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Flood forum event for North West Leicestershire

Flood forum event for North West Leicestershire

According to Know Your Flood Risk, one in six homes in the UK at present is at risk of flooding.

There is no doubt that the UK has seen a rise in flooding issues in recent history, with climate change and land management practices driving an increase in events.

Various communities across North West Leicestershire have been affected over the past few years, including Breedon-on-the-Hill, Diseworth, Hemington,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 09:00 by Vicky Roe

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Temporary Road Closure of High Street, Kegworth

Temporary Road Closure of High Street, Kegworth

Leicestershire County Council has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) on High Street, Kegworth, for public safety so that Severn Trent Water can carry out infrastructure repairs.

High Street will be closed for one day on Monday 18th February 2019.

For a map and further information please click on the documents below:

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 09:00 by Alicia

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Leicestershire Police - School Parking Issues

Leicestershire Police - School Parking Issues

Leicestershire Police are looking into the issues of obstructive and dangerous parking on the roads around the school. The Police are working with the school staff and students, North West Leicestershire District Council and local residents to address this issue.

Please see the letter from the Police detailing the do's and don'ts of parking outside school.

Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:58 by Alicia

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Please Pick Up Dog Poo on SideLey Park

Please Pick Up Dog Poo on SideLey Park

I am very sorry to have to report that our hardworking volunteers and "Friends of" SideLey Park had to encounter almost a dozen piles of dog poo yesterday when they undertook weeding for the first time this year.

It is unacceptable for dog owners not to pick up and I would advise that a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) is in force on SideLey Park which means that if witnessed, owners can be fined... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 09:52 by Vicky Roe

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Kegworth Plan Group Litter Pick

Kegworth Plan Group Litter Pick

Kegworth Plan Group have kindly organised another Litter Pick on Saturday 2nd March from 10am-12pm. Please meet at the Parish Office on London Road and bring your own gloves, but all other equipment will be provided. Thank you to all volunteers.

Posted: Tue, 05 Feb 2019 09:36 by Alicia

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Kegworth Post Office - Now open!

Kegworth Post Office - Now open!

We have now been advised that the Post Office on Derby Road is back in service. Thank you for your patience.

Posted: Tue, 05 Feb 2019 09:30 by Vicky Roe

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SideLey Park Weeding Day

SideLey Park Weeding Day

Oops! Sorry we got the wrong day - It is actually the first SideLey Park Weeding Day of the year tomorrow - Wednesday 6th February - led by Jan our garden designer, and all volunteers will be greatly appreciated. Please meet down at SideLey Park for 9am, wearing appropriate clothing. Please also bring your own gloves and small tools. We look forward to seeing you. Thank you.

Posted: Tue, 05 Feb 2019 09:20 by Alicia

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Maritime UK - 300 jobs on the way at East Midlands Gateway

Maritime UK - 300 jobs on the way at East Midlands Gateway

Maritime UK - 300 jobs on the way as operator lands rail interchange deal. Exact details of the jobs available have not yet been released, but we can tell you that...

SEGRO has chosen a company to operate its Strategic Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) at its East Midlands Gateway development.

Maritime Transport will base its UK headquarters at the 22.5 acre rail terminal which will be capable of handling... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:08 by Vicky Roe

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Snow, Ice & Gritting of Roads

Snow, Ice & Gritting of Roads

It is possible that over the next few days and weeks that we could see some snow and icy weather. Please take care if you're out and about.

For more info about gritting and gritting routes you can visit the county council's website at www.leicestershire.gov.uk/w…/gritting-and-travel-this-winter

Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 15:07 by Vicky Roe

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Job Opportunities at East Midlands Gateway

Job Opportunities at East Midlands Gateway

The businesses occupying warehouses at East Midlands Gateway are starting to recruit.

Kuehne & Nagel who will be open at Easter for jobs to commence in March have vacancies for:

Warehouse Team Leaders
Warehouse/Fork Lift Truck
Warehouse Operatives

To keep updated with opportunities go to the Indeed Website, click here to access the EMG page on our website or follow us on FB & Twitter.

Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 09:44 by Vicky Roe

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