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Gas Explosion Incident - Update

All of those affected residents have now either returned to their homes, where it has been ascertained by the Emergency Services that it is safe to do so, gone to stay with family or friends or have been found temporary accommodation where required.

The Parish Council would like to make it known that they are supporting the needs of the emergency services and Charnwood Borough Council to deal with this incident. More »

The Village Hall is the central point of contact, all residents from the area are being brought to the Village Hall until further notice.

for more information and any updates, please see Charnwood Borough Council's website: https://www.charnwood.gov.uk/news/2017/12/11/statement_regarding_the_incident_at_birstall » Less

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:33 by Sue Coulson

Parish Council Meeting - CANCELLED

Just to inform everyone that due to the incidents of today, the Village Hall is still being used and so the Planning and Council meeting for tonight has been rescheduled for Monday, 18 December 2017.

Thank you

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:59 by Sue Coulson

Vacancy for two Councillors for the Goscote Ward

Confirmation has now been received from Charnwood Borough Council that no by-election has been called for the first vacancy and so the Parish Council is now able to Co-opt interested and eligible applicants.

PARISH OF BIRSTALL - Goscote Ward

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR

1 There is a vacancy on Birstall Parish Council caused by the death of Councillor Robert Dickinson.

2 A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if within 14 days (not counting a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or Bank Holiday or a day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning from the date below), ten electors for the ward give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Returning Officer. More »

3 The address for the Returning officer is Charnwood Borough Council, Council Offices, Southfield Road, Loughborough, LE11 2TX.

4 If no such notice is given, the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.

Dated this 27th Day of November 2017.

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PARISH OF BIRSTALL - Goscote Ward

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR

1 There is a vacancy on Birstall Parish Council caused by the resignation of Councillor Roy Rollings.

2 A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if within 14 days (not counting a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or Bank Holiday or a day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning from the date below), ten electors for the ward give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Returning Officer.

3 The address for the Returning officer is Charnwood Borough Council, Council Offices, Southfield Road, Loughborough, LE11 2TX.

4 If no such notice is given, the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by
co-option.

Dated this 11th Day of October 2017. » Less

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:01 by Sue Coulson