The Parish Council meet on a monthly basis, usually the first Thursday of the month. The next meeting will be held on Thursday 3rd June at 7.00pm.
The Parish Council has been offered the opportunity to purchase the Methodist Church in Long Whatton and retain it as a community building. Careful consideration needs to be given to the uses of the facility and the repair and upgrade works... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 May 2021 11:10 by Sam Lockwood
Following the sad news of the Duke of Edinburgh, The Parish Council, on behalf of the residents of Long Whatton and Diseworth, would like to pass on our sincere condolences to the Queen on the passing of his Royal Highness, Prince Phillip.
He was a Second World War Naval hero, an inspiration to young people through his Duke of Edinburgh award, a legal consort to the Queen and a highly respected public... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 11:38 by Sam Lockwood
Election of a Police and Crime Commissioner for the Leicestershire Police Area
I, the Police Area Returning Officer for the Leicestershire Police Area, give notice that an Election is to be held for one Police and Crime Commissioner for the Leicestershire Police Area.
If the Election is contested the poll will be held on Thursday 6 May 2021 between 7am and 10pm
Standing for Election Forms of nomination... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 11:35 by Sam Lockwood
North West Leicestershire District Council Election of Councillors
to Leicestershire County Council Electoral Division Number of Councillors to be elected
Ashby de la Zouch - One
Castle Donington & Kegworth - One
Coalville North - One
Coalville South - One
Forest & Measham - One
Ibstock & Appleby - One
Valley - One
Whitwick - One
1. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Deputy Returning... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 11:12 by Sam Lockwood
The next meeting will be held on Thursday 15th April 2021 at 6.30pm. This is the Annual Parish Meeting where ALL ELECTORS of LONG WHATTON & DISEWORTH are invited and by law discuss all parish affairs and pass resolutions about them.
The Parish Council meet on a monthly basis, usually the first Thursday of the month and since the government guidance regarding social gathering meetings will now be... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 14:17 by Sam Lockwood
Leicestershire County Council has created a short survey to capture your views on what they can do to make it easier for you to cycle in Leicestershire and would be very grateful if you could please spare a few minutes to complete it:Completing this survey would definitely support the DLWTRAIL campaign. Please share with your friends, family and neighbours.
Here's a direct link to the survey... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 13:14 by Sam Lockwood
On 15th and 16th March new benches and wetpour repairs at Diseworth Play Area will take place and 30th March a new gate will be installed at Long Whatton Play Area.
Whilst these updates take place the play areas may be closed to the public for a day or two. Thank you in advance for your patience.
Posted: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 10:05 by Sam Lockwood
NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS M1 NORTHBOUND & SOUTHBOUND (JUNCTIONS 23A-25)
At Highways England, we believe in a connected country, and our network makes these connections happen. In the East Midlands, we strive to improve our major roads and motorways, to keep people moving today and better tomorrow. I'm writing to let you know that we'll be carrying out essential carriageway maintenance... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 13:41 by Sam Lockwood
TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER Walton Hill to Hill Top, Castle Donington.
Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A road closure is required on Walton Hill to Hill Top between A453 and Hill Top Roundabout on the 10th March 2021 for three nights, 20:00 to 06:00 each night. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 15:14 by Sam Lockwood