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Blaby Business Survey
We recently invited businesses in the district to take part in our survey to find out what help and assistance you have asked for and received from us.
The survey has 11 questions in total and should only take a few minutes to complete. Your views are important to us and will help shape what we can offer, so please let us know by taking part.
The survey... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 16:54 by Les Phillimore
Rapid rise in local casesNational lockdown took effect last week and will remain in place until at least mid-February. We must all now stay at home except for certain activities... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 09:00 by Les Phillimore
The latest Covid-19 figures show that the villages of Cosby, Croft and Elmesthorpe currently have the highest number of cases in the district and in the top 5 Leicestershire areas with the highest number of cases.
There are cases in all areas of the district, but of particular concern are the numbers in Croft, Cosby and Elmesthorpe. People are contracting the virus whilst out and about... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 16:08 by Les Phillimore
- Tier announced for District
- Christmas Bubbles
- District Covid-19 numbers update
- Government's Winter plan
- Garden waste service returns
- Blaby District Plan consultation
- Census 2021 on the way
- Bin calendars for 2021
- Asda stops priority deliveries
- Leisure centres to reopen
Tier 3 announced for district
The Government announced this morning the tiers that each areas... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 16:05 by Les Phillimore
Cases update for the district
New Figures out from Leicestershire County Council have shown that the number of cases in the district stands at 294.5 per 100,000 people. This is a slight reduction from the 309.3 per 100,000 people last week, but numbers still remain higher than the current national average of 243.3.
We would like to thank you for staying... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 11:55 by Les Phillimore
Cases are rising
Across the district Covid-19 cases have continued to rise at a very worrying pace and hospital admissions are also on the increase. Overall in the district there are now 280.7 cases per 100,000 people.
This is one of the highest figures in the county, and alarmingly we are seeing a significant increase in the over 60 years now as well... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 16:22 by Les Phillimore
From Mike Sandys,
Director of Public Health for Leicestershire
As Director of Public Health for Leicestershire I am writing to you to ask for your support in tackling coronavirus and to thank you for your efforts so far.
Cases of coronavirus are rising across Leicestershire and parts of our county have seen local lockdown and increased restrictions over the last few months. Most of the county is on 'medium'... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 17:55 by Les Phillimore
Update on Covid-19
The latest from your Council
The latest from your Council
Blaby District Council's news update for residents - Friday 26 June
Whilst the easing of lockdown and reduction in the cases nationwide is encouraging for the country, news of a rise in positive test results in the City of Leicester recently is a clear reminder that the pandemic isn't over yet.
Please remember to:
- Stay at home as... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 11:30 by Les Phillimore
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
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