Arnesby Parish Council

Serving the people of Arnesby

Clerk: Terry Cane
Oak Lodge, St Peter's Road
Arnesby, Leicester LE8 5WJ

Tel: 0116 2478136

  • Welcome to Arnesby

    Welcome to Arnesby

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Arnesby Parish Council

First Established 1894

Arnesby Parish Council seeks to provide services and maintain those features of the village which make it an attractive place to live. The Parish Council aims to ensure that any changes or developments are sensitive to the existing character of the village. The Council also looks to meet the needs and aspirations of the residence including those related to services, facilities and the environment.

Arnesby is a village with an electoral role of 300. It is situated just to the West of the A 5199, approximately eight miles South of the centre of Leicester. It offers easy access to the M1 and the A14. The village has a very successful primary school and a popular Indian restaurant called Little India. The 12th century Church of St Peters and the Baptist Chapel are both well supported and in addition to regular services provide a varied programme of activities and support to the community.

Latest News


Posted: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 17:30 by Terry Cane


A road closure is required on Welford Road, Knaptoft to Arnesby on the
30th August 2022 for approximately 30 weeks. Works will commence on
Welford Road, Knaptoft travelling north towards Arnesby. More »

A drop in session has been arranged for Tuesday 16th August in Arnesby
Methodist Church Hall, from 15:00 – 18:30 to provide further information
on the scheme.

Press Release - Welford Road, Shearsby (HARB1974/2022) - - Gmail » Less

Appointment of New Parish Council Clerk

Posted: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 11:31 by Terry Cane

Due to the resignation of the long standing Parish Clerk Arnesby Parish Council is seeking to appoint a new Clerk as soon as possible.

Salary: Scale: LC1 SCP 7 -12 £10.63 – £11.75/hour subject to qualifications and experience. More »

Contract: Permanent, Part time 5 hours per week (working hours flexible by agreement) to include attendance at evening meetings

Start Date: As soon as possible

Location: To mainly work from home.

Laptop and printer provided.

Arnesby Parish Council seeks a positive and proactive person with a 'can do' attitude for the post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer (RFO)

Further details, job description & person specification can be downloaded from

The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 5 September 2022. » Less

Women's World Gliding Championship 2022

Posted: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 12:20 by Terry Cane

The Women's Gliding Championship 2022 is taking place from 13th to 27th August at the Husbands Bosworth Gliding Centre.

Women's World Gliding Championship 2022 - - Gmail