Empty nitrous oxide canisters have been found
in several locations around the Kibworths, including Birds Barn.
Nitrous oxide also known as 'laughing gas' is a
psychoactive drug and although it seems
harmless can have a very damaging effect on
your health. The police are appealing, particularly to
young people, to consider the potentially life-changing
impacts of using it.
Inhaling nitrous oxide can be dangerous,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 17:03 by Kevin
The two parish councils are reviewing the Kibworths' Neighbourhood Plan, which was formally adopted on 25 January 2018. This review follows the adoption of the new Harborough Local Plan in April 2019, and relevant updates to national planning policy, which have given more weight to Neighbourhood Plans.
The two parish councils are taking professional advice and have been assured it is good practice to... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 23 May 2020 13:39 by Kevin
From 18th May, seven of the county's 14 tips will be re-opening 7 days a week. Sadly the Kibworth tip is not one of these seven.
Due to social distancing the Kibworth tip with its steps up to the skips to discard of waste is not suitable. Instead both Market Harborough tip on Riverside and the Oadby tip will be re-opening. Opening times 9am to 5pm.
You cannot just turn up either. You must also be a Leicestershire... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 10:24 by Kevin
'Sad indictment' https://bit.ly/2Y0J1
Also parish councils had to put chains and padlocks on Warwick Park play area to stop flouting of government lock down regulations.
Posted: Sat, 25 Apr 2020 09:14 by Kevin
Anglia Water are investigating for possible repair of a sewer in the road near the roundabout (Wistow Road junction) so need traffic control (multi-way signals) from 14th upto 24th April.
Posted: Mon, 13 Apr 2020 11:16 by Kevin
The Chronicle postbox in the Kibworth Post Office has been removed for now.
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Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 15:10 by Kevin
On 2nd April, three parish councillors - Cllrs Feltham, Newnes and Pitcher, held a brief virtual meeting using the Zoom application that the clerk, Sara Barrett, had set up. National regulations for holding virtual council meetings are being legislated and we are awaiting guidance after Easter about how to include public participation until physical meetings resume.
The National Association of Local... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 10:54 by Kevin
Following a successful campaign to collect 200+ pledges, Kibworth Harcourt Parish Council is pleased to be the sponsor for a scheme to check speeds on the A6 and Albert Street. Volunteers will need to be trained (expected early summer) in use of the radar and recording of essential details - 1-1.5 hours training one evening. Following which rotas will be arranged for groups of three trained volunteers... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 14:52 by Kevin
British Telecom responded rapidly to the parish council request this week to mend a broken window on this payphone box on Albert Street. And not only was the window repaired on this Grade 2 listed building, but the phone box has been re-painted in the usual red colour, but also the crown motif has been painted gold.
The payphone inside the phone box is still working, although this is about the last... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 10:20 by Kevin
Please see attached article for full details of the new monitor.
Latest news... As of the 15th March the Air Quality station has been commissioned and is now recording data. This should be live on Monday.
Updates will follow...
Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 07:41 by Sara Barrett