Huncote Parish Council

Serving the people of Huncote

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

Tags: Blaby District Council

Recruitment event for Council vacancies

Recruitment event for Council vacancies

A recruitment evening at Blaby District Council is being held for anyone interested in joining the Local Authority.

16 vacancies are being advertised at the Council across various departments throughout the week, from Grounds Maintenance Operatives out and about in the district to Admin Team Leader for the award-winning Lightbulb programme.

The Recruitment Events take place on Monday 27 January and Thursday... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:57 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Community Safety Partnership Strategy Consultation

Community Safety Partnership Strategy Consultation

The Blaby, Hinckley & Bosworth Community Safety Partnership is a range of agencies who work together to make Blaby, Hinckley and Bosworth a safer place to live, work and visit. The Community Safety Partnership is consulting with residents via a questionnaire to find out what residents think are the most important crimes and antisocial behaviour for them to tackle.

Resident's views, alongside actual... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 17:18 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Blaby District Local Sports Alliance, Leicestershire County Council, Leicestershire Police

Blaby DC Community Grants Deadline

Blaby DC Community Grants Deadline

Over £23,000 of grant funding is available to local groups or sports clubs, ranging from £500 to £4,000.

Grants can help to meet any community group's need, ranging from equipment hire and materials to building refurbishments or upgrades. Grant applications for the third quarter for the 2019-20 year close on Thursday 28 November.

For more information and to apply, visit https://www.blaby.gov.uk/your-council/news-and-awards/news/community-grants-deadline-approaching/... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:14 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Local Information, Press Release

Thousands in funding available for Community Groups

Thousands in funding available for Community Groups

Community groups and sports clubs across the District of Blaby are being encouraged to apply to the Council's Community Grants scheme to help with their projects.

£90,000 is available during 2019/20. Even more funding has been made available thanks to the money raised through the Love Blaby Lottery and a £2,000 contribution from Everyone Active.

A wide range of grants are available from £500... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 17:15 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan Regulation 16 Consultation

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan Regulation 16 Consultation

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan – Public consultation

Regulation 16, The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended)

Sapcote Parish Council, as qualifying body on behalf of the ten parishes known as the Fosse Villages (comprising the parishes of Aston Flamville, Croft, Huncote, Leicester Forest West, Potters Marston, Sapcote, Sharnford, Stoney Stanton, Thurlaston, and Wigston... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 16:52 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan, Local Information, Planning, Press Release

Refurbishment plans unveiled for leisure centres

Refurbishment plans unveiled for leisure centres

Detailed plans have been revealed for the intended refurbishment of Blaby District Council's two leisure centres.

From April 2019, the Pavilion Leisure Centre in Huncote and Enderby Leisure Centre will be managed and operated by Everyone Active, and now artist impressions of improvements to be made to the centres have been unveiled to the public.

More than £4.5m is being invested by the leisure... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:10 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Local Elections May 2019 - Candidate & Agents Briefing

Local Elections May 2019 - Candidate & Agents Briefing

Please be advised that a briefing session for candidates and agents (for the District and Parish Council elections) will take place on Wednesday 6th March 2019, commencing at 6pm. The briefing will be held in the Council Chamber at Blaby District Council, Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicestershire LE19 2EP.

Anyone who is considering standing as a candidate at the local elections and their... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:30 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Elections, Press Release

Local Authority Building Control Partnership Expands

Local Authority Building Control Partnership Expands

A Building Control partnership led by Blaby District Council will be joined by Oadby & Wigston Borough Council.

The Blaby District Council Building Control Partnership (BCP) began in June 2018 with Harborough District Council. Set in a competitive industry, the partnership was created to help ease the issue of a shortage of local authority Building Control Surveyors across the country.

With the addition... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 17:52 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

'Be a Councillor' event to be held in Narborough

'Be a Councillor' event to be held in Narborough

An event showcasing the role of a councillor for prospective candidates in the run up to next year's district elections is taking place at the end of October.

Blaby District Council, holding the first event in partnership with North West Leicestershire District Council, Oadby & Wigston Borough Council and Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council as part of the nationwide initiative to encourage potential... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 14:16 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Elections

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