Huncote Parish Council

Serving the people of Huncote

Clerk: Stuart Bacon
Huncote Parish Council, c/o 3
Mountfield Road, Earl Shilton
Leicestershire LE9 7LW

Latest News

Temporary Road Closure - King Edward Avenue, Narborough

Temporary Road Closure - King Edward Avenue, Narborough

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to the Temporary road closure of the above location.
The closure is required from either side of the M1 bridge.
The road will be closed from 21.00 hours on 5th March 2018 to 05.00 hours on 6th March 2018
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order is being enforced to safely allow Highways England carry out works to the M1 Bridge spanning the road.
The alternative... Read More »



Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 20:35 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Leicestershire County Council, Local Information, Press Release

Draft Strategic Growth Plan Leicestershire and Leicester

Draft Strategic Growth Plan Leicestershire and Leicester

Important Consultation

Draft Strategic Growth Plan for Leicestershire and Leicester

These proposals will affect the area around Huncote and the whole of the county for the next 15 years and beyond

A draft Strategic Growth Plan for Leicestershire and Leicester has been prepared and is now available for public consultation until 5 April 2018. A copy of the draft Plan, summary leaflet, evidence used in its... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 15:18 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Planning

Changes to Highway Verge Maintenance

Changes to Highway Verge Maintenance

Following a review of the Countywide grass cutting operation, the maintenance of highway verges within in our Parish now falls under the responsibility of Leicestershire County Council.

The standard of grass cutting and the frequency of cuts will not be affected, in line with their current service level of 6 times per season.

The County Council have currently programmed to commence the grass cutting... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:20 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Leicestershire County Council

Planning breach costs couple over £4,000

Planning breach costs couple over £4,000

Two residents in Enderby have been ordered to pay over £2000 each after breaching planning regulations at their home.

The case, dating back to October 2015, investigated unauthorised works at the home of Dr Reeta Herzallah and Mr Hamdi Almasri of Old Church Road, Enderby. The development included the conversion of their garage to habitable accommodation and the erection of fencing, preventing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:32 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Council agrees refuse and recycling changes

Council agrees refuse and recycling changes

Plans to move waste collections in the District of Blaby to alternate weekly have been approved by Councillors in response to a reduction of £745,000 of external funding.

Following the loss of £505,000 in recycling credits from Leicestershire County Council and £240,000 in a central government grant to run weekly recycling collections, Blaby District Council has spent a considerable... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 14:02 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

New cop on the block for Hinckley and Blaby community

New cop on the block for Hinckley and Blaby community

A new inspector has taken over as commander of policing across the Hinckley and Blaby Neighbourhood Policing Area (NPA).

Inspector Emma Maxwell brings 18 years' policing experience to the new role after joining Leicestershire Police back in 2000.

Emma will take up the position of commander from Inspector Dan Eveleigh who was in post for three years. She hopes to continue the strong partnership links... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:42 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Leicestershire Police, Local Information

Blaby Lottery to launch at Fosse Park

Blaby Lottery to launch at Fosse Park

Tickets will soon be available for the Love Blaby Lottery, with Fosse Park the location for a special launch event for players to find out more!

With a £25,000 jackpot and a 1 in 50 chance of winning, Love Blaby Lottery has been set up by Blaby District Council to raise money for charities and good causes in Blaby district. Players will be able to choose which good cause benefits from the tickets... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:24 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Ernie White - In Memoriam

Ernie White - In Memoriam

It is with great sadness that we inform you that our County Councillor and much respected resident of Stoney Stanton Mr Ernie White passed away peacefully at approximately 5.30pm on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. He will be sadly missed.

After a short illness, bravely fought, he died at home, surrounded by his family.

At this stage we have no other information to pass on in regard to the actual sending of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Jan 2018 13:07 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Leicestershire County Council, Local Information

New defibrillator's temporary home

New defibrillator's temporary home

A new defibrillator was delivered for the village on Friday 22nd December, for installation at Main Street Garage.

As the garage will be closed for the Christmas period, a decision has been made to temporarily locate it at Alexandra House.

If the worst should happen and anyone does need a defibrillator, while there is always the one at the entrance to Huncote Pavilion, you can access the new one from... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Dec 2017 19:48 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Press Release

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all the parishioners of Huncote, and to your families, loved ones and friends.

Hope you all have a great day.

Posted: Mon, 25 Dec 2017 09:30 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Press Release

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