Following a recent message that I sent out regarding theft of livestock within adjoining forces, I am pleased to report that a stolen lamb was recovered from a vehicle in Welford by Warwickshire Police. Thanks to a member of the public who called the Police, the vehicle was stopped and the lamb was found inside the vehicle along with a number of tools.
Three persons were arrested following the stop... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 16:24 by Helen
Unfortunately, over the last few weeks there has been a marked increase in both Covid-19 type scams, but also in phishing emails of all types – "banks", Netflix, HMRC, DVLA, Supermarket vouchers and surveys to name just a few.
The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) have launched a new reporting service for suspicious emails.
Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 16:18 by Helen
Residents are being urged to be on their guard against unscrupulous loan sharks who may try to exploit the coronavirus outbreak and prey on people's financial worries.
Please find attached a news release on behalf of the England Illegal Money Lending team.
Finally so many of you are adhering to the Covid-19 regulations and I would like to thank everyone for their support by Staying at Home,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 14:24 by Helen
Please remember that the list is only up to date at the time it is printed. It will not contain information on emergency works and start and finish dates may alter; for the most accurate information please use https://one.network/ .
Posted: Sat, 18 Apr 2020 12:27 by Helen
Now the nice weather is finally arriving, you need to protect your garden equipment from opportunist thieves.
Always lock sheds and garages behind you and remove the key from the lock.
Put tools and equipment away after use.
Ensure garage and shed doors are closed and valuables out of sight.
Install CCTV and lighting to act as a deterrent.
Prevent easy access to your shed, garage or allotment... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 12:01 by Helen
This planning application is for land which is outside the limits of development. If granted it will mean that the one remaining undeveloped lane in Swannington will be changed forever.
In addition, if allowed it will set a dangerous precedent!
Please see the link below for more information!
Posted: Mon, 13 Apr 2020 14:28 by Helen
Please find attached additional information on funding from Leicestershire County Council. This includes local and national funding streams.
Please also note some additional information provided by the Leicestershire & Rutland Community Foundation regarding their new donor's priorities. Please note that applications need to be submitted as quickly as possible as there is a quick turn-around on this... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 18:10 by Fiona Palmer
8 April 2020
We are writing to provide you and your family with information on how to access support and advice during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
The last few weeks have been unprecedented for you and your family, but we want to reassure you that we as a district council are here to support you in every way we can. Thank you for everything you are doing by staying at home and... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 17:56 by Fiona Palmer
Did you know our website is full of useful crime prevention advice?
Follow this link for crime prevention advice on protecting your vehicle https://www.leics.police.uk/cp/crime-prevention/vandalism/car-protection-damage/
Follow these steps when you park your vehicle -
Close your sunroof
Check you haven't left your keys in the ignition
Don't keep your log book in the car
Double-check your central... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 15:39 by Helen
ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER.
A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Stephenson Way, Coalville (see attached plan). The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to safely facilitate carriageway patching.
The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure. The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 15:23 by Helen