Thurlaston Parish Council

Serving the people of Thurlaston

Village View

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

Tel: 07873 229990

Tags: Community

Queen Elizabeth Platinum Jubilee Weekend Events

Full details of the Community Events to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 16:11 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

Blaby District Council Latest Newsletter - April 2022

For the latest edition of Blaby District Council newsletter, please click on the link.

Posted: Sat, 23 Apr 2022 14:19 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community, Newsletters

NEWS RELEASE - BDC HUNCOTE LEISURE CENTRE

NEWS RELEASE
Extra funds for landfill gas works

Blaby District Council's plans to manage the landfill gas levels being produced at Huncote Leisure Centre are set to expand after Councillors approved extra funds for additional work.

An additional £100,000 in funding has been added to the budget and continues Blaby District Council's commitment to ensure the landfill gases on the site are managed... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 08:53 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

BDC Latest - Huncote Leicsure Centre

NEWS RELEASE
Huncote Leisure Centre Update

Since last November Blaby District Council has been working tirelessly to resolve the landfill gas issues at Huncote Leisure Centre, following the discovery of elevated levels during routine maintenance works.

Throughout this period, a large amount of work has been undertaken, including the installation of gas extraction systems, venting wells, water sampling... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 27 Mar 2022 11:45 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL SAFETY MAINTENANCE WORKS M69 Junction 1 to M1 Junction 21


www.highwaysengland.co.uk


9 March 2022


Dear Sir or Madam,
NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL SAFETY MAINTENANCE WORKS
M69 Junction 1 to M1 Junction 21

I am writing to let you know that we will be carrying out essential safety maintenance works on the M69 between Junction 1 and Junction 21 of the M1.

During this work, we will be upgrading the Vehicle Restraint System in the central reserve.

When will the work take... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 13:53 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

COMMENTS SOUGHT - Resources and Waste Strategy for Leicestershire(deadline 25th April)

Dear all,

Leicestershire Waste Partnership (Leicestershire County Council and the 7 districts) are seeking views on the new Resources and Waste Strategy for Leicestershire as part of a 12 week public consultation.

The strategy examines what happens to your recycling and waste and how this can help reduce climate change and save raw materials.

The strategy has 11 pledges that sit alongside the government's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Feb 2022 17:34 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community, Consultation

Hinckley National Rail Freight Interchange

Site Notice
Planning Act 2008
Hinckley National Rail Freight Interchange Order 202X
Tritax Symmetry (Hinckley) Ltd (TSH) is commencing the statutory consultation on proposals for the Hinckley
National Rail Freight Interchange (HNRFI).

HNRFI is a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (NSIP) and includes alterations to Junction 2 of the M69 motorway to provide south-facing slip roads and a new highway... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Feb 2022 14:06 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community, Consultation

LCC - Consultation - Your Views

Your help is required for Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan (LCWIP) development - public engagement on draft networks

Continuing with our programme of work to inform the Council's approach to providing enhanced cycling and walking facilities in the County, public engagement launches this week asking for people's views on the draft priority cycling and walking networks. These have been developed... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 13:58 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community, Consultation

BDC News Release - Huncote Leisure Centre to Remain Closed

NEWS RELEASE
Huncote Leisure Centre to remain closed

On 2 November Blaby District Council closed Huncote Leisure Centre and the surrounding area due to the discovery of elevated levels of landfill gas, whilst undertaking routine works on the site.

To monitor these elevated levels, contractors installed landfill gas monitoring and extraction wells to the rear of the leisure centre.

As a result of this further... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Dec 2021 12:42 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community

Santa's Visiting and Carol Singing 17th December 6.30pm

The village Carol Service and 'Santa's Sleigh' event will be held this year:

Information as follows:

17th December 2021

Commencing 6.30pm -

All Saints Close, Nursery Close, the top of Tyers Close, Desford Road, Holt Crescent, Moat Close and finishing at the Village Hall where there will be some light refreshments.

Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy 2022 to All

Posted: Wed, 15 Dec 2021 12:31 by Elaine Foxon

Tags: Community