The Charnwood Orchestra


The Orchestra performs at a range of venues throughout the year. Please find venue address and parking details below.

Weekly rehearsals are held at Humphrey Perkins High School Arts Centre in Barrow upon Soar.

Joining the Orchestra

Please see how to join the Orchestra or contact Simon at for more information.

Humphrey Perkins High School and Community Centre

Cotes Road
Barrow upon Soar
LE12 8JU

Parking: the school has its own car park, including overflow parking behind the rear buildings.

Disabled access: the building has good wheelchair access and disabled facilities.

Emmanuel Church

Forest Rd
LE11 3NW
Tel: 01509 554128

Parking: There is a car park right beside the church on the same side of the road. If this is full, we usually have permission to use the large car park on the opposite side of Forest Road belonging to William Davis Builders. Some on-street parking is also available in the evenings.

Disabled access: the Church has good wheelchair access and disabled facilities.

Holy Trinity Church

Church Street
Barrow upon Soar
LE12 8HP

Parking: there is on-street parking around the church and in the village, but arrive early to secure a space closer to the venue.

Disabled access: there is one labelled but unofficial space opposite the entrance to the church, and plenty of on-street parking nearby, although arriving early is essential to ensure a closer space. The church has one step up but a ramp can be positioned at short notice. There are good disabled facilities in the Church.

St James the Greater

216 London Road
Tel: 0116 254 2111

Parking: there is only on-street car parking available, arrive early to ensure you can find a space. There are a few disabled parking spaces in front of the vicarage (the next building along London Road, to the right of St James).

Disabled access: the Church has good wheelchair access and disabled facilities.