Croft Parish Council

Serving the people of Croft

Clerk: Chris Holmes
2 Brookes Avenue, Croft, Leics
LE9 3GJ

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Notice of Provision of Public Rights 2019-2020

Parishioners are hereby informed that the Council's Accounts for 2019-2020 will be available at the Pavilion on Winston Ave Playing Fields, Croft between the following dates.

1st July 2020- 12th August 2020

Arrangements to exercise this right can be made by contacting the clerk at the above email address.

Posted: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 14:08 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Notices

Climate Change Strategy

NEWS: Our Climate Change Strategy is our commitment to tackling climate change in the district. We want: The Council to be carbon neutral by 2030 The District to be carbon neutral by 2050 To Encourage and enable construction of zero carbon homes To Create more space for nature, increase biodiversity To Improve our parks and green spaces Development of more walking and cycling routes

Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 10:38 by Hayley Coombes

Tags: Blaby District Council

ADVANCE NOTICE ROAD CLOSURE - BLAB0205 Enderby Road, Thurlaston

ADVANCE NOTICE ROAD CLOSURE - BLAB0205 Enderby Road, Thurlaston

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location:
Enderby Road, Thurlaston (see attached plan). The purpose of the TTRO is to allow BT to safely facilitate the inspection and testing of a telegraph pole.
The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure.
The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of one days commencing on the 8th October... Read More »


Posted: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:30 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Highways

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- B4114 Coventry Road, Croft, B581 Coventry Road, Broughton Astley, B4114 Coventry Road & B581 Broughton Road, Stoney Stanton

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- B4114 Coventry Road, Croft, B581 Coventry Road, Broughton Astley, B4114 Coventry Road & B581 Broughton Road, Stoney Stanton

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A temporary reduction in speed from 60MPH to 30MPH is required at the above locations on the 2nd September 2019 for 2 weeks.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Newline Civils to facilitate junction improvement works.
Leicestershire County Council... Read More »


Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:11 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Highways, Leicestershire County Council, Local Information, Press Release

Thousands in funding available for Community Groups

Thousands in funding available for Community Groups

Community groups and sports clubs across the District of Blaby are being encouraged to apply to the Council's Community Grants scheme to help with their projects.

£90,000 is available during 2019/20. Even more funding has been made available thanks to the money raised through the Love Blaby Lottery and a £2,000 contribution from Everyone Active.

A wide range of grants are available from £500... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 17:17 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

Return of Result of Uncontested Election

Return of Result of Uncontested Election

Following the close of the period for registration of candidates for election at 4pm on 3rd April 2019, a total of seven applications had been received for the eight possible seats, and the persons whose names appear in the accompanying list stood validly nominated and were duly elected without a contest.

The newly elected Members will be in post for up to four years from 7th May 2019.

Posted: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 13:37 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Blaby District Council, Committees, Councillors, Elections, Local Information, Press Release, Vacancies

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan Regulation 16 Consultation

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan Regulation 16 Consultation

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan – Public consultation

Regulation 16, The Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended)

Sapcote Parish Council, as qualifying body on behalf of the ten parishes known as the Fosse Villages (comprising the parishes of Aston Flamville, Croft, Huncote, Leicester Forest West, Potters Marston, Sapcote, Sharnford, Stoney Stanton, Thurlaston, and Wigston... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 17:03 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Blaby District Council, Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan, Local Information, Press Release

Have your say on how the NHS should change in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Have your say on how the NHS should change in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Independent health and care champions Healthwatch Leicester, Healthwatch Leicestershire and Healthwatch Rutland are launching a 'What would you do?' campaign to encourage people across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) to share their views about what local NHS services should look like.

Our new campaign aims to encourage people to share their views about how extra money from the Government... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:38 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG, NHS

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- Water Retexturing Works, Blaby District

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order:- Water  Retexturing Works, Blaby District

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A road closure is required on;

Thurlaston Lane, Croft and Croft Lane, Thurlaston on the 22nd March 2019 for up to 2 days (not including the weekend) from between the hours of 08.00 and 16.00.
During the closures the alternative route will be; Croft Hill Road, Main Street, Forest Road (Huncote),... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 23:00 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Highways, Leicestershire County Council, Local Information, Press Release

Local Elections May 2019 - Candidate & Agents Briefing

Local Elections May 2019 - Candidate & Agents Briefing

Please be advised that a briefing session for candidates and agents (for the District and Parish Council elections) will take place on Wednesday 6th March 2019, commencing at 6pm. The briefing will be held in the Council Chamber at Blaby District Council, Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicestershire LE19 2EP.

Anyone who is considering standing as a candidate at the local elections and their... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:30 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Blaby District Council, Councillors, Elections, Press Release

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