Barwell Parish Council

Serving the people of Barwell

Tags: Community

MINDLESS ACT OF VANDALISM

MINDLESS ACT OF VANDALISM

Recently planted trees have been sadly vandalised on Barwell (Tip) Park. In Barwell Parish Council's attempt to improve the look and the environment of this park as part of their biodiversity pledge, someone thought it necessary to wreck all the hard work that had gone into this. The incident has been reported to the Police and anyone who has any information of the culprits please do report them to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 11:33 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Barwell Park, Community, Trees

Another 400+ new trees planted in Barwell Park

Another 400+ new trees planted in Barwell Park

The planting of over 400 free trees, from the Woodland Trust took place at the weekend with help from Councillor Michael Gould and Cllr Pete Stead-Davis.

This now brings the total to well over 1000 new trees being planted over the last three years on Barwell Park, in addition to hundreds of wildflower plug plants and strips of wildflower seeds being sown.

Cllr Michael Gould said "We are delighted to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Dec 2021 10:06 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Trees

SUGGESTIONS FOR IMPROVING TWEED RIVER PARK

SUGGESTIONS FOR IMPROVING TWEED RIVER PARK

All suggestions welcome on how to improve this small park off Crabtree Road.

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 14:01 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Community

ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER.

ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER.

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) which will incorporate a temporary road closure is to be made for the following location: Shilton Road, Barwell from the Leicester Road Junction all the way to Top Town roundabout.

The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to facilitate carriageway patching and any other associated work to the highway.

The duration of the restriction... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 09:34 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Traffic Order, road closure

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON 2021

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON 2021

It looks like Christmas In Barwell after a cold but successful Christmas Lights Switch On. Thank you to all who attended to help make the event the success it was.

Barwell Parish Council wishes every one a Merry Christmas and a Happy and safe New Year.

Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 09:50 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Christmas, Community

TEMPORARY BRANCH CLOSURE OF BELLE VUE POST OFFICE

TEMPORARY BRANCH CLOSURE OF BELLE VUE POST OFFICE

TEMPORARY BRANCH CLOSURE

BELLE VUE POST OFFICE

ONE STOP STORES, 65 MOORE ROAD, BARWELL, LE9 8AG

Due to the extensive building refurbishments at the above location, the Post Office branch will need to close temporarily.

The safety of their customers is of paramount importance, therefore, to allow for the building work to take place, it will be necessary for the service to close, temporarily, on Thursday... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 12:09 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Post Office

STORIES FROM SANTAS GROTTO

STORIES FROM SANTAS GROTTO

Join Santa and his Elf Ellie for stories in his Grotto

Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 09:19 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Christmas, Community

WE CANNOT DO THIS ALONE WE NEED YOUR HELP

WE CANNOT DO THIS ALONE WE NEED YOUR HELP

Is it your intention to be buried in Barwell? If so we need your help and we need it NOW! A developer has taken their Planning Application to Appeal—this means that the field on Hinckley Road earmarked for the new Barwell Cemetery could end up as yet another housing development. We need to urgently fight this appeal which is where we need the help of all Barwell people. We need to act now, the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Nov 2021 12:55 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Cemetery, Community

GOOD REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY EVENT

GOOD REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY EVENT

We would like to thank everyone who attended and laid wreaths and support our Remembrance Sunday event. A huge thank you to the Church Boys and Girls Brigade for their contribution. We look forward to next year where we will be able to include the Parade as well as the service at the War Memorial.

Posted: Tue, 16 Nov 2021 12:01 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Community

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY

There will be a Barwell Remembrance Service at the War Memorial on Church Lane this Sunday 14th November 2021 at 11am.This year's event, which is usually organised by the Barwell Branch of the Royal British, was in jeopardy due to issues relating to Public Liability Insurance. However, Barwell Parish Council were approached for assistance and the Council has managed to organise the Service but unfortunately... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Nov 2021 13:56 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Community