Clerk: Nancy Denny
Parish Office, 19 Goadby Road
Waltham on the Wolds, Melton
Mowbray, Leics LE14 4AG


The Stone Sign Company's Blog about Memorial Green

Fixing the plaques on the stones in the Memorial Gardens

The project to renovate the Memorial Green has been successfully completed. The new plaques commemorating the fallen from the village were made and installed by The Stone Sign Company who are experts in this field. To follow the journey of this renovation, you can find it in reported in their blog or use the website link below.

Posted: Sun, 15 Nov 2020 11:06 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Local information

Remembrance Sunday - Service Sheet

Please find here the Service sheet for the Remembrance Sunday service on Memorial Green, starting at 10.53.

If you would like to reserve a place on the Green itself, please contact the Clerk as soon as possible. Although Remembrance Services have been allowed to go ahead, numbers are still restricted and social distancing will be observed.

Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 19:43 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Local information

Update from Severn Trent about the Waltham Water Supply

Many of you may have received this email and the letter attached, but just in case this is for your information:

Dear Parish Council

I wanted to introduce myself and update you about our plans to replace the ageing water pipes in Waltham on the Wolds. I'll be looking after the communications side of things as we plan the pipe replacement work in your area.

I'm pleased to say that plans have progressed... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 18:05 by Parish Clerk

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Remembrance Sunday Memorial Green - Restricted Numbers

On Sunday 8th November, the Parish Council are hosting the annual Remembrance service on the Memorial Green, albeit reduced to a wreath laying ceremony this year due to Covid-19 restrictions.

There will be 20 spaces on the Green itself which can be allocated to parishioner. Please contact the clerk if you wish to take part and reserve a space.

Mobile: 07484 929399 or email:

Posted: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 18:20 by Parish Clerk

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Remembrance Service Sunday 8th November

Remembrance Service Sunday 8th November

The Church and the Parish Council will be holding an outdoor service on the Memorial Green in Waltham - full details to follow shortly.

Please find a link here to the decision Melton Borough Council have made for their Remembrance Services.

It is hoped that St Mary Magdalene Church in Waltham will also be lit up in red this year to support the Royal British Legion's 2020 Poppy Appeal. There is more information... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 12:42 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Local information

Memorial Green ready for Remembrance Sunday

The refurbished Memorial Green with the name plaques mounted on stones

Over the past 6 weeks and after a long incubation period, a renovation project managed by the Parish Council has been taking place on the Memorial Green in the centre of Waltham on the Wolds.

The renovation has included two new smaller Memorial Stones in keeping with the existing central stone, the moving of the Chapel Memorial Stone and installation of three Welsh slate plaques commemorating those... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 18:12 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Local information

Play Park Re-Opens after refurbishment

A view of the refurbished Play ark at Goadby Road

After an extensive refurbishment programme, the Play Park at Goadby Road has re-opened. There is a completely new toddler swing unit, the junior swings have new chains and the tall slide and Jungle Unit have been repaired and renewed. Some of the older equipment has been removed, creating space for future installations.

Please enjoy the re-opening, but be mindful that Covid-19 restrictions are still... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 17 Oct 2020 20:23 by Parish Clerk

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Darker Nights Campaign

Darker Nights Campaign

Please see this message received from the Leicestershire Police:

We would urge residents to follow the link below and consider crime prevention advice that we offer here at Leicestershire Police. Your local teams review crime pattern analysis over the previous three years and its not really surprising that burglaries increase during the build up to Christmas.

PC 1312 Joseph Lloyd

Posted: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 15:16 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Local information, News

Biodiversity in WOTWATA - Volunteers Appreciated

A poster calling for volunteers to help with a Biodiversity project for the villages. There are photos of local wildlife and a request to get in touch if you would like to help or have ideas to contribute.

The Parish Council is keen to develop and improve the Biodiversity in our two villages. It is hoped to roll out projects throughout both areas, so if you have any ideas or would like to get involved, please contact us.

Details of how to get in touch are on the attached poster and photo.

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 15:14 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Local information

Play Park CLOSED for Refurbishment, Goadby Road, Waltham

The Play Park at sunset


The Parish Council have approved a programme of refurbishment at the Play Park on Goadby Road.

The work will begin on Wednesday 23rd September and the Play Park will be closed whilst the work is completed.

Apologies for the short notice, but we have been offered a cancellation spot and felt it was appropriate to get the work started as soon as possible.

Thank you for... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 16:00 by Parish Clerk

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