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
LE9 9GF

Tel: 07818 261585

Tags: Kirkby Mallory

Change of Name for our Parish?

Have your say.

As you will be aware, the Borough Council is undertaking a community governance review. Following the initial consultation and based on the responses received, the Borough Council on Tuesday evening agreed draft recommendations for further consultation.

Their recommendation for our parish is:

Peckleton

The name of the parish be amended to "Kirkby Mallory, Peckleton & Stapleton Parish... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 17:25 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Community, Kirkby Mallory, News, Parish Council, Peckleton, Stapleton

Nominate a verge - Wildlife Verge Scheme

Nominate a verge - Wildlife Verge Scheme

Potential Wildlife Verges in the Parish

You may be aware that the Parish Council has adopted a verge in Peckleton under the LCC Wildlife Verge Scheme.

The basis of the scheme is that the verge is left to wildlife and mowed once each year in the autumn, allowing native species to thrive.

We would be pleased to hear nominations from Kirkby Mallory and Stapleton.

As part of the scheme, LCC carry out a spring... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 11:34 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Kirkby Mallory, Peckleton, Stapleton, verges, wildlife

Stan Pitt Award 2022

Stan Pitt Award 2022

Stan Pitt Community Award 2022

Parish recognises and honours resident who stands out from the crowd.

This year we had 3 nominations, all of them are an absolute credit to the parish.

We had 2 winners. Our winners were Sandra Stafford, for the outstanding support she gives to the elderly of the village, her food bank collections and work to support the village hall together with Chris Whitby and Eleanor... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 09:47 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Community, Kirkby Mallory, Parish Council, Parish Meeting, Peckleton, Stan Pitt Award, Stan Pitt Community Award, Stapleton

HBBC Community Governance Review

Review to look at how local communities are run

Have your say on how your local community is run.

The Borough Council is reviewing parish and town council electoral arrangements in the borough and wants to hear people's views.

Called a Community Governance Review, it will look at how local communities across the area are governed to make sure the arrangements are appropriate and relevant. It has been... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 19:48 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Hinckley & Bosworth, Kirkby Mallory, Parish Council, Peckleton, Stapleton

New - latest Parish Council Newsletter

New - latest Parish Council Newsletter

Newsletters have been delivered to all houses in the parish this week.

Click on the link to see a PDF version.

Posted: Fri, 18 Mar 2022 11:37 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Kirkby Mallory, News, Peckleton, Press Release, Stapleton, newsletter

Public Letter - Amendment to Noise Abatement Notice at Mallory Park

The Parish Council have been made aware of a letter from Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, see attached, which has been delivered to all homes in Kirkby Mallory.

The Mallory Park Circuit have applied to amend the Noise Abatement Notice and there will be an open event at the track on Tuesday 14th December, 4pm to 7pm to which all are welcome.

Comments are due to Hinckley & Bosworth due in by... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 21:01 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Consultation, Hinckley and Bosworth, Kirkby Mallory

New - Parish Council Newsletter arriving soon

New  - Parish Council Newsletter arriving soon

The latest Parish Council Newsletter will start landing on doormats today.

We look forward to receiving your feedback.

See attached PDF for electronic version.

Posted: Thu, 04 Nov 2021 13:25 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Kirkby Mallory, Parish Council, Peckleton, Stan Pitt Award, Stapleton, bin emptying, vacancy, vehicle activated sign

New Way to Report Issues to County Council

There is a new way to report issues to the County Council:

Contact Us Form - Enquiry Details - Leicestershire County Council Self Service (achieveservice.com)

This form can be used to report issues with footpaths, roads, verges, waste, transport, etc.

We are aware that accidents that occur in the parish rarely get reported to the Highways Department. There isn't an option to report accidents on this form... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Oct 2021 08:54 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Kirkby Mallory, Peckleton, Stapleton, roads, traffic, vehicle activated sign

Councillor Vacancies - your council needs you!

We have 2 vacancies on the Parish Council - one in Stapleton Ward and one in Kirkby Mallory ward.

Are you interested in taking an active role in your community?

If you have lived or worked in the parish for at least 12 months you are probably eligible to represent your village on the council.

The Parish Council plays a vital role within the Parish, working towards keeping the parish an attractive place... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 07:46 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Community, Kirkby Mallory, News, Parish Council, Stapleton, 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