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Assistance for Swannington Residents during the Coronavirus pandemic

"Lets all check on our neighbours"

The Parish Council has discussed what can be done and what is available in the locality and has some information to share though this leaflet.

Please look at the Parish Council's website for general information from NHS and government.

The Volunteer Centre in Coalville... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 22 Mar 2020 12:59 by Fiona Palmer

Tags: Public Health

Message From Leicestershire Trading Standards

Message From Leicestershire Trading Standards

Dear Members

Leicestershire Trading Standards Service are advising during this period of uncertainty regarding Covid-19, it appears that there are some people who are taking advantage of the situation.

We have heard reports that people are offering to buy essentials on behalf of the elderly and vulnerable who are self isolating. Instead are taking the money and not bringing any goods to them; This is... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 13:53 by Helen

Tags: Crime Prevention and Reduction, Police, Public Health

ADVANCE NOTICE ROAD CLOSURE - NWL0554 Hough Hill, Swannington

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Hough Hill, Swannington (see attached plan). The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Network Rail to facilitate rail renewal and level crossing inspection.

The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure. Due to the nature of works there will be no access for emergency services or pedestrians over the level crossing.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 11:21 by Helen

Tags: Leicestershire County Council, Roads


Please see the attached document for more details.

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 09:56 by Helen

Tags: Councillors, Vacancy

Corona Virus Advice

For advice on the Corona Virus, please go to the Website below for more information.

Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 11:42 by Helen

Tags: Public Health

Community Speed Watch

Swannington Parish Council is looking for an enthusiastic person (or persons) to be responsible for the VAS (Vehicle Activated Signs) and also to take on the organisation of the annual Community Speed Watch Campaign.

If you, or someone you know, are interested in finding out more about this very important role then please either contact one of the Councillors and/or come along to the next Parish Council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 15:30 by Helen

Tags: Road Safety

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order



Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A road closure is required on Abbey Road between Oaks Road and Warren Hills Road as follows:

• 07:00 9th March 2020 to 18:00 13th March 2020
• 07:00 18th March 2020 to 18:00 20th March 2020

There will be temporary traffic signals... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 22:10 by Helen

Tags: Roads

Amazon Prime Scam Alert

Amazon Prime Scam Alert

Criminals are targeting unsuspecting members of the public using Amazon Prime scam calls.

The scam involves victims receiving an automated call, informing them that they have been charged for an Amazon Prime subscription.

They are subsequently instructed to 'press 1' to cancel the transaction.

When they do this, they are directed to a fraudster posing as an Amazon customer service representative.

The fraudster... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 15:03 by Helen

Tags: Crime Prevention and Reduction, Cyber Crime Prevention, Police

Rural Crime Team - Newsletter Page 1

Rural Crime Team - Newsletter Page 1

For those of you who aren't aware, North West Leicestershire now has a dedicated Rural Crime Team. Please see the attached document for our first newsletter instalment which includes crime prevention advice, key contact details and information regarding our interactive rural event in March.

Kind regards



Posted: Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:42 by Helen

Tags: Crime Prevention and Reduction, Police

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