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Desford Neighbourhood Plan

We anticipate that Desford Neighbourhood Plan will go to referendum on May 6th 2021 (as long as government guidelines allow). The documents pertaining to the Plan can be viewed by clicking the following link: Neighbourhood Plan | Desford Parish Council

Latest News

Do you have an electric vehicle?

Do you have an electric vehicle?

Sport in Desford with support from the Borough & Parish councils aswell as the Maud Elkington Charitable Trust have just installed two fast EV charging points in their carpark.Some key points:

- It is a double 22KW AC charging point

- It is available to the public- Open 24 hours a day

- Peckleton Lane Desford LE9 9JU

- The fee is 30p per KWh with 24p sign on fee (after 2 hours itswitches to £3 per hour)

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 14:23 by Martin Broomhead

Resources Committee Meeting

A meeting of the Resources Committee is due to be held via Zoom at 7:30pm on the 14th April. Members of the public are welcome to join the meeting. Joining instructions can be found in the attached agenda

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 14:13 by Martin Broomhead



We have had a number of reports from landowners about dogs not being kept suitably under control while walking in fields with livestock present. It is particularly important at this time of year during lambing season and we would remind you that:

Under the Dogs (Protection of Livestock) Act 1953, if a dog worries sheep on any agricultural land, the person in charge of the dog can be fined up to £1,000 if found guilty.

Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 13:56 by Martin Broomhead