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

Police Notified of Unauthorised Football Match

It has been brought to the Parish Council's attention that an unauthorised game of football was played on the field behind the Parish Hall at the weekend. Participants were not seen to keep the required 2 metres apart. The police have been informed. The Parish Council does not condone football matches at the present time, or any other breaches of the 2 metre rule, on its parks or open spaces.

Posted: Tue, 05 May 2020 10:40 by Holly Mann

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Road works on the A47 this weekend

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER FOR CARRIAGEWAY MAINTENANCE WORKS ON HINCKLEY ROAD, LEICESTER FOREST EAST

Leicestershire County Council Highways will be undertaking essential carriageway maintenance works on Hinckley Road, Leicester Forest East from Saturday 2nd May to Sunday 3rd May. To safely carry out these maintenance works a closure will be required on Hinckley Road from the junction with Kirby... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 12:06 by Holly Mann

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Free Adult Education & Training Courses

Learnyay helps adults find free education courses and training. By connecting them with ESFA and local authority funded colleges, schools and training providers in their area.


With many people furloughed and self-isolating, we feel it's more important than ever to raise awareness about free education courses and training.


It's https://www.learnyay.co.uk


Home learning will help people make the most of... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 11:41 by Holly Mann

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Report Phishing Scams with New Email service.

Unfortunately, over the last few weeks there has been a marked increase in both Covid-19 type scams, but also in phishing emails of all types – "banks", Netflix, HMRC, DVLA, Supermarket vouchers and surveys to name just a few

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) have launched a new reporting service for suspicious emails.

Anyone can now forward suspicious emails to report@phishing.gov.uk

The... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:48 by Holly Mann

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Police Issue Warning over Loan Sharks

Leicestershire Police have issued a warning to residents over the dangers of Loan Sharks.

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:38 by Holly Mann

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How to find your nearest Job Centre

The link below allows you to search for your nearest Job Centre:

https://www.jobcentrenearme.com/

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 11:51 by Holly Mann

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Warning of Scam Emails Regarding NHS Donations

Warning of Scam Emails Regarding Nhs Donations


ALERT
Criminals are targeting people with NHS scam emails. The NHS will NEVER ask you to send money directly to a bank account. If you would like to donate to the NHS, you should do so via their official channels or your local NHS Trust.

Stop:
Taking a moment to stop and think before parting with your money or information could keep you safe.

Challenge:... Read More »


Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 10:31 by Holly Mann

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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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