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

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Annual Audit - Notice of Public Rights and Publication

The Parish Council has had the annual accounts for the year 2021-22 audited by our internal auditor and they have now been submitted to the external auditor.

In line with legislation, we hereby publish the relevant details and the Notice of Public Rights and Publication.

Please see the attached forms for further details.

Posted: Thu, 30 Jun 2022 12:45 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Annual Audit, Parish Council

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

Chairman's Report - April 2022

A report from the Chairman of the Parish Council, first presented at the Annual Parish Meeting on the 28th April.

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 14:13 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Parish Council, Parish Meeting, councillor

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

Councillor Vacancies - we need you!


We need to recruit some councillors. Could this be you?

Stapleton and Kirkby Mallory both need another councillor to represent them.

What is the role of a councillor?

A parish councillor represents the views of all residents within the parish. Their ultimate aim is to improve the quality of life and the environment in the local area by working to identify issues which are important... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 11:37 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Parish Council, councillor, represent, vacancy

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

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

Stapleton - Vehicle Activated Sign - Update

The Parish Council have asked the County Council to provide some advice on the loations that we proposed to place posts for a Mobile Vehicle Activated Sign and we have posted their comments below for your information.

The Parish Council will welcome any comments you may have.

Ashby Road-

We revisited the location between houses 15-17 and is suitable for an MVAS to be installed here, However we prefer... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 16:53 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Parish Council, Stapleton, roads, traffic, vehicle activated sign

Councillor Vacancy Notice - Kirkby Mallory

Please see the attached notice of a councillor vacancy in the Kirkby Mallory Ward.

Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 11:02 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Parish Council, councillor, vacancy

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