In view of the work currently being undertaken to produce the Long Whatton and Diseworth Neighbourhood Plan (NHP), and the recent publicity regarding the consultation on the NWLDC Local Plan (responses due by 28th Feb), the Parish Council have asked NWLDC for help with this issue. Chris Elston – Head of Planning and Ian Nelson - Planning Policy and Land Charges Team Manager have agreed to visit... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Feb 2022 10:39 by Sam Lockwood
Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan (LCWIP) development - public engagement on draft networks
As many people as possible are encouraged to have their say on the draft plans by accessing the online map based engagement here: https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/have-your-say/current-engagement/draft-cycling-and-walking-infrastructure-plans
The closing date to provide feedback is 20 February 2022.
Posted: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 10:25 by Sam Lockwood
North West Leicestershire District Council is undertaking a Local Plan Review. The review will update the adopted Local Plan 2017 (as amended by the Partial Review) and will cover the period to 2039.
The consultation document sets out potential options for a number of key issues that the Local Plan Review must address, including development strategy options for both housing and employment, as well as... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 14:47 by Sam Lockwood
The BSIP vision is:
Our future bus network will seamlessly connect people with employment locations, education and training opportunities, key services, other transport modes, leisure destinations and, of course, each other; in a way that is reliable, affordable, environmentally friendly, easy-to-use, safe, and inclusive.
The five objectives of the BSIP are:
- Single System - A high-quality, integrated... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Jan 2022 10:57 by Sam Lockwood
The National Day of Reflection on 23 March 2022. It is a day to support the millions of people who have been bereaved during the pandemic, and to reflect on the lives of family, friends, neighbours and colleagues who have died from Covid or other causes, offering a time for people to pause, reflect and support each other.
The National Day of Reflection is organised by Marie Curie (www.mariecurie.org.uk/get-involved/day-of-reflection),... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Jan 2022 14:38 by Sam Lockwood
Please click here to find the information regarding purchasing the Methodist Church for community use.
Please look through the information provided and make any comments or recommendations you have by 7th January. Your input is vital to this project.
Thank you for your time.
Posted: Thu, 30 Dec 2021 09:59 by Sam Lockwood
A HUGE THANK YOU to everyone that attended the open event on Saturday at the Methodist Church.
Draft plans and information were available regarding the proposals relating to purchasing the building for community use. There were many positive comments from residents, who believe this would be a big opportunity for the village!
Those that were unable to make Saturday, please take a look at all the information... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 12:42 by Sam Lockwood
ENDING SOON: NHP Questionnaire the deadline for responses is 16th July 2021.
The Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire is a vitally important document aimed at giving YOU, the residents of Long Whatton and Diseworth, the opportunity to influence the future of the place you live. Everyone in your household is welcome to take part - its not just one response per household!!
The questionnaire asks for your... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 12:42 by Sam Lockwood
You will shortly be receiving a large questionnaire through your letter box, which is being hand delivered to all homes within the villages of Long Whatton and Diseworth. This is the Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire; it is a vitally important document aimed at giving YOU the residents of Long Whatton and Diseworth the opportunity to influence the future of the place the live.
The questionnaire asks... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 11:41 by Sam Lockwood
Have a say on bus services
The county council is working closely with local bus operators to come up with bold plans to improve public transport – and encouraging more people to use it.
The Government has pledged £3 billion to help progress these plans across the country – and Leicestershire is aiming to secure a fair share of the funding.
However, to secure this funding, the council... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 14:33 by Sam Lockwood