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Charley Parish Council

Serving the people of Charley and Oaks in Charnwood

Charley

Clerk: Brian Duncombe
12 Abbotts Oak Drive
Coalville LE67 4SA

Tel: 01530 831383

Latest News

Consultation: Superfast Broadband

Email below from Leics County Council Superfast Broadband Consultation today which requires a response FROM INDIVIDUAL BUSINESSES AND HOUSEHOLDERS. Closing Date is May 7th so please read as soon as possible through the 18 page document and send in your comments.

Please see the link for a consultation on the provision of superfast broadband in Leicestershire http://www.superfastleicestershire.org.uk/phase3/.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 11:47 by Maureen Havers

Tags: Superfast Broadband Provision in Leicestershire

Closure of M1 May 2018

Highways England – M1 closure press release

Please be aware that Highways England will be closing the M1 between J23A and J24 from Friday 11 May at 10pm until Sunday 13 May 3pm. The attachment provides more information and shows where the diversions will be in place.

It is highly likely that there will be significant delays / congestion on the M1 but also the road networks leading off and onto that area. Please could to.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 15:00 by Maureen Havers

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Additional Agenda Item for May 2nd Annual Parish Council Meeting

PLEASE NOTE: An additional item for the agenda for May 2nd just received.

Planning Application:

Proposal: Change of use from agricultural to equestrian use Location: Land Off Charley Road, Charley, Leicestershire, LE12 5TQ. APPLICATION REFERENCE 18/00651/FULM

Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:56 by Maureen Havers

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Broadband Provision - an Alternative

Aware of the strong feeling in Charley about poor Broadband reception, we have been made aware of a means of provision which does not rely on cables. A representative from the firm Airefibre, will be present at the Annual Parish Council meeting on Wednesday, May 2nd to explain how it is possible to broadcast the internet via a series of masts and to discuss whether this system may be suitable for certain properties in Charley. Please inform your neighbours and others who may be interested.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:50 by Maureen Havers

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Planning Meeting Charley Parish Council

There will be an Extra-ordinary Planning Meeting of Charley Parish Council on Wednesday, 4th April in the Oaks Storer Hall at 16.30 re an application at Whittle Hill Farm Cottage.

18/00241/FUL

Enclosure of covered terrace so as to provide additional living accommodation

Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:59 by Maureen Havers

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Planning Meeting Charley Parish Council

There will be a Planning Meeting on Friday 16th March at 19.00 in the Oaks Storer Hall re an application to install solar panels on land at The Old Vicarage, Copt Oak to provide sustainable energy to the dwelling.

Posted: Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:00 by Maureen Havers

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WW1 Commemoration Meeting

The meeting to discuss arrangements for commemorating the end of WW1 and the Three Churches Flower Festival postponed last week will now be held on Tuesday, 13th March at 19.00 hours at Hillside Bungalow. All are welcome to attend but, obviously, space is now limited. After this initial meeting, the three churches will organise and advertise their own meetings but if you have any suggestions, please do contact Brian Duncombe on the phone number above.. Read More »

Posted: Sat, 10 Mar 2018 13:05 by Maureen Havers

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CANCELLATION OF MEETING

In view of the weather forecast for the coming days it has been decided to postpone the meeting on 28th February to discuss the commemoration of the end of WW! until a later date. Please pass on the message to anyone you believe might be planning to attend on Wednesday.

The new date will be circulated here.

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 18:54 by Maureen Havers

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Ideas and Volunteers Wanted

Commemoration of the End of World War One.

A Three Churches Flower Festival is planned for September 2018 and if you would like to be involved with this or have any suggestions for other events, an OPEN MEETING is to be held on Wednesday, 28th February at 7 p.m. in the Oaks Storer Hall (next to St James Church) Oaks in Charnwood. ALL ARE WELCOME. If this is not a convenient date please leave your name and contact details with Mr Brian Duncombe, Clerk on 01530 831383 or Mrs M.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:52 by Maureen Havers

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Enjoy the View

Enjoy the View

The view from Oaks Road across the fields towards the airport is well worth stopping for but can you name this person who chills out with a drink or two while admiring it and then opens the vehicle window just wide enough to throw the cans out?

Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 18:40 by Maureen Havers

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