Broughton Astley Parish Council

Serving the people of Broughton Astley

Clerk: Debbie Barber
Council Office, Station Road
Broughton Astley, Leicester
LE9 6PT

Tags: Communication

Leicestershire County Council Information and Advice on Halloween Waste

Halloween waste pumpkin picture

Communities across Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to get involved to help prevent food and household waste this Halloween.

It's estimated up to 15 million pumpkins are binned in the UK every Halloween – but the flesh, seeds and even the stringy bits can be used to serve up some delicious treats instead. Once you have finished with your lantern, if it can't be eaten, it can go in... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 09:56 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Council, Health, Information, community

Catalytic converters stolen for precious metals

Catalytic Converter thefts

Catalytic converters stolen for precious metals.

Leicestershire Police is encouraging vehicle owners to be extra vigilant due to a rise in catalytic converter thefts from cars.

Thieves are targeting vehicles for the parts due to the value of the precious metals they contain, as precious metal prices go up the demand for parts that contain them goes up too, resulting in the risk of theft increasing.

The... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 11:20 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Information, Neighbourhood Watch, community, crime, police

Leicestershire County Council Green Plaque Awards 2021

Leicestershire County Council Green Plaque Awards 2021

Leicestershire County Council Green Plaque Awards 2021

The nice old house opposite the Turkish Restaurant in the village centre used to be the manse for the Minister of Sutton in the Elms Baptist Church. The Rev. Cheney Burdett was the minister living in the manse with his family in 1848, the year that his son, Samuel Swinfen Burdett (SSB), emigrated to America where he had an illustrious career!

SSB... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 12:15 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Awards, Communication, Heritage Society, History, Information, Voting, community

Harborough Police October 2021 Newsletter

Harborough Police October 2021 Newsletter

Please read the latest newsletter from Harborough police.

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 14:35 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: Communication, Information, Newsletters, community, police

Lutterworth Police Newsletter October 2021

Lutterworth Police Newsletter October 2021

Lutterworth Police Newsletter October 2021

Posted: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 10:30 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: Communication, Newsletters, community, police

ALL-PARTY PARLIAMENTARY GROUP ON MICROPLASTICS

ALL-PARTY PARLIAMENTARY GROUP ON MICROPLASTICS

Alberto Costa MP – Member of Parliament for South Leicestershire

House of Commons

London

SW1A 0AA

Tel - 0207 219 4936 Email - alberto.costa.mp@parliament.uk

NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

MP urges the Government to take tougher action on plastic

  • MP unveils report making key recommendations on tackling plastic pollution
  • The report is supported by over twenty cross-industry organisations
  • The holistic... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:55 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Health, Information, community

Girl guiding - The Leading UK Charity for Girls & Young Women

Girl guiding logo

YOU GO GIRL!

Girl guiding is all about fun, friendships and new experiences – whether your daughter wants to join Rainbows, Brownies, Guides or Rangers, sign her up today.

What makes guiding special:

Girl guiding is dedicated to creating a better world for girls and young women
We empower girls, we give them space to grow and we ensure that each one of them can get involved - no matter what their... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 13:36 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Information, community

Pop Up Fire Service Community Event

Pop up fire service community event

Leicestershire Fire and rescue Service Pop Up Fire Station

A free event for the community at Broughton Astley Village Hall on Station Road, Broughton Astley, LE9 6PT

A great opportunity to meet the fire service and for children to see the fire engine in attendance.

There will be home safety advice, vehicle safety checks and much more.

Free refreshments provided!

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 11:55 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Information, community

THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (BROUGHTON ROAD,FROLESWORTH AND FROLESWORTH ROAD,BROUGHTON ASTLEY ,DISTRICT OF HARBOROUGH) (IMPOSITION OF 50MPH SPEED LIMIT) ORDER 202

THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
(BROUGHTON ROAD,FROLESWORTH AND FROLESWORTH ROAD,BROUGHTON ASTLEY ,DISTRICT OF HARBOROUGH)
(IMPOSITION OF 50MPH SPEED LIMIT) ORDER 202
THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL hereby gives notice that it proposes to make an Order under Sections 5, 84 and part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 ("the Act"), and of all other enabling powers, and after consultation... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 14:30 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Highways, Information, community

The Neighbourhood Watch National Newsletter - Sept Our News

Neighbourhood Watch Logo

SEPTEMBER 'OUR NEWS' OUT NOW

We are delighted to bring you the September OUR NEWS edition – a monthly newsletter for all Neighbourhood Watch supporters across England and Wales.

This edition introduces you to our Neighbour of the Year Awards 2021 - open for nominations from 14th September, the no-excuse approach to gas safety, fraud trends, rural crime reporting, discount offers from ERA and Patlock... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 09:45 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Information, Neighbourhood Watch, Newsletters, community