Lubbesthorpe Parish Council

Serving the people of Lubbesthorpe

Clerk: Lisa Sly

Tel: 07593 873062

Tags: Blaby District Council

NEWS RELEASE Fines for illegal tree works

NEWS RELEASE  Fines for illegal tree works

NEWS RELEASE

Fines for illegal tree works in Glenfield Fines totalling £5,880 have been given to both a tree specialist and a landowner for illegal work to a mature ash tree in Glenfield protected by a Tree Preservation Order.

Arboriculturist Mr Lee Ward of Mountsorrel undertook extensive work on the tree under the instruction of Mr Paul Powell at Steyning Crescent, Glenfield. Despite being protected... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2022 12:47 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, Sustainability, community, planning

BDC News Release - District dog PSPO consultation launched

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District dog PSPO consultation launched

A consultation has opened to gather the views of residents about the renewal of a Public Space Protection Order for dogs in certain areas of the district.

Under the order, dogs are required to be kept on a lead in cemeteries, graveyards, churchyards and burial grounds, or areas signed as "dog on a lead." The order also covers the car parks and play/picnic... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Aug 2022 11:01 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, Health, News, community

BDC News Release - Pathway improvements coming to district

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Pathway improvements coming to district

A major new partnership project is set to bring improvements and key new links to increase sustainable transport options in Braunstone Town and Thorpe Astley.

Work is set to begin in August in Braunstone Town and Thorpe Astley where the widening and creation of footpaths, reducing crossing distances and new links will transform the offering for pedestrians... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Aug 2022 16:39 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, Sustainability, Travel, planning

BDC Newsletter 22/7/22

The latest news from your District Council

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Post Council round-up

A Full Council meeting took place on Tuesday 19 July. Please see below news and decisions that have been made by Councillors at the meeting.

🚗 Car Park changes approved

Councillors have approved a new Car Park Strategy for Blaby District Council which will see the authority commit to its green agenda and... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 24 Jul 2022 15:28 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, News

BDC News Release - Leicester Forest East Neighbourhood Plan

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Neighbourhood Plan formally adopted in Leicester Forest East

Councillors have adopted the Neighbourhood Plan for Leicester Forest East after being approved in a referendum.

Neighbourhood Plans are used when planning applications are decided, in addition to the Council's Local Plan and other material considerations.

A referendum took place on Thursday 30 June, with residents of the village... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 24 Jul 2022 15:25 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, News, community

BDC News Release - £2.1m to improve Blaby District

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£2.1m to improve Blaby District

The District of Blaby is set to benefit from more than two million pounds of Central Government funding to help improve the local area.

With more than £2.6 billion awarded across the country, the UK Shared Prosperity Fund's aim is to build 'pride in place' and increase people's life chances. The fund has three priorities, featuring "Community and... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 24 Jul 2022 15:22 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, News

BDC News Release - highway improvements 21/7/22

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Council bids for millions to improve highway network

Blaby District Council will be submitting a bid for millions of pounds in government funding for three exciting transport projects in the district.

Wanting to take advantage of the Government's Levelling Up Fund to realise Blaby District's potential by accelerating growth, the Council is keen to secure funding and improve key road and... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 24 Jul 2022 15:16 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, News, Travel

BDC Business newsletter 20/7/22

Business news, advice and support

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In this issue...

  • Latest updates
  • Sustainable Business
  • Business feature

  • Free resources and training
  • Have your say
  • Your business hub

📰 Latest updates

Interest-free loans for new and existing business owners

The Sir Thomas White Loan Charity, based in the heart of Leicester city centre, provides new and existing businesses across Leicestershire... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 24 Jul 2022 15:13 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, News

BDC news release - unmet housing need plans approved 20/7/22

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Unmet housing need plans approved

Councillors have agreed to proactively work with other Leicestershire districts, the City Council and County Council on the distribution of new homes and employment land from Leicester.

Like all other councils, Blaby District Council is required to identify land for new homes and employment sites. The Council is set targets by the Government based on various... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Jul 2022 15:56 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, planning

BDC news release - Huncote leisure centre to re-open in October

Blaby District Council have announced that Huncote leisure centre should re-open in October

Posted: Sat, 23 Jul 2022 15:53 by Lisa Sly

Tags: Blaby District Council, Health, community