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Newtown Linford Parish Council

including Neighbourhood Watch

Clerk: Pam McMorran
76 Main Street, Newtown
Linford, Leicester LE6 0AD

Important Notice - The Parish Clerk does not deal with the bookings for the village hall. The booking secretary is Pat Wood on 01530 242251

Newtown Linford lies to the north west of Leicester. It formed part of the Bradgate Estate which was sold by Auction in November 1925. The Estate was formerly the property of the Seventh Earl of Stamford and Warrington and sold by Mrs. K.H.V. Grey. See the table showing the prices of most of the properties.

Newtown Linford Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Newtown Linford a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Minutes of Parish Council Meetings

The minutes of Parish Council Meetings are put onto the website for the day they were taken (subject to their approval at the following Council meeting)

The Parish Council website Site Administrator is the Parish Clerk Pam McMorran who can be contacted on 01530 242201 or email

It is possible for groups and organizations in the village to have pages on this site. If you would like to be a Page Editor please contact the Site Administrator.

This page shows the first three News Entries:- for all news please click on News

Latest News

Scarecrows 2017

Scarecrows 2017

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:26 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

The Newtown Linford Scarecrow Festival will be taking place on 23rd and 24th September 2017. Events will include the School Fete on Saturday 23rd September and stalls and prize giving in the Village Hall on Sunday 24th September, plus lots more activities throughout the weekend. If you would like to help or get more information about the event, please contact Jonny Appleton via email at info@newtownlinfordscarecrow.co.uk or on 07836 271791. More »

Download the Sponsor Application Form or Scarecrow Entry Form from below

Sharpley Hill Road Closure

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:50 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator


A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Sharply Hill, Main Street, Markfield Lane, Newtown Linford (see attached plan). The purpose of the TTRO is to facilitate Leicestershire County Council with carriageway patching works.

The TTRO will incorporate temporary road closures.

The duration of the TTRO is for a period not exceeding 12 months commencing 14th August 2017. More »

Sharply Hill will be closed between Ulverscroft Lane junction and Benscliffe Road on 14th August 2017 for 1 day.

Main Street will be closed on 15th August 2017 from the junction of Markfield Lane to the junction of Ulverscroft Lane for 1 day.

Markfield Lane will be closed on 16th August 2017 from the junction of Main Street to the Field Head roundabout for 2 days.

A Press Release will be issued to confirm these details approximately 2 weeks prior to the works commencing.