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Just to remind everyone that the Gala will be held over one day again this year and the date is Saturday, 30 June 2018.

Stalls: there are a number of enquiries coming through to check if there is still availability to have a stall space, there are some left, but you need to hurry to confirm your booking, the more the merrier.

You can download the booking form from the Events page on the Parish Council Website:.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:05 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community, Gala, Events

There's a new Bank in town..........

There's a new Bank in town..........

The Parish Council are overwhelmed with the response that this new installation has received, the bank has only been installed for one month and it's full, we have called the relevant body to come and empty it. Well done to all have contributed, please keep the good work going for this worthy cause. for more information about this please read the initial news item below.

The Parish Council received an.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:30 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community

Review of Local Government Ethical Standards: Stakeholder Consultation

The Committee on Standards in Public Life is undertaking a review of local government ethical standards.

Robust standards arrangements are needed to safeguard local democracy, maintain high standards of conduct, and to protect ethical practice in local government.

As part of this review, the Committee is holding a public stakeholder consultation and the document can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/local-government-ethical-standards-stakeholder-consultation.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 12:14 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community

Birstall Footbridge Project Traffic Management A6 West

Birstall Footbridge Project Traffic Management A6 West

Traffic Management drawings A6 West

Posted: Wed, 14 Mar 2018 14:47 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community

Birstall Footbridge Project - Traffic Management A6 East

Birstall Footbridge Project - Traffic Management A6 East

Traffic Management Drawings A6 East

Posted: Wed, 14 Mar 2018 14:45 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community

Birstall Footbridge Project

Birstall Footbridge Project

Birstall Parish Council are able to inform residents that they have received confirmation of a start date for Birstall Footbridge project which is Monday, 19th March 2018.

Posted: Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:54 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community



The Legion is on a mission to take all surviving WW2
veterans back to where they served.

The Royal British Legion wants to take all surviving
veterans of the Second World War on a free Remembrance tour to where they
served during their time in the Armed Forces.

Tours will take place throughout 2018 and will give WW2
veterans the chance to meet up with fellow veterans.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 17:45 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community

GALA 2018

The Gala for 2018 will again be a one day event and this year it will be held on Saturday, 30 June 2018.

Booking forms are available to download for Charity / Private and Trade Space stalls, please ensure you book early to avoid disappointment.

Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:07 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Gala, Young People, Community

Gas Explosion Incident - Update

Please see an updated statement from Charnwood Borough Council which may be helpful to those affected, the information give a useful telephone number for the Housing Needs team on 01509 634567.

Updated statement on Birstall incident

Here's an updated statement on the incident at Birstall on Monday, December 11:

"We have carried out an initial audit of homes in the area of Allington Drive and Keswick Close and so far we.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jan 2018 09:18 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Community

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.



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.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 13:16 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Councillor

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