The winner of the 2019 Stan Pitt Community Award was announced at the Parish Meeting on 30th April.
This year's winner, Mrs Dorothy Draycott, was a very worthy nominee; described as a long-term supporter of the communities of Peckleton and Kirkby Mallory. She is an active member of the Church and has played the organ at both churches for many years. Dorothy also plays for baptisms, weddings and funerals... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 18:52 by Alexandra Stretton
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of hostilities of the 1st World War the Parish Council has placed, in each village, a bench with a design reminiscent of the conflict.
It is hoped these are a welcome addition to each village and do serve as a reminder and a fitting tribute to those who gave so much at that time. Each of the three benches have a different design but the message is the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 13:06 by Andy Elton
Peckleton Village Hall
Saturday 2nd December 7:45pm
see attached poster for details
Posted: Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:31 by Andy Elton
Peckleton now has three new dog bins to help keep the pavements and open spaces clear of dog fouling and to help responsible dog owners to more easily dispose of their dog's faeces. The Parish Council, in addition to providing the bins, has contracted with HBBC for all the bins to be emptied every week.
Please see the map for the location of the new bins.
For some time there has been concern across the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Nov 2016 15:38 by Alexandra Stretton
Three projects will receive funding in each Tesco regions nationwide on a monthly basis.
Click on the poster for more details
To apply or nominate please Click on Apply Now Below or visit;
Fill out the eligibility checker which will then put all eligible projects to the full application page.
Posted: Thu, 24 Nov 2016 15:32 by Alexandra Stretton
With the darker nights let's ensure we do all we can to protect our homes and belongings
Click on the poster to see Leicester Police advice
Posted: Sun, 30 Oct 2016 17:23 by Alexandra Stretton
VOLUNTEERS are being sought by the Borough Council to help with litter picking in various parts of Hinckley & Bosworth.
Across the borough there are already over 80 litter pickers and various litter picking groups, who do sterling work for the community improving their local areas. These include Brownies at Thornton, Cubs in Burbage, McDonalds, a walking group in Barwell, and a joint group in Carlton... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 30 Oct 2016 17:07 by Alexandra Stretton
Following nominations receive between February and April this year, Mr Roy Stafford was awarded with the third annual presentation of the Stan Pitt Community Award, as part of the Peckleton Parish Council Annual Parish Meeting on Monday 16th May 2016.
Mr Stafford was selected by local residents of Stapleton and Peckleton parish to be the person honoured by being presented with their Community Award... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 May 2016 12:00 by Alexandra Stretton
It's not too late to submit your nominations for the Stan Pitt Community Award.
Are you aware of any unsung hero in your community? Why not nominate them for the award before tomorrow's deadline?
We are searching for the unsung heroes – people or groups who deserve recognition for going that extra mile. They could be anyone but they will have helped others or contributed to their community. They... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 03 Apr 2016 17:00 by Alexandra Stretton