Broughton Astley Parish Council

Serving the people of Broughton Astley

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

Tags: neighbourhood

Rural Coffee Connect at the Village Hall

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Rural Coffee Connect at the Village Hall!

Rural Coffee Connect has been travelling around rural Leicestershire and Rutland since 2019 popping up a safe and friendly space for people to enjoy a coffee, chat and build connections in their community. Initially funded by the National Lottery Community fund, Rural Coffee Connect was established as a project to tackle loneliness and isolation in rural communities.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Jun 2022 13:15 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: Communication, Rural Community Council, coffee, community, employment, neighbourhood, work

Rural Community Council Impact Magazine

Rural community Council Impact Magazine

RCC Impact Magazine – April 2022

We are delighted to be getting in touch with the latest edition of the RCC Impact e-Magazine which provides an overview of our latest activities and the impact our charity has had over rural Leicestershire and Rutland over recent months. Impact can read for free online here – READ IMPACT.

You can also view and download a copy via our website at https://www.ruralcc.org.uk/read... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Apr 2022 10:18 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2022, Communication, Health, Information, Rural Community Council, community, neighbourhood

Hedge Planting at Frolesworth Road Cemetery

Hedge Planting at Frolesworth Road Cemetery

Broughton Astley Parish Council would like to extend a huge 'thank you' to Broughton Astley Volunteer group (BAVG). Jo Johnson and a team of volunteers very generously gave their time and energy to plant 600 hedge whips at Frolesworth Road Cemetery. Not only do the new hedges enhance the landscape of the cemetery, hedgerows are also an extremely valuable habitat for wildlife, providing food and shelter... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 11:54 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2022, BAVG, Information, cemetery, community, neighbourhood

Think WIDE(N) Neighbourhood Watch Burglary Prevention Campaign

Think WIDE(N) Neighbourhood Watch Burglary Prevention Campaign

Neighbourhood Watch Burglary Prevention Campaign

Our research shows two thirds (67%) of people are worried about their home being broken into, yet there are simple, proven measures we can all take to reduce our chances of becoming a victim of burglary by up to 50%.

To help you be and feel safer at home, we are running our Think WIDE(N) burglary prevention campaign (1st-31st March), highlighting the simple,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 10:36 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2022, Communication, Information, Neighbourhood Watch, community, crime, neighbourhood

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations - Street Party Road Closure Arrangements

Street Party Bunting

For most small parties in quiet streets and where you need to close a road, Leicestershire County Council will need to know where and when the road closure will take place (if you need one) so they can plan around it (for example, so emergency services know). They will need around 6 weeks' advance notice as they will need to put in place a temporary traffic regulation order.

If Leicestershire County... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 13:23 by Broughton Astley Parish Council Admin.

Tags: 2022, Communication, Information, community, neighbourhood