Author: Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

A sub-group of the Parish Council have been working very hard to organise the Party In The Park from 2pm - 10pm on Saturday. 4th June and a Street Party on Sunday 5th 1-3pm.

See the attached document for the events, competitions and contacts.

Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 14:49 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Jubilee

Charnwood Borough Council Notice of Review

Notice of Interim Review of Polling Districts, Polling Places and Polling Stations

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 10:32 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Charnwood

West End Runners West End 8’ – Sunday 29th May

West End Runners would like announce the return of the West End 8 road race after 2 years and to give the residents of Queniborough advanced notice of a Temporary Traffic Restriction Order (TTRO) in place for Sunday 29th May 2022.

On Sunday 29th May a TTRO is in place with Leicestershire County Council to ensure the safe running of an 8-mile road race starting and finishing at Syston Rugby Club. There... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 15:18 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Road Closures

Bloor Homes Public Consultation

Bloor Homes have begun their consultation period on plans for 125 houses at Queniborough Lodge off Melton Road, Queniborough. This area is allocated for up to 132 dwellings within the Queniborough Neighbourhood Plan. Bloor Homes will be posting leaflets and feedback forms through residents letter boxes in the next few days. Unfortunately not all residents from the village will be included in this mailout.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 17:11 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Additional Village Handyman Wanted

The Parish Council is looking for a local contractor who can work for the Parish Council for one or two mornings a week. The contractor would work with our current village gardener/handyman to carry out repairs and other work around the village. If you are interested, please contact the Parish Office.

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 17:07 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Staffing vacancies

Planning application - Land off Boonton Meadows Way

Charnwood Borough Council has agreed to defer this application until January 27th. following the Parish Council asking for time to seek legal opinion on the application and the way the Planning Authority has interpreted the influence of the Neighbourhood Plan on the application. The Parish Council believes the Planning Authority has not correctly given full weight to the Neighbourhood Plan and is seeking... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Dec 2021 15:07 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Parish Office Christmas Closing

The Parish Office will be closed from 2pm. Thursday 23rd December to 10am on Wednesday 5th January 2022

Posted: Wed, 22 Dec 2021 15:04 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Parish Office

Extra Lane proposed for Crossroads - again!

Once again the Local Highways Authority is proposing to put an additional traffic lane on the Rearsby Road side of the Crossroads. This is to accommodate additional traffic should the planning application for 150 houses off Barkby Road be agreed. The Parish Council are opposing both the housing application and the additional traffic lane at the crossroads.

A copy of the Parish Council's objection and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Oct 2021 11:36 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning, Trees

Council opposes Charnwood Local Plan

Queniborough Parish Council is opposing the Charnwood Local Plan as it will affect the village. The developments along the Melton Road will create even more traffic through the village and greater strains on the already stretched services in the area.

The full comments are available here.

Posted: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 10:27 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Proposed Traffic Regulation Order - Barkby Road, Queniborough

THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

(BARKBY ROAD, QUENIBOROUGH, IN THE BOROUGH OF CHARNWOOD) (IMPOSITION OF 40MPH SPEED LIMIT) ORDER 202

Public Notice is to be given on Wednesday 18th August 2021 of the County Council's intention to make an Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 the effect of which will be to introduce the above-mentioned Order.

Enclosed is a copy of the Notice and a plan showing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 11:52 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Traffic