Claybrooke Parva is a village in South West Leicestershire, England close to Claybrooke Magna. The population stands at just over 500 for the two neighboring villages of Claybrooke Parva and Claybrooke Magna.
The village is the site of a church which is thought to originally be part Anglo Saxon with Norman and Medieval additions.
Major Road Links
The village is located between junctions 20 and 21 of the M1, and also has easy access to the towns of Leicester, Rugby, Lutterworth and Market Harborough
The nearest health services are located in the nearby town of Lutterworth, approximately 5 miles away, and include;
The Wycliffe and Masharani Practices at the doctor's surgery on Gilmorton Road, LE17 4EB
The Fielding Palmer Cottage Hospital, Gilmorton Road, LE17 4DZ
Dentist’s offices and pharmacies throughout the town
Further hospital services are available in Leicester and Rugby, both of which are not too far out field of the village.
Councils and Authorities
The parish is Claybrooke Parva Parish Council where all the contact information can be found on their website.
The Community Forum is Lutterworth, Broughton Astley & Rural West .
The Neighbourhood Policing Unit is Lutterworth South.
The District Council is Harborough District Council.
Claybrooke Parva has its own Primary School and it was founded in 1810.
The nearest secondary school is Lutterworth High, which has achieved an outstanding reputation, and the nearest upper school is Lutterworth College, which is heralded for having outstanding aspects.
Claybrooke Parva is home to the Claybrookes church (St Peters Parish Church) and it was originally thought to be part Anglo-Saxon with later additions in Norman and Medieval times.
There is also a village hall located in the centre of the village.
Culture and Events
Both the Claybrooke villages regularly hold fund raising events for the village facilities.
The Kilworth House Theatre, only a few miles outside the village, stages productions at their open air theatre and other performing arts groups regularly produce shows at the venue of Lutterworth College.
Clubs and Leisure
Claybrooke Parva has a Scouts club and a friendly Garden club as there are numerous allotments located throughout the village. Further clubs and facilities are available in many of the nearby towns and villages.
Although Claybrooke Parva itself doesn’t have any sporting clubs many of the surrounding local villages have football, cricket, horse riding clubs. Several clubs are located at the Lutterworth Leisure Centre, and further afield at the Harborough Leisure Centre in Market Harborough. Other clubs include the Lutterworth Soccer Centre, Lutterworth Rugby, Lutterworth Golf Club, Kilworth Springs Golf Club, Ullesthorpe Golf Club and the Lutterworth Cricket Club all a short distance away.