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: 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: Press Release, Blaby District Council

Return of Result of Uncontested Election

Return of Result of Uncontested Election

Following the close of the period for registration of candidates for election at 4pm on 3rd April 2019, a total of four applications had been received for the eight possible seats, and the persons whose names appear in the accompanying list stood validly nominated and were duly elected without a contest.

The newly elected Members will be in post for up to four years from 7th May 2019.

Posted: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 18:14 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Press Release, Local Information, Elections

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

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Brook Street, Huncote

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Brook Street, Huncote

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A temporary road closure is required to Brook Street from its junction with Narborough Road on 3 April 2019 for a period of 3 days.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for allow Severn Trent Water to facilitate water pipe renewal and maintenance works.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 15:53 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Leicestershire County Council, Highways, 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: Press Release, Blaby District Council

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- Water Retexturing Works, Blaby District

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- Water Retexturing Works, Blaby District

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A road closure is required on;

Thurlaston Lane, Croft and Croft Lane, Thurlaston on the 22nd March 2019 for up to 2 days (not including the weekend) from between the hours of 08.00 and 16.00.
During the closures the alternative route will be; Croft Hill Road, Main Street, Forest Road (Huncote),... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 23:00 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Press Release, Leicestershire County Council, Highways

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- No Waiting and No Loading At Any Time Forest Road, Huncote

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- No Waiting and No Loading At Any Time Forest Road, Huncote

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A temporary parking restriction is required to Forest Road outside house number 21 for approximately 40 metres between the hours of 0900 and 1500 hours on 26 February 2019 for a period of 1 day.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:21 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Press Release, Local Information, Leicestershire County Council

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: Press Release, Blaby District Council, Elections

Message from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

Message from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

Following the Government's provisional Financial Settlement for policing, revealed on 13 December 2018, Leicestershire's Police and Crime Commissioner Lord Willy Bach launched a survey to find out what local people feel about the Government's proposals. The survey can be found at this link #

https://www.leics.pcc.police.uk/Have-Your-Say/Consultations/Budget-Consultation-19-20.aspx

If you would further... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 14:17 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Press Release, Leicestershire Police, Finance & Budget

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