Thornton is within the civil parish of Bagworth and Thornton.
Bagworth & Thornton Parish Council provides our local services, endeavouring to make our village a better place to live, work and visit.
Clerk: Ms Ann Murray
Bagworth Community Centre
Station road, Bagworth
Tel: 07580 574093
The Borough Council is Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council.
The County Council is Leicestershire County Council.