Current Consultations


Improvements to Cycling and Walking Routes

Have your say on proposals for new connections and improvements to make it safer to walk and cycle in and between Braunstone Town, Meridian and Thorpe Astley, including connectivity to New Lubbesthore and the Great Central Way and Leicester City Centre. Find out more on our dedicated Improvements to Cycling and Walking Routes page and also on Leicester City Council's Transforming Cities page.

Any questions or comments on this scheme should be made by 12th August 2022; Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Telephone: (0116) 454 2461.

Consultation of proposed revised Equality & Diversity Policy & Procedure

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Have your say on Braunstone Town Council's newly revised Equality & Diversity Policy & Procedure. Residents, customers, users, staff, Councillors, volunteers, stakeholders, partners  and anyone else who has an interest is welcome to submit comments.

The deadline for consultation comments is 12 noon on Monday 8th August 2022. 

Thorpe Astley Community Centre Survey


Thorpe Astley Community Centre is fully open for hires, having been used for Covid-19 vaccinations during 2021.
The Council would like to know what kind of activities/events/clubs you would like to see at Thorpe Astley Community Centre. Also, whether you are interested in providing any activities/events/clubs.
Some Ideas may include: Dance Clubs | Exercise Sessions | Craft Fairs | Children’s Events | Community Quiz’s | Film Nights | Courses
We would appreciate any feedback and welcome any ideas. Please fill out our online survey available here: Thorpe Astley Community Survey
Please find a video Tour of the rooms available to hire at Thorpe Astley Community Centre: THORPE ASTLEY COMMUNITY CENTRE VIDEO TOUR

Former Consultations

Proposed Environment & Biodiversity Strategy page.

Proposed Extension to Braunstone Village Conservation Area 

Advisory: Highways Funding - active travel and social distancing

New Parkland Consulation 

Thorpe Astley Welcome Signage

Tennis Court Access Gates at Thorpe Astley Community Centre

Cafe/Bar Improvements Consultation 


Proposed revised Review of Safeguarding Policy and Volunteer Management Policy – for consultation 

Shakespeare Park Improvements Consultation 

Annual Satisfaction Survey 

Shakespeare Park Improvement Project

Customer Services Survey

General Practicioners Services 



Business Hours

Braunstone Town Community Library

  • Monday: 2PM - 7PM
  • Tuesday: 2PM - 5PM
  • Wednesday: 10AM - 12:00 Noon, then 2 PM - 5PM.
  • Thursday: 2PM - 5PM
  • Friday: 10AM - 12:00 Noon, then 2 PM - 5PM.
  • Saturday: 10AM - 1PM
  • Sunday: Closed
  • Closed on Bank Holidays
  • Thorpe Astley Community Centre

    Slots available for hire, contact Customer Services for availability. 

    Customer Services Shop

    Open Monday - Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm. Closed on Bank Holidays.

    Braunstone Civic Centre
    Braunstone Town,
    LE3 2PP

    Tel: 0116 2890045
    Fax: 0116 2824785

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    Our Community Centres

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    Braunstone Civic Centre
    Kingsway, Braunstone Town, Leicester, LE3 2PP.
    Tel: 0116 2890045

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    Thorpe Astley Community Centre
    Off Lakin Drive, Thorpe Astley, Leicester, LE3 3RU.
    Tel: 0116 2890704

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    Braunstone Town Community Library
    Kingsway, Braunstone Town, Leicester, LE3 2PP.
    Tel: 0116 3055909 or 01164820159


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