Measham Parish Council

Serving the people of Measham

Clerk: Dawn Roach
c/o Measham Leisure Centre
off High Street, Measham
Derbyshire DE12 7HR

Tel: 01530 589583

Latest News

Are You A "People Person"?

Are You A "People Person"?

Can you spare an hour or two regularly to really make a difference to an older isolated person?

Do you live in North West Leicestershire?

Do you like to chat but are equally a good listener?

Then you could be a great befriender!

If you live in Measham, Moira, Donisthorpe, Oakthorpe, or any of the surrounding smaller villages and would like to experience how much volunteering can give YOU...

Whether young... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:45 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Age UK, Volunteering

Great Day Out

Great Day Out

Great Day Out -Tuesday 21 August 2018 at 1pm-4pm at Coalville Library.

This is an event which engages families to move towards employment and training.

For more info contact:

0116 257 5020
info@greatproject.org.uk
www.greatproject.org.uk

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:42 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Employment; training

Message from Measham Medical Unit

FLU CLINICS AT MEASHAM MEDICAL UNIT 2018

WE ARE CHANGING THE WAY OUR FLU CLINICS ARE RUN THIS YEAR. PLEASE LOOK AT THE INFORMATION BELOW.

SATURDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2018 BETWEEN 8.30AM – 12.00PM

FOR ALL PATIENTS 65 YEARS OLD AND OVER

SATURDAY 6TH OCTOBER 2018 BETWEEN 8.30AM – 12.00PM

FOR ALL PATIENTS AGED 18 – 64 WITH ANY OF THE CONDITIONS LISTED BELOW

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:28 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Health

Parish Matters Issue 9

Latest edition of the Parish Council newsletter.

Posted: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 09:02 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter

HS2 Information Event

Event Details

Date: 12th July


Time: 2 – 8pm


Location: Measham Leisure Centre, High Street, Measham, Swadlincote DE12 7HR

https://www.hs2.org.uk/events/measham-leisure-centre-information-event/

Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2018 14:31 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2 Information Event

Measham Community Library

Measham Community Library

Opening Hours

Tuesday 10-7pm

Thursday 10-1pm

Friday 10-5pm

Saturday 10-1pm

Mondays: Tai Chi 7pm-8.30pm

Tuesdays: Knit-n-Stitch 10.30am

Yoga 7.30pm-9pm

Wednesdays: Stroke and Disability group 1pm-3pm

Thursdays: Walking group meet outside at 10.30am

Fridays: Rhymetime and Tales 10.30-11.30am for 0-4yrs

Monthly meeting of the Book Club-contact the library for details.

Don't forget!!

Summer Reading Challenge: "Mischief... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2018 14:28 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Library, community information

Proposed Employment Park Junction 11

A Public exhibition to look at plans for a new employment park adjacent to Junction 11 of the A42 will be held at Measham Leisure Centre, 10th July 3-8pm for more info go to http://www.junction11consultation.co.uk/

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 14:54 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Consultation

Parish Council Meeting

Parish Council Meeting

The Parish Council will not have a full council meeting in July. The next scheduled meetings are 19th July for the planning committee, 7pm at Measham Leisure Centre and full council will meet on 9th August, 7pm also at Measham Leisure Centre.

Posted: Wed, 27 Jun 2018 14:35 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Meeting Dates

Free safety packs available for those concerned about fraudulent scams

Free safety packs available for those concerned about fraudulent scams

New safety packs are being launched by Leicestershire Police to warn local vulnerable and elderly people about the risks of falling victim to fraudulent scams.

Over recent months, there has been an increase in victims receiving calls from people claiming to be the police. The callers say they are investigating possible fraudulent activity on the victim's account or that they have money in their account... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Jun 2018 09:32 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Police; advice; Neighbourhood Watch

Free Summer Holiday Playscheme

Free Summer Holiday Playscheme

At Robins Nest, Eagle Close, Measham, DE12 7GL

Starting Monday 16th July 2018 then running Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 2pm to 3.30pm.

Free crafts, fun, games and a sports coach on Mondays and Thursdays.

For more info contact NWLDC Laura Smythe, Resident Involvement Officer on 01530 454736.

Posted: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 10:12 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Playscheme

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