The pandemic has brought a huge change in public behaviour, and with it, problems we've never had before. Enforced isolation has lead to an increase in us getting out and about, on foot, enjoying our rural setting, but this has come at a cost to local farmers. This issue will look at the Countryside Code - given how local farms have been affected by Covid, Internet Safety Day, Homelessness, and some... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 10:55 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
News Release Covid vaccination available for limited period for priority groups at three hospital sites
People who are currently a priority for Covid vaccinations are being invited to book a vaccination at one of three hospitals sites. The move will help us achieve our target of vaccinating everyone in the top four priority groups by mid-February and make the best use of all vaccines available to us.
Eligible people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland who can now book are those people waiting for... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 09:32 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
WIN! Design a Croods 2 inspired treehouse and win it for your local community
We are delighted to announce our exciting new partnership with Universal Studios and the Co-op in the launch of The Croods 2: A New Age in the UK. The film (also known as The Croods 2) is a computer-animated adventure comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Universal Pictures.
The film centres around... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:45 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER:-
CROFT WAY, BROUGHTON ASTLEY
Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A prohibition of waiting and loading is required on Croft Way, Broughton Astley on the 12th February 2021 for 1 day between 09:00-15:00.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 13:05 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
Join us on one of our FREE Wellbeing sessions being delivered this Spring term.
DATES AND TIMES (select one)
ONLINE: Course code: 20WG901P 3 February 2021
10am – 12 noon
ONLINE: Course code: 20WG907P 9 February 2021
9.30am – 11.30am
Melton Library - If guidance permits
Course code: 20WG905P
OR ONLINE: 3 March 2021 10am – 12 noon
Hinckley Library - If guidance permits
Course code: 20WG906P
A... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 09:59 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
NHS Leicestershire Partnership
MEDIA RELEASE - 19 January 2021
Vaccinators needed - help us overcome the virus
Healthcare professionals are being asked to come forward to help administer the Covid-19 vaccines in Leicester,Leicestershire and Rutland.
A number of new vaccination centres are being set up, and each one requires dozens of staff to administer the jabs.
Any registered healthcare professional... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 10:30 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
Tel: 0300 330 1025
Press release 14/01/2021
For immediate release
What a difference a year makes
More than 300% increase in client calls in comparison to previous festive season
The days between Christmas and New Year are often quiet for Citizens Advice LeicesterShire (CitAL), but the 3 days at the end of 2020 saw a 317% increase in clients compared... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 09:59 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
We have an up and coming blood donation session in your local area at the Broughton Astley Leisure Centre, LE9 6AZ on Monday 11th January 2021 from 13:05-15:15 & 16:45-19:30. We still have lots of appointments available at this session for blood donors and would greatly appreciate any support you can give.
Posted: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 09:26 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
A fake NHS text has been circulating, telling people they're eligible to apply for the COVID-19 vaccine.
The text confusingly states that "we have identified that your are eligible to apply for your vaccine" and advises you to follow a link to get more information: uk-application-form.com
This link takes you through to an extremely convincing fake NHS website that asks for your personal details and will... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 11:30 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.
Broughton Astley Parish Council would like to update you on the availability of facilities at Frolesworth Road Park, following the Government's announcement on 4th January 2021.
Unfortunately the restrictions mean that we cannot open the skate-park or the outdoor gym.
We are pleased to tell you that the children's play area can remain open, so too can the park toilets, subject to staff availability within... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 13:19 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.