Witherley Parish Council

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

Tags: Community

MIRA Planning Consultation

MIRA has conducted some initial local consultation and would like to engage further with the community as part of it's forth coming planning proposals for the southern part of its site (south of the A5).

See the attached notice of a public webinar or follow the link below.

Posted: Sun, 17 Jul 2022 09:04 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Planning, community

Local Governance Review - Draft Recommendations Consultation 2

The recent Local Governance Review consultation has resulted in a report outlining the recommended changes to some local Parish areas, including this Parish.

It states: The name of Witherley Parish be amended to "Witherley & Fenny Drayton Parish" with the name of the parish council also amended to the same. The number of councillors for Witherley ward be increased from four to five.

Please follow... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jul 2022 17:42 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, Parish

No. 7 Bus Service

The registered operator of this bus service between Fenny Drayton and Measham will change from Roberts to Stagecoach from 1st August 2022.

The timetable and prices will remain the same as current.

If you have any questions about how these changes will affect you please click on the link below.

Posted: Wed, 13 Jul 2022 15:23 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Bus, Community

Community Recovery Worker

Community Recovery Worker

If you have any ideas how this team could help our villages come together to prevent loneliness please contact either them directly or the Parish Clerk

Posted: Thu, 07 Jul 2022 07:58 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Net Zero Carbon

On Monday 11th July at 10:00 am

the County Council is holding a Net Zero Roadshow at Bosworth Battlefield as part of its consultation on their ambitions to make Leicestershire a net zero carbon county by 2045.

This will impact every household and resident and the Council is keen to begin spreading the message and receiving feedback.

You can see the consultation here: Net zero strategy and action plan... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jul 2022 06:46 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Environment, community

Annual Parish Meeting 2022

As per the Local Government Act 1972, Sch 12, para 15 A parish meeting may be convened by the chairman of the parish council.

This year's meeting will take place 6.45 p.m. Thursday 12th May, 2022 at All Saint's Church, Ratcliffe Culey.

Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 11:32 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Mythe Lane Road Closure 3rd May 2022

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

A road closure is required on Mythe Lane between Between the junction of Atterton Lane and junction of From Mythe Lane to Witherley Fields Farm on the 3rd May 2022 for up to one day.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Apr 2022 08:31 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Review How Local Communities Are Run

PEOPLE in Hinckley & Bosworth are being given their say on how their local communities are run.

This is because the Borough Council is reviewing parish and town council electoral arrangements in the borough and wants to hear people's views.

Called a Community Governance Review, it will look at how local communities across the area are governed to make sure the arrangements are appropriate and relevant.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 22:35 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Hinckley Rail Freight Interchange consultation

The formal statutory consultation stage on HNRFI is extended from the 9th March 2022 to 8th April 2022. The deadline for all responses to the consultation is 8th April 2022.
The public may respond to the consultation:
• Online at the project website by completing a feedback form (a hard copy of the form may be requested free of charge via the Community Information Line).
• By completing a feedback... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 13:56 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Making A Difference Awards

Making A Difference Awards

HBBC are pleased to report that they are planning to hold their first face to face Making a Difference Awards Celebration Event on 9th June, after two long years of having to do so online. So please get nominating your worthy volunteers – details below.

The Borough Council's annual Making a Difference Awards recognises and celebrates the contribution that volunteers make in strengthening our community... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Feb 2022 15:41 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community