Welcome to Braunstone Town Council's website. 
We provide a range of services together with social and recreational facilities. We promote the interests of the town and work in partnership with other public bodies to provide and supplement services within the town area.   

Mission Statement.
We exist to ensure that local services and the environment reach the highest possible standards within the resources available for citizens, visitors and those who work in Braunstone Town; to provide a focus for civic pride; to listen, identify and respond to agreed local needs; and to help develop a strong, secure, self reliant, self confident community, free from unlawful discrimination. "Spectemur. Agendo" translates "Let us be Judged by Our Actions"

  • Christmas Opening hours

    christmas tree 1808558 34024th December 2018 - 1st January 2019 Braunstone Civic Centre and Thorpe Astley Community Centre CLOSED except for:

    • Customer Service Shop @ Braunstone Civic Centre OPEN Thursday, 27th Dec, Friday, 28th Dec & Monday, 31st Dec  9am – 3pm
    • Civic Centre open from 6pm on 31st Dec for New Year Celebrations
    • The Bar@ the Civic Centre will be open over Christmas and New Year – check with the Bar for opening times

    Normal Opening hours from Wednesday 2nd Jan 2019.



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    Sports and Recreation Facilities in Braunstone Town
    Shakespeare Park Improvements Consultation

    Braunstone Town Council has an ambitious capital programme for improvements to its parks and recreation spaces, including improvements to sporting facilities, for example the Sports Pavilion and Pitches at Shakespeare Park.

    We are inviting you to have your say on Sporting and Recreation provision and priorities for improvements generally and the specific proposals for Shakespeare Park, including how we fund these. Please fill the consultation form available here or alternatively hard copies can be obtained in both our centres - Braunstone Civic Centre and Thorpe Astley Community Centre.

    Closing date for consultation responses 12 noon, Wednesday 9th January 2019

    Both the Capital Plan and information on Shakespeare Park Improvements is available here and from Braunstone Civic Centre.






    Available from Braunstone Civic Centre and Thorpe Astley Community Centre

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    • Read the Statement by the Leader of the Council on Financial Pressures facing the Town Council from April 2018280907 Library 2
    • Get the latest information on the future of Braunstone Town Library.


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    Children's discounted parties

Customer Services Shop

Braunstone Civic Centre
Braunstone Town,
Leicester, LE3 2PP
Tel: 0116-2890045
Fax: 0116 2824785
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Our Community Centres

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Kingsway, Braunstone Town, Leicester, LE3 2PP.
Tel: 0116-2890045. 
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Off Lakin Drive, Thorpe Astley, 
Leicester, LE3 3RU. 
Tel: 0116-2890704

DATA PROTECTION: by contacting us you agree to Braunstone Town Council collecting and processing your personal data to deal with your enquiry, booking or service request.  

Business Hours

Customer Service Shop
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm   (Closed on Public Holidays) 
Council Tax Payment 
Mon-Thu: 9.00am to 5.00pm  (Closed on Public Holidays)  
Fri: 9.00am to 4.30pm (Closed on Public Holidays)  
Braunstone Town Council Offices
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm (Closed on Public Holidays) 
Braunstone Civic Centre
Available for Hirings
Mon-Sat: 9am to 11pm
Sun: 9am to 10:30pm 
Thorpe Astley Community Centre
Available for Hirings 
Mon-Thu: 8am to 11pm 
Fri-Sat: 8am to 12 midnight
Sun: 9am to 10:30pm