Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

Clerk: Les Phillimore
76 Springwell Lane, Whetstone
Leicester LE8 6LT

Tel: 07802 303936

Author: Les Phillimore

Can We Help? Cosby Community Support

Can We Help? Cosby Community Support

We are Cosby Community Support

We can help you, if you live in Cosby

We can be contacted via Niki on 0752 764 6451

If you are self-isolating due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) we can help with:

> Picking up shopping > Posting mail

> A friendly phone call > Urgent supplies

Just call or text me and we will do our best to hel

Posted: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 13:57 by Les Phillimore

Tags: COVID-19, CoronaVirus, community, help, support

Special COVID-19 Newsletter

The latest information for you as of Tuesday 24 March

Please see below the latest information about our services and the help we'll be offering during this difficult time. We will be sending emails as and when we have more information available. The Coronavirus page of the website will also be regularly updated.

This is a challenging time for everyone and we are having to reduce services and redeploy... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 17:43 by Les Phillimore

Tags: COVID-19, CoronaVirus

Victory Park, childrens playground and Gym equipment

In line with Government guidance, we have taken the necessary step of closing the children's playground, disabling the swings and fencing off the adult gym equipment on Victory Park.

This decision has not been taken lightly and we respectfully urge all members of the public to heed Government advice and to only use Victory Park for your daily allowance of exercise if required.

All sports teams have been... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 16:31 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby, Health, sports

Coronavirus and Cosby Parish Council Meetings

Cosby Parish Council have taken the decision to cancel the April and June meetings due to the current situation with regard to Coronavirus.

The Annual Parish Meeting and The Annual Meeting of Cosby Parish Council, due to be held in May, are likely to be postponed but we await Government guidance.

Further news will be posted on this website as, and when, available.

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 10:48 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby, Councillors, Health

Coronavirus and Cosby Parish Council meetings

Cosby Parish Council will make very attempt to operate as normal during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, including published meetings.

Members of the public are recommended to NOT ATTEND any Parish Council meetings and to only liaise with the office through email or telephone.

For the latest advice on Coronavirus, click on the blue text "Coronavirus and Cosby Parish Council meetings" and then follow... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Councillors, Health

TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC

THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

(SHUTTLEWORTH LANE, COSBY, COTTAGE LANE, BROUGHTON ASTLEY AND CHURCH LANE, DUNTON BASSETT)

(TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC) ORDER 2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Leicestershire County Council intends, not less than 7 days from the date of this Notice, to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which will... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:33 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Leicestershire County Council, Transport, roads

Cosby Recreation Ground Charity Grants to Cosby community groups

CLOSING DATE 31st March 2020.

The Trustees of Cosby Recreation Ground Charity welcome small grant applications from local sports and community groups.

These are relatively small annual grants and are only to support Cosby based community and sporting groups.

Anybody wishing to apply for a grant should apply through the Clerk to Cosby Parish Council detailing how the grant would be used.

Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 11:46 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby, Grants

EMERGENCY PRESS RELEASE

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER

SHUTTLEWORTH LANE, COSBY COTTAGE LANE, BROUGHTON ASTLEY CHURCH LANE, DUNTON BASSETT


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

Road closures are required at the above locations for their entire length from Monday 3rd February 2020 until further notice.

Residential access only will be maintained during... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2020 15:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Cosby, Leicestershire County Council, Roads

Dogs on Victory park

It is our sad duty to publicise the ever increasing level of dog mess being left on Victory Park.

The most recent events have seen dog mess left in the children's play area, on and around the football pitches and today, we have a report of dog mess on the table tennis table.

Whether on the footpaths or public parks and open spaces, this is an offence and will result in a Fixed Penalty Notice being issued... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 14:42 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby, Dogs, Health, Safety

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER - Chapel Lane, Cosby

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

A road closure is required on Chapel Lane for 1 day on the 13th January 2020.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to investigate a depression in the carriageway.

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 08:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby, Leicestershire County Council, Roads