Syston Town Council

Serving the people of Syston

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Town Manager: Catherine Voyce
Community Centre, School
Street, Syston, Leicester

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Latest News

Syston, Barkby Road Cemetery Friends

Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:00 by Ursula Southan

A Cemetery Friends Group is currently being set up by a group of volunteers who are interested in conserving our Cemetery on Barkby Road, Syston.

Any volunteers who are interested in joining this group please contact the Council.

Ursula Southan on 0116 2607150 or email

Great British Clean Up 2019

Posted: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 14:01 by Ursula Southan

36 enthusiastic volunteers turned out on a sunny but cold Sunday morning in April and generously gave up their valuable time to help clean up all the discarded litter that spoils the town centre and parks in Syston.

An incredible amount of litter was collected on Sunday, staff from Wilkinson, Sharon, Laura and Jemma followed up on Monday morning with a further litter pick of Central Park and surrounding area and collected another three and a half bags. More »

It is clearly evident as you walk around Syston, what a difference the litter pick has made to the appearance and cleanliness of the town. I received several suggestions to hold a litter pick on a regular basis, which is an excellent idea. The Council will publicise some more "litter pick" dates very soon. » Less

Syston Young Citizen of the Year Award 2019

Syston Young Citizen of the Year Award 2019

Posted: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 14:00 by Ursula Southan

Syston Young Citizen of the Year Award was presented to Eleanor Wilkinson. She also recently won The Young Volunteer of the Year Award at the Charnwood Sports Awards 2018 held at Burleigh Court, Loughborough.

The Award was in recognition of all the hard work she has put into the last year in which she coaches Ashby RFC girls section, referees all over Leicestershire for Leicestershire society Rugby Union Referees, is a member of the Leicestershire Rugby Union Women and Girls Forum, plays for Loughborough RFC and now has been appointed as a coach to the Leicestershire Rugby Union county girls u15 squad.

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