Welcome to Sutton Cheney Parish Council Website

Sutton Cheney Parish Council is the local authority responsible for providing local services to Sutton Cheney, Dadlington and Shenton villages and we strive to make them a better place to live, work and play.

Our website includes a range of information about how we conduct ourselves and what we do. Please use the side navigation bar to browse the site to access information.  

If you can't find the information you require then please contact us at suttoncheneypc@gmail.com or by phoning 01455 699618.

Alternatively, please use our online contact form and we will be in contact shortly.

12 December 2018Extraordinary Meeting Called

An extraordinary meeting has been called by the Chairman for Monday 17th December 2018.

The meeting will be held at Sutton Cheney Village Hall and will start at 7pm. The agenda and supporting Appendix 1 can be found by clicking here 

16 November 2018Residents Survey - Results Published

Thank you to everyone who completed our Residents Survey 2018.  

This valuable feedback highlights what local people see as priorities within the Parish and what issues they would like the Parish Council to focus on addressing over the next financial year.

To view the report, please click here

Each point that has been raised within the consultation will now be highlighted for action. The Parish Council will respond to issues which fall within their control by issuing a “You Said, We Did” report that will be published shortly.

For issues that fall outside of the control of the Parish Council, we will look to invite various partners to address the other issues made – either as a formal response or by speaking at one of our upcoming Parish Council meetings.

Regular feedback and updates will be made available on our website, posted on noticeboards as well as posts on our new Facebook page. 

Any further queries, please get in touch.

16 November 2018HIgham Lane Closed

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to an emergency road closure on Higham Lane, Stoke Golding due to a bridge being damaged along this route after a Road Traffic Collision.

The emergency road closure is required from Thursday 15th November for approximately 21 days.

Further information will be issued when the authority have carried out investigatory works to establish the damage to the structure.

Leicestershire County Council apologise for  any inconvenience whilst this road closure is in place.

13 November 2018Parish Council Meeting

For the agenda for the upcoming Parish Council meeting on Wednesday 14th November, please click here

For all supporting information, please click here

02 November 2018Road Closure in Dadlington


Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location (see plan).

A temporary road closure is required on Shenton Lane from the junction of Fenn Lanes to the junction of Sutton Lane on the 04/03/2018 for two weeks.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to complete carriageway resurfacing.

02 November 2018Change to Speed Limit on Fenn Lane


There is a Public Notice of the County Council’s intention to make an Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 the effect of which will be to introduce the below -mentioned Order.

Please see attached documents for details. 

Proposal Notice 1

Proposal Notice 2

Proposal Notice 3


15 October 2018Free Bin Stickers

Free Bin Stickers Available to Sutton Cheney, Dadlington and Shenton residents


Supported by Leicestershire's Road Safety Partnership, the stickers are a clear reminder to drivers to keep to the speed limit through our villages.

Excessive speed continues continues to b a major contributory factor in road collisions. The bin stickers are one part of the project in reducing road casualties across our communities.

If you would like one for your bin, please contact the Clerk using the online form.

For further information about the project, please visit https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/road-safety

12 October 2018FREE Event - Maintaining the health of your farming business and the health of the farmer


An opportunity to hear from a panel of experts on topics aimed at maintaining the health of your farming business (and the health of the farmer as well!). Delegates will receive updates on the latest changes and tips on how to improve their business going forward.


03 October 2018Snow Wardens

Leicestershire County Council will be launching the snow warden scheme again this season and we would like to invite Parish Councils to get involved in this scheme to help your community during the coming winter.

The snow warden scheme is primarily intended to provide local treatment of key footways during periods of prolonged snow and ice.

The pressure that severe winter conditions places on LCC resource means that we are not able to treat footways ourselves. The objective of the snow warden scheme is to support the use of local resources to clear footways in the local community during prolonged severe weather.

If you are interested, please complete our online form.



Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location (see attached plan).

A temporary road closure is required on Fenn Lanes between Shenton Lane and Mill Lane on the 25/11/2018 for one day.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to complete patching works.

29 September 2018Extraordinary Meeting Called

Following the discussions regarding speeding at the September meeting, the Chairman has called for an Extraordinary meeting to be held so that the Parish COuncil can action some of the outcomes and suggestions by residents.

This meeting is scheduled to be held on Thursday 4th October starting at 7:30pm at Sutton Cheney Village Hall. 

The agenda can be viewed by clicking here.

28 September 2018Councillor Vacancy - Dadlington Seat

Application Forms can be downloaded here

26 September 2018

21 September 2018Draft Minutes Available to Read

The draft minutes from the Parish Council meeting on Wednesday 12th September are now available to read by clicking here

21 September 2018Join our Community Speedwatch

Following the Parish Council meeting on 12th September, one outcome was to see whether the community would like to undertake another Community Speedwatch scheme.

If you are interested in getting involved, please contact the Parish Clerk at suttoncheneypc@gmail.com or phone 01455 699618.


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