Thurlaston Parish Council

Serving the people of Thurlaston

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Clerk: Elaine Foxon
16 Cambridge Drive, Desford
Leics LE9 9JB

Tel: 07873 229990


Nomination Forms - Annual Parish Awards 2021


Thurlaston Parish Council would like to invite you to submit nominations for either one or all of the following three awards.

The Environmental Award is awarded to the person/organisation who has done most to improve the appearance or understanding of the local environment.

The Silver Jubilee Award is awarded to the person/organisation judged to have made the most noteworthy... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 17:01 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Awards, Community

BDC - Operation Warm Welcome

Operation Warm Welcome

A portal is now open for people, organisations and businesses to register offers of support to Afghan arrivals to the UK.

Blaby District Council has committed to assist the relocation of two families of Afghan interpreters or translators who supported British troops in Afghanistan. Afghans who assisted the UK in conflict, their families and those evacuees at highest risk will be... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Sep 2021 16:07 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

BDC News release - Electric Vehicle Charging Points

EV charging points live in Blaby Town Centre

The first charging points in Blaby District Council's pay and display car parks are live and ready to use, as part of a project to make electric vehicle owning more accessible to residents.

Johns Court and Enderby Road car parks in Blaby are the first to charging points to go live, with eight bays in each car park exclusively reserved for EV car owners to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Aug 2021 13:57 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

LCC - Emergency Closure


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

An emergency road closure was required on Church Street, Thurlaston on the 2nd August 2021 for up to 21 days, but the order is expected to be in force for 3 days.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 15:01 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

Blaby District Council - News Release

New Chief Executive appointment

Julia Smith has been appointed as the new Chief Executive for Blaby District Council.

Julia, who will start in the autumn, will succeed Jane Toman, who will retire next month after spending 15 years at Blaby District Council – including 5 years as Chief Executive.

Julia is currently Director of Communities and Wellbeing at Harborough District Council,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 15:17 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Newsletters

Leicestershire County Council Contact Form

Notification received from Leicestershire County Council

To whom it may concern,

Leicestershire County Council have recently made some changes to the way customers can now contact us.

The Leicestershire County Council Customer Service Centre (CSC) has introduced a new online enquiry form which can be accessed via our website or here.

Customers using any of the below email addresses will be advised to use... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:32 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

Wildflower Verge Project

The Wildflower Verge Project is being undertaken throughout Leicestershire with the site for Thurlaston located on Desford Road.

Attached is a copy of the survey report and management recommendations undertaken by NatureSpot, with the following details noted in relation to all those verges contained within the project:

Now that we have completed the surveys and analysed the data, I thought you might... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 09:40 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

LCC - Recycling and Household Waste Sites (RHWS) changes WEF 19th July 2021

Recycling and Household Waste Sites (RHWS) changes to the booking system

Please see the information below about the removal of the booking system for the Recycling and Household Waste Sites:

Due to revisions to Government guidance concerning social distancing on July 19th, we are now in a position to remove the booking system for the Recycling and Household Waste Sites on this date. This will mean that... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 16:11 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

Blaby Ditrict Council - Be A Good Neighbour

Blaby Ditrict Council - Be A Good Neighbour

Blaby District Council update: The summer has arrived, and with many residents looking forward to the long evenings and warm weather, issues like fly tipping, neighbour disputes, loud music and parties or antisocial behaviour arise. Some things can ruin people's fun.

Be a Good Neighbour is highlighting the advice and information that helps people approach difficult situations and conversations with... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 13:49 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community


Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan adopted

After receiving more than 85% backing from local residents and approval by Blaby District Councillors, the Fosse Villages Neighourhood Plan has been adopted.

The ten parishes, made up of Aston Flamville, Croft, Huncote, Leicester Forest West, Sapcote, Potters Marston, Sharnford, Stoney Stanton, Thurlaston and Wigston Parva have worked together to prepare the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 12:29 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

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