Serving the people of Measham

  • The next council and planning meeting is on Thursday 14th July, 6pm at Age UK in the High Street. All welcome.




Peggs Close, Measham

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

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Last Mile Electricity to facilitate new connections for EV chargers.

A road closure is required on Peggs Close between Bosworth Road and Peggs Close Car Park... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 10:27 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Highways notice

Measham Community Library

May is History Month!

Join us during May for our local history activities and there are plenty of ways to get involved!

Come along and see some of the famous Measham Teapots AND a display about the John Moore school in Appleby.

Bring in your favourite family recipe, to be made into a local recipe book, in conjunction with Measham Museum.

Attend the 'Hidden Treasures' local history talk and display on Tuesday... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 12:15 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Information, Library

Forest Beat Police Newsletter 1st - 30th April 2022

Forest Beat Police Newsletter 1st - 30th April 2022

Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 09:19 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter, Police

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER Surface Dressing in North West Leicestershire

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order on the area's listed below to include temporary road closures, temporary speed restrictions, temporary implementation of no over-taking to enable surface dressing works to be carried out safely.

Surface dressing season commences 03rd May 2022 until 31st August 2022.

Please note these works are weather dependant... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Apr 2022 09:43 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Highways, surface dressing

New Equipment for Bosworth Road Rec

New Equipment for Bosworth Road Rec

The parish council have a small amount of funding which can only be spent on play at Bosworth Road Rec. Three options are:

1. Tarmac area for scooter practice

2. Fitness Zone

3. Retro horse

Please go to the home page, scroll down and vote. The voting will remain open until the end of May.

Posted: Wed, 20 Apr 2022 13:05 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Bosworth Road Rec

Energy Rebate Scheme - Message from NWLDC

Energy rebate scheme - Council tax rebate to help with increased home energy costs

You will be aware of the government's support packaged to help households with the increase in energy costs, including the council tax energy rebate of £150.

The one-off payment for eligible homes with a council tax band of A to D will be paid within the coming weeks. We are working to ensure the rebate is only paid... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Apr 2022 09:57 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Energy Rebate Scheme

Chairman’s Report – April 2022

Hello Everyone

Finally, we are getting back to some kind of 'normality'.

Thank you for everyone's patience while the Leisure Centre has been used as the Vaccine Centre for this area. You will see, if you have recently visited the Centre the improvements we have made ie new flooring in the reception, new lighting throughout and a new gym hopefully on its way later this year.

Our Parish Council office is... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 13:09 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Chairman report

Flood Warden

Flood Warden

Is your community prepared?

Do you have a Community Flood Warden?

It is recommended that every parish should have at least 2-3 wardens, not just those who have a large river, brook or watercourse running through their area.

During the 2019 Storms Dennis and Ciara, Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland saw large amounts of flooding including areas that are not normally affected. This was due to the saturated... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 10:20 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Flood Warden


At the Measham Parish Council meeting of 7th April it was RESOLVED to seek the approval of the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities to apply for a PWLB loan of £144,000 over the borrowing term of 20 years for the purpose of buying and refurbishing 12a Fenton Crescent, Measham.

The annual loan repayments will come to around £9374.

It is not intended to increase the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 09:15 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Announcement

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