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

Author: Dawn Roache

Measham Baptist Church News

Measham Baptist Church News

Measham Baptist Church is a community minded church on Chapel Street (adjacent to Tesco).

There are many activities and services we run that may be of interest to people reading this.

We recently ran a well attended "Real Lives" event where notable celebrities came to tell their stories.

We are continuing this theme with a cafe church event at 4 pm on the last Sunday of the month. John Gaughan (gutarist... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:13 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter; Measham Baptist Church

Geocaching Events Coming Up

Geocaching Events Coming Up

Geocaching is an exciting outdoor adventure for the whole family. It is a modern day twist on a treasure hunt it is suitable for the whole family. All you need is a handheld GPS and a sense of fun. A 'cache' is a small waterproof treasure box hidden outdoors.

When and where are this sessions?

We are running 6 FREE sessions over February half term:

· Monday 17 February, 1pm - 3pm Coalville Park,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:17 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Event, Geocaching

Parish Matters Issue 27

Parish Matters Issue 27

Latest edition of the parish newsletter.

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 10:49 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter

The Family Monster Walk is coming to Coalville

The Family Monster Walk is coming to Coalville

You and your family are invited to join us at...the February half term Family Monster Walk. We challenge you to complete the monster trail!

What is the Monster Family Walk and what should we expect?

This new event for 2020 aims to get more families active together outdoors in Coalville. The day will see the Monsters, which were first created by local schools as part of last year's Timber festival, out... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 14:15 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Event; Monster Walk

Crime Reduction Roadshow

Crime Reduction Roadshow

In the past week there has been an increase in reported incidents of car crime in Measham and the surrounding villages. Leicestershire Police are actively investigating these crimes and are asking the public to be more vigilant and to contact them with any information.

The Community Safety Partnership are responding to this increase by hosting a roadshow outside Tesco Express in Measham, on Saturday... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 09:15 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Police; crime reduction

Measham Medical Unit January 2020

January 2020 Medical Unit village information.

Posted: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 09:38 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Medical Unit;newsletter

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Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:30 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Health & Wellbeing

Tackling Loneliness in Leicestershire

Tackling loneliness and social isolation is one of the biggest challenges we are facing in society at the moment. Many people across different sections of society experience loneliness or isolation at various times in their lives, and it's clear that loneliness can affect anyone, regardless of a person's age or the area they live in. We also know that feeling lonely can have quite a significant effect... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 11:37 by Dawn Roache

Tags: LCC;

Parish Matters Issue 26

Latest issue of the parish newsletter.

Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 10:57 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Newsletter

AGE UK LEICESTERSHIRE & RUTLAND HEATING OR EATING CAMPAIGN

AGE UK LEICESTERSHIRE & RUTLAND  HEATING OR EATING CAMPAIGN

We are already waking up to cold temperatures each morning, and it's easy to take central heating and warm dinners for granted. Both heating and eating are vital for our health in the cold weather, which is why Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland is launching its Heating or Eating campaign.

Winter hardship causes over 50,000 deaths every year in England and Wales. Locally 650 people will die this winter... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 10:16 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Age UK