Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

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

Tel: 07802 303936

Tags: Cosby

Works to Children's playground

Wednesday 22nd September 2021.

There will be contractors on site refreshing the soft surfacing under the Junior Multi-play.

Please be careful when this work is taking place

Posted: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 10:56 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Cosby, children, playground

Cosby Brook

Cosby Parish Council is aware of the high levels of vegetation growth along Cosby Brook.

The maintenance of the brook is an annual event and can only take place at certain times of year, this is usually September when the nesting season has finished and the growth is starting to subside.

Works are also being planned for the maintenance of the trees around the Nook and Conservation area but will not take... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 14:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Brook, Cosby, Trees

✍️ Have your say

Are you a small business in Blaby District? Ever wanted to expand your business into the digital world?

Email marketing, Google for Business, Social Media - what is it and how can you use it to improve your business?

We as a business support hub want to know what kind of training you would benefit the most from. Fill in our short survey so we can plan our sessions specifically around your needs.

Digital... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 11:18 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Business, Community, Cosby

The latest news from your District

17 May easing of restrictions confirmed


It's been incredible to see our local shops, hairdressers and pubs open again, as well as being able to safely reunite with friends and family. After the announcement from Boris on Monday, I'm sure we're all relieved to hear that COVID-19 deaths and case rates are at their lowest since July.

Your efforts are making all the difference which means that on Monday... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 May 2021 12:33 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby, Blaby District, Cosby

Your latest leisure, sport and tourism news from the district

Leisure Centres Reopen

Enderby Leisure Centre and Huncote Leisure Centre have now reopened their doors to the public.

As of 12 April, members of the public can use the gym and pool facilities (the golf course in Enderby opened 29 March). Group classes and sessions are set to restart on 17 May and members of the same household are able to use the gym and pool together now. You must also remember to book... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 11:44 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby, Blaby District, Cosby

Latest news from your District

In this issue...

  • Shop and eat local
  • Rapid testing kits
  • Latest Covid and Vaccine data
  • Fosse Foxes launches!
  • Walking groups return

  • Elections two weeks away
  • Car Parking charges reminder
  • Community Grants open
  • Visit Blaby joins social media!
  • India added to red list

Shop and eat local


We are nearly two weeks into the second step of lockdown easing, and along with the increasingly good weather and a continued reduction... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 09:47 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby District, Cosby, Lockdown

Motorbikes & Quad bikes on Victory Park

Cosby Parish Council is receiving reports of motorbikes and quad bikes being ridden on Cosby Victory Park and on the sports fields damaging the pitches.The By-laws for Victory Park prevent all forms of cycling or motorbikes being ridden on Victory Park. Please do not ride motorbikes or quad bikes on Victory Park

Posted: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 20:50 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Cosby, Victory Park, motrobikes, quad bike

Cosby Sleigh 2020 Review

Cosby Sleigh 2020 Review

Grateful and heartfelt thanks from Jim Fitzpatrick to the entire Cosby Sleigh team, you know who you are: -

Rob, David and the maintenance team

Santa Claus

Moz, Graham and Eddy, John and Pete.

Paul and Jason

Roger and Rob

Thanks to Katie who ran the media side and did all the posters and put it all on social media and around the village.

Thanks to Ann for sorting the online giving page. At present it was... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 16:41 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Christmas, Cosby, Santa, Sleigh

Change to Tier Restrictions - Blaby District and Leicestershire

Tier 4: Stay at Home

Blaby District and the rest of Leicestershire will move to Tier 4 Covid-19 restrictions from 00:01 on Thursday 31 December 2020

This means that:-

  • People must stay at home except for very limited purposes (eg. for essential travel for work, education or medical appointments)
  • You cannot meet indoors with anyone not in your household or existing support bubble
  • You can only meet outdoors... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 16:58 by Les Phillimore

Tags: COVID-19, Cosby, Covid, Lockdown

Scan the Code to donate to Cosby Santa Collection

Scan the Code to donate to Cosby Santa Collection

Santa and his helpers are set to ride again in Cosby! We will not let Covid dampen the Christmas spirit of the village. The sleigh will not be as interactive as previous years owing to the social distance requirements but its presence around the village will still spread some Christmas cheer.

The elves are unable to shake their buckets this year; however you can still show your appreciation by donating... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 10:57 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Christmas, Cosby, Santa, Sleigh