Huncote Parish Council

Serving the people of Huncote

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

Author: Clerk to the Council

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

Local Plan consultation launches

Local Plan consultation launches

A plan to shape housing and employment across the District of Blaby in the coming years is being consulted on with residents and local businesses.

The Delivery Development Plan Document (Delivery DPD) is the second part of Blaby District Council's overall Local Plan. The Local Plan is an important set of documents that help determine the outcome of planning applications.

The Delivery DPD includes sites... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:43 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Local Information, Press Release

£5,000 fine for untidy land in Whetstone

£5,000 fine for untidy land in Whetstone

A land owner has been ordered to pay £4,950.38 and issued a Remedial Order by Leicester Magistrates' Court following non-compliance with a Community Protection Notice.

Peter Thomas of New Bridge Road, Glen Parva was first issued with a Community Protection Warning by Blaby District Council back in May 2016, following complaints of his untidy land off Enderby Road (known as Bulls Hit Farm.)

The... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:29 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Be part of a Good Neighbour Scheme

Be part of a Good Neighbour Scheme

Could you help set up Blaby District Council's next Good Neighbour Scheme? A celebration event at the Council's offices will show the difference local residents can make to their community.

Good Neighbour Schemes link local volunteers with more vulnerable and isolated members of a community. Tasks range from helping to change a lightbulb, driving to the shops or doctors and many other small tasks most... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 08:49 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Parish Councillor vacancies

Parish Councillor vacancies

Currently there are vacancies for two parish councillors on Huncote Parish Council.

If you would like to help guide improvements to the village, whether you have 2-3 hours a month (for our monthly meetings) or more time to spare, we'd love to hear from you.

Click on poster for details.

Posted: Mon, 13 Nov 2017 17:30 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information

BB19 - November 2017

BB19 - November 2017

The November programme for the BB19 youth bus has just been announced. The bus will be in Huncote on Monday nights.

Click on picture to expand the poster.

Posted: Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:21 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: BB19