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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II - 1926 - 2022

Upper Broughton Parish Council and its residents are deeply saddened by
the passing of Her Majesty The Queen who dedicated her life to service.
Our thoughts and condolences are with the Royal Family
and with everyone around the world who is mourning her passing


Tap & Run burns down.

The Tap & Run in Upper Broughton, formally the Golden Fleece caught fire in the early hours of Saturday 11 June 2022. The pub owned by cricketers Stuart Broad and Harry Gurney is positioned on the A606 in Upper Broughton. Eight fire crews attended the incident. See link above.

Tap & Run in Upper Broughton catches fire

New play equipment on Cross Green — Update

The 2022 Upper Broughton Art Show The 2022 exhibition was another huge success. The new format and change of date to May has been very well received. Many thanks to all who helped make this event so successful. For further details see the UB Art Show site

wide shot of art show




Village Hall Update
The Upper Broughton Village Hall is now open and available for bookings See More


Upper Broughton Tennis Club (UBYSC)

Spring Tennis… it's nothing like Monkey Tennis.

The Upper Broughton Tennis Club or UBYSC (Upper Broughton Youth & Social Club) has been in constant use since the early 1950's. Now in the 2020's the playing surface, lighting, club house and organisation have kept pace with modern expectations.

Any day of the week, any time of the year and now well into the evenings with the assistance of flood lighting there is seemingly always a game being played. A coaching session being run, singles, doubles, tournaments, desperate lobs being hoist, grudge matches to be settled, serves that were definitely IN, calls that were so clearly OUT.

The club is a great facility to have in such a small community and should be supported by all of us.

The Upper Broughton LTA page

A history of the Upper Broughton Tennis Club
tennis history

Extra content
Sometimes things come in that need a place and should be seen.
• Comment on the Roads in Upper Broughton


The Upper Broughton Neighbourhood Plan

• Online at Rushcliffe Borough Council

What is Neighbourhood Planning? - The official line…

Read more…



You can read the Upper Broughton Magazine online (links to external G-Drive pages)

Magazine covers


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Upper Broughton

Upper Broughton is a small village situated on the Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire border in the East Midlands, UK. With a population of some 300 people it is a small, friendly community on the edge of the Vale of Belvoir. Occupying a hill-top position, the village has commanding views over wide open countryside as far as Belvoir Castle. On a clear day you can even see Lincoln Cathedral. Once a farming stronghold Upper Broughton is now mainly a commuter village. Well situated for Leicester, Nottingham, Melton Mowbray, Loughborough and surrounding areas. Original Bailey's Melton Mowbray Pork Pies were once made in the village.


St.Luke's Church

Village Map

Fed up with DPD drivers asking you for houses you don't know?
Download this map of the village and impress with your local knowledge.

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