Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

Clerk: Alison Wood
27 Robinia Close, Lutterworth
Leicester LE17 4FS

Tel: 07802 303936

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Latest News

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - The Nook, Cosby

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

1. A temporary parking restriction while working under temporary multi-phase lights is required to The Nook on

19 October 2018 for 1 day

The Nook - On both sides of the bridge from its junction with Broughton Road to its junction with Croft Road.

2. A temporary road closure including a parking restriction is required to The Nook on More »

15 October 2018 for approximately 5 days

The Nook - From its junction with Croft Road to its junction with Main Street.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to enable Leicestershire County Council contractors to carry out repairs to the brook railings at the bridge and along the service road area towards Main Street.

In addition, Leicestershire County Council Highways has confirmed that they will also be undertaking a refresh of the white line markings. This will be from the Zebra Crossing on Croft Road to the Zebra Crossing outside Granny Smiths. This will also include the Give Way markings.

The proposed alternative diversion route will be via:

The Nook, Main Street and vice versa.

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works.


Leicestershire County Council Highways Tel: 0116 305 0001

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 18:05 by Alison Wood

Be a Councillor event to be held in Narborough

An event showcasing the role of a councillor for prospective candidates in the run up to next year's district elections is taking place at the end of October.

Blaby District Council, holding the first event in partnership with North West Leicestershire District Council, Oadby & Wigston Borough Council and Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council, as part of the nationwide initiative to encourage potential community leaders in standing as a councillor. More »

The Prospective Councillor Event takes place on Saturday 27 October from 10am-12pm at Blaby District Council offices, Desford Road, Narborough, LE19 2EP

The event is designed to find out what it takes to become a local councillor. Councillors come from all walks of life, age groups and backgrounds, and play a key role in shaping the future of their local communities.

Anyone with a genuine interest in what happens in Blaby District, and who want to represent their local community is welcome to come along to find out more. There is no requirement to be a member of a political party to attend.

With District Elections for the 2019-2023 term on Thursday 2 May 2019, residents will have the opportunity to find out more about all aspects of being a Councillor including:

  • The nomination process and standing for election
  • The role of a Councillor – what is expected
  • Support available from the Council, including allowances and training

Councillor Terry Richardson, Leader of Blaby District Council, said: "This event, including the ones being held around the County will provide an ideal opportunity for those interested in representing their community as a local councillor.

We will highlight what life as a councillor is like and the positive difference you can make to your community, and we look forward to welcoming you to the event."

Additional events will be held across the County and in early 2019 for anyone unable to attend the 27 October event.

For more information, including the full programme of events, visit or contact Melanie Long on 01530 454511 or email » Less

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 18:00 by Alison Wood

Cosby Parish Neighbourhood Development Plan

Issues and Options Consultation
We Need To Hear Your Views!

A new type of plan – a Neighbourhood Development Plan is being prepared for Cosby.

Local people in Cosby now have the opportunity to work together to shape the future of the area and create a plan that will help manage future development in Cosby Parish.

The Cosby Neighbourhood Development Plan will sit alongside the planning policies of Blaby District Council and form the development plan for the area. More »

To kick-start preparation of the plan and involve as many people as possible Cosby's Neighbourhood Development Plan Steering Group have prepared a consultation document.

The Issues and Options Consultation document is being delivered to every household in Cosby; however, residents can complete the consultation on-line if they prefer by following the link below:

If you should have any queries please contact the Clerk on 07802 303936 or email

Additional copies of the document are available on request. » Less

Fri, 28 Sep 2018 18:00 by Alison Wood