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.



A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location:

Chapel Street, Measham – west of Tesco car park entrance (see weblink or scan QR code). The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Cadent Gas to safely facilitate a new connection. The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure.

The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of two days commencing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Jan 2022 09:29 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Highways notice

FREE Family Learning Online Courses

  • Phonics Fun - 6 online sessions, starting Thursday 27th January 2022 6:30 to 8:00pm . Focus on Phonics system and how children are taught to read, ideas for fun literacy activities to use at home
  • Maths Fun – 6 online sessions starting Tuesday 20th January 2022. Focus on key numeracy skills and methods taught in schools, maths vocabulary, ideas for fun maths activities to use at home
  • Family Skills... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:32 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Online learning, family

February Half Term Dodgeball Games

9-12 year olds

£2 per session

Monday 14th February 10.30am - 12noon

Thursday 17th February 2pm - 3.30pm

at Measham Leisure Centre

Booking is required contact: or 01530 454735

Posted: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 11:27 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Active Together, Healthy Child Programme

Measham Pop Up Employment Hub

Measham Pop Up Employment Hub

Are you at a career crossroads? Take the next step towards your future, join us at Measham Library (10am to 12pm)

Thursday 17th February

Thursday 24th February

Thursday 3rd March

Thursday 10th March

To contact Work & Skills Leicestershire, call their personal advisors on 0800 988 0308

You can also book a face to face appointment at a local Employment Hub. Find Work & Skills online at Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 10:17 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Information, Community events, Jobs



Acresford Road, Donisthorpe

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location. A road closure is required on Acresford Road between Orchard Way and Burton Road, Acresford on the 24th January 2022 for two days between 09:00 and 15:00 each day.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 09:30 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Highways notice

Closure of the northbound M42 motorway junction 9 to 10

High Speed Two (HS2) is the new high speed railway for Britain. Balfour Beatty VINCI is working in partnership with HS2 Ltd to build the new highspeed railway in your area.

We recently completed extensive works on the M42 motorway between junction 9 (Dunton Interchange) and junction 10 (Tamworth Interchange) to prepare for a bridge to be moved into place over the motorway later this year.

Following surveys... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 09:21 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2, road closure

Message from Measham Library

Unfortunately we have made the decision to cancel the talk on Tuesday 18th January.The Sausage Boys will now be on Tuesday 15th February and the Quiz postponed until later in the year.Sorry for any inconvenience.

Posted: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 11:03 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Library

Protection zone in place after new bird flu case

Birdkeepers living in the Market Bosworth area are being urged to follow a range of restrictions after a case of bird flu was confirmed.

Trading Standards officers from Leicestershire County Council will be knocking on doors and sending letters to properties within a 3km zone to give bird owners advice and where necessary, arrange a health inspection by the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).

The... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Jan 2022 11:08 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Bird Flu


Having a clear out this Christmas? Perhaps you've received an unwanted gift that needs a new home or you're looking to declutter ready for a fresh start to the new year.

Local charity, Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland has issued an urgent appeal for winter donations to their charity shops. They are calling out to the community to act and donate any good quality, saleable stock including clothing,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Jan 2022 09:50 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Age UK, Community Group

Covid 19 Booster Guide

Covid 19 Booster Guide

Posted: Thu, 23 Dec 2021 09:51 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Information, covid-19

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