We are pleased to let everyone know that the Hemington and Lockington outdoor children play areas are open again from midday Monday 10th August 2020.Please read and follow the guidance given on the signs at the entrances.Many thanks for your understanding during the closures.
Posted: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:02 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
The 13th May Parish Council Meeting is being held via Zoom.
The 'Link', 'Meeting ID', 'Password' and 'Dial In' number for anyone wishing to join in is listed below.
1. To join the meeting online (copy & paste or type into your computers browser): https://zoom.us/join
2. You will be prompted to enter the Meeting ID for the PC Meeting which is: 312-178-052 then click 'Join'
3. You then be asked to 'Enter... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 09:29 by Gill Simkiss
Due to Covid - 19 and there being a lockdown the Parish Council Meeting scheduled to take place on 8th April 2020 is cancelled.
Finance and planning items to be approved by all Councillors by emailing the Clerk with their responses.
Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 12:26 by Gill Simkiss
Parish Council announcementSupport for the vulnerableIn these difficult times it is important to support the more vulnerable in our community and to this end we are working through the Castle Donington Volunteer Centre to provide this support. Councillor Garry Mosley is co-coordinating this on our behalf. If you need this help or are aware of anyone needing this help please contact Garry directly.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 13:35 by Gill Simkiss
Community Speed watch
Community Speed Watch is a scheme to allow volunteers to monitor the speed of passing vehicles using a hand-held speed detection device.
These details are passed to the Police, who will issue a letter to the vehicle owner, advising them of the dangers of speeding and reminding them of the law.
The Parish Council has agreed to co-ordinate a Community Speed Watch.
Volunteers are... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 14:10 by Gill Simkiss
13th March 2019
Lockington on road parking situation
Please note that on street parking from the Business Centre has been bad recently due to the fact that 26 additional car parking spaces are being constructed by Mr Charles Coaker to improve the future situation. This may go on for another week or so but will be worth it on the long run. Therefore, please be understanding during this time.
Despite the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:50 by Gill Simkiss