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Somerby Parish Council

Serving the people of Burrough On The Hill, Leesthorpe, Pickwell and Somerby

Clerk: Kathryn Staley
20 The Field, Somerby, Melton
Mowbray, Leics LE14 2PT

Tel: 01664 454529

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Vacancy for Parish Councillor

Vacancy for Parish Councillor

SOMERBY PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY

A vacancy has arisen for the position of Parish Councillor

Monthly Parish Council Meetings are held 11 times a year (there is no meeting during August) usually the 2nd Wednesday of the month. In addition, Special Meetings are occasionally called to discuss specific matters when appropriate. Meetings are held throughout the 3 villages.

Candidates must fulfil the necessary qualifications:.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 16:48 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Councillors, Vacancy

IMPROVEMENTS TO SOMERBY PLAY AREA

IMPROVEMENTS TO SOMERBY PLAY AREA

We are hoping to add to the Play Area equipment, especially with items geared towards toddlers. If you have any ideas of apparatus they would enjoy please can you contact the Parish Clerk at somerbyparish@btconnect.com or 454529

Posted: Wed, 31 Jan 2018 10:33 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Somerby, Play Area

Planning Appeal - Public Inquiry

Planning Appeal - Public Inquiry

Notice of the Public Inquiry into the appeal relating to the application for residential development for up to 32 dwellings at Field OS 3300, Oakham Road, Somerby, Melton Mowbray, LE14 2QL

Posted: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Planning Appeal

ROAD CLOSURE - MAREFIELD LANE, SOMERBY

ROAD CLOSURE - MAREFIELD LANE, SOMERBY

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to the Temporary road closure of the above location.

The closure is required from the junction of Twyford Road.
The road will be closed on 27th November 2017 for one day.
This will safely allow contractors to safely undertake tree cutting.

The alternative diversion route will be: - Twyford Road, Station Hill, Marefield Lane, Twyford Road, Dawsons Lane and vice.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:40 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Road Closure

LEICESTERSHIRE MINERALS AND WASTE LOCAL PLAN: CONSULTATION ON PROPOSED CHANGES

The County Council has published Proposed Changes to the pre-submission draft Minerals and Waste Local Plan for Leicestershire. The Proposed Changes have been prepared following representations received on the draft plan consultation which took place last year.

This consultation provides you with an opportunity to comment on the Proposed Changes. After consideration of any representations received, the Local Plan will be.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:36 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: LCC, Minerals and Waste, LCC Local Plan, consultation

ROAD CLOSURE - NEWBOLD LANE, SOMERBY AND NEWBOLD

ROAD CLOSURE - NEWBOLD LANE, SOMERBY AND NEWBOLD

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

Newbold Lane will be closed on 6th November 2017 for 1 day.

The road will be closed from the junction of High Street, Somerby, to the junction of Newbold Road, Newbold.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to allow Leicestershire County Council take core samples from.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:01 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Road Closure

Melton Local Plan

Melton Local Plan

Drop-In Event

Somerby Memorial Hall

Wednesday 26th July, 4-7pm

The Melton Local Plan Addendum of Focussed Changes includes main items of new information and analysis published or completed since the draft Local Plan was published in November 2016 and the significant changes arising out of it as suggested modifications.

The main changes can be viewed at:

www.meltonplan.co.uk

Planning Officers will be.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:46 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Melton Local Plan, consultation

Cicle Classic Sunday 23rd April 2017

Cicle Classic Sunday 23rd April 2017

Please be aware that there will be road closures and disruption to traffic in the Parish from approx 12.30 to 2.30pm

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ROAD CLOSURES ARE LEGALLY ENFORCEABLE...plan your route accordingly

Please go to http://cicleclassic.co.uk/?page_id=398 for full details.

Posted: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:51 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: CicleClassic

Incident on Wednesday 22nd March

Incident on Wednesday 22nd March

Did anyone witness the incident involving a lorry outside Somerby Primary School on Wednesday 22nd March at approximately 12.15pm? If so, please contact me on 01664 454529 or somerbyparish@btconnect.comThank you

Posted: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:59 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Traffic

Stay Well This Winter

Stay Well This Winter

With the 'NHS Now' app, you can access all necessary self-care advice or choose and find your nearest, most appropriate and most convenient local health services. This includes finding out which are currently open to you at any time of the day or night. You get live opening times and directions to the service.

East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group suggest that you download their new 'NHS.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:10 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: NHS

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