Barlestone Parish Council

Serving the people of Barlestone

Clerk: Marilyn Symonds
126 Newbold Road, Barlestone
Nuneaton CV13 0DT

Welcome to our website

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The Boardwalk in May Meadow

Unfortunately the Boardwalk has been closed due to concerns regarding Health and Safety.
Please do not use the boardwalk under any circumstances.

Although all the Recreational Parks are open for all residents please remember to follow the Social Distance guidance and stay safe.

To find out what is happening at our Community Centre follow the link to the Barlestone Community Centre. There are time slots available during the week and at weekends contact Marilyn Symonds on 01455 293045 or email


Call us, out of hours the messages will be accessed regularly.

PLEASE NOTE: This is not an emergency service should you need emergency help please contact the relevant emergency services.

. Shopping
. Simple Meal eg: Jacket potatoes with filling or cheese and potato. Pie or Cauliflower Cheese
. Meals and Shopping will be doorstep delivery only

1. A friendly "listening ear" if you would like to chat about any concerns or anxieties
2. Signposting to other organisations
3. Prayer Support

Get in touch If you would like support or are able to register be a volunteer:

How to Contact Us:

Help Line: 01455 291022

There are two available for use in Barlestone. At the Wheel and outside the Community Centre entrance. Another is available at the Barlestone St Giles AFC ( although only available when the club is open).

USEFUL LINKS: To look for links for the Jobcentre, Registry Office, Places of Worship or any other essential services, follow Community and Useful links.
Interested in Walking again look for the Useful Link.

Latest News

Test and Trace Isolation Support Payment Scheme

COVID - 19 Test and Trace Isolation Support Payment Scheme

Posted: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:20 by Marilyn Symonds

VJ Day 15th August 2020

VJ Day 15th August 2020

A tribute was placed on the Sculpture in the Cemetery by the Parish Council to remember the tens of thousands of service personnel from across the UK and Commonwealth who fought and died in the war against Japan, including all those who were held as prisoners of war by the Japanese.

Posted: Sun, 16 Aug 2020 19:10 by Marilyn Symonds

VE Day 8th May 2020

VE Day 8th May 2020

Chairman of Barlestone Parish Council

Mr. David Burchell,

Laid a wreath at the memorial sculpture in Barlestone Cemetery. Other members of the Parish Council attended at a safe distance in line with Government guidelines during the lockdown.

The Sculpture named 'The Circle of Time' was unveiled and dedicated on Saturday 10th August 1966 by T.G.M. Brooks, JP, Lord Lieutenant of Leicestershire, and the Rev. Len Carpenter, Vicar of Barlestone. More »

The sculpture, situated in that part of the memorial gardens, to the left of the cemetery gates, celebrated and emphasised the last 50 years of peace by contrasting it to the previous forty-six years which were marked by two world wars and considerable social and political upheaval in Europe. » Less

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 12:50 by Marilyn Symonds