Thurmaston Drummer Boy Statue
Elizabeth Park with it's beautiful indoor marquee is available to hire! Please contact 0116 2602519 for more information!
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Closure of Section 'A' – Thurmaston Cemetery
I hereby give notice that Section A, Thurmaston Cemetery, will be closed with effect from the 1st January 2023.
The Council has taken the decision to close this section as all plots in Section A, in accordance with the relevant deeds, have surpassed the 99 years term of lease.
No further bookings will be taken for this section of the Cemetery.
Voter ID photo requirements for 2023 local elections
If you are applying for free voter ID ahead of the local elections on May 4, make sure your photo meets the requirements to avoid any delays with your application.
You only need to apply for free voter ID if you want to vote in person or by proxy at a polling station and do not have one of the accepted forms of photo ID.
You must supply a recent photo of your head and shoulders, with your face uncovered, as part of this application.
It's recommended to write your name, house number and postcode on the back of your photo if you are sending a physical photo to accompany a paper application form.
Your photo must be:
- clear and in focus
- in colour
- against a plain, light-coloured background
- your true likeness, with no photoshop or filters
- at least 45 x 35 mm (height x width) in size, and no bigger than 297 x 210 mm (height x width)
- undamaged (e.g. not torn, creased, or marked)
In your photo you must:
- face forwards and look straight at the camera
- be alone, with no other objects or people
- have a plain expression
- have eyes open and visible, with no hair in front of them
- not wear sunglasses, but normal glasses are fine if you typically wear them
- not have a head covering (except for religious or medical reasons)
- not have 'red-eye', glare or shadows over your face
If you have ticked the box on page 3 to say you have a disability, the photo you supply:
- doesn't need to have a plain expression
- doesn't need to have your eyes open and visible
For more info about the introduction of photo ID at polling stations, visit Charnwood.gov.uk/voterid.
ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER. A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Humberstone Lane, Thurmaston
The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Fox Midland (Leicester) Limited undertake carriageway surfacing works in connection with the Appletree Homes Development. The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure. The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of 2 days commencing on Saturday 08th April 2023. A Press Release will be issued to confirm these details approximately 2 weeks prior to the works commencing
EMERGENCY PRESS RELEASE TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER:- LONSDALE ROAD, THURMASTON
Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location. A temporary emergency road closure is required on Lonsdale Road from today 26th January 2023 for up to 5 days.
The road is closed between the junction of Wayside Drive and the junction of Festival Avenue. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to allow Severn Trent Water Ltd safely undertake works on a significant water leak. The proposed alternative diversion route will be via :- Wayside Drive, Humberstone Lane Service Road, Festival Avenue and vice versa.
TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER:- DUCK POND LANE, THURMASTON
A temporary road closure is required on Duck Pond Lane from 16th January 2023 for 2 weeks. The road will be closed between Barkby Lane and Barkby Thorpe Lane. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to allow Leicestershire County Council undertake various Highway maintenance works. The proposed alternative diversion route will be via :- Barkby Thorpe Lane, Melton Road (Thurmaston), Melton Road, Barkby Lane (Syston) and vice versa.
Organisation name: Leicestershire County CouncilDepartment: County Solicitor's Legal SectionContact name: Alisha Baskcomb ref. HTWTEMP/3656Address: County Solicitor'sRoom 200ACounty HallGlenfieldLeics. LE3 8RATelephone number: 0116 3059200Date: 19th December 2022Order number
Public NoticeAny special instructions:THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCILMELTON ROAD PARISH OF THURMASTONTEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF ALL THROUGH TRAFFIC Order 2023
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Leicestershire County Council intends not less than 7 days from the date of this Notice to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1984. It is expected that the Order will come into force on 05th February 2023 and have a maximum duration of 2 weeks. The works will be completed within the period of the Order. The works will commence when the appropriate signs are erected and may last for up to 1 week. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order is being enforced for public safety to allow Severn Trent Water undertake pipe works in the carriageway and any other various Utility and highway maintenance works. The proposed diversion route will be via: Fosse Way, Glebe Way, Martin Drive and A607 Syston Bypass.SCHEDULETEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF ALL THROUGH TRAFFICMelton Road – between Britannia Way and A607 Asda roundabout.Dated 18th January 2023Lauren Haslam, Director of Law and Governance. County Hall Glenfield Leicester LE3 8RA
Notice of Interim Review of Polling Districts, Polling Places and Polling Stations
Notice is hereby given that the Council is conducting an interim review of the polling districts, polling places and polling stations that fall within its boundaries. Our local review follows on from the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) review of the electoral wards of Charnwood. Recommendations from the LGBCE regarding the Charnwood boundary review can be found at Local Government Boundary Commission for England Consultation Portal (lgbce.org.uk).
The Returning Officer will comment on the existing arrangements and any proposed changes to polling districts, polling places and polling stations.
Anyone having an interest in this review is encouraged to submit comments and, where applicable, alternative proposals. The Council welcomes views from all residents and organisations in the Borough. The Council particularly welcomes views regarding accessibility for disabled voters, in particular from bodies or persons with experience or expertise on these issues.
Representations can be made by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to: Electoral Services, Charnwood Borough Council, Southfield Road, Loughborough, LE11 2TX. Representations should be made no later than Monday 3rd October 2022.
This notice, the Returning Officer's proposals, all review documents, and any representations received will be published on the Council's website at Polling stations, districts and places - Charnwood Borough Council.
The timetable which will be followed is:
Tuesday 3rd May 2022
Publication of the Notice of Review and commencement of the review. Start of the public consultation period.
By Thursday 30th June 2022
Publication of the Returning Officer's comments and proposals.
Monday 3rd October 2022
Deadline to submit representations. End of consultation period.
Monday 7th November 2022
Final proposals presented to Full Council.
Monday 28th November 2022
Publication of the Polling Districts, Polling Places and Polling Stations review.
Thursday 1st December 2022
Publication of the revised register.
Dated: Tuesday 3 May 2022
Support For Ukraine
The Council condemns the Russian invasion of Ukraine and stands in solidarity with the people of Ukraine. Please visit Charnwood Borough Council for ways to show your support:
Posted: Thu, 12 Aug 2021 10:40 by Carl Walsh
After some trying times due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are pleased to inform everyone that both the Thurmaston Memorial Hall and Elizabeth Park Centre are back open for all classes and party hire bookings. For more information on what we do please get in touch at email@example.com