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Long Whatton Play Area - OPEN

Long Whatton Play Area - OPEN

Tuesday 21st May saw the 'Official Opening' of Long Whatton Play Area. Members of the Parish Council met with Gillian Squires from North West Leicestershire District Council, the headmaster and some of children from the Primary School. These representatives have all played an important part in making this project happen, from obtaining the funding to selecting the equipment type.

Cllr Sue Roberts.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 May 2018 14:13 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News

Leicestershire County Council - Passenger Transport Policy

Leicestershire County Council - Passenger Transport Policy

The county council continues to face significant financial challenges with budget plans recently announced to save another £50m across all areas of the council.

One of the ways to make the best use of money available is to ensure passenger transport services best meet the essential transport needs of people in attending health appointments, making shopping trips and, in some cases, into employment.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2018 10:45 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Consultations

EMA Consultation - Noise Action Plan

EMA Consultation - Noise Action Plan

'Noise Action Plan (2019-2023) Consultation Draft' and 'Supplementary Information' - to complete this consultation please click on this link http://www.eastmidlandsairport.com/community/local-environmental-impacts/noise/noise-action-plan/

Consultation will commence on Tuesday 8th May and will run for twelve weeks, closing on 30th July 2018.

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2018 10:34 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, EMA, Consultations

Re-opening of West End, Long Whatton

Re-opening of West End, Long Whatton

Severn Trent has confirmed that the sewer replacement work is due to be complete on Friday 11th May, therefore the road will be fully reopened to all traffic at 4.00pm.

Severn Trent thank you all for your patience and help while they carried out this essential work.

Posted: Thu, 10 May 2018 09:34 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Highways

M1 CLOSURE and M1 Bridge Launch Additional Information

M1 CLOSURE and M1 Bridge Launch Additional Information

Ashby Road, Kegworth, will be closed to facilitate the bridge launch. This is both for safety grounds and also to allow the M1 diversion traffic to move more freely. It has also been requested that the route is available for emergency services. The closed section is from the existing bridge (A453) down towards the residential properties and there will be parking restrictions. The Police will be in attendance to enforce the TTRO if required.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 May 2018 09:29 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Highways

ROAD CLOSURE DETAILS

ROAD CLOSURE DETAILS

To confirm - the following are the key dates for ROAD CLOSURES.

  • M1 Closed May 10pm 11th – 3pm May 13th
  • A6 Closed (The A6 night closures will be from as you leave Kegworth just after New Brickyard Lane, as far as the first property "The Moors".) Overnight 8pm – 6am June 11th – June 14th
  • A6 Closed Overnight 8pm – 6am July 23rd - July 26th
  • Ashby Road, Kegworth top section Closed from 18th June - reopens as bus link road September
  • A6 Roundabout.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 09:34 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Highways

Cyber/Internet Safety Presentation. - Annual Parish Meeting.

Cyber/Internet Safety Presentation. - Annual Parish Meeting.

Please click on the here to be taken to the slides from the Cyber and internet safety presentation that was held at the Annual Parish Meeting earlier this month.

Thank you for those that attended.

Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:33 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News

Skylink Nottingham to Loughborough

Skylink Nottingham to Loughborough

Skylink Nottingham to Loughborough

  • To suspend service from 8:30 PM on Friday 11th May and all day Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th May 2018 due to the closure of junctions 23A and 24 on the M1.

If you have questions about any of these registered changes, please email choosehowyoumove@leics.gov.uk.

Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 12:48 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Highways

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDERS FOR SURFACE DRESSING IN NORTH WEST LEICESTERSHIRE DISTRICT

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDERS FOR SURFACE DRESSING IN NORTH WEST LEICESTERSHIRE DISTRICT

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order to enable Surface Dressing works to be safely undertaken at various locations within North West Leicestershire District.

The Temporary Restrictions include Temporary Imposition of Prohibition of Waiting and Loading at Any Time, Temporary Prohibition of Through Traffic, Temporary Speed Restrictions and a Temporary Prohibition of Overtaking.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:08 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Highways

Shuttle Service - Update

Shuttle Service - Update

Dear all,

Update at 20/04/18 at 17.07 - from LCC

Passengers wishing to book a journey are asked to telephone the service operator Premier Cars on 0797 6245198.

For travel from Long Whatton and Diseworth to East Midlands Airport

Pick up points:

Main Street, opp Post Office, Long Whatton,

Lady Gate, adj Brookside, Diseworth

Drop off point and pick up point for return journeys:

East Midlands Airport, opp BP.. Read More »

Posted: Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:56 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Highways

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