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Vacancy for an Assistant Clerk

The Council has a vacancy for an Assistant Clerk. Please see the advert for further information.

Posted: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:29 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Staff vacancies

Parish Councillor Vacancy

Following the resignation of Julie Ross from the Council there is a vacancy for a Parish Councillor. Please see below the notice of vacancy. If an election is not called by 11th October the Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by co-option.

If anyone is interested in becoming a Parish Councilor please do contact the Parish Office or speak to any Councillor, who will please to give you more information.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:18 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Councillor vacancy

Neighbourhood Plan Consultation 30th September 2017 - you can still have your say

Queniborough Neighbourhood Plan Third Community Consultation Event took place on SATURDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER Between 3.00 and 7.00pm in Queniborough Village Hall.

A Neighbourhood Plan is the best way of ensuring that development takes place where we want it to

- we get a chance to say what that development will look like

- we can protect the places we love most

To make this a reality your input and views are needed.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:26 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

Coppice Lane Road Closure

The Parish Council have been informed by the County Council that Coppice Lane will close on Sunday 1st October 2017 to allow for resurfacing.

Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:25 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Road Closures

Marsden Avenue Road Closure

Marsden Avenue will be closed from 25th September for three days to allow for a new water connection.

Posted: Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:11 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Road Closures

Traffic in the village - can you help?

The Parish Council continues to try and get action taken on the amount and speed of traffic in the village. The Council used its vehicle activated sign to measure traffic on the Barkby Road and South Croxton Road in the first three months of this year. This showed that around 80% of vehicles on these roads were travelling above the speed limit and 40% at a speed of 47mph or over, the speed at which Community Speed Watch would report the vehicle to the police.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:17 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Traffic, Community Speed Watch, Police

Posters on the parks

Some of the pupils of Queniborough School and members of the Queniborough Cubs have been designing posters to help people enjoy the playing fields in the village by reminding them how to look after them. The children produced many posters and these will be displayed at the King George V and Rearsby Road Playing Fields over the summer holiday period. The Parish Council are very grateful to the children for their very colourful designs.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:15 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Playing Fields

Hedges and trees overhanging the pavements

The Council does receive inquiries from village residents who are inconvenienced by hedges and trees from private gardens overhanging the pavement causing obstructions especially to people with baby buggies or in mobility scooters or wheelchairs. The Council asks all residents to please check their hedges are not blocking the pavement and trim them back if they are. The Parish Council can report cases to the Highways Department, who can enforce a request to cut back a.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:15 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Trees, Hedges

New Councillor

At its June meeting the Council co-opted Nick Morton on to the Council. Nick will take up his office when the Council resumes in August after its summer recess.

Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:13 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Councillors

Charnwood Open Spaces Survey

Charnwood is reviewing the open spaces in the borough to produce a strategy for future requirements. It is looking at all public open spaces including pitches, parks, cemeteries etc. to see if they meet current and future need.

There is a survey that they would like residents to complete to ensure the community has its say in the review and this can be found at:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CBCopenspaces.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:13 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Public Spaces

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