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Resident Letter - East Midland Gateway – Contract C4 Kegworth Bypass

Resident Letter - East Midland Gateway – Contract C4 Kegworth Bypass

East Midland Gateway – Contract C4 Kegworth Bypass

I am writing to give you an update re our planned works which may affect the local traffic network and journey times.

There are some key dates to which we need to draw to your attention.

Whatton Road Closure

Whatton road will be closed from 9th January 2018 until June 2018. The road will be closed at the points marked on the drawing on the reverse of this letter. This will.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:58 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Highways

Parish Council News

Community Projects
The Parish Council wishes to support activities and causes which benefit the community of Long Whatton and Diseworth.

With the budget preparation underway for the next financial year the Parish Council would like to hear from you!

If you are a formally constitued charity, voluntary or community organisation and have a future project in mind for 2018 please contact your Parish Council for an grant application form.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 13:25 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Councillors

Crawshaw Close - Housing Available

Crawshaw Close - Housing Available

A rented property has recently become available at Crawshaw Close, Long Whatton.

2 bedroom bungalow available to a local person, £97.52 rent weekly – please contact Terri Browning of English Rural Housing Association on 020 7820 7930 for details and register with the local authority as quickly as possible in order to bid. Details can also be found on English Rural's website at www.englishrural.org.uk.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:44 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, housing

Prevent Event

Prevent Event

"PREVENT is safeguarding against terrorism, SAFEGUARDING is everyone's responsibility."

Are you part of a local business or organisation? We would like to invite you, as key members of the local community, to attend a PREVENT initiative event which will discuss and explain Cyber/Internet Safety/Child Exploitation and the Prevent Duty in more detail.

Prevent is aimed at stopping people becoming radicalised.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Nov 2017 11:35 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Police

Parish Councillor Vacancy

Parish Councillor Vacancy

Casual Vacancy

for the position of Parish Councillor in Long Whatton and Diseworth Parish Council

Applications are being invited for the positions of Parish Councillor in the Diseworth Ward and Long Whatton Ward

Could you make a difference to your Parish Council?

Do you have any spare time to get involved with your local Parish Council; sharing your knowledge, experience and life skills to serve and enhance your local community?.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Nov 2017 20:04 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Councillors, Policies

Parish Council News

Parish Council News

Long Whatton Play Area – Update

The land on which the play area sits is owned by Leicestershire County Council, for which the Parish Council pays rent, and on investigation it came to light that the current lease is up for renewal in August 2017. The cost of the refurbishment is in the region of £35k so to justify spending this money it is essential that this lease be renewed and extended to make it viable. This has been a very lengthy and time-consuming process.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:26 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News

Skylink Leics/Derby/Notts service.

Skylink Leics/Derby/Notts service.

The Parish Council has received the following email regarding a revised timetable for the Skylink Leics/Derby/Notts service.

I am writing to advise you of the below local bus service registration which we have received recently and which will affect residents within your parish.

Trent Barton have submitted these changes to the Traffic Commissioners as a short notice registration which will take effect from the 29th.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:44 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Highways

Kegworth Bypass

Kegworth Bypass

Update: The East Midlands Gateway website has now been updated with information relating to the Kegworth Bypass. On there is a useful map with timeline of works. Please click on the link below to take you to the website.

http://slp-emg.com/community/infrastructure/kegworth-bypass/

Posted: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:16 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Highways

REMINDER - HS2 - Public Consultation Events

REMINDER - HS2 - Public Consultation Events

HS2 - Public Consultation Events near you! Our nearest consultation is Kegworth, Yew Lodge Hotel - Monday 25th September 2pm-8pm.

The document attached is an invite to residents, businesses, landowners and other interested stakeholders along the Phase 2b line of route to public information sessions. At theses sessions you will find out how the timetable for Phase 2b is progressing, how the line of route will be developed, how HS2 will assess.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:43 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Consultations

National threat level reduced to severe

National threat level reduced to severe

National threat level reduced to severe

Issued on 17/9/17 at 4:30 p.m.

The national threat level has this evening (Sunday 17 September) been reduced from critical to severe, which means an attack is highly likely.

The public should continue to be vigilant and the increased patrols that had been put in place across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland will continue over the weekend to provide further reassurance.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:01 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Police

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