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Author: Holly Mann

Boyers Park Resurfacing

Boyers Play Park will be re-surfaced beginning Monday 1st February. Leicester Forest East Parish Council apologises for any inconvenience caused. The work is not expected to last longer than 2 weeks.

Posted: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 10:58 by Holly Mann

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Neighbourhood Development Plan - Advert for Conversion Work

As part of it's long-running work to complete a Neighbourhood Development Plan, Leicester Forest East Parish Council wish to outsource the work of converting four documents. The documents need to be made WCAG complaint ready for submission to Blaby District Council, where they will be published on their website.

If you are interested in completing this work, please see the advert attached.

Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 15:56 by Holly Mann

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Garden Waste Bin Message from Blaby District Council

Sign up for the Garden Waste service


Current Garden Waste subscriptions end on 31 March 2021. Subscribe now for Garden Waste collections from 01 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 to make sure you get this year's sticker in time for April.

Online prices for 2021/22:

  • 140ltr small bin - £25.60
  • 240ltr large bin - £37.60

How to subscribe/renew

  • Existing direct debit customers do not need to do anything.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 13:41 by Holly Mann

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Christmas Tree Collections

If you've had a real Christmas Tree over the festive period, we will be taking these with your Garden Waste collection in January. See below for our guide on how to present your Christmas Tree:

  • We will only take away one tree per property
  • Please cut the tree down so that it could fit into your bin if it were empty with the lid closed
  • Your Garden Waste bin MUST be presented so we can ensure there is a... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 09:50 by Holly Mann

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Telephone Befriending Service

Please see the poster attached detailing Blaby District Council's Telephone Befriending Service open to those who would benefit from the service.

Posted: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 13:25 by Holly Mann

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COVID 19 Vaccination Scam

Leicestershire Trading Standards have been made aware of a scam, whereby, members of the public receive a text message advising that they are eligible for a Covid-19 vaccine. They are then encouraged to provide various personal information. The following is now posted on our Trading Standards Facebook page, please feel free to distribute as appropriate:

Leicestershire County Council Trading Standards... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 16:26 by Holly Mann

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Fake Parcel Delivery Scam


Dear Subscriber,

Scam warning: Fake DPD emails and texts.

Action Fraud has seen a surge in reports relating to fake emails and texts purporting to be from DPD. The messages claim that DPD was "unable to deliver your parcel today" and provide instructions on how the recipient can arrange another delivery. The links in the emails and texts lead to fake websites that are designed to steal money, as well... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 14:12 by Holly Mann

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COVID Grant Scheme

The parish council have made a temporary amendment to their Grants Policy in light of the COVID pandemic. The scheme is open to not-for-profit groups whose work benefits Leicester Forest East residents. Please see the link below to apply. The deadline is 28.02.2021.

Posted: Tue, 22 Dec 2020 10:27 by Holly Mann

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Fly Tipping Warning

Please see attached Fly-Tipping Signs warning of potential fines for those who fly-tip at recycling sites.

Posted: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 13:07 by Holly Mann

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COVID - Tier 3 Poster

COVID - Tier 3 Poster

Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 10:35 by Holly Mann

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