Broughton Astley Parish Council

Serving the people of Broughton Astley

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

Tags: Highways


Leicestershire County Council will be implementing a temporary closure of the footpath between Hobby Close and School Crescent for public safety.

The footpath will be closed for one day on:

FRIDAY 31 May 2019

Please see attached documents for further details.

Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 12:31 by Parish Manager

Tags: Communication, Highways, public notice


After being approached by Leicestershire County Council, the Parish Council are closing the car park at the allotment from 8 March to 17 March inclusive.

This is to allow the storage of vehicles and materials to be used in the re-surfacing works on Main Street, Orchard Road etc.

We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 13:48 by Parish Manager

Tags: 2019, Communication, Highways



A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTEO) is to be made for the following location:

Main Street, Orchard Road, Leicester Road and Blenheim Crescent, Broughton Astley (see attached map).

The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure and parking restrictions.

It is anticipated that the works shall not exceed two weeks duration.

Please contact Leicestershire County Council's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:41 by Parish Manager

Tags: 2019, Communication, Highways, public notice


A (temporary) permissive footpath has been installed and opened by Leicestershire County Council (with permission of Jelson Ltd) to provide a safe route for pedestrians from Cosby Road to the new Aldi store.

The entrance / exit is opposite Willowbrook Road and follows the boundary hedge around the field and the exit / entrance is by the light controlled crossing on Broughton Way.

A map is attached showing... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:14 by Parish Manager

Tags: 2018, Communication, Highways


Leicestershire County Council proposes to make an Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which will be:

To impose a No Waiting at Any Time on part of Broughton Way, Buxton Crescent, Box Road and Cottage Lane, Broughton Astley.

Any objections to the proposal should be sent to Leicestershire County Council no later than 6 April 2018 to the address shown on the attached documents.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:48 by Parish Manager

Tags: 2018, Communication, Highways, public notice


Strategic Growth Plan for Leicester and Leicestershire

A Draft Plan has been prepared for public consultation which will run until Thursday 5 April 2018.

A copy of the Draft Plan, summary leaflet, evidence used in its preparation, and the consultation questionnaire are available on the dedicated website - please use the following link:

A drop-in session has also... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Jan 2018 14:17 by Parish Manager

Tags: 2018, Communication, Consultation, Highways, planning


With inclement weather forecast again this week, the Parish Council would like to re-cap on the responsibilities of public authorities in relation to precautionary gritting and clearance of snow and ice.

Grit should not be taken from the bins by residents for use on their own properties.

The Parish Council undertakes 'Snow Warden' duties on behalf of the County Council to spread grit on certain designated... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:30 by Parish Manager

Tags: 2018, Communication, Highways

Have Your Say on Proposed Highways Maintenance Changes

Share your views on Leicestershire County Council's draft highways asset management policy and strategy.

The road and footpath network provides connections to employment, health services, education, places of leisure and interest, as well as supporting industry. However, budget reductions mean Leicestershire County Council needs to consider revised ways of working.

They spent £26m looking after... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Jan 2017 12:49 by Alison

Tags: 2017, Consultation, Highways