Leicester Forest East Parish Council

Serving the people of Leicester Forest East

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Clerk: Holly Mann
The Parish Hall, Kings Drive
Leicester Forest East
Leicester LE3 3JE

Latest News

Coronavirus Scam Warning

Action Fraud have received reports of #COVID19 related scams. The majority relate to the online sale of protective items such as facemasks and other items in short supply due to the outbreak, that don't exist..

https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/alert/coronavirus-related-fraud-reports


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What scams are we seeing?

The majority of reports are related to online shopping... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:31 by Holly Mann

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Advice from 'Mind' on protecting your mental health during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Infectious disease outbreaks, like the current Coronavirus (Covid-19), can be worrying and can affect our mental health. While it is important to stay updated, there are also many things we can do to support and manage our wellbeing during such times. You may find the following resources and contacts for support useful:

Information

  • These uncertain times can bring up a whole lot of practical and emotional... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 16:04 by Holly Mann

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Guide for Parents Homeschooling

Guide for Parents Homeschooling

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 08:19 by Holly Mann

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Playground Closures

In line with the latest government instruction, the Parish Council have closed the playgrounds and gym equipment until further notice.

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 10:24 by Holly Mann

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CANCELLATIONS

Please note that both the litter-pick (scheduled for Saturday 4th April) and the Quiz night (scheduled for Saturday 28th March) are cancelled. The Parish Council hopes that both of these events will be re-arranged later in the year.

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 11:25 by Holly Mann

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Cancellation of Film Evening

PRESS RELEASE for April 2020 issue

LFE Film Evenings

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

In line with the recommendations from the UK Government regarding gatherings in public places such as theatres, we regret to announce that our viewings will be cancelled until further notice.
These are unusual and difficult times, and we feel it is in the interests of our clientele to follow the guidelines in order to help keep them... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 09:01 by Holly Mann

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Cancellation of Film Evening

PRESS RELEASE for April 2020 issue

LFE Film Evenings

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

In line with the recommendations from the UK Government regarding gatherings in public places such as theatres, we regret to announce that our viewings will be cancelled until further notice.
These are unusual and difficult times, and we feel it is in the interests of our clientele to follow the guidelines in order to help keep them... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 09:01 by Holly Mann

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Prevent Young People being Targeted by Fraudsters

We Need Your Help To Protect Young People Being Targeted By Fraudsters

With schools closing, it is likely that younger people will be spending more time online, and therefore may be more likely to come across and 'advert' which might grab their attention.

Fraudsters are targeting students to open or allow their bank accounts to be used for criminal activity.

The Fraudsters may ask a student to receive... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 08:38 by Holly Mann

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Warning over Coronavirus Related Fraud

Coronavirus Related Fraud Reports Increase By 400 Per Cent In March

Recently the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) reported a new trend in fraud related to Coronavirus, or COVID-19.

Updated figures show there have been 105 reports to Action Fraud since 1 February 2020, with total losses reaching nearly £970,000.

The first report relating to Coronavirus, or COVID-19, was received on 9 February.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 08:30 by Holly Mann

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Message from Trading Standards re Coronavirus

Message from Leicestershire Trading Standards

Dear Members

Leicestershire Trading Standards Service are advising during this period of uncertainty regarding Covid-19, it appears that there are some people who are taking advantage of the situation.

We have heard reports that people are offering to buy essentials on behalf of the elderly and vulnerable who are self isolating. Instead are taking the money... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 12:06 by Holly Mann

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