The Ashby canal at Shackerstone
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A meeting of the parish council will take place Congerstone village hall at 7.00 PM on Wednesday 19th January.
Posted: Sun, 16 Jan 2022 20:01 by Helen Chadwick
A meeting of the parish council will take place on Wednesday 17th November at Shackerstone Village Hall at 7.00 PM.
Posted: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 12:52 by Helen Chadwick
Winter opening hours are now in operation for all available waste sites: 9am to 4pm, from 1 November 2021 to 31 March 2022.
Shepshed RHWS has now been re-opened for 3 days per week (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) from Thursday 4 November 2021. This site has been temporarily closed due to staff and driver shortages. More »
Bottesford RHWS remains temporarily closed until further notice due to improvement and maintenance works. The nearest alternative site is in Melton RHWS.
Kibworth is now closed for re-development and is due to re-open in late autumn 2022. The nearest alternative sites are in Market Harborough and Oadby. For more information see Development of Kibworth Recycling and Household Waste Site
Somerby RHWS was closed due to improvement and maintenance works and had remained closed since due to staff and driver shortages. However, the Somerby site is scheduled to re-open 2 days per week (Sunday, Monday) from Sunday 14 November 2021.
The team apologise for any inconvenience or delays and thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
We're doing everything we can to recruit operatives and HGV drivers. If you are interested in these roles and want to join a friendly team, please apply on the EMSS jobsite
Posted: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 12:51 by Helen Chadwick
Welcome to Shackerstone Parish Council
Shackerstone Civil Parish consists of the five villages of Congerstone, Shackerstone, Barton in the Beans, Odstone and Bilstone, which are linked by local roads, footpaths and the Ashby Canal. All are traditional farming villages, with connections to the former Gopsall estate and the Howe family. For further information, visit the Leicestershire Villages website.
Barton in the Beans - Paul Bannister 01530 262285
Bilstone - Andrew Wright 01827 880330
Congerstone - Mike Foley 01827 880311
Odstone - Sam Brown 01530 260345
Shackerstone - Jennie Ayres
Congerstone - John Matthews 01827 880130