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: Local Information

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

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

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

Views invited on the new Blaby district urgent care centre location

Views invited on the new Blaby district urgent care centre location

NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group is planning to open a new urgent care centre in the Blaby district area.

Urgent care centres treat patients for injuries and illnesses that require immediate attention, but are not life-threatening and people will be treated by an experienced nurse for a range of minor illnesses and injuries including cuts and bruises, stomach upsets,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 16:11 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Local Information, NHS, East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG

Find out more about proposals for hospitals and maternity services in Leicester

Find out more about proposals for hospitals and maternity services in Leicester

Better Care Together Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, a partnership which aims to improve local healthcare services, is inviting people to a series of public events over the next month to find out more about proposals for hospitals and maternity services in Leicester.

People can also hear about other work underway to make care better for patients – including improvements to the healthcare... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:06 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Local Information, NHS, East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG

Christmas lights switch-on 2018

Christmas lights switch-on 2018

This year's Christmas lights switch-on will take place from 6:30pm on Saturday 1st December on the embankment on Hill Street.
We hope to see lots of people from Croft there to listen to the silver band and watch the lights be turned on.

Posted: Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:08 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Local Information

New Councillor Co-opted

New Councillor Co-opted

Croft Parish Council have recently appointed a new parish councillor.

With two candidates having come forward for consideration at the meeting held on 13th September 2018, the parish council have chosen to co=opt a new Member.

We would like to announce that Mrs Sue Rhodes was co-opted as a parish councillor onto Croft Parish Council at the meeting on 13th September 2018.

The parish council would like... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:23 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Press Release, Local Information, Vacancies, Councillors, Elections

Fun Day

Fun Day

Sat, 09 Jun 2018 13:00
Fun Day with lots of activities

Football competition
Kids races
Climbing Wall
Pop-up Gin Festival
Inflatable Unicorn
Fairground rides
Sweeping Bar
Kids Tea Party
Bouncy Castle
Face Painting
Raffle
Beer Tent
Buzz Wire
Big Red Balls

Venue: Winston Avenue Playing FieldsContact: Mike Ratcliffe - 07962 233 311

Posted: Thu, 31 May 2018 10:05 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Local Information, Fun Day

By-election May 2018

By-election May 2018

A by-election for the Stoney Stanton and Croft Ward, for a seat on Leicestershire County Council, took place on Thursday 3 May 2018.

The results for the by-election for the Stoney Stanton and Croft Ward have been declared.

Nick Cox, The Green Party - 153 Votes
Christina Emmett, Labour Party - 444 Votes
Danny John Findlay, Liberal Democrat - 1032 Votes
Maggie Wright, Conservative Party - 1566 Votes.

Maggie... Read More »



Posted: Fri, 04 May 2018 15:07 by Clerk & RFO

Tags: Local Information, Leicestershire County Council, Elections