Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

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

Tel: 07802 303936

Tags: Community

Notice of Vacancy

Notice of Vacancy following the resignation of Cllr S E Hutton.

Posted: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:13 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Councillors

Speeding - Croft Road

It is disappointing that after contacting the Road Safety Unit at Leicestershire Police regarding the possibility of a visit from the Camera Safety Vans, they have now responded as follows:

"A speed survey was undertaken on Croft Road in March of this year which showed the speeds were high. Safety Camera Vans can only be deployed on roads with a recent history of injury collisions. Croft Road has a... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Aug 2017 13:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Roads, Safety

Cosby Brook

Following a recent meeting with the Environment Agency regarding the issues of the Brook along Main Street and The Nook, they have now confirmed that, partly due to cost implications, they will not be carrying out any additional maintenance of the water course above what they already do.

However, they have agreed that we can arrange a partial clear. Therefore, the Leicestershire Conservation Volunteers... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:54 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community

New Car Park Fees

This is a table showing the new car park fees within the Blaby District.

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:53 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby DC, Community

Public Transport Options

At the next Parish Council meeting on June 15th 2017, a representative from the Community Action Partnership - Community Transport has been invited to speak.

They are keen to make sure the residents of rural areas are aware of the social care scheme and how they can access key services and social occasions.

If you or a relative / friend would like to know more information, please come along to the meeting... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Jun 2017 13:50 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community

Public Footpaths Through the Countryside

Do you use the local network of public footpaths? If you do and you notice a broken stile, etc you can report it directly to the Leics County Council by clicking on the following link:

Posted: Thu, 04 May 2017 12:37 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community

What is The Pinfold?

Cosby Parish Council would like to warmly welcome you to join them for the official opening of the Pinfold Sensory Garden on Broughton Road, Cosby at 11am on Saturday 1st April. Come along and discover this piece of village history."

Posted: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:28 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community

Grounds Maintenance Contract for Tender

Cosby Parish Council are seeking a new contractor for the village grounds maintenance. Please see the link below for full details of the Tender.…/grounds-maintenance.…

Posted: Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:23 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community

Outcome of Planning Applications

Enclosed are the minutes of the Blaby District Planning Committee held on Thursday 2nd March 2017.

Posted: Wed, 08 Mar 2017 10:12 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby DC, Community, Local Plan, Planning

Works to Children's Playground

Please be aware that maintenance work on the Children's Playground on Victory Park will start week commencing Monday 6th March. During this time, certain pieces of play equipment will be 'out of bounds'. It is envisaged that it will only be one piece at a time to minimise the disruption to users.

During this time, it is essential that ALL children are properly supervised by an adult when playing in... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Mar 2017 11:35 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Safety