Sunday 28th & Monday 29th May 2017
This Bank Holiday weekend marks the 90th anniversary of the National Garden Scheme, which has, since its opening in 1927, raised over £50million, which it has donated mainly to nursing charities. Last year alone they donated £2.7million, including £500,000 to each of Macmillan Cancer Support, Marie Curie and Hospice UK.
After last year's highly.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:24 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
read the newsletter here
Posted: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:27 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
The Bradgate Park Trust has published it's draft strategy. You can read it from here or go to their website. The Parish Council would like to hear from you with any comments you deem necessary. These will all be compiled for presentation at a later date. It is 27 pages long but we would appreciate your reading it.
The photograph shows the bonfire held in the park in 1897 for Queen Victoria's Jubilee.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:46 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
David Carter has left the authority and we are in the process of recruiting a replacement Senior Landscape Officer. In the meantime other officers within the Conservation & Landscape Team and myself are dealing with tree enquiries and applications for tree works, supported with technical advice from colleges in the Green Spaces Team.
The requirement for applications for tree works has not changed. If a.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 20:22 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
Here is the Spring Newsletter
Posted: Tue, 11 Apr 2017 19:49 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
Crime update March 2017
Residents of Newtown Linford have reported two breaks into out buildings and sheds in the month of March.These were in the areas of Roecliffe Road and Main Street.
Tools, garden furniture and cycles are often kept in sheds and out buildings, consider locking items up inside any building as well as locking and securing building themselves.We would always recommend that you security mark your possessions and use.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:21 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
Cricket Club Recruitment
Posted: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:46 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
April sees the start of the new season Coaching for all ages on Saturday mornings with coach Dom Osborn, private lessons on request . A adult beginners group is also starting.
Court Online booking and club information for members coming soon.
Ladies and men's teams Ladies and mixed now in Division 4. Call John SUGDEN on 01530 243433 for more info on above and how to join
Posted: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:20 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator
A new campaign is urging Charnwood residents to #RecycleRight and help not only the environment but taxpayers' pockets as well.
Here in Charnwood over 700 tonnes of textiles and clothing ends up in the green recycling bins of well-meaning residents, each year. But here's the thing – we can't recycle them.
Instead the clothes, bedding, towels, and even cuddly toys are incinerated to create energy, a process.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:55 by Pam McMorran - Site Administrator