Author: Phil Laughton

HRH Duke of Edinburgh

HRH Duke of Edinburgh

The Parish Council are deeply saddened by the death of His Royal Highness, the Duke of Edinburgh.

Due to the coronavirus restrictions it is not possible to have a book of condolence for villagers at the Parish Office. The Parish Council asks that any resident who may wish to leave a message of condolence please use the online book for all residents of Charnwood on Charnwood Borough Council's website.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 15:16 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Duke of Edinburgh

Parish Office is now open

Office hours will now be: Wednesdays 10am-4pm & Thursdays 10am-4pm

Due to continued Covid restrictions access to the office will be limited.

- On arrival please ring the door bell for attention.

- Face masks must be worn.

- Hand sanitisers should be used.

- Track and trace records will be kept.

Copies of the Neighbourhood Plan are available but please phone to make an appointment as this will require... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 12:00 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Office Hours

Tennis courts and outside gym now open

In line with the Government's pandemic roadmap the tennis courts and outside gym equipment are now open again.

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 12:53 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Tennis court

Neighbourhood Plan referendum

Queniborough's Neighbourhood Plan goes to referendum on May 6th.

The Neighbourhood Plan has already helped the refusal of the Hallam Homes application on Melton Road. Please vote for the plan to give our village more protection from speculative planning applications

More details on the Neighbourhood Plan Page..

Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 09:08 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

Hallam Homes Application refused

Charnwood Borough Council Plans Committee refused the application P/20/1605/2 Outline application for erection of up to 200 dwellings, all matters reserved except access. Land at Melton Road Queniborough LE7 3FL, at their meeting on 25th March 2021.

It was refused by 8 votes to 4 on the grounds of the damage it would cause to the area of separation between Queniborough and surrounding communities. The... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 09:03 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Planning

Tennis Courts and outside gym now closed

Due to the current Government restrictions the Tennis Courts and outside gym are now closed. Play areas remain open.

Posted: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 11:43 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Covid 19

Covid 19 restrictions

The latest restrictions due to Covid 19 are listed on Charnwood Borough Council's website

Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 09:48 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Covid 19

Hallam Homes application on Melton Road

A new web page has been created to to collect information on the application and help residents who may wish to comment on the proposal.

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 09:24 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Planning

Bus passes can now be used before 9.30am

Leicestershire County Council's County has informed Parish Councils that bus passes can now be used before 9.30am to allow people to get to supermarkets when they have their open hours for the elderly.

Posted: Sat, 18 Apr 2020 13:26 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Bus passes

Coronavirus information page set up

A new coronavirus information page has been set up under the Community section with relevant information from the local authority, police and NHS. It aims to highlight the information available to local residents.

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:48 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Community, Covid 19, News