Welcome to LutterworthHistory.co.uk

LutterworthHistory.co.uk was born out of the desire to present a large archive of historical information about Lutterworth. This was collected over four years researching the history of Lutterworth whilst working on a project for the Victoria County History. The project aim was to document the history of the Parishes of Leicestershire. During this time a large amount of information about the history of Lutterworth was accumulated. Technology was embraced and a website created to showcase this interesting information in an easy-to-access format, with the hope of it being useful to schools, communities, researchers and people from all over the world.

We hope you enjoy discovering more about Lutterworth and if you have any questions or queries, please feel free to drop us an email: enquiries@lutterworthhistory.co.uk

 

 

Parish Council

Parish Council

Originally called Community Councils. A parish council is a civil local authority found in England and is the first tier of local government. They are elected corporate bodies, have variable tax raising powers, and are responsible for areas known as civil parishes.

 

 

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Parish Information

Information about Lutterworth Parish boundaries and location.

 

 

Recreation Grounds Detail

Recreation Grounds from when George Spencer gave Lutterworth Parish Council 9 acres of land for same.

 

 

Allotments

History of the allocation of Allotment sites in Lutterworth.

 

 

Council Members

Lutterworth Parish Council members from 1894 to 1899.

 

 

Field Gun

A German Field Gun was given to Lutterworth after  WW1.