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Brooksby

Welcome to Brooksby

Brooksby in Spring

Welcome to Brooksby. This website is for you, the people of Brooksby. Please register to the site to gain full access to all the facilities it can provide. Once you are registered you can post items in to the local postings section such as news and events.

Please note that in order to release the full potential of your village pages a Volunteer Site Administrator is needed. If you are interested in taking on this role, please click this link to find out more.

Alternatively and for any other questions about the site please contact your Volunteer Melton District Administrators: terryfleming@leicestershirevillages.com or tonygeary@leicestershirevillages.com

Brooksby is one of Leicestershire’s deserted villages being enclosed around 1492. Apart from three privately owned houses the 820-acre Brooksby estate is all part of Brooksby Melton College and for over 60 years has been a centre for land-based further and higher education with associated commercial activities.

Brooksby Hall and its beautiful landscaped gardens provide excellent facilities for Sunday lunches (including a regular carvery), civil marriages, wedding receptions, parties, seminars and conferences.
For bookings or further information please telephone (01664) 855262

The popular Plant Centre is open to the public from 10.00am to 4.00pm 7 days a week and is signposted from the A607 opposite the main entrance road to the college. Telephone (01664) 434974

For private, semi-private or group session riding lessons for all abilities, telephone (01664) 424280.

A well stocked 2½ -acre coarse fishing lake is now private fishing for members of Centrebus Angling Club, no day tickets will be issued.

If your organisation wishes to have a tour of the college estate or the grounds and gardens or would like a talk of general or specific interest on, for example, the history of Brooksby, please telephone (01664) 434490 or click on the Brooksby Hall link below.

Brooksby Hall

Please click on the following link for the Brooksby Hall website

Brooksby Melton College

Please click on the following link for the Brooksby Melton College Website