Packington Parish Council

Serving the people of Packington

Clerk: Alexandra Stretton
Woodbine Cottage, 11 Cottage
Lane, Desford, Leicestershire
LE9 9GF

Tel: 07936 359949

Tags: Packington

Ongoing Closure of the Playground and Gym Equipment

The trustees of the recreation ground have carried out a risk assessment, following the Government's guidelines, on the re-opening of play areas and outdoor play and sports equipment. They have concluded that unfortunately it will not be safe for them to be reopened. Please see the attached notice for more information.

This matter will be kept under review.

Please refer any queries to the clerk.

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 14:06 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Coronavirus, Packington, Recreation Ground

Tips to re-open - guidance on use

Tips to re-open - guidance on use

Some of the tips in Leicestershire will be reopening on Monday 18th May.

There will be limits on what waste can be taken and visits will be by appointment. See the attached leaflet for details.

Book yourself a time slot at:
www.leicestershire.gov.uk/waste-bookings

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 15:53 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Coronavirus, News, Packington, tip, waste

Beware of Scammers - Covid-19

See this link from Trading Standards for more information and advice about avoiding scammers who are trying to take advantage of the current crisis.

https://www.nationaltradingstandards.uk/news/beware-of-covid19-scams/

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 16:18 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: COVID-19, Coronavirus, Packington, Scam

Link to North West Leics District Council Covid-19 Advice Page

Please use this link to access the NWLDC Covid-19 (coronavirus) information page:

https://www.nwleics.gov.uk/pages/coronavirus_information_for_nwl_communities

Posted: Sun, 22 Mar 2020 16:27 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: News, Packington

Parish Council Meetings cancelled

Unfortunately, the decision has had to be taken to cancel Parish Council meetings for at least the next 3 months.

The council will still be running and in touch with each other and the clerk is still at work.

If you have any queries at all, please contact the clerk using the details at the top of this page.

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 11:21 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: News, Packington

Packington Litter Pick - Sunday 8th March 2020

Packington Litter Pick - Sunday 8th March 2020

Annual Litter Pick to take place on:

SUNDAY 8th MARCH

10am - 12noon

MEET AT THE VILLAGE HALL

Bags and litter pickers provided.

See attached document for full details.

Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 15:10 by Alexandra Stretton

Tags: Event, Packington, Volunteer, litter pick