Swinford Parish Council

Serving the people of Swinford

Clerk: Katherine Clarke
The Old Stables, Fir Tree
Lane, Swinford, Leics LE17 6BH

Tel: 01788 869 007

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Road Works to Rugby Road

Reference: Road works to Rugby Road

Williams Builders have advised that there will be road works and traffic lights on Rugby Road for up to 2 weeks whilst they construct the new footway linking the existing footway to the new development access. Works will be undertaken between the dates of Monday 30/1/23 and Friday 10/2/23.

Every effort will be made to complete the works earlier if possible. Works will... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Jan 2023 21:04 by Katherine Clarke

Tags: Community, Notice

New Photo ID requirements for voting at Polling Stations

New Photo ID requirements for voting at Polling Stations

The UK government has introduced a requirement for voters to show photo ID when voting at a polling station for some elections, this will apply for the first time in England, at the local elections on Thursday 4th May 2023. If an elector does not have an accepted form of photo ID they can apply for a free voter document, known as a Voter Authority Certificate.

Valid forms of ID include:

Passport
Driving... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Jan 2023 20:56 by Katherine Clarke

Tags: Community, Notice

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Stanford Road, Swinford

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A road closure is required on Stanford Road, Swinford on the 26th January 2023 for 2 days.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to undertake carriageway patching works.

The proposed alternative diversion route will be... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Jan 2023 18:39 by Katherine Clarke

Tags: Community, Notice

Casual Vacancy Notice

Notice is hereby given that due to the resignation of Councillor Jane Robson a vacancy exists in the office of Parish Councillor for the Parish of Swinford.

Posted: Thu, 29 Sep 2022 09:05 by Katherine Clarke

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Notification of Essential Maintenance Works - M1

Notification of Essential Maintenance Works - M1

NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS

M1 Junction 19 – 21 Northbound and Southbound

Highways England will be carrying out essential maintenance works to the existing carriageway on the M1 northbound and southbound carriageways between Junction 19 and Junction 21 including the exit and entry slip roads at Junction 20.

During the comprehensive scheme of work, they will:

Posted: Tue, 01 Mar 2022 11:18 by Katherine Clarke

Tags: Community, Notice

Leicestershire County Council - Speed Surveys

Please see below for the outcome of the speed surveys recently conducted by Leicestershire County Council, the Parish Council will now consider the next course of action:

Thank you for your continued patience whilst we carried out additional surveys and analysed the results, to investigate the request for a 20mph speed limit in Swinford, I am pleased to advise that this is completed and the results... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Oct 2021 10:52 by Katherine Clarke

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Casual Vacancy

Due to the resignation of Cllr Brian Clapham there is a casual vacancy on Swinford Parish Council, the Parish Council is now able to co-opt a councillor.

If you think you may be suitable for the role and are interested in finding out more information about what the Parish Council do and what being a Parish Councillor entails please contact the Parish Clerk.

Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:15 by Katherine Clarke

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Casual Vacancy

Due to the resignation of Cllr Brian Clapham there is a casual vacancy on Swinford Parish Council, the Parish Council is now able to co-opt a councillor.

If you think you may be suitable for the role and are interested in finding out more information about what the Parish Council do and what being a Parish Councillor entails please contact the Parish Clerk.

Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:15 by Katherine Clarke

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Casual Vacancy Notice

Notice is hereby given that due to the resignation of Councillor Brian Clapham a vacancy exists in the office of Parish Councillor for the Parish of Swinford.

Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 11:54 by Katherine Clarke

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Planning Reform - Government White Paper

The Parish Council response to the Government White Paper on Planning Reform.

Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 14:23 by Katherine Clarke

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