Nicholas Rushton CC

Leader of Leicestershire County Council

County Councillor for Valley Division

District Councillor for Long Whatton & Diseworth Ward

Town Councillor for Ashby Castle Ward

Contact Information:

Hood House
19 Lower Church Street
Ashby de la Zouch
LE65 1AB

Phone: 01530 412059
Mobile: 07837 841441

My role as Leader of Leicestershire County Council involves regular meetings and liaison with local Members of Parliament, the City Mayor of Leicester, Leicestershire District Council Leaders, the three Vice Chancellors of the local Universities and the political Leaders of neighbouring councils such as Nottingham City, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire County Councils.

Leicestershire County Council Portfolio:
Cabinet (Chairman)
Cabinet Briefing (Chairman)
Constitution Committee (Chairman)
County Council
Leicestershire County Council Highway Forum for NW Leicestershire

Outside Bodies:
Breedon and Cloud Hill Quarry Liaison Committee
Combined Fire Authority (Chairman)
County Councils Network
East Midlands Councils
Grace Dieu Priory Trust Belton
Great Central Railway Project Board
Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership
Leicester and Leicestershire Transport Board
Local Government Group General Assembly
Long Moor Liaison Committee
Lount Landfill Liaison Committee
Midlands Connect Programme Steering Group
Midlands Engine Interim Steering Group





Campaign to Reopen the Ivanhoe Line

I have written the following letter to all the leaders along the route of the Ivanhoe line, namely: Sir Peter Soulsby, Leicester City Mayor; Cllr Terry Richardson, Leader of Blaby District Council; Cllr Stuart Bray, Leader of Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council; Cllr Richard Blunt, Leader of

See Also

Richard Blunt CC

Leader of North West Leicestershire District Council
County Councillor for Kirby Muxloe & Leicester Forest East Divison
District Councillor for Appleby Ward 

John Coxon CC

County Councillor for Ashby de la Zouch Division
Leader of Ashby de la Zouch Town Council
Town Councillor for Ashby Castle Ward

Gill Hoult

District Councillor for Blackfordby
Town Councillor for Ashby Money Hill Ward

Dan Harrison

County Councillor for Ibstock and Appleby
District Councillor for Ashby Money Hill

Stuart Gillard

District Councillor for Hermitage
Parish Councillor for Whitwick Hermitage

Roger Bayliss

District Councillor for Ashby Holywell Ward
Town Councillor for Ashby Holywell Ward

Tony Gillard

County Councillor for Whitwick
District Councillor for Holly Hayes
Parish Councillor for Whitwick Holly Hayes