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

Latest News

Removal of booking system at Somerby RHWS

Leicestershire County Council have confirmed that due to revisions to Government guidance concerning social distancing on July 19th, they will be removing the booking system for the Recycling and Household Waste Sites on this date. This will mean that users can turn up at any site when it is open to dispose of their household waste. Anyone using a van or trailer, or bringing certain waste types, will... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 08:35 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Tip

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

The Parish Council is delighted to report that the NP referendum result from May 6th 2021 was as follows:

Yes 358

No 32

7 Spoilt papers

92% in favour of the NDP

The Parish Council would like to thank parishioners for their resounding support for the NDP. They would also like to thank all those who worked on this plan over a 5 year period. Many hours of hard work went into the NDP for which the Parish Council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 May 2021 11:22 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER FOOTPATH D84/BRIDLEWAY D82 SOMERBY

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER FOOTPATH D84/BRIDLEWAY D82 SOMERBY

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A footpath and bridleway closure is required on Footpath D84 and Bridleway D82 starting on 24th May 2021 for 6 months.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order has been implemented for public safety, so Severn Trent Water and their contractors can carry out mains replacement works.
The proposed... Read More »


Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 14:57 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Footpath/Bridleway closure

Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations for the Neighbourhood Plan Referendum on 6th May 2021

Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations for the Neighbourhood Plan Referendum on 6th May 2021

Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations for the Neighbourhood Plan Referendum on Wednesday 6th May 2021

Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:23 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan, Poll, Referendum

Referendum on the adoption of the Somerby Neighbourhood Plan

Referendum on the adoption of the Somerby Neighbourhood Plan

Referendum on the adoption of the Somerby Neighbourhood Plan

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 12:48 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER: BRIDLEWAY D82 SOMERBY

TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER: BRIDLEWAY D82 SOMERBY

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A temporary closure is required on Bridleway D82 on 08th February 2021 for 40 days.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety, so Severn Trent Water and their contractors can undertake trial hole investigations for a major water mains replacement scheme.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 17:38 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Burrough, Road Closure

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER PICKWELL ROAD/LEESTHORPE ROAD SOMERBY

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER PICKWELL ROAD/LEESTHORPE ROAD SOMERBY

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A road closure is required on Pickwell Road, Leesthorpe and Leesthorpe Road, Pickwell on the 09th February 2021 for 11 days.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety, so Leicestershire County Council can undertake carriageway repair work.
The proposed alternative... Read More »


Posted: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 11:58 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Leesthorpe, Pickwell, Road Closure

LCC communication - New signs are latest step in tackling bird flu

New road signs have been erected near Melton Mowbray to remind drivers of the restrictions that are in place to reduce the spread of bird flu.

The 40 warning signs are part of a series of measures being carried out by Leicestershire County Council, Rutland County Council, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) who are working together... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 13:19 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Avian Flu, Bird Flu, LCC

100 bus service

100 bus service

For info, from the Centrebus website:From Wednesday 18th November, service 100 will only operate on Tuesday and Friday. There will be no service on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and at Weekends.This reduction has been necessary due to the implications of the covid pandemic and a reduction in the number of staff available to operate services.We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 08:12 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Bus

Notice of Councillor Vacancy

Notice of Councillor Vacancy

Notice of Councillor Vacancy

Posted: Sat, 07 Nov 2020 13:19 by Kathryn Staley

Tags: Councillors, Somerby, Vacancy

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