Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council

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Local Authority

Contact Info

Phone Number
+44 1455 238141

Location

Address
Hinckley Hub, Rugby Road
Postal Code
LE10 0FR
City
Main city or town, IE London

Hinckley and Bosworth is a local government district with borough status in south-western Leicestershire, England, administered by Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council. Its only towns are Hinckley, Earl Shilton and Market Bosworth. Villages include Barwell, Burbage, Stoke Golding, Groby, Shackerstone and Twycross.

The Borough was formed in 1974 by the merger of the Hinckley Urban District and the Market Bosworth Rural District less Ibstock. It was originally to be known as Bosworth, but the council changed its name on 20 November 1973, before it came into its powers. It was granted borough status in 1974.

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