Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

Clerk: Les Phillimore
76 Springwell Lane, Whetstone
Leicester LE8 6LT

Tel: 07802 303936

Tags: Christmas

Blaby DC - News Release - Council to support charity tractor run

Start your engines! Blaby District Council is joining the 200-strong charity vehicle display of tractors as it travels through the district in December.

Archer's Festive Tractor Run is returning to Blaby, Whetstone, Cosby and Countesthorpe on Sunday 19 December, as part of the route for the huge display of festively decorated vehicles to raise money for the Leicestershire MS Therapy Centre and East... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 14:19 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Archers, Christmas, Tractor Run

Cosby Sleigh 2020 Review

Cosby Sleigh 2020 Review

Grateful and heartfelt thanks from Jim Fitzpatrick to the entire Cosby Sleigh team, you know who you are: -

Rob, David and the maintenance team

Santa Claus

Moz, Graham and Eddy, John and Pete.

Paul and Jason

Roger and Rob

Thanks to Katie who ran the media side and did all the posters and put it all on social media and around the village.

Thanks to Ann for sorting the online giving page. At present it was... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 16:41 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Christmas, Cosby, Santa, Sleigh

Scan the Code to donate to Cosby Santa Collection

Scan the Code to donate to Cosby Santa Collection

Santa and his helpers are set to ride again in Cosby! We will not let Covid dampen the Christmas spirit of the village. The sleigh will not be as interactive as previous years owing to the social distance requirements but its presence around the village will still spread some Christmas cheer.

The elves are unable to shake their buckets this year; however you can still show your appreciation by donating... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 10:57 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Christmas, Cosby, Santa, Sleigh

Christmas bin collections

Christmas bin collections
  • Xmas bin collections
  • Recycling this Christmas
  • District Covid-19 update
  • Avian Flu Restrictions
  • Free Parking in Blaby
  • Brexit Settlement Scheme
  • Digital Officer Vacancy
  • Lottery Gift Vouchers
  • Christmas Office opening hours
  • Happy Christmas from BDC

Xmas Bin collections

This year we will be stopping bin collections for the Christmas week to ensure our crews get a deserved break with their families over the festive period.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 11:11 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Bins, blaby, christmas, rubbish

Merry Christmas Good People of Cosby

Merry Christmas Good People of Cosby

Merry Christmas Good People of Cosby

Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 21:19 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Christmas, Community

Countdown to Christmas 2019

Countdown to Christmas 2019

The good people of Cosby enjoying the start of the Christmas festivities with the traditional countdown to Cosby Christmas 2019

Posted: Sun, 01 Dec 2019 21:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Christmas, Community, Cosby

Cosby Christmas Lights, Carols and Fun

Cosby Christmas Lights, Carols and Fun

Sunday 1st December 2019 sees the start of Christmas in Cosby

Join us and enjoy the official start of Cosby Christmas 2019

The fun starts at 3.00pm on the Bulls Head car park with Stalls, Cakes, Tombola, Hot Drinks and Food

The Cosby Carollers will bring a seasonal voice for everyone to enjoy.

There will be a special performance by Levitate and we are hoping that Santa Claus will be able to pay a special... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 20:13 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Christmas, Community, Cosby

Christmas arrives in Cosby

Christmas arrives in Cosby

Join Cosby Parish Council, friends, family and colleagues as the Cosby community come together to welcome the start of Christmas celebrations with festive stalls, entertainment and the Christmas lights switch-on, at 5.00pm on Saturday 1st December 2018

Count down to the lights being switched-on will be led by Cosby Parish Council with fantastic stalls, gifts, food and drink and entertainment for everyone... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 09:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Celebration, Christmas, Community, Cosby, Road Closures, Roads