Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

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

Tel: 07802 303936

Tags: Cosby

Cosby Summer Sports Club

Cosby Summer Sports Club

Monday 11th - Friday 15th July

Monday 18th - Friday 22nd July

Monday 22nd- Friday 26th August

09.30am - 15.30pm At Cosby Village Hall, Park Road, Cosby, LE9 1RN (using Victory Park as outdoor space)

This club is FREE thanks to funding from Cosby Parish Council. (Children must live or attend a Cosby school) In the interest of fairness, parents will initially only be able to book children on for five days.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 08:46 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Cosby, Sports

Latest news from Blaby District Council

The latest news from your District Council

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In this issue...

  • Shop local
  • Rail Freight Interchange scrutiny
  • Easter bins
  • Beat the Street
  • Residents Survey results
  • Food hygiene ratings

  • Easter Holiday Club
  • Celebrate the Queen's Jubilee
  • Huncote Leisure Centre update
  • Watch live council meetings
  • Upcoming events in the district
  • Offices open for appointments

🛍️... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 08:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby, Consultation, Cosby, Rail

Cosby Neighbourhood Plan consultation

Cosby Neighbourhood Plan consultation

A consultation has started for the proposed Neighbourhood Plan in Cosby, and you can have your say!

What is a Neighbourhood Plan?

Neighbourhood Plans set out an area's ambitions to shape the development and growth of their local areas, and what it should look like. They are used when planning applications are decided, in addition to the our Local Plan and other material considerations.

Running until... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Mar 2022 18:15 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan, cosby

Rail Freight consultation underway

Rail Freight consultation underway

The public consultation for the Hinckley National Rail Freight Interchange has started.

Tritax Symmetry's consultation on their Rail Freight Interchange proposals will now be open for residents to have their say over the next eight weeks. Information can be found at, and comments can be made until Wednesday 09 March 2022.

The formal... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 17:54 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby, Consultation, Cosby, Rail



Posted: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 13:19 by Les Phillimore

Tags: 2022, Community, Cosby

♻️ Christmas bin collections

♻️ Christmas bin collections

Christmas is here and we want to give a big thank you for your fantastic support to our bin collection crews this year. We'll be giving them a well-deserved break this festive season.

To give our crews their hard-earned break, see below our refuse and recycling collection arrangements over Christmas for your area:

  • No collections on Tuesday 28 December
  • Double collections... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 17:12 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Cosby, Refuse collections

Hinckley National Rail Freight Interchange

Planning Act 2008

Hinckley National Rail Freight Interchange

Section 47 Publication of the Statement of Community Consultation (SoCC)

Notification to Libraries

Please find below a hyperlink to the Statement of Community Consultation which is being published on the 8th December 2021. As requested, I would be grateful if you would arrange for this 'link' to be published on the Parish Council's website.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Dec 2021 07:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Consultation, Cosby, Planning

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