Many Years ago, Birstall Parish Council were Trustees of a local charity that has now ceased to exist. The Charity was set up to meet the needs of the elderly and needy in the village and when the Charity closed its accounts, the Parish Council decided to continue with this initiative and they honored the beneficiary list by making sure that they all received the gift of a Christmas Hamper.
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Posted: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 09:28 by Sue Coulson
A temporary road closure are required on Birstall Road from 22nd October 2020 for 2 days.
The road will be closed from between the Red Hill roundabout to the roundabout at Sibson Road, Birstall.
As the works progress, as and when required, School Lane, Acorn Close, Holt Road, Kilby Avenue, Freehold Road, Perserverance Road and east road will be closed at their junctions with Birstall Road.
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Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 12:37 by Stacey Hodgson
Sadly Birstall Parish Council have been made aware of unacceptable behaviour occurring in the Greengate Lane Cemetery in the early evening.
This behaviour is understandably causing distress to those visiting the cemetery, expecting to experience peace and time for reflection.
In order to deter such behaviour in future Birstall Parish Council will close the cemetery earlier at 6pm. This will begin from... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 12:05 by Stacey Hodgson
A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order is to be made for the following location, Colindale Avenue, Birstall. The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to safely undertake street lighting works.
The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure.
The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 1 day commencing on the 8th October 2020.
A press release will... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 10:46 by Stacey Hodgson
Leicestershire County Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A temporary road closure is required of the A6 Loughborough Road in both directions, from 21st September 2020 for 6 nights.
The road will be closed from 20:00 hours till 06:00 hours each night.
During the works, Birstall Meadow Road, Hallamfields Road, Bentley Road and Colindale Avenue will be closed... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 12:32 by Stacey Hodgson
Please see below a Parish Council Letter sent to Leicestershire County Council regarding the A6 Pop-up Cycle Lane project.
Posted: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 17:06 by Sue Coulson
A temporary road closure is required on Loughborough Road, Birstall between the A46 and Redhill roundabout over 3 weekends: 8th and 9th August 15th and 16th August, 22nd and 23rd August. The timing of the road closure will be from 6am to 6pm. Access and egress from the junctions off Loughborough Road will be limited as works progress. Local diversion routes will be in place for all side roads.
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Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 13:15 by Stacey Hodgson
A temporary road closure is required on Wanlip Lane from 13th August 2020 for 1 day.
The road will be closed between the junction of Windmill Avenue and Dalby Avenue.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to allow Severn Trent Water safely undertake works to replace a man hole cover and frame.
The proposed alternative diversion route will be via:- Windmill Avenue,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 13:46 by Stacey Hodgson
The official map of the Leicester areas to be included in the lockdown has just been received and Birstall is clearly included in this.
The Parish Council is waiting for further clarification on the level of lockdown required and will advise residents of the Councils actions.
Further information is coming through all of the time, you can check for the latest information from Charnwood Borough Council... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 10:27 by Sue Coulson