Foxton Parish Council

Serving the people of Foxton, Leicestershire

St Andrews Church, Foxton, Leicestershire

Clerk: Angela Hall
1 Sawbrook, Fleckney
Leicester LE8 8TR

Tel: 0116 240 1801

Welcome to the home page of Foxton Parish Council, which serves the Leicestershire Parish of Foxton.

We live to make Foxton, Leicestershire, a better place to live, work and visit.

The Foxton Parish Council provides some of your local services such as grass cutting, public benches and dog bin emptying. We also comment on planning applications, maintain the Foxton NDP, and report issues such as blocked drains and damaged street fitments and signs to the relevant authorities.

The Council meets monthly and members of the public are welcome to attend and raise any queries or concerns they may have.

Meeting Minutes and Agendas are posted on noticeboards in the village and on this website here

On this website you will find information about councillors and how we conduct business ( ABOUT THE COUNCIL ). This section also allows villagers to send questions and queries into the Clerk, review statutory finance documents and raise FOI requests.

Planning applications and Highways matters relating to the village can be viewed in the PLANNING section of this website.

Our COMMUNITY area helps users gain a deep understanding of the village. From its history as a settlement, attractions in and around Foxton (including Foxton Locks and Inclined Plane), a directory of vibrant village clubs, groups and societies (and their calendar of what's on in the village) ... to its well-appointed Village Hall, picture gallery, newsletter archive and walks along the paths and bridleways nearby.

The AZ contains details of services relevant to all UK parishes and the view of these can be filtered to show only those relating to Foxton.

Latest News

Vacancy on Foxton Parish Council

Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 16:50 by Angela Hall

Following the resignation of Councillor Sue Brown, a vacancy for a Parish Councillor has arisen. Could you fulfill this role and help the community in Foxton? If so please contact Angela Hall, Parish Clerk on . See attached notice.

Roadworks in North Lane

Posted: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 13:12 by Angela Hall

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A road closure is required on North Lane, Foxton on the 6th September 2021 for 12 days.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for MAE Building and Construction Ltd to undertake drainage works.
The proposed alternative diversion route will be via:- Main Street and vice versa.
During the closures, any alternative routes available to all traffic will be signed on site, can be viewed at

Wildflower Verge Survey results

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 11:30 by Adele Rogers

The Naturespot survey of our Blue Heart Wildflower verge has now been completed. The report is attached to this news item.

The verge will be strimmed in late August/early September. There is a small amount of work involved in clearing the strimmings and planting some new seed. A new environmental group, as part of the Foxton Society, will be leading this. If you are interested in joining please email Adele ( More »

The verge should look much better next year! » Less