Broughton & Old Dalby Parish Council

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

Clerk: Sue Evans
4 Middle Lane, Nether
Broughton, Leicestershire
LE14 3HD

Tel: 07923 224773

Latest News

Latest Covid 19 update all of Leicestershire in Tier 3

Tier 3 Very High alert (From 2 December)

For more information and detailed guidance visit: gov.uk/coronavirus

FROM 2 DEC MEETING FRIENDS AND FAMILY No mixing of households indoors, or most outdoor places, apart from support bubbles. Maximum of six in some outdoor public spaces (e.g. parks, public gardens).

BARS, PUBS AND RESTAURANTS Hospitality is closed, with the exception of sales by takeaway, drive-through... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 12:36 by Sue Evans

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A new booklet telling the story of Old Dalby and Queensway

The Old Dalby Village Hall committee have almost completed the National Heritage Lottery Funded project which we embarked on 2 years ago. The Parish Council and Joe Orson as our local Borough and County Council representative supported our original grant application and I am hoping you will be able to help us with the evaluation.Covid restrictions have meant that the permanent timeline wall display,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 14:49 by Sue Evans

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Call to unite in last fortnight of lockdown

Call to unite in last fortnight of lockdown

Published Tuesday, 17th November 2020

Melton is currently experiencing a significant rise in coronavirus rates with 410 people per 100,000 testing positive for the virus (as at 17/11/20).

Rates in Melton are currently the second highest in Leicestershire and higher than the national average. Whilst rising numbers are not unique to Melton, residents are being... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 09:24 by Sue Evans

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LONELINESS AWARENESS TRAINING – FREE ONLINE SESSIONS

LONELINESS AWARENESS TRAINING – FREE ONLINE SESSIONS

Sadly, loneliness is one of the most significant and widespread issues facing rural communities across Leicestershire and Rutland. Just as anyone can feel lonely, anyone can take steps in their everyday life to reach out and help others in their local community suffering from loneliness.

Our FREE 90 minute online training sessions will be running... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 11:59 by Sue Evans

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Daily update from GOV.​UK. Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Daily update from GOV.​UK.

Testing for coronavirus at home

Page summary
How to use your coronavirus (COVID-19) home test kit.

Change made
First published.

Time updated
5:26pm, 12 November 2020

Slides to accompany coronavirus press conference: 31 October 2020

Page summary
Slides on coronavirus presented by Professor Chris Whitty and Sir Patrick Vallance.

Change made
First published.

Time updated
7:00pm, 31 October... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 12:25 by Sue Evans

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Melton Borough Council stay safe over Christmas

Melton Borough Council joins forces with the Melton BID to encourage residents to stay safe over the Christmas period

Published Tuesday, 27th October 2020

Melton Borough Council, the Melton BID and Melton Mowbray Town Estate have been making preparations to enable the community to celebrate safely during the festive period.

Cllr Joe Orson, Leader of the Council said, "Christmas is a cherished time of... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 09:55 by Sue Evans

Tags: Melton Borough Council

Parish Council response to planning application 2020/CM/0044/LCC

Broughton and Old Dalby Parish Council comments on 2020/CM/0044/LCC, October 2020

This application is for an open air inert waste recycling facility on a business park in the rural parish of Broughton and Old Dalby, part of Melton Borough. The Parish Council strongly opposes this application as (a) its location on this site is not supported by relevant policies and (b) proposed operations would have... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 09:19 by Sue Evans

Tags: Planning

Daily update from GOV.​UK. Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Daily update from GOV.​UK.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Record numbers offered flu vaccine as those with flu and COVID-19 more likely to die

Page summary
New Public Health England research suggests that people infected with both viruses between January and April were more at risk of severe illness and death.

Change made
First published.

Time updated
10:05am, 22 September 2020

Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 09:29 by Sue Evans

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Melton Mowbray residents urged to play their part by taking a test

Residents in parts of Melton Mowbray are being urged to get tested for coronavirus if they have symptoms and help bring rates down following a rise.

Over the next week, just under 20,000 people in the north and west parts of the town will receive a leaflet, and a text from their GP, telling them to get tested if they have symptoms.

Latest data for the borough shows that although the number of cases is... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 15:17 by Sue Evans

Tags: Melton Borough Council

Government guide lines for use of play area

Government guide lines for use of play area

Following the governments announcement that play areas will be open from 4 July further guidelines have now been issued.

  • Play areas are limited to 2 families at any one time.
  • Families should bring with them their own sanitiser and antibacterial wipes.
  • For each equipment used families should ensure they wipe down before their child uses it.
  • At the end of your session... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 11:01 by Sue Evans

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