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Cross Green 2010

Welcome to Rothley on the edge of the Charnwood Forest and a village full of history. From the Chapel of the Knights Templar to the village with the most cruck cottages in Leicestershire you will find much to interest you in our website. If you are new to the village or seeking information we hope that you enjoy our welcome, shops and history.



The Rothley Community Library offers the 'Friday Flicks' at the Rothley Centre with a season of films in the daytime as well as the evening. 'Films to Make You Feel Good' now showing on Friday afternoons once a month at only £2 entrance including tea and biscuits. Friday evening films also once a month with the bar open from 6.30pm for a performance at 7.00pm.

Tickets available at the Rothley Community Library or Rothley Parish Council office (Mon-Fri 9.00-11.00). For more information on the films to be shown please click on the following links:


Why not take a walk to view the latest development in Rothley?

For further information, help or support please contact the Site Administrator Marion Vincent 0116 2375156 or vincent.mbe82@yahoo.co.uk

Latest Pictures

Westfield Lane in Winter

Frosty Vines at Kingfishers Pool

Fishing near the old Cossington Lane Bridge in 1954.

Alfred Davies

Cross Green

The 9th century Saxon cross

The Green

Walks around the village

Rothley Station Signal Box

Rothley Station Signal Box

Rothley Station

Rothley Station

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