Croft Parish Council

Serving the people of Croft

Temporary contact: Cllr Hannah Small
c/o The Heathcote Arms, Hill
Street, Croft, Leics LE9 3EG

Tags: Blaby District Council

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: Press Release, Blaby District Council

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

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

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: Press Release, Blaby District Council, Elections, Councillors

Local Authority Building Control Partnership Expands

Local Authority Building Control Partnership Expands

A Building Control partnership led by Blaby District Council will be joined by Oadby & Wigston Borough Council.

The Blaby District Council Building Control Partnership (BCP) began in June 2018 with Harborough District Council. Set in a competitive industry, the partnership was created to help ease the issue of a shortage of local authority Building Control Surveyors across the country.

With the addition... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 17:55 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Blaby District Council, Press Release

'Be a Councillor' event to be held in Narborough

'Be a Councillor' event to be held in Narborough

An event showcasing the role of a councillor for prospective candidates in the run up to next year's district elections is taking place at the end of October.

Blaby District Council, holding the first event in partnership with North West Leicestershire District Council, Oadby & Wigston Borough Council and Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council as part of the nationwide initiative to encourage potential... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 17:17 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Elections, Vacancies, Blaby District Council, Councillors

Ladies Fashion Show and Pop-up Shop

Ladies Fashion Show and Pop-up Shop

Wednesday 11th April at 7.00 pm for 7.30 pm at Blaby District Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough.

Tickets £5 - In aid of Leicestershire Air Ambulance.

Posted: Sun, 25 Mar 2018 10:21 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Local Information, Blaby District Council

Croft needs the Winston Avenue Car Park !

Below is the text of our response to Blaby District Council's consultation on the future of car parks. All car parks are being discussed, only Winston Avenue is proposed to tbe split in half, with one half being used for development.

We believe that the car park is vital to the continuing successful use of the sports ground, to the future site of a new pavilion and village hall and for access to public... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:29 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Local Information, Blaby District Council, Planning, Finance & Budget