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Newtown Linford Parish Council

including Neighbourhood Watch

Clerk: Pam McMorran
76 Main Street, Newtown
Linford, Leicester LE6 0AD

Latest News

Road Closure in Anstey

Leicestershire County Council has issued a Temporary Traffic Regulation for a road closure on Cropston Road Anstey from 26th March for 14 days (the School Easter Holidays) The road will be closed between the junction of Fairhaven Road and the junction of Link Road. We were aware this was coming, and County Councillor Deborah Taylor had managed to persuade County to divert the traffic through Cropston and not Newtown Linford. However, as Peter Tyldesley, Director of the.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:04 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

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Road Closure Notice

14 March, 2018


Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order on the areas listed below to include Temporary imposition of no waiting or loading at any time, Temporary Prohibition of through traffic, Temporary Speed restrictions, temporary prohibition of overtaking to enable surface dressing to be carried out safely. These works.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Mar 2018 14:16 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

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Parking Myth Buster

Parking Myth Buster

Parking Myth Buster - recently published by County Councillor Deborah Taylor:-

Double Yellow Lines – You are not allowed to park on double yellow lines but you can park to load and unload for a limited period on double yellow lines as long as there is not a no loading restriction on those yellow lines. Double yellow lines also cover the pavement area as this is classed as part of the highway so you can be fined for parking on a pavement beside a road that has double.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Mar 2018 09:38 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

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Beat update

Beat update

There have been a recent rise in Burglaries across the villages in particular in Swithland, Quorn, Rothley, and Cropston however there have been a couple in Cropston, Woodhouse and Woodhouse Eaves.

Due to this I have raised it has a problem profile on our system and have created a briefing sheet for the whole of Charnwood NPA including the response officers. I have requested the utilisation of our force burglary patrol resources as well as.. Read More »

Posted: Sun, 11 Mar 2018 15:26 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

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News from the Police

News from the Police

Dear Parish/Town Council Clerk

Please find below an important message from Superintendent Shane O'Neill regarding the impact of current incidents on the Police. The information may be helpful if you receive any questions from residents about Police visibility.

Best regards


I wanted to update you all that Leicestershire Police is currently dealing with a significant number of serious and major incidents that have.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Mar 2018 16:40 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator

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