Peckleton Parish Council

Serving the people of Peckleton, Kirkby Mallory and Stapleton

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Clerk: Mrs Alexandra Stretton
Woodbine Cottage, 11 Cottage
Lane, Desford, Leicestershire

Tel: 07818 261585

Latest News

Suspension of Parish Council Meetings

The Council is disappointed that under current legislation, it is no longer legal for Parish Councils to meet virtually. Therefore, for the time being, Peckleton Parish Council meetings are suspended and the Parish Council have authorised a Scheme of Delegation which will allow the Clerk to continue the work of the Council until meetings can safely (and legally) take place again.

The clerk will keep... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 18:38 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Coronavirus, Meeting, Parish Council

Annual Parish Meeting - Wedesday 5th May 2021

The Annual Parish Meeting is not a parish council meeting, it is a meeting called on behalf of the electors of the parish by the chairman.

It is your opportunity to raise and discuss ideas and concerns.

All parishioners are welcome to attend. See attached agenda for more information.

This meeting will follow the Annual Meeting of the Parish Council which starts at 7.00pm

The meeting will be held virtually... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 11:50 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Parish Meeting

Could you be a Parish Councillor?

There is a councillor vacancy in the Stapleton Ward. Please see the attached notice for more details.

Could you be our new councillor?

Women or men over the age of 18 can apply. See attached notice or contact the Clerk for more details.

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 11:31 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Parish Council, Stapleton, councillor, vacancy

Change of Meeting Date - April 2021

Due to the official period of mourning for His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh, the April meeting of the Parish Council has been postponed and will now take place on Thursday 22nd April at 7.30pm.

Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 10:49 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Meeting, Parish Council

Casual Employment Opportunity - Hinckley & Bosworth are looking for election staff

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough council are currently recruiting casual staff for the elections on 6 May 2021 (Leicestershire County Council, Police & Crime Commissioner and some parish).

They are recruiting casual staff to assist in the running of the elections on 6 May 2021.

There are several posts available during election time:

• Presiding Officer

• Poll Clerk

• Overnight/daytime... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Mar 2021 11:01 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: HBBC, Hinckley & Bosworth, elections, employment

Notice of Parish Council Vacancy - Stapleton Ward

Notice of Parish Council Vacancy - Stapleton Ward

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Peckleton Parish Council in the Stapleton Ward.

Please see the attached document for further details or click on the link below.

Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:43 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Stapleton, councillor, parish council, vacancy

New Street Lamps

New Street Lamps

You may have already noticed some activity around the villages as Leicestershire County Council begin work on our project to replace or upgrade the 49 street lamps that the Parish Council is responsible for.

Some lamps are being replaced altogether, others are having a new light fitted to the existing pole.

These new LED lamps will be lower maintenance and use less energy than the old sodium lamps, so... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 10:09 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Kirkby Mallory, Parish Council, Peckleton, Stapleton, street lamps

Kirkby Mallory - Real Motorsprot - amendments to Noise Abatement Notice

Further to our open letter recently shared on this site.

The deadline for responding to the request from HBBC for comments on the amendments to the noise abatement notice is Friday 12th February.

We have clarified with HBBC what the request is:

The first four variation items are an exact and direct copy of variations requested and approved two years ago but the time period applied to them has now expired.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 12:14 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Community, Kirkby Mallory

An Open Letter to Residents from the Parish Council

Request from Real Motorsport Ltd for amendments to the current Noise Abatement Notice.

Please see the attached open letter to residents from the Parish Council.

The Parish Council has been asked by the Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council (HBBC) for any views the Council may have regarding a request from Real Motorsport Ltd for amendments to the current Noise Abatement Notice regulating the use and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:47 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Community, Hinckley & Bosworth, Kirkby Mallory, Parish Council

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