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Croft Quarry Nature Trail and repairs to steps

Croft Quarry Nature Trail and repairs to steps

The parish council have been advised today that Aggregate Industries, who own and manage the nature trail/Croft hill and the quarry have appointed contractors to carry out repair works to the three sets of steps. The works are planned to start the week commencing 19th April (weather permitting). With this in mind, there will be some disruption and restrictions on sections of the footpaths while works... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 17:13 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Press Release, Quarries

Notice of recommencement of activities at Croft quarry

Notice of recommencement of activities at Croft quarry

We have been advised by Aggregate Industries, the operators of Croft quarry, that they will be recommencing mineral extraction within their permitted area.

The first blast is scheduled for the week commencing the 11th March 2021. All blasting would be undertaken between 12-2pm.

The company have also advised that under the current approved planning application that they anticipate all reserves to be exhausted... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 11:43 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Quarries

Third demolition blast planned

Third demolition blast planned

Aggregate Industries wish to confirm that a demolition blast will be carried out tomorrow between 3pm-5pm, weather dependent (alternatively it will be rescheduled to Thursday). The blast will be taking place within the quarry workings and will be the final demolition blast planned on site.

We have been advised that if any parishioners wish to make comments or complaints about this blast then to please... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 19:33 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Press Release, Quarries

Blasting date confirmed at Croft quarry

Blasting date confirmed at Croft quarry

Aggregate Industries have confirmed their intended date for the second demolition blast at Croft quarry, this time to demolish Screen House Number 3.

Posted: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 19:58 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Press Release, Quarries

Delay to further blasting at Croft Quarry

Delay to further blasting at Croft Quarry

Further to yesterday's announcement, due to the adverse weather, the demolition will be postponed this week,

Once a new date has been identified we will provide an update via the Parish Council website and social media.

Aggregate Industries apologies for any inconvenience.

Posted: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 12:34 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Leicestershire County Council, Local Information, Planning, Press Releases, Quarries

Update on further blasting planned at Croft quarry

Update on further blasting planned at Croft quarry

Aggregate Industries have advised us that the next demolition blast will be Thursday afternoon (27 Aug), weather permitting and all being well.

Posted: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 21:47 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Leicestershire County Council, Local Information, Press Releases, Quarries