Blog/News Archive

“Up The Wreake”

Please note that since the December 2016 edition which was described as the last one, WE HAVE A NEW EDITOR and the magazine will continue from February 2017 onwards. The editor is: Antonia Doyle Warren Farm, …

New Year – New priest in charge

The Bishop is pleased to announce the following appointment of the Revd David Harknett, Team Vicar in the Melbury Team Ministry in the Diocese of Salisbury as Priest in Charge (Rector Designate) of the Benefice …

Who’s who?

Priest-in-Charge (Rector Designate):  The Revd David Harknett 01664 434517     david.harknett@btinternet.com Please contact David with all initial enquiries about weddings and baptisms in Brooksby Church. Reader: Canon Malcolm Britton, 01664 434490   mrbritton1946@gmail.com   Churchwardens: …
Brooksby station

Brooksby and its link to surrounding villages

Brooksby is in the area of the Rutland and Melton constituency, Leicestershire County Council, the Borough of Melton and Hoby and Rotherby Parish Council (which also includes Ragdale). Strong links have existed between the four …

Talks about Brooksby

Churchwarden Malcolm Britton gives talks about  Brooksby’s links with World War I, the famous individuals who have resided at Brooksby Hall and their descendents and the significant changes from Roman to modern times, including the medieval village and its desertion …