Author: Sam Lockwood

Garden waste and cardboard collections

Garden waste and cardboard collections

Garden waste and cardboard collections will continue monthly until further notice.

Message from NWLDC - 'We understand these collections are important to you - we continue to review when it is safe to resume normal fortnightly collections.

Your garden waste and cardboard is normally collected in the same vehicle but kept separate. This requires a four man crew during the summer months, due to a large... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 10:43 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Information, News

Weather Warnings - Be prepared

Weather Warnings - Be prepared

This is just a message for those often affected by flood to be prepared and be prepared and alert to this possibility...stay safe...

Although the weather is extremely changeable at the moment, there are warnings in the coming days of thunderstorms and heavy rain that could cause localised flooding.

According to the Met Office:
While some areas stay dry, others could see severe thunderstorms, with possible... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Aug 2020 12:55 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Information, News, flooding

VJ Day

VJ Day

Nigel Jaxon, a resident of Breedon, will be carrying out a small ceremony to commemorate VJ Day and to remember all those who served in the Far East.

The ceremony will take place at 11am on Sunday 16th August at the War Memorial on the Green.

People welcome to attend to show their respects, but please continue to comply with government guidance around Covid-19 and adhere to social distancing.

Posted: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 10:13 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News

Breedon Play Area - Opening Saturday 8th August

Breedon Play Area - Opening Saturday 8th August

Breedon Play Area will be opening on Saturday 8th August.

The Parish Council wants to make sure that you, your family and everyone who uses it stays fit and healthy.

Please read and follow the guidance below:

  • You must ensure you and those with you are social distancing as per Government Guidance.
  • Everyone should clean hands before and after visiting. You will need to provide your own hand cleanser/sanitiser.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:33 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: CoronaVirus, News

Leicestershire Rural Housing Association - 1 bed flat coming available shortly in Breedon.

Leicestershire Rural Housing Association - 1 bed flat coming available shortly in Breedon.

Leicestershire Rural Housing Association

Social Housing in Breedon

Southworth Road, Breedon

1 bed flat

Weekly rent approx. £82.56/Monthly rent £359.00

Applicants must have proven housing need.

Priority given to applicants over with a local connection to Breedon (This includes current residency, previous residency, family connections and employment).

Will also consider applicants with connection... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 01 Aug 2020 11:25 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Housing

Police Report July Update

Police Report July Update

Please see the attachment below for the latest Police Report.

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:18 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Police

Next Parish Council Meeting

Next Parish Council Meeting

The Parish Council doesn't meet in August, the next meeting will be held on Thursday 7th September 2020 at 7pm.

Thank you to those who have contacted the Parish Council recently, to resolve queries. If you would like any information, help or support, before the meeting in September, please do not hesitate to get the Clerk directly on clerk@breedonparishcouncil.org.uk

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 13:54 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Information, News

Cameron Site

Cameron Site

Following the easing of lockdown Cameron Homes are recommencing work at the Breedon site starting with the construction of the attenuation ponds which should reassure villagers previously affected by flooding.

Posted: Sun, 26 Jul 2020 09:43 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: Information, News, flooding

Breedon Play Area remains CLOSED

Breedon Play Area remains CLOSED

For the time being Breedon Play Area remains CLOSED. Thank you for your patience and co-operation at this time.

The government public health guidelines are a considerable challenge and the Parish Council needs to be aware of its duty of care to both public and its staff. The Parish Clerk is therefore recommending that a pragmatic approach is being taken with clear information to the public about risks.... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 11 Jul 2020 13:38 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: News, Play area

HS2 Business Engagement

HS2 Business Engagement

HS2 Business Engagement

HS2 Ltd is holding a series of 8 free weekly webinars for businesses local to the line of the new railway. These will help businesses understand more about the HS2 supply chain, how it works, and how they can work with us.

https://www.hs2.org.uk/events/work-with-us-wednesdays/

NWLDC Business Focus team are informing business but please could you promote to local businesses you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 23:04 by Sam Lockwood

Tags: HS2, News