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


HBBC - Local Plan Review - HAVE YOUR SAY

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council would like to hear your views on the local plan.

Go to to find out more and make your views known.

Please see attached leaflet for more information.

Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 11:33 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Hinckley & Bosworth, Planning, local Plan

Get the COVID jab this weekend in Hinckley

Anyone who has not yet been vaccinated or who is due their second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine can get a jab at Hinckley Leisure Centre this Sunday and Monday (11 and 12 July).

No appointment is necessary, anyone aged over 18 who has not yet been vaccinated or who has received their first vaccination at least eight weeks ago is eligible to drop in and get a jab.

Remember, HBBC employees do not need to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:08 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Coronavirus, Hinckley and Bosworth, vaccination

Notice of Public Rights - Annual Audit

Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance and Accountability Return.

Each year the Parish Council undertakes an Internal Audit, followed by a review of their Annual Governance and Accountability Report by an external auditor.

The Council are obliged to make their accounts available to the public and this year the period of Public Rights will be between the 1st July and 11th... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 14:37 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Annual Audit

Housing Needs Survey

You may already have received a Housing Needs Survey letter and questionnaire from Midlands Rural Housing on behalf of Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council.

They are in the process of delivering them to every household in the parish.

These are genuine and are designed to identify the housing needs of local people living in the Parish.

Please contact the clerk if you have any queries.

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 15:34 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Community, Hinckley and Bosworth

Have your say - local bus services

The county council is working closely with local bus operators to come up with bold plans to improve public transport – and encouraging more people to use it.

The Government has pledged £3 billion to help progress these plans across the country – and Leicestershire is aiming to secure a fair share of the funding.

However, to secure this funding, the council must develop a Bus Service... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Jun 2021 11:10 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Bus Services, Community, public transport, survey

Have your say - proposed changes to Parliamentary Constituencies

Hinckley and Bosworth residents are being urged to have their say on proposed changes to Parliamentary constituencies.

The Boundary Commission for England (BCE) has now published its initial proposals for new constituency boundaries and launched an eight week public consultation to enable members of the public to provide feedback on the proposals.

The 2023 Review of Parliamentary constituencies was formally... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 14:34 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Consultation, News, Parliamentary Boundaries

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

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