latest Coleorton businesses listed in the local services directory include IT specialists, photographers and dog walkers. Email webmaster@coleorton.org.uk if you would like your local business listed (free of charge for Coleorton-based businesses or owners).

News:

Draft Minutes of the September Parish Council meeting

Heritage Warden update

Volunteer Group news

Coleorton Heritage Group news

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Local Events:

Messy Church, Sunday 22 October 3.30pm-5.00 pm at Viscount Beaumont School, Coleorton.

Hospice Hope Coffee Morning Wednesday 25 October 10.00am-1.00pm at New Lount Bowls Club

The Beaumont Trust coffee morning Wednesday 1 November 10.30am at The Angel

Leicester Business Festival 2017 Monday 23 October - Friday 3 November

Newbold Heritage Group:"From Canary and Davy Lamp To Electronic Control" 8th November 7.30pm at Newbold School

More events in and around Coleorton

Updates:

16/10/2017
The Sheldon Family and Coal Mining in Coleorton

06/10/2017
Job Prices listed on Business directory

05/10/2017
Heritage Group Blue Plaque project

05/10/2017
East Midlands Funding Forum - September 2017 e-bulletin

 

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