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Grounds Maintenance

The Parish Council are aware of concerns with regards our Grounds Maintenance contract. At a meeting of the Parish Council on 14th June, Councillors were concerned at the standard of work undertaken by the contractors.

Accordingly, we agreed not to pay an invoice until Senior Management of the contractors met with the Parish Clerk, the Parish Chair (Colin Crane) and Councillor Peel. The purpose of the meeting is to express our.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:16 by Martin Broomhead

Tags: Grounds Maintenance

Parish Council Vacancy

Following the resignation of Cllr Brian Hutt, a casual vacancy has arisen on Desford Parish Council.

Hinckley and Bosworth BC have not received any request for an election to be held and, therefore, the Council is free to co-opt a new Member of Council.

Posted: Tue, 30 May 2017 09:52 by Martin Broomhead

Tags: Casual Vacancy

New Chairman of the Council

At the Annual meeting held last week, Desford Parish Council elected Colin Crane as its new Chairman for the coming year.

Colin has been on the Council since 2015 and has been actively involved in all aspects of the Council's business.

The Council wishes him well in his new role.

Posted: Wed, 24 May 2017 11:11 by Martin Broomhead

Tags: Chairman

Desford Parish Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire

Desford Parish Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire

A consultation questionnaire for the Parish Neighbourhood Plan has now been delivered to all households in Desford, Botcheston and Newtown Unthank. Completed questionnaires will be collected by hand in the week commencing 27 March 2017.

The Neighbourhood Plan Group would ask all parishioners to take a few minutes to fill out the questionnaire so that as wide a view as possible is received back.

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Posted: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:30 by Martin Broomhead

Tags: Desford Neighbourhood Plan

Desford in Bloom wins Silver

Desford in Bloom wins Silver

Desford in Bloom entered the East Midlands in Bloom competition and today have been awarded Silver Gilt. Also the team of Intrepid Waterers have been awarded a Special Judges Award.

Congratulations to everyone involved.

Posted: Wed, 14 Sep 2016 18:55 by Colin and Pat Crane

Tags: News, Desford in Bloom

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