Hungarton Parish Council

Serving the people of Hungarton

Hungarton Road Sign

Clerk: Andrew May
Hill Rise, Barley Leas
Hungarton, Leicestershire

Tel: 0116 259 5304

Author: Andrew May


Dear residents of Hungarton,

The PC has had notification of a new application from AH Pick & Sons for Poultry Units and an Anaerobic Digestion Facility (See above attachment)

Clearly the PC hasn't had a chance to discuss this yet or to review the application documents fully but given the very short timescale within which to respond - before July 15 - we thought it would be worth informing residents... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 12:08 by Andrew May

Tags: Planning

Police Report June 2020

Market Harborough Police Report June 2020

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 15:36 by Andrew May

Tags: Police

HPC Annual Meeting

The Parish Council held it's Annual Meeting via ZOOM teleconferencing on Thursday 21st May 2020.

At this meeting the Parish Council completed all the documentation relating to the end of the 2019-20 Financial Year.

These can all be viewed under AGAR 2019-20 in the list of documents on this website.

Within this document there is a Public Rights Declaration which gives parishioners the right to inspect... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 15:10 by Andrew May

Tags: PC Meetings

Walking in Leicestershire

I have received the following link for free walks in Leicestershire which may be of interest to villagers.

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 17:15 by Andrew May

Tags: Footpaths

Road Closure Church Lane

Details of the closure of Church Lane for one day on 21st May 2020.

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 15:33 by Andrew May

Tags: Highways

VE Day Commemeration

The Parish Council is pleased to confirm that it has been awarded a grant of £500 from Harborough District Council to commemorate the 75th anniversary of V.E Day.

Given that social distancing would make most types of communal celebration very difficult to arrange, the PC has agreed with the Church Committee (subject to the usual permissions) to plant a tree in the churchyard, together with a suitable... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 May 2020 16:43 by Andrew May

Tags: Land & Property

Parish Council Meeting & Annual Parish Meeting

In view of the latest information and guidance from the Government, the following is a summary of what will happen with the Parish Meetings scheduled for May.

Annual Parish Council Meeting

There is still a statutory requirement for this to go ahead, in particular for the election of a Chair and the signing off of our annual compliance return and financial accounts.

This will be a "virtual meeting" and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 15:47 by Andrew May

Tags: Parish Meetings

Coronavirus Update

As previously notified by Village Email and in the Hungarton News, support is available in the village for anybody who needs help with everyday tasks like shopping, prescription collection etc.

In the first instance contact:

Alistair Clemence 07785 950980

Caroline Pick 0116 2595669

They will be able to provide details of the available support.

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 16:48 by Andrew May

Tags: Coronavirus

Road Closure

We have received notification from the Highways Department of Leics. County Council of the closure of MAIN STREET to replace gully pot and connection.

The work is due to start and finish on Wednesday 22nd April 2020.

Posted: Sun, 19 Apr 2020 11:13 by Andrew May

Tags: Highways

Coronavirus Funding


Dear all,

Leicestershire County Council has established a £1m fund to support the local voluntary and community sector, during the current Coronavirus pandemic.

Charities, constituted voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises can apply for a minimum of... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 12:40 by Andrew May

Tags: Social Care