Author: Cathy Walsh
Charity Trustee Vacancies
The Powell and Welch Almshouse Charity runs 8 social housing units within Bitteswell. There are six Grade II listed houses and two modern apartments. In recent years the charity has modernised all of the older units. The charity aims to provide convenient, comfortable and secure accommodation for people who would be unable to fund a property from their own resources. When vacancies... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 08:33 by Cathy Walsh
Trading Standards has received reports of traders in the Ashby-de-la-Zouch area of the county cold calling residents offering drive way work.
Whilst you may have received a 'good price' and been advised that work can start straight away, be on guard. Traders often working in this way can over charge, prices increase and the work is often substandard.
They may provide you with some form of paperwork,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 13:42 by Cathy Walsh
The waterproofing works being carried out on the M1 north bridge at junction 20, Lutterworth was booked in for 4 weekends during April and May but, due to the excellent weather over this last weekend, all outstanding work for this scheme has been completed and the other weekends that Highways England had planned into its timetable will not be required.
Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 12:54 by Cathy Walsh
Please see attached letter and diversion route from Highways England
The scheme is due to start on Friday 16 April 2021 and is scheduled for completion by mid-May 2021.
Highways England will be working on the north bridge over the following dates:
from 8pm Friday 16 April 2021 to 6am Monday 19 April 2021 from 8pm Friday 23 April 2021 to 6am Monday 26 April 2021 from 8pm Friday 07 May 2021 to 6am Monday... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 18:53 by Cathy Walsh
You could be eligible to get fully-funded gas central
heating in your home.
Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 17:22 by Cathy Walsh
A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Hall Lane, Bitteswell (see weblink below).
The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Severn Trent Water to facilitate new water connection.
The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure.
The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 3 days commencing on the 17th May 2021.
A Press Release will... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 09:34 by Cathy Walsh
NOTIFICATION OF WATERPROOFING WORKS
M1 Junction 20 Lutterworth Interchange North Bridge
Highways England will be carrying out essential renewal works to the waterproofing system of the north bridge located at junction 20 on the M1.
There will be pedestrian access across the north bridge using the footway that is present. There may be a requirement for pedestrians to be escorted by works staff but it will... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 27 Feb 2021 14:07 by Cathy Walsh
Please see below 'Your Questions Answered' leaflet. This answers quite a few of the common questions regarding Census 2021.
Posted: Sat, 27 Feb 2021 13:49 by Cathy Walsh
We are delighted to share our new promotional video with you, which highlights the work we carry out in supporting anyone 18 and above who has employment related needs. Our Work Live Leicestershire project provides 1-1 support, short courses, CV and cover letter creations, business start up advice and specialist keywork support to anyone currently not working, who is 18 and above living in rural Leicestershire.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 10:30 by Cathy Walsh
Please find attached a Newsletter from Leicestershire County Council Trading Standards service with information on recent work, scams and advice.
Trading Standards continue to warn and advise residents on its Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/leicstradingstandards
Posted: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 13:58 by Cathy Walsh