Author: Fiona Palmer
The Parish Council has received a number of issues and concerns regarding the new relief road in terms of the lack of advance signage from the A50 end of the village, the flooding issues at Back Lane and the un-fenced balancing ponds along the route of the road.
These have been reported to:
Chasetown, Miller Homes, Clowes Development, NWLDC planning, LCC highways and Cllr Trevor Pendleton (LCC).
Once... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 12:19 by Fiona Palmer
The latest information that the Parish Council has received is that the legal engrossment's between the various developers, contractors and Leicestershire County Council, are being circulated and they are hopeful of a 14.02.2020 opening date. This is all dependant on the engrossment's being signed by all parties over the next two weeks but is now looking very likely.
Posted: Sat, 01 Feb 2020 13:19 by Fiona Palmer
Sunday 10 November
10.45am at War Memorial
6.30pm in St Edwards church
See poster for other details
Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 15:54 by Fiona Palmer
Recently the Parish Council received two resignations. It duly undertook the statutory advertising allowing for a by-election to be called. This period has now passed, and the Parish Council is looking to co-opt two interested members of the community.
The Council co-opted Chris Hills back on to the Council for the Central Ward, however, there is still a vacancy Ward. Although the village is warded,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 14:10 by Fiona Palmer
Statement of information made available to the Parish Council in respect of the Relief road update 16/10/19
Due to yet more unforeseen problems, the contractors are now aiming for a mid-November or early December completion date.
Below is an overview of the issues, all of which are outside the contractor's control.
1) Airport issues
Due to security requirements there is a minimum distance required between... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:54 by Fiona Palmer
East Midlands Airport has created a new scheme to help assist with Rogue Taxi parking within the villages.
Please report all taxi's that are parked in the village, waiting for arrivals, to firstname.lastname@example.org. With the following evidence: Date and time of the incident, Location, Vehicle registration (essential) and if possible a photograph to include the vehicle registration
The idea is... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 16:11 by Fiona Palmer
St Edwards Church Wall
Work required to repoint a small section of the wall along Clapgun Street that was hit by a lorry recently. (Probably 6-10 feet area).
The wall is in the conservation area, and as such any re-pointing work needs to be of the correct type of mortar/finish etc.
Please contact the Parish Council if you are interested in quoting for this work.
Posted: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 15:24 by Fiona Palmer