Newtown Linford Parish Council are delighted to announce, our Bob Bown Memorial Field Play Park Improvements project has successfully bid for £10,000 funding from the National Lottery Community Fund – Awards for All.
The funding will see the installation of two new pieces of equipment; an all-encompassing modular play unit and a 2.4m basket swing. The funding will also pay for the removal... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 11:18 by Hannah Shaw
Lockdown Anniversary Statement 2021
As we prepare to mark the one year anniversary since the Government first imposed a national coronavirus lockdown, we are reflective of how our community have pulled together during this time of crisis.
Following an appeal for volunteers in March 2020, a reassuring number of Newtown Linford residents, came forward to offer help and support to anyone affected by the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 10:49 by Hannah Shaw
From your Parish Councillors
By now we hope that the recent proposals for changes to parking restrictions are becoming well known. These proposals seek to address both parking problems within the village and the dangerous parking occurring in those roads surrounding Bradgate Park. The responses received to last years questionnaire (distributed to every residence in the Parish) confirmed the degree of... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 11:52 by Hannah Shaw
For anyone who has not received direct communication, Traffic Management Consultations for proposed Traffic Regulation Orders in Newtown Linford and the surrounding area, are now live on the Leicestershire County Council website.
The proposed measures are aimed at increased amenity and to improve safety in and around the village and Bradgate Park.
All details, including consultation response forms, can... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 15:16 by Hannah Shaw
The Bob Bown Play Park has now reopened.
Please familiarise yourself with our Guidance for Safe Use as advised by the Government. Signage has been displayed around the park.
Please note, park users will need to provide their own hand sanitiser.
Our sincere thanks go to Billy Rigg for designing our fantastic new play park signage.
Stay safe in your own space and enjoy!
Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 10:44 by Hannah Shaw