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Pre-Submission Neighbourhood Plan

If during the Consultation Period from 9th November 2018 to 21st December 2018 you wish to comment on the Pre-Submission Neighbourhood Plan you can download the following form. It includes options to return your completed form by drop-off of a printed copy at Desford Library, by post or email. There will also be an opportunity to complete a form at either of two exhibitions to be held on

  • Saturday 17th November, 10am - 3pm, Botcheston Village Hall
  • Saturday 24th November, 10am - 3pm, Desford Library

A comment form which can be downloaded to add your comments about the Desford Neighbourhood Plan and all of the documents are found in the news below.

Latest News

Temporary Road Closure, Station Road Desford

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary
Traffic Regulation Order at the above location (see attached plan).
A temporary road closure is required on Station Road from the junction
with Botcheston Road to Barns Way on the 08/11/2018 off peak for two
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public
safety for Leicestershire County Council to complete surface dressing.
The proposed alternative diversion route will be via:-
Head north west on Botcheston Road towards Markfield Lane, turn left
onto Main Street, continue onto Merrylees Road, turn left onto Lindridge
Lane, turn left onto Newbold Road, Newbold Road turns right and
becomes Main Street, at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto High Street,
continue to follow B582, at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Leicester
Lane, at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Barns Way.
Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience

Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 14:53 by Martin Broomhead

Extra-ordinary Council Meeting

An Extra-ordinary meeting of Desford Parish Council will be held on Monday 5 November 2018 at 7.30pm to consider the Pre-submission version of the Desford Neighbourhood Plan. A copy of the Agenda is attached.

Posted: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 12:52 by Martin Broomhead