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Welcome to Sutton Cheney Parish Council's Website

Located within rural Leicestershire, Sutton Cheney Parish Council forms the lowest tier of local government and have responsibility for delivering a number of public services to the villages of Dadlington, Sutton Cheney and Shenton. We also represent the views and concerns of local residents to other public bodies including Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, Leicestershire County Council and the Leicestershire Police & Crime Commissioner.

There are currently 401 electors living within the Parish covering an area of approximately 7 square miles. The Council comprises of 7 local Councillors who are elected to represent the 3 wards of Dadlington, Shenton and Sutton Cheney. Each are locally based and are passionate about making the Parish a great place to live, work and play.

This website provides information about the Parish Council its Councillors and its partners as well as details about the services it provides. If you interested in finding out more, please get in touch.

Community Governance Review

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council are in the draft recommendations stage of the community governance review

During May and June, we prepared draft recommendations for the following parishes from the comments provided to us in our initial consultation stage of our community governance review:

  • Bagworth & Thornton
  • Groby
  • Markfield
  • Peckleton
  • Stoke Golding
  • Sutton Cheney
  • Witherley

On 12 July, Council agreed to consult on the draft recommendations.

View the agenda for Council which includes the responses to the initial consultation, the views of the Community Governance Review Working Group and recommendations of the group to Council. View the minutes of the meeting

Read the community governance review draft recommendations

How to get involved

Read and comment on the draft recommendations

This consultation is open from 13 July to 7 September 2022.