Birstall Parish Council are extremely pleased to be able to inform residents that the building of the long-awaited community hall on Hallam Fields is underway. It is hoped that the building will be completed in September 2019 and be ready to hire very soon afterwards.
A 'groundbreaking' ceremony to celebrate the first day of construction for the building project took place in April 2019.
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Posted: Tue, 28 May 2019 13:00 by Sue Coulson
Leiestershire County Council have advised about the below local bus service registration that they have received today and which will affect residents within your the parish of Birstall.
Centrebus have submitted these changes to the Traffic Commissioners which will take effect from the 30th June 2019.
Outlined below is an initial assessment of these changes. Leicestershire County Council Officers are... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 16:28 by Sue Coulson
Contractors Danaher & Walsh (Civil Engineering) Ltd have informed the Clerk that the bridleway improvements works are completed and it will be fully re-opened today.
There is a direct link from Wanlip to The Cedars academy, Park & Ride and the Hallam Fields housing development over the new footbridge, they also offered their apologies for any inconvenience during the construction.
Posted: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:02 by Sue Coulson
Contractors Danaher & Walsh have confirmed that the footbridge will be open to the public on 14 January 2019
Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:43 by Sue Coulson
The Parish Council's Estates & Recreation Committee decided to pilot a 12-month trial of offering quarter sized allotment plots for £10 per year and that these would be on the Greengate Lane site where there is an opportunity of creating six quarter plots all together.
The committee felt that this would not only benefit those who are new to allotment gardening and would give them an idea of... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:47 by Sue Coulson
A local Shop on Sibson Road is collecting empty crisp packets so that they can be recycled.
Adapt Prembabies can earn much needed funds from Walkers by returning empty crisps packets to Walkers designated recycling centres.
It's so simple to do, just try keeping an old food container or cardboard box near your ordinary recycling and when you have collected a few, drop your empty packets in at Filigree... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 15:14 by Sue Coulson
FOOTPATH / BRIDLEWAY J52, BIRSTALL / WANLIP
Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A temporary footpath / Bridleway closure is required of J52 from 08th January 2019 for 21 days.
The footpath will be closed between Wanlip Lane / Rectory Road and the A6.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:40 by Sue Coulson
The Parish Council approved a bid from Tanwood Construction Ltd and issued a Letter of Intent to enter into a Contract with them on 30 November 2018. The terms & conditions in the letter have been accepted and a signed copy of the agreement has now been received back enabling us to publish the news.
The Contractors will take possession on Monday, 4 February 2019 and the date for completion shall... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:02 by Sue Coulson
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... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:30 by Sue Coulson