Author: Lisa Sly
Congratulations to the winners of the Easter Colouring Competition. The winners are
and 2 others
Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 21:43 by Lisa Sly
Press release from Sport in Desford
Fast EV Charger in Desford
Sport in Desford (SiD) has just installed
a double 22KW AC Electric Vehicle charging point
at the front of the SiD site at Peckleton Lane, Desford, LE9 9JU (approx. 4 miles from Lubbesthorpe)
for public use open 24/7
The location is already promoted on the Zap Map and Plugshare website maps and is already being well used by EV drivers. You will... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:55 by Lisa Sly
Buckingham Palace has announced the sad passing of HRH Prince Philip The Duke of Edinburgh.
His Royal Highness passed away peacefully on the morning of Friday 9th April 2021 at Windsor Castle.
Lubbesthorpe Parish Council joins with the Royal Family, the nation and people around the world in mourning his loss.
Further announcements will be made in due course.
For the latest details from Buckingham Palace,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:15 by Lisa Sly
❗ Scam alert - rogue traders in Melton
Trading Standards has received reports of rogue traders in the Melton Mowbray area of the county. Individuals have been leafleting and cold calling residents using aggressive practices requesting they sign paperwork for gardening work.
The traders are advising that there is a special offer of 25% discount for the elderly and for replying to the leaflet drop within... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 16:35 by Lisa Sly
Print out the attached templates for either the Easter Bunny or Easter Egg. Colour them in and then return to:
by midnight 31st March
All entries will be put into a prize draw with prizes being handed out over the Easter weekend. Please supply your name, age, address, e-mail and phone number if you would like to be entered into the prize draw.
Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 20:46 by Lisa Sly
Census is nearly with us only 18 days away.
Residents will start to receive their digital codes from today in the post and will be able to get support from of contact centres, or request paper copies online at
Call the Census HelpLine on 0800 141 2021
Calling the Help Line
When someone calls the Help Line they will hear... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 16:45 by Lisa Sly
Have Your Say in the Sustainable Travel Workshop!
You are invited to a sustainable travel workshop to discuss the proposed initiatives that Go Travel Solutions (LocalGo) have planned for this year.
There will be two 30 minute workshops on Tuesday 16th February, via a Zoom call, so you have a choice of which to attend.
Date: 16th February
Times: 13:30 to 14:00 or https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpdeqqqj4uGteLtcI0sQko4jFxG7XPQI5l... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 13:51 by Lisa Sly
Blaby District Council would like members of the public to comment on the Local Plan. Submissions need to be made by 12th March.
Local Plan Consultation Underway
A consultation is underway to gather residents' views on the New Local Plan, which will help Blaby District Council plan growth in the district over a 15-year period.
Set to be adopted in 2023, the new Local Plan is a vital document... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 11:33 by Lisa Sly
Please click on Local Walks and use the attached link to see details of local walks
Posted: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 12:01 by Lisa Sly
From Go Travel Solutions
Plant Trees By Moving Your Feet!
Do you walk, run or cycle around New Lubbesthorpe and the surrounding area?
The Drummond Estate would like to encourage as many residents as possible to walk, run or cycle around the development and out into the surrounding area.
If you have a video or photographs of a walking, running or cycle route you would be willing to share with your neighbours,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 11:19 by Lisa Sly