Witherley Parish Council

Serving the people of Atterton, Fenny Drayton, Ratcliffe Culey and Witherley

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Notice of Vacancy Witherley Ward

NOTICE OF VACANCY

IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

WITHERLEY PARISH COUNCIL

WITHERELY WARD

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Witherley Parish Council in the Witherley Ward.

If by 12 August 2021 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:58 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Councillors

Covid Vaccinations This Saturday!

Covid Vaccinations This Saturday!

Walk in and get a shot in the arm!

Posted: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 11:05 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Coronavirus, community

Get Jabbed!

Anyone who still hasn't been able to get their vaccine can do so either by booking an appointment using the National Booking Service (or 119) or at your GP practice, or attending a drop-in clinic.

People are encouraged to keep an eye on the website for the latest available drop-in clinics - these are short notice but worth keeping an eye on in case it suits your working week.

Posted: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 11:01 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Coronavirus, community

Free Summer Holiday Activities

An electronic brochure packed full of summer activities and events for young people and families in Hinckley and Bosworth can now be downloaded from the Borough Council's website.

The in-depth guide to 'What's Going Down' this summer is a free 44-page electronic booklet aimed at 0-19 year-olds and is packed full of information that is sure to keep them busy during the school holidays.

'What's Going Down'... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 10:58 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Re: A5/M42 combined maintenance work

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the planned maintenance work on the A5 and M42 will not start on Monday 19July. We believe our work will now start on Monday 26 July. We still plan to deliver the work within the agreed timeframes following consultations with local businesses, including dates and times.

Posted: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 10:12 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: News, community, highwaysengland

Have Your Say On Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council's Local Plan

Residents, community groups, local businesses and others with an interest in the area are invited to give their views on the Hinckley and Bosworth Draft Local Plan in a consultation which begins on 30 June and closes on 27th August 2021.

The Local Plan is the key planning document for the borough and it will guide future development in Hinckley and Bosworth up to 2039. The draft plan sets out a preferred... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 17:57 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Free Transport to HBBC Events This Summer

Free Transport to HBBC Events This Summer

See the poster

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 17:44 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Flood Wardens Wanted

Flood Wardens Wanted

It is recommended that every parish should have at least 2-3 wardens, not just those who have a large river, brook or watercourse running through their area. Our Parish currently has two but we need some more to help.

During Storm Dennis and Ciara, Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland saw large amounts of flooding including areas that are not normally affected. This was due to the saturated ground,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 16:47 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Calling All Young People Living in Rural Communities

The OPCC and Leicestershire Police have developed a Young People's Safety Survey and are interested in hearing about the views and experiences of young people living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

The Young People's Safety Survey will be used to gather insights which will help us to shape our work around improving safety in communities across the rural villages in the County.

If you know of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 10:16 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Great Mental Health Workshop Saturday 19th June

Great Mental Health Workshop Saturday 19th June

The three NHS clinical commissioning groups covering Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland launched a public consultation this week into proposals to invest in and improve adult mental health services for people when their need is urgent or they need planned care and treatment.

Mental and emotional health problems represent the largest single cause of disability in the UK. One in four adults experiences... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Jun 2021 09:37 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

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