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

Twycross Parish Council Parish Clerk/Responsible Finance Officer JOB VACANCY

Part Time Position 43 hours per month (days/times flexible) (Approximately 10 hours per week plus an evening meeting bi monthly + Budget meeting in December)

NJC salary scale 8 - 18 (£10.65 – £12.64 per hour) (based on 20-21 scale - awaiting 21-22 scale) Depending on experience

Home Based Meetings held in Twycross, Orton on the Hill and Norton Juxta Twycross

An exciting opportunity has... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 10:46 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Job vacancy

THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (NEW STREET, MEASHAM) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC) ORDER 2021

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 Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which will be to allow for the closure of that length of road specified in the Schedule to this Notice.

The road is being closed to allow D and M Groundworkers to undertake carriageway resurfacing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 13:12 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Road Closure

Walk for Parkinson’s

Walk for Parkinson’s

Support Parkinson's UK on Saturday 4 September and explore the grounds of Calke Abbey on a 2 or 7.5 mile sponsored walk.

For more information and to sign up please visit events.parkinsons.org.uk/walkcalkeabbey Every pound you raise will be matched, by the Frank and Evelyn Brake Connect Fund, doubling your impact.

Posted: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 12:32 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Calke Abbey, Parkinson's UK, Sponsored Walk

FREE MULTI-SPORT SUMMER HOLIDAY CAMP

FREE MULTI-SPORT SUMMER HOLIDAY CAMP

MULTI-SPORT SUMMER HOLIDAY CAMP Thursdays 10am - 2.30pm 8 -12 years Multi sports activities will be delivered by the Leicester Tigers Foundation

Thursday 22 July – Coalville Park, LE67 3FN

Thursday 29 July - Coalville Park, LE67 3FN

Thursday 5 August - Spital Playing Fields – Castle Donington, DE74 2NQ

Thursday 12 August - Ibstock Leisure Complex, LE67 6NE

Thursday 19 August - Measham –... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 14:55 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Summer holiday camp, multi sports

Summer Reading Challenge 2021

Leicestershire Libraries newsletter with information about the Summer Reading Challenge 2021.

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 14:47 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Library, newsletter

MEASHAM WELLBEING GARDENING GROUP

This is a physically active group, working outside, to maintain and improve public spaces in Measham.

We are currently caring for the borders of St Laurence Church, Measham High St

MONDAYS 10.00am - 12 noon (break at 11.30 for refreshments in Age UK Cafe).

Some members also tend an allotment in Appleby Magna, growing fruit and vegetables.

Days and times of visits are flexible, agreed by those concerned.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 11:42 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Gardening, Health And Wellbeing, Social Prescribing

Waste sites update Tuesday 13 July 2021

Based on current government information on Coronavirus restrictions, which could change:

To visit a waste site up to and including Sunday 18 July you must book an appointment. Please do not turn up without one as you will be turned away.

From Monday 19 July no appointments are necessary to visit a waste site, but vans, pick-ups and cars with trailers, and any vehicle bringing asbestos, chemicals or... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 11:34 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Waste sites

Get the covid jab; get back to what you enjoy

Anyone who has not yet been vaccinated or is due their second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is urged to go and get their jab in the next two weeks, as the local NHS scales up the number of vaccine opportunities ahead of the 19th July date proposed for Covid restrictions to be lifted.

As well as adding more drop-in clinics, the Moderna vaccine will also be offered... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 09:27 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Covid, Vaccine

Get yourself a discounted will during August…

Local charity Age UK Leicestershire & Rutland's much awaited Wills Promotion is running once more from the 1st – 31st August 2021.

The successful scheme is supported by more than twenty-five offices of local Solicitors who have generously agreed to reduce their Will Writing charges for older people (55+) to only £35 + VAT for an updated or a single uncomplicated Will for the duration... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:32 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Age Uk, Will writing

Get yourself a discounted will during August…

Local charity Age UK Leicestershire & Rutland's much awaited Wills Promotion is running once more from the 1st – 31st August 2021.

The successful scheme is supported by more than twenty-five offices of local Solicitors who have generously agreed to reduce their Will Writing charges for older people (55+) to only £35 + VAT for an updated or a single uncomplicated Will for the duration... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:32 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Age Uk, Will writing

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