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

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE OF: HIGH STREET AND QUEEN STREET MEASHAM

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE OF: HIGH STREET AND QUEEN STREET MEASHAM

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Road Closure and Temporary Prohibition or Waiting at Any Time on Thursday 6th December for the village Christmas light switch on.

The temporary road closure is required on High Street, Measham from the junction with Leicester Road to the junction with Bosworth Road and on Queen Street, from approximately 50m from the junction with High... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:28 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Temporary Road Closure

Keep Safe!

As the frantic nature of Black Friday and Christmas shopping rapidly approaches, festive shoppers are reminded that "keep safe places" are available in busy retail areas across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

With darker nights now upon us as well, Leicestershire County Council is reminding residents a number of venues are available for anyone who feels overwhelmed, vulnerable, scared or distressed.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:24 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Keep Safe

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE OF: MAIN STREET AND QUARRY LANE, SNARESTONE (part)

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE OF: MAIN STREET AND QUARRY LANE, SNARESTONE (part)

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

A temporary road closure is required Main Street, Snarestone between Derby Road and Measham Road, Snarestone on Friday 23rd November between 9am and 3.00pm. The closure will be in place for public safety whilst Leicestershire County Council undertakes carriageway maintenance works. Quarry... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 12:23 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Temporary Road Closure

Parish Matters Issue 13

Latest Parish Council newsletter, November 2018

Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 13:24 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter

Making Christmas Special

Making Christmas Special

This overwhelmingly popular campaign launched on 1st November this year for donations of small gifts for older people in hospital on Christmas Day. The campaign has run with Leicester's Hospitals for the past 5 years and we are delighted that older people in community hospitals now also benefit. Gift bags (please do not wrap gifts) of a few small items can be donated at any of our Age UK Leicester... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:44 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Age UK

Pantos at Measham Youth Centre!

Pantos at Measham Youth Centre!

Two pantos, Rumpelstitskin and Cinderella will be performed on Sat 1st and Sun 2nd December 2018.

The afternoon performances will be at 2-30 and the evening performances at 7pm.

Tickets cost £6 for adults and £4 for children.

To order tickets email firstratemusictheatre@gmail.com

If anybody wants more information they can contact Barrie Maghill on 0777 555 8755.

Posted: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:15 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Pantomime, Measham Youth Club

HS2 Information Event

HS2 Information event at Measham Leisure Centre, Thursday 1st November, 2-8pm for more info go to https://www.hs2.org.uk/events/measham-leisure-centre-public-information-event/

Posted: Wed, 31 Oct 2018 09:55 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2 Information Event

Measham's Got Xmas Talent!

This year the Christmas@Measham Committee will be doing video entries for the talent competition!

If you want to be in for a chance to turn on the Christmas lights all you need to do is send them short clip of your talent with your contact details, name and age!

There will be 1 winner and a runner up, both will need to be available to perform on the night! (6th December!) Entries are 16 and under only... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 11:50 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Christmas Event

Let 's Remember Together

Let 's Remember Together

Sharing memories through music, stories, songs and poetry.

Come along and make a POPPY to add to our display; our aim is for every family in Measham to add a poppy to the display outside the front of the church.

Listen to Melody Blue the local community choir at 10.30am.

Have you got a story to tell? About your family and the war years? Come and share it over a cuppa and a biscuit.

Bring any memorabilia... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 08:58 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Event;

Calling all knitters Time to dig out those knitting needles for the Big Knit

Calling all knitters   Time to dig out those knitting needles for the Big Knit

It's the return of the Big Knit campaign and Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland is calling on Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to join in and get knitting!

Whether a knitting ninja, purling pro, crochet connoisseur or just keen to have a go it's time to get wild about wool and join the Big Knit. Now in its 15th year, the campaign is recruiting knitters to help create an impressive 1.6 million... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 10:46 by Dawn Roache

Tags: The Big Knit

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