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