Castle Donington Parish Council

Serving the people of Castle Donington

NHS Coronavirus message 3

Clerk: Fiona Palmer
The Community Hub, 101
Bondgate, Castle Donington
Derby DE74 2NR

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NWLDC - Garden waste and cardboard collections

Garden waste and cardboard collections will continue monthly until further notice.

We understand these collections are important to you - we continue to review when it is safe to resume normal fortnightly collections.

Your garden waste and cardboard is normally collected in the same vehicle but kept separate. This requires a four-man crew during the summer months, due to a large increase in garden waste.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Aug 2020 09:53 by Grace

Tags: 2020, Information, NWLDC, Waste

LCC all 14 county waste sites back in business

LCC all 14 county waste sites back in business

Leicestershire County Council's Loughborough and Somerby recycling and household waste sites will re-open this weekend – meaning that all 14 in the county are now open to the public.

Nine of the sites will be open five days a week – the same number of days as before the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the service.

Two sites have increased to opening seven days (from five days a week before... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Aug 2020 09:45 by Grace

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The Community Hub

The Community Hub

The Community Hub IS OPEN open from 10am-1pm

The Cafe IS OPEN

For further regarding safety measures and social distancing please see the attached document

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 11:15 by Grace

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The government public health guidelines are a considerable challenge not only to Castle Donington Parish Council but to all operators of these sort of facilities. The Parish Council also needs to be aware of its duty of care both to public and its staff.

The Parish Clerk is therefore recommending that a pragmatic approach with clear information to the public about risks.

The Parish Council will be looking... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 15:57 by Fiona Palmer

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Leicestershire County Council COVID-19 Update

Please see the attached document

Posted: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 15:13 by Grace

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Police Newsletter

Please see attached document

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 16:03 by Grace

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Planning Matters

Many planning applications are received for comments by the Parish Council. It is able to comment as a consultee the same as any member of the public. There have been a number of applications for tree works, the Parish Council in these cases is usually guided by the tree specialists and asks for replacement trees to be planted if a tree is removed.

An application at Plot 12, East Midlands Gateway Development... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 15:59 by Grace

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Parish Council Meetings

The Parish Council has agreed to hold meetings virtually for the next few months, this will be reviewed at the September meeting. The meetings will run in the same format as usual, except virtually. The agenda will be placed on the Parish Council website, with a link to join through Zoom. Also, if you have a question that you want to ask, and may not want to join the meeting, please email this to the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 15:58 by Grace

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Events for 2020

There is still no clear guidance on social gatherings in large numbers, so it is unclear which events later this year will be able to take place. Once clear guidance is available notices will be given as which events may still happen!

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 15:57 by Grace

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