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Lockington-Hemington Parish Council

Serving the people of Lockington-Hemington

St Nicholas Church

Clerk: Gill Simkiss
1 Brooklet Farm, Walton Hill
Isley Walton, Derby DE74 2RL

Tel: 01332 818980

Latest News


More fibre broadband has arrived in Hemington-Lockington

Now that a second fibre broadband cabinet has gone live in Hemington-Lockington, more than 20 more homes and businesses in the area can now upgrade to the new high-speed technology. The new cabinet is located in Hemington Lane. To find out if your property or business can upgrade, please use the line checker www.superfastleicestershire.org.uk/when-and-where, view the coverage map.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:18 by Gill Simkiss

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Kegworth Bypass

Update: The East Midlands Gateway website has now been updated with information relating to the Kegworth Bypass. On there is a useful map with timeline of works. Please click on the link below to take you to the website.


Posted: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:40 by Gill Simkiss

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Church Street Closure

Good morning

Notification that Church Street, Lockington will be closed on the 2nd October 2017 as mentioned in our previous communication.

On the same day, the airport trail will be narrowed to a 4mtr wide footpath to enable us to safely remove trees, complying with legislation for nesting birds. We will then commence excavations early next year.



Posted: Wed, 13 Sep 2017 11:31 by Gill Simkiss

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Parish Council Meeting

NEW TIME FOR THE Parish Council meeting held each month at Lockington Village Hall -6.30pm. All are welcome to attend

Posted: Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:15 by Gill Simkiss

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Ladies Close Lighting Issue

Update on Ladies Close lighting issue.

In order for us to carry out the works we will need to close the footpath to pedestrians for the duration of the works and provide a safe alternative route up the hill.

Should residents wish to use the footpath, we will stop works and safely escort them through the area to ensure their safety. This way, there is minimum disruption to the residents of Hemington and no impact on the highway. We will.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Jun 2017 14:02 by Gill Simkiss

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Closure of the gap which allows right turns to be made over the busy A50 North-West bound traffic.

Posted: Thu, 06 Apr 2017 11:21 by Gill Simkiss

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Map of closed and diverted footpaths


Posted: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:35 by Gill Simkiss

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Road Closure

Road Closure

Following a meeting yesterday with representatives from Roxhill - We wish to share the following information - The central reservation on the A50 which allows traffic to turn out of Church St Lockington right onto the A50 towards junction 24 will be closed in the very near future - All traffic out of Church St will be left turn only - Church St as per the plans for the SRFI will be closed permanently in the future - This is an accident black-spot anyway and its closure will be much.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:48 by Gill Simkiss

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Litter Pick

Litter Pick

Litter Pick

Lockington cum Hemington Parish Council needs you!

Can you spare a couple of hours to help the Parish Council tidy our Villages from litter and rubbish? All equipment will be provided.

Sunday 14th May 2017 time 10.00am till 12.00. All volunteers to meet either The Jolly Sailor or Village Hall. Afterwards there will be a raffle and snacks at The Jolly Sailor.

All equipment will be provided.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:34 by Gill Simkiss

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Road Closure

Road Closure


Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

The closure is required on Footpath L60 at (grid ref) SK 48665 28770 to its junction with bridleway L60 at grid ref SK 48343 28735, shown on plan 1491-4-4-1/DR-0001/S4-P1.

The closure will be required from 20th February 2017 for a period of 26 weeks.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:27 by Gill Simkiss

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