Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

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

Tel: 07802 303936

Tags: Cosby

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

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

Santa's Sleigh will be back next year

Santa's Sleigh will be back next year

Well done Cosby, the grand total collected this year by Santa's Elves and helpers on Santa's Sleigh routes is...

An incredible £1,902.55 with a few more £'s to come in.

Well done Cosby and grateful thanks from Santa Claus, Toc H and his team of merry helpers.

Posted: Fri, 27 Dec 2019 19:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby

Christmas Tree collections and drop-offs

Christmas Tree collections

We will be collecting Christmas Trees on the January Garden waste collection. Please ensure the tree is cut into 1m lengths before presenting with your garden waste bin. Find out your January collection date using the link above.

There will be five drop-off points for Christmas Trees in the district. These will be available from 02-10 January 2020.

Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 18:04 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby DC, Community, Cosby

Christmas Refuse Collections

Christmas bin collections

Important information about your collections over the festive period


With Christmas on the way, we wanted to remind you of the arrangements for collecting refuse and recycling over the next three weeks.

Christmas Week

  • No collections will take place between 25 December-01 January 2020

Double Collections

Double collections will take place the week before, and week after Christmas.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 18:03 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Blaby DC, Community, Cosby

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER - Cambridge Road, Whetstone

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER:-

CAMBRIDGE ROAD, WHETSTONE:

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

A temporary road closure is required to Cambridge Road between the junction with Cambridge Road and the junction with Henson Close for 2 days between the hours of 0700 and 1700 hours on the weekend of 7th and 8th December 2019.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 01 Dec 2019 23:00 by Les Phillimore

Tags: Community, Cosby, Leicestershire County Council, Roads, Transport