ENDING SOON: NHP Questionnaire the deadline for responses is 16th July 2021.
The Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire is a vitally important document aimed at giving YOU, the residents of Breedon, Tonge and Wilson, the opportunity to influence the future of the place you live. Everyone in your household is welcome to take part - its not just one response per household!!
The questionnaire asks for your views... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 12:50 by Sam Lockwood
You will shortly be receiving a large questionnaire through your letter box, which is being hand delivered to all homes within the parish. This is the Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire; it is a vitally important document aimed at giving YOU, the residents, of Breedon, Tonge and Wilson the opportunity to influence the future of the place you live.
The questionnaire asks for your views and comments on... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 12:15 by Sam Lockwood
Worthington Chapel was built 200 years ago, but due to Covid, normal celebrations were put on long term hold, instead a leaflet is almost compiled charting the History, from being built for the Primitive Methodists, to being purchased from them by a servant girl, Sarah.
This is where things get a little confused, apparently Sarah was in the employ of a farmer, Mr Gilbert, who lived in or around Breedon.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 11:17 by Sam Lockwood
Breedon Group PLC have recently submitted proposals to Leicestershire County Council for the review of old mineral permissions (ROMP) for Breedon Quarry – this is not a planning application but ensures that the currently permitted operations are operated in an acceptable manner in line with modern legislation.
Another application has also been submitted to extend the life of Breedon Quarry until... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:00 by Sam Lockwood
The MET Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the East Midlands.
Over the next few days there is likely to be outbreaks of heavy rain, sleet and snow and feeling bitterly cold with ice and frost. Please be careful.
North West Leicestershire District Council... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 10:47 by Sam Lockwood
LCC Flood are meeting with independent consultant today (Monday 5th October) to view the first draft of the public report. LCC still aim to have this finished by the next Parish Council meeting, just depends on availability for senior management review.
The consultant is to meet the landowner and Trent Rivers Trust on 15th October to discuss the Natural Flood Management (NFM) measures in detail. As... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 11:32 by Sam Lockwood
Pegasus Group are preparing a planning application for land east of Moor Lane to convert the existing farmhouse on the site to two dwellings and erect an additional five dwellings including the conversion of the existing barn on site. The proposals also include the change of use of the land to the east to paddocks with the erection of a stable block.
Pegasus are keen to involve local people in shaping... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 17:31 by Sam Lockwood
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
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 13:54 by Sam Lockwood