Cosby Parish Council

Serving the people of Cosby

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

Tel: 07802 303936

Tags: 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

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