Ellistown & Battleflat Parish Council

Serving the people of Ellistown & Battleflat

Ellistown Sign

Clerk: Karen Turrell
Ellistown & Battleflat PC
Council Offices, Coalville
LE67 3FJ

Tel: 07949 645139

Ellistown & Battleflat Parish Council provides your local services. We endeavour to make Ellistown & Battleflat a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

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The Parish Council is not responsible for enforcing weight limit breaches. Please read the attached statement.

If you see a HGV driving through the village, that you believe is breaking the law by doing so, then please try to get pictures, only if it is safe to do so, and forward them along with as much info (time, date, location, reg.no., name of company on vehicle, etc.) as possible to rsu@leicestershire.pnn.police.uk. More »

Leicestershire County Council are responsible for Highways and their contact number is: 0116 305 0001. Please remember that the Police are the only ones able to enforce the breaches.

Thank you.

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 15:24 by Karen Turrell

Penny Wakefield Woodland - LITTER BINS

The Parish Council is aware that the bins on the woodland are once again overflowing. This is outside of the council's control, however the relevant people have been notified and urged to ensure the bins are emptied asap.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 17:17 by Karen Turrell


Diversion route for closure of West Lane, B585 for 6 weeks in July/August 2018.

HGV's are not permitted to use Ellistown as a diversion whilst the road is closed. Please look at the attached diversion map.

If you see a HGV that is breaching the weight restictions through Ellistown then please get a clear photo of the vehicle if safe and possible to do so, otherwise note the registration number and company name on the vehicle and email to Leicestershire Police at rpu.tm@leicestershire.pnn.police.uk. More »

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 11:52 by Karen Turrell