Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

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

Tel: 07802 303936

Tags: Community

There But Not There

There But Not There

Cosby Parish Council kindly received an award from the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust.

This award resulted in the Parish receiving ten silhouettes that have been placed around the village, with a poppy added to the chest.

There But Not There aims to inspire communities with the installation of silhouettes of their local Fallen, for the Armistice Period, 2018. It is also to educate all generations about... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community

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... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 18:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Consultation, Cosby, Local Plan

Bite Back Campaign Launches

Residents are being encouraged to take part in Blaby District Council's Bite Back initiative; a new, three part campaign aimed at more responsible dog ownership.

Designed to involve the local community in helping to police their area, residents contacting the Council will receive a free Bite Back Pack, containing weather-proof posters, dog bags, stencil kits for pavements and an info pack on how to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Sep 2018 09:52 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby District Council, Community

Advance Notice of a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Event

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location:

Footpaths W36 and W40

Narborough Road, Croft Road and Coventry Road, Cosby

Cosby Road, Littlethorpe and Coventry Road, Narborough (see attached plan)

The purpose of the TTRO is to allow to safely facilitate a World War II event.

The TTRO will incorporate a temporary right of way closure and parking restrictions to the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:27 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Leicestershire County Council, Roads

Cosby Village Flower & Produce Show

Saturday, 25th August 2018

The Bunning Hall, Main Street, Cosby

Show open to the public from 2pm

Admission £1 Adults including free hot/cold drink with ticket and children FREE

Classes 50p per entry

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 17:21 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby

The SHIRE Community Climate Change Grant for 2018/2019

The SHIRE Community Climate Change Grant for 2018/2019 is now OPEN
This is the second round which closes 31st October 2018

Groups and organisations are being encouraged to apply to help them to reduce their carbon emissions by improving their community buildings.

The grant fund is for community projects in Leicestershire (not Leicester City or Rutland) that help to improve the energy efficiency of community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 12:01 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Leicestershire County Council

Leicestershire Smart Libraries

In 2018, 14 of Leicestershire's libraries will be converted to a self-access Smart Library after a successful trial in Syston.

Self-access means that library members will be able to use their library card to access the building outside of staffed hours.

During self-access hours, Smart Library members can:

Borrow, return and renew library books using the self-service kiosks
Pick up and borrow reserved items... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 11:54 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Leicestershire County Council

Broughton Road and The Nook, Cosby - Update

The de-silt work along The Nook and Broughton Road in Cosby is now complete and the road will be open tomorrow, Friday 13th July 2018.

The Environment Agency thanks everyone for their cooperation and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:35 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Roads

A Place to Grow - Family Open Day

A Place to Grow Community Garden Project in Enderby is having a Family Open Day on Saturday 11th August 2018, 11am to 3pm.

For further details please see the attached poster.

Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:53 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby District Council, Community

Love Parks Week

Love Parks Week Event to be held on Tuesday, 24th July 2018 11am to 2pm at Fosse Meadows Country Park.

Bubble Football, Obstacle Course, Gladiator Duel, Arrows Archery, Tri-Golf, Bouncy Castle, Arts and Crafts.

£3 for ages 3-16 (under 3's free)

For further details please see the attached poster.

Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:48 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby District Council, Community