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Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

Clerk: Elaine Wakelam
36 Wavertree Close, Cosby
Leicester LE9 1TN

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Blaby District Council - Local Plan Consultation

Blaby District Council have launched their consultation on the next Local Plan.

This gives residents the opportunity to have an input into developments around the district.

Posted: Tue, 05 Dec 2017 10:44 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Community, Blaby DC, Consultation, Local Plan

Vacancy - Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer to Cosby Parish Council


Salary Scale: LC2 range (30-34) £26,556-29,854

Hours: 37per week (pensionable) Job-share considered

This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified, experienced and competent, pro-active person to take Cosby Parish Council forward.

You will need excellent administrative and financial skills plus the ability to .. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:08 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Employment, Staff

Competition - Illuminate Your Dog !

NEWS RELEASE Dogs of Blaby Competition returns!

For the second year Blaby District Council is giving residents the chance to win a fantastic Christmas hamper for their pooch, as part of its initiative to promote visible pets during the winter season.

Between now and Thursday 14 December, anyone living in Blaby District can take a picture of their illuminated dog out and about on their daily walk. There are two easy ways to enter:.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:50 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Community, Blaby DC

Waste Collection Consultation - Blaby District

Please respond back to Blaby District Council with your thoughts and comments, both positive and negative, regarding the new proposals for domestic waste collection within the Blaby District.

Posted: Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:52 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Blaby DC, Consultation

Temporary Road Closure - Park Road

Temporary Road Closure - Park Road

There will be temporary road closures and diversions on Park Road, Cosby on 15th October

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 11:45 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Roads

Temporary Road Closures - Cambridge Road

Temporary Road Closures - Cambridge Road

There will be temporary road closures and diversions on Cambridge Road, Cosby on 16th October.

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 11:41 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Roads

Traffic Speed Update

Further to our previous message regarding the response from Leicestershire Police, we can now provide an update.

Cosby has been identified as their Local Priority (details can be found on the Leicestershire Police website) and we are now moving towards further positive action from them with regards to reducing the speed of traffic on Croft Road.

This has been a long process but, as previously mentioned, Cosby.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:08 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Community, Roads, Safety, Local Plan

Notice of Vacancy

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

Posted: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:13 by Elaine Wakelam

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 good collision record with no injury.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Aug 2017 13:00 by Elaine Wakelam

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 will be.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:54 by Elaine Wakelam

Tags: Community

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