Witherley Parish Council

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

Tags: community

Hallowe'en Fun, No Waste

Hallowe'en Fun, No Waste

Communities across Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to get involved to help prevent food and household waste this Halloween.

It's estimated up to 15 million pumpkins are binned in the UK every Halloween – but the flesh, seeds and even the stringy bits can be used to serve up some delicious treats instead. Once you have finished with your lantern, if it can't be eaten, it can go in... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 12:27 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

Advanced Notice of Road Works, Atterton Lane, Witherley

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location. A road closure is required on Atterton Lane, Witherley between the junction with Mythe Lane and the junction with Kennel Lane, Witherley on the 14th September 2021 from 09:00 to 15:00.

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

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 15:11 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, Highways, Witherley

Kennel Lane - Advanced Notice of Temporary Traffic Order

Kennel Lane will be closed on 22nd September (it is not thought the work will take more than a day to complete) to allow Leicestershire County Council carry out repairs to the road.

A notice to confirm these arrangements will be made approximately 2 weeks ahead of the work.

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 14:14 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community

A5 M42 Maintenance Works August 2021

We have advised of various amendments and updates with regards to our planned maintenance work along the A5 and M42. The delivery of our planned work has certainly proved challenging over the last few weeks. We provided an update on Friday 6 August to confirm our work would start on Monday 9 August at M42 junction 10 roundabout.

Due to safety reasons we've made the decision to temporarily suspend our... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 12:26 by Anji Forsyth

Tags: Community, Highwaysengland

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 has been delayed again, and is now planned to start on 2nd August. The delays are caused by a lack of staff due to self-isolating restrictions.

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