Syston Town Council

Serving the people of Syston

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

Tel: 0116 260 7150

Syston Town Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Syston a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Latest News

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:36 by Ursula Southan

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Barkby Road (Part), Queniborough (see attached plan). The purpose of the TTRO is to safely allow Leicestershire County Council undertake carriageway patching works.

The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure and temporary prohibition of waiting and loading.

The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 1 day commencing on the 22nd March 2019. More »

A Press Release will be issued to confirm these details approximately 2 weeks prior to the works commencing.

Syston Town Council Citizen and/or Young Citizen of the Year Award

Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:05 by Ursula Southan

Syston residents are invited to nominate fellow citizens for the Syston Town Council Citizen of the Year Award – to be presented at the Chairman's Civic Reception to be held on Friday, 5 April 2019. The awards aim to recognise outstanding contribution during the past year or contribution to the local community over a number of years.

Criteria – any or some of the criteria below:

  • Nominee actively involved in community work and/or service club's/church groups outside of their place of employment or educational facility
  • Nominee has a positive impact in the community
  • Nominee has demonstrated a personal commitment to the benefit of the community
  • Has performed an outstanding achievement or act of heroism
  • The community has benefited from this person's involvement
  • Has overcome significant personal adversity
  • Has positive and inspiring personal attributes that serves to encourage others
  • Nominee to be living and located in Syston
  • A time frame to be included
  • Councillors may be nominated but only for duties outside those carried out for Syston Town Council

Applications close on 28 February 2018 More »

How to Nominate

To nominate, please write or email Syston Town Council stating:

Which award you wish to nominate for:

  • Syston Citizen of the Year –26 years or older
  • Syston Young Citizen of the Year – 16 - 25 years of age

Please provide details of person being nominated

Name, Address, Phone Age

And state in what role(s) or area(s) has the nominee excelled or made a contribution.

Please also provide your name and contact details.

Catherine Voyce, Syston Town Council, School Street, Syston, Leicester. LE7 1HN

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Councillor Recruitment

Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:00 by Ursula Southan

New Year – New Role: Syston Town Council needs YOU!!!

Do you have the passion and drive to help your local community?

Do you want to do something positive and, like most Councillors, made a difference by influencing decisions that affect your community? Recent projects include:

  • Skate Park extension – Central Park
    • New BMX Track – Deville Park
    • CCTV provision on Melton Road and Central Park
    • New Cemetery construction on Millstone estate
    • Remembrance Parade
    • Christmas celebration event

If you want to play a part in the key developments in Syston - put yourself forward and stand as a Councillor. More »

Councils provide local services to people living or working in their areas. It is an important role and people from all walks of life are encouraged to take an interest in local democracy and to think about putting themselves forward for this exciting role.


You must live or work in Syston and be aged 18 years or over and either a UK or qualifying Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of the Irish Republic, or a citizen of another Member State of the European Community

For further information please come along to our Open Session to be held at the Queen Victoria Pub on High Street, Syston on Wednesday, 13 February from 6 pm, or contact Catherine Voyce on

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