Welcome to Asfordby Parish, home to 3 villages;

Asfordby, Asfordby Valley & Asfordby Hill which are situated to the north of the River Wreake near to the market town of Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire.

The population of the Parish according to the census in 2011 was 3,286 and there were 1,454 houses

Asfordby is mentioned in the Domesday Book, while the villages of Asfordby Valley & Asfordby Hill developed around the iron works that were founded in 1875 following the discovery of ironstone in the area.

The Parish Office will be open 9.00am to 4.00pm on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays.


Asfordby residents have voted in favour of the Asfordby Parish Neighbourhood Plan. In a referendum, which took place on Thursday 28 September 2017, 84% of voters voted in favour of the Neighbourhood Plan, which will now be used to decide planning applications in the parish.

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