Lockington-cum-Hemington Parish Council have commenced development of a Neighbourhood Plan. We are interested to know if any of our neighbouring parishes have a plan or are looking to start one? As we go through the creation of our plan over the next 12-15 months we will liaise with other parishes as part of the consultation process, so will let you know of our progress as we move forward.
Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:55 by Gill Simkiss
Play area clean up by local children before and after.
Posted: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 11:53 by Gill Simkiss
DATE FOR YOUR DIARIES! A Community Litter Pick has been scheduled for Sunday 25th April. Volunteers to meet at 10.00pm at the Jolly Sailor. All equipment will be provided.
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 14:44 by Gill Simkiss
Please see below a high level summary of our budget for 2020/2021. We believe this will allow us to manage the upkeep of the villages to a standard we can all feel proud of.
Last year saw the delivery of many improvement projects around the village in line with the priorities you shared with us back in 2019. Many of these are self sustaining but some will require an additional annual charge to maintain,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 09:13 by Gill Simkiss
Defibrillator fitted at The Jolly Sailor.
Posted: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:58 by Gill Simkiss
It has been another busy month for your Parish Council. Monthly Parish Council meetings are continuing in lockdown via 'Zoom' virtual meetings. Details are posted on the council Facebook page for anyone wishing to join. Below is some information that will appear in due course on the Parish Council Website and in Castle Donington Life Magazine.1.Industrial Planning ApplicationsThe council has held meetings... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 14:50 by Gill Simkiss
Alliance , Contractors to the EA , are currently clearing /weeding Hemington Brook.The plan is then to de-silt / 'hoover' in about 4 weeks time. This is good news and probably not been done for some time. We will still press the EA to do this at least twice a year with current build up from EMG.
2. Severn Trent have requested CCTV on pipework in Hemington and Lockington - date still to be advised.
Posted: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 11:23 by Gill Simkiss
Difibrillator on Lockington Village Hall
Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 11:04 by Gill Simkiss
VERY IMPORTANT & TIME SENSITIVE INFORMATION.Please be aware of the applied planning application to build a 36m high warehouse at East Midlands Gateway. The current approved planning height is 20.5m - please look at the application and respond to NWLDC with your views. All relevant documents found here: https://plans.nwleics.gov.uk/public-access/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=Q97356LRJ3T00... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 11:03 by Gill Simkiss