Broughton & Old Dalby Parish Council

Serving the people of Nether Broughton, Old Dalby, Queensway, Six Hills and surrounding farms

Clerk: Lucy Flavin
Broughton Cottage, 60 Main
Road, Nether Broughton
Leicestershire LE14 3HB

Tel: 01664 822568

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Latest News

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order

Posted: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:29 by Lucy Flavin

CHURCH END, NETHER BROUGHTON

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
A road closure is required on Church End from the junction of Broughton Lane for approximately 100 metres on the 2nd October 2019 for 3 days.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Severn Trent Water to undertake new connection works
The proposed alternative diversion route will be via :-
• Broughton Lane
• Melton Road
• Clawson Road
• Nottingham Road A606
• Middle Lane
• Church End and vice versa
Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works.

PARISH CLERK/ RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER VACANCY

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:17 by Lucy Flavin

10 hours per week

Salary commencing £11.67p.h. rising to £12.39p.h.

Broughton and Old Dalby Parish council are currently seeking to appoint an individual who can help our newly elected, and forward thinking council, in delivering timely and quality services to our local community. More »

The ideal candidate will be highly self-motivated and community focused possessing sound administration, communication, I.T., financial and organisational skills, together with the ability to meet strict deadlines.

The role will encompass:-

  • Developing strong working relationships with key local and regional bodies.
  • Effective management and control of the Councils financial affairs, including budgets and financial records.
  • Compliance with internal and external audits, managing insurance, and the asset register.
  • Ensuring that all legal, statutory and governing provisions are observed.
  • Working with the Chairman ensuring meetings are properly administered and decisions effectively implemented.

Home based, all required I.T. equipment is provided.

The council meets once a month, within the parish, so the position will require some evening and very occasional weekend attendance.

In the first instance please forward your C.V. ( or letter expressing your interest) to broughtondalbypc@outlook.com or call Lucy Flavin on 01664 822568 for further information.

Closing date for all applications: 31st October 2019 » Less

The Turkey Oak - Old Dalby

Posted: Sun, 08 Sep 2019 11:11 by Lucy Flavin

It is expected that the necessary work to pollard the Turkey Oak on The Green will go ahead in the next few weeks.

Some residents have expressed an interest in having a piece of wood from the tree to create their own memento. It has been decided that residents can put their name down for a length of the removed wood which, if sufficient wood is available, could be collected for a suggested donation of £50. If are interested in this offer please contact the Clerk either by email broughtondalbypc@outlook.com or telephone 01664 822568. More »

Please note wood will be in lengths, not cut into logs, and will need to be removed on the day work on the tree is undertaken and at a time agreed by the Parish Council and contractor. All donations will go towards a replacement tree(s). » Less