Broughton Astley Parish Council

Serving the people of Broughton Astley

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

Tags: Health

Foodbank Christmas Appeal

Foodbank Christmas Appeal

Dear Supporters,

We do hope that you are all safe and well as we move towards the end of the year once again. It has certainly been a turbulent year again but one in which we have been overwhelmed by your wonderful generosity.

We are so grateful to every one of you who has generously donated money and supplies to us as part of your Harvest celebrations. We have been very busy over the past weeks and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Dec 2021 13:55 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

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

Harborough Lifeline

Harborough lifeline can help to contact friends or a keyholder, contact GP, carers, meals on wheels,Request an ambulance, fire service or police.

What is Harborough Lifeline?

Harborough Lifeline offer an emergency alarm service for anyone who feels vulnerable or alone, whatever their age or needs. Our customers may include:

  • Those with physical disabilities.
  • Those with learning difficulties
  • Those who live alone
  • Those with Sensory Impairment
  • Those with limited mobility or those who are at risk of falling
  • Anyone who may feel alone or vulnerable for any... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Nov 2021 09:54 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

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

Alcohol Awareness Week

Alcohol Awareness week

For Alcohol Awareness Week 2021 Leicestershire County Council will be hosting a day of free virtual workshops on Thursday 18th November. All the workshops have been developed to help people across Leicestershire understand the impact of alcohol on relationships. All events are available free of charge. To book your place, please click on the Eventbrite link and register your details and we will send... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Nov 2021 12:55 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Information, community, health

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

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

Dogs Die in Hot Cars

Dogs die in hot cars poster

Over the last week, police officers have been called to a number of incidents on the area where members of the public have noticed dogs left alone in vehicles during this period of extreme hot weather.

This is a reminder that leaving a dog in a car, no matter for how long is not acceptable.

Please take some time looking at the attached poster for information.

Posted: Tue, 15 Jun 2021 11:49 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Health, Information, community

Great Mental Health - Virtual Public Event

Great Mental Health Consultation - Public Meeting and Discussion - Saturday 12 June 2021

Step Up To Great Mental Health Consultation - Virtual Public Event.

Date: Saturday 12 June Time:2pm - 3:30pm

Event: Step Up To Great Mental Health Consultation - Public Meeting and Discussion.

Type: Public meeting
Hosted by: Sarah Prema, Executive Director of Strategy and Planning, Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland CCGs

No registration required just join

Zoom meeting link: https://zoom.us/j/99073403156?pwd=czYyZ2lrOTNsc2JEMTlLS3hxY3JTUT09... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 10:25 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Health, Information

Harborough District Community Safety Partnership Newsletter

Harborough District Community Safety Partnership

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.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Health, Information, community

News Release Covid vaccination available for limited period for priority groups at three hospital sites

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.

Tags: 2021, Communication, Health, Information, community

GoLearn! Supporting your Wellbeing with Self Care

Leicestershire County Council Go Learn with leicestershire adult learning service, enrol now.

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.

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