Author: Phil Woodward
The next meeting of the parish council will take place via Zoom on THURSDAY 22ND APRIL 2021 starting at 7.30pm.
Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 19:33 by Phil Woodward
A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for Carlton Lane, Burton Overy.
The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to facilitate footway patching works.
The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 1 day commencing on the 17th May 2021.
Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 11:48 by Phil Woodward
A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for
Scotland Lane, Burton Overy.
The proposed work is to allow Leicestershire County Council to facilitate carriageway strengthening work.
The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 1 day commencing on the 18th May 2021.
Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 11:46 by Phil Woodward
At the recent meeting of the parish council a number of news items from external organisations were considered which it was felt should be circulated to the wider community. These are-
1. Leicestershire Rural Community Council circulated information about their work to support local individuals with employment related needs via the following link (https://www.facebook.com/WorkLiveLeicestershire) and... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 14:36 by Phil Woodward
A vacancy for a councillor has arisen due to the resignation this week of Cllr Carolyn Carson.
The statutory notice advising of this is attached.
Posted: Wed, 17 Mar 2021 16:47 by Phil Woodward
The parish council has been asked by the Census Engagement Manager for South Leicestershire to make people aware of the forthcoming census, the key date for which is 21st March.
The Census is a survey that happens every 10 years and gives us a picture of all the people and households in England and Wales. Local councils, charities and many other organisations use census information to decide how to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 16:26 by Phil Woodward
CPRE are currently hosting a petition to submit to government, which will draw attention to the negative impacts on rural communities brought about by the reduction (and frequent disappearance) of local bus services.
"Without regular bus services, many people in rural communities are being cut off, isolated and left without the means to live an independent life. People living in our towns and villages... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 16:10 by Phil Woodward
During the last month parish councillors have been working in collaboration with Leicestershire County Council and NatureSpot to establish the first wildflower verges in the village.
The verges are at the top of Back Lane near its junction with Main Street.
This verge is being managed to improve biodiversity as part of the County Council/Parish Council verges biodiversity trial.
The verge will now be... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 15:25 by Phil Woodward