Thurnby and Bushby

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Thurnby and Bushby
Thurnby and Bushby is located in Leicestershire
Thurnby and Bushby
Thurnby and Bushby
 Thurnby and Bushby shown within Leicestershire
OS grid reference SK6504
Shire county Leicestershire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Leicestershire
Fire Leicestershire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
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Coordinates: 52°38′N 1°02′W / 52.63°N 01.04°W / 52.63; -01.04

Thurnby and Bushby, sometimes known as Thurnby is a civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire, England.

According to the 2001 census it had a population of 3,147.


It forms part of the Leicester Urban Area, and is on the A47 road, just east of the city area of Evington.

It constitutes Thurnby and Bushby, which have formed a single civil parish since 1935.

Thurnby will be situated next to the proposed eco-town called Pennbury.


  • Thurnby and Bushby has a primary school - St Lukes C of E primary school, which has strong links with St. Lukes Church.
  • There is a public house - The Rose and Crown.
  • Thurnby Scouts and Guides are situated on Court Road.

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