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: Peckleton

Wildlife Verges - training and open days

Leicestershire County Council are offering the opportunity to attend open sessions at a number of wildlife verges in the county, including Peckleton Wildlife Verge on Church Road - 3rd June at 2pm.

The open days will give members of the public a chance to assist and shadow specialist wildlife volunteers and county recorders from Naturespot in undertaking a wildflower survey, whilst giving local people... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 16:25 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Leicestershire County Council, peckleton, 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

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

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

Re-opening of Waste Sites - Barwell Tip

Re-opening of Waste Sites - Barwell Tip

An update on the opening of the waste tips from the 18th May.

Please see the picture which gives details of what you can take and how to book a slot - visits to the tip will be by appointment only.

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 08:25 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Barwell, Coronavirus, Hinckley & Bosworth, Kirkby Mallory, Peckleton, Press Release, Stapleton, tip, waste

Update from the Borough Council about waste collections

UPDATE:

Brown bin (green/garden waste) collections will resume in week commencing 27th April 2020.

These will be collected on the normal days you have been used to.

Please note this does not change the following: The Council has suspended its bulky waste collection service and is making a range of changes to a number of other key public streetscene services until further notice.

The service changes are... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 08:00 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Hinckley & Bosworth, Kirkby Mallory, Peckleton, Press Release, Stapleton

Stan Pitt Community Award 2020 - Have you sent in your nomination?

Stan Pitt Community Award 2020 - Have you sent in your nomination?

The nominations for the annual Stan Pitt Award remain open until Friday 17th April.

We want to recognise and thank the people (individual or group) who have worked to improve the villages of Stapleton, Peckleton and Kirkby Mallory.

Details and guidelines can be found on the nomination form. Nominations can be made via phone, email or by using the nomination form attached here.

Nomination forms are available... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 12:02 by Alexandra Stretton

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