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Peckleton Parish Council

Serving the people of Peckleton, Kirkby Mallory and Stapleton

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Clerk: Stuart Bacon
Peckleton Parish Council, c/o
3 Mountfield Road, Earl
Shilton, Leicestershire

Tel: 07818 261585

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

Mission Statement, Aims and Objectives
2015 - 2019


  • To improve the quality of life for all those living and working in the Parish.


  • To help create a socially inclusive and caring community which embraces all residents, irrespective of age, gender, culture, income, race or religion and will seek to develop mutual cooperation.
  • To raise the profile of the Parish Council so that it communicates well with all groups in the Parish and contributes to and leads in uniting the Parish.
  • To provide a democratic representational voice for the Parish and to give residents the opportunity to influence their future.
  • To manage the Parish Council's assets and finances effectively and efficiently to achieve best value.
  • To manage cost effective amenities of a high standard in order to meet the needs and wishes of the community.
  • To preserve the rural environment of the Parish.

Latest News

Notice of Conclusion of Audit - 2015/16

The council has now received Notice of Conclusion of Audit for the year ending 31st March 2016 from our external auditors Grant Thornton UK LLP. Details of the Audit can be found on our Finance page.

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:50 by Stuart Bacon

Water park death - fresh appeal for information

Water park death - fresh appeal for information

Crime number: 440 of 23 July

Detectives investigating the death of five-year-old boy at Bosworth Water Park, Leicestershire, are making a fresh appeal for information.

Charlie Robert Dunn died following an incident at the water park, in Market Bosworth, on Saturday 23 July.

Officers are now appealing for anyone with moving footage or photos on their phone from the park on the day of his death to get in touch. More »

Enquiries carried out since his death show more than 500 vehicles passed through the barriers at the entrance on the day of Charlie's death. He was there with his family between 11.55am and 3.20pm.

So far, only a very small number of people who were at the water park have come forward. If you were there and have any information please get in touch.

At the time of the incident Charlie was wearing blue and yellow shorts with Minions printed on them and, a grey t-shirt with a picture of Woody from Toy Story on the front. He was also wearing glasses.

Detective Sergeant Nikki McLatchie, who is working on the investigation, said: "We are keen to speak to anyone who saw Charlie at the park. Did you see him in the water? Did you see him playing? You may only have a small recollection but it could really help with our investigation.

"We know Charlie was carried out of the water by other park users. Did you see him in the water prior to this?

"If you took any footage from the area around the Blue Lagoon that afternoon please get in touch with us. It could really help us piece together what happened."

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and quote incident 440 of 23 July.

Two people, a man and woman, who were arrested in connection with the incident remain on police bail. » Less

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 08:35 by Stuart Bacon

Policing. Community Safety. Victims Services. Make your view count

As I develop my first Police and Crime Plan I want to make sure that it reflects the issues that local people say are important to them. It needs to meet their policing needs and expectations.

That's why I'm asking for your help.

You may have heard about my new online public survey which has now 'gone-live'.

The responses to this (and an associated telephone survey) will provide me with a wealth of information to help me shape my plans to deliver a truly public-focused police service. More »

The survey gets to the heart of policing issues, asking for your opinion on a range of areas including police visibility, the areas of community safety you would like prioritised by the force and how you would prefer to contact the police.

I was elected to serve the people of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland and to raise your views at the highest level. I'm determined to reach as many people as possible through this survey so that I can work with the force and our partners to set the right objectives in the years ahead.

The resulting strategies will guide the way we protect our communities over the next four years.

The survey can be found at https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/B78HPFL and will close on 30 September 2016.

Many thanks for your support.

Lord Willy Bach
Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicestershire » Less

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 12:31 by Stuart Bacon