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Newtown Linford Parish Council

Serving the people of Newtown Linford

The Village Hall

Clerk: Lydia Knott
34 Groby Lane, Newtown
Linford, Leicester LE6 0HH

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.

Minutes of Parish Council Meetings

The minutes of Parish Council Meetings are put onto the website after their approval at the following Council meeting. Click the Minutes Archive from the menu on the left and navigate to the correct month. If you wish to read the minutes in the interim, please contact the Clerk.

The Council Offices are at the home of the Clerk: -

Mrs. Lydia Knott B.A. (Hons) 34 Groby Lane Newtown Linford Leicester LE6 0HH

tel 01530 242522 or Email

Office Hours. Monday to Friday 9.30 a.m. until 4.30 p.m.

Please telephone for an appointment during the office hours. In an emergency, calls may be made out of hours.

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.


The Parish Council website Site Administrator is 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

The Forest Fitness Studio, Newtown Linford

The Forest Fitness Studio, Newtown Linford

Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:16 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

Hello Ladies and Gents

Hope you're enjoying this (so far) sunny Sunday :)

I wanted to get a little feedback from you if you have a chance. I'm waiting to find out if there's availability to have a class on Friday lunchtime (probably between 12 and 1pm).

The class would be different from FOCUS on a Wednesday night and would incorporate some Pilates and Interval Training. BOTH WEDNESDAY CLASSES REMAIN THE SAME :) More »

If this is a day / time that might be of interest, could you let me know.

Many thanks

Jacqueline Smith

Personal Trainer / Nutrition Coach

The Forest Fitness Studio, Newtown Linford

Tel: 07876 897256

www.forestfitstudio.com Email: forestfitstudio@gmail.com » Less

Junction 22 improvements

Junction 22 improvements

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:00 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

Major works to improve junction 22 of the M1 have started as part of plans to boost the Coalville economy.

The junction connecting the motorway to the A511 is being changed to increase capacity and travelling times. Works include the introduction of traffic lights onto the busiest four of the five approaches to the junction.

The road and footpaths will be widened in places, the speed limit approaching the A511 roundabout will be reduced to 50mph and the road between junction and the Flying Horse roundabout will be resurfaced. More »

The works will be completed in July 2016 and have been planned to support increased levels of traffic expected from new housing developments in the area.

Most of the work will be carried out overnight to avoid lane closures during the day and reduce traffic delays. » Less

Plant Fair @ Holme Pierrepont Hall Nottingham

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:00 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

2nd and 3rd July 2016 If you are interested - Charnwood Flower Guild are organizing a Coach on the 3rd which will probably be from the Roberts Coach depot in Hugglescote.

Put the date in your diary now and contact Joyce on 01530 450595 if you interested.