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Exciting times!

After Brooksby village was deserted in the 15th century, a new village will emerge in the 21st century. The building of a development of 70 houses will commence in June 2021 and the first residents …
Brooksby church taken from the grounds

Services – Parish of the Upper Wreake

   St Michael & All Angels Church is open for private prayer from 10.00am to 4.00pm on Saturdays and Sundays and occasionally on other days. During office hours on weekdays, the key may usually be …

Who’s who?

Priest-in-Charge (Rector Designate):  The Revd David Harknett 01664 434517     david.harknett@btinternet.com David will be officiating at many of the weddings and baptisms but please make initial enquiries to the Group Administrator, Vic Allsop whose details …
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 …