Welcome to Whetstone Parish Council’s Official Website

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, THE OFFICES AND MEETING ROOMS OF THE PARISH COUNCIL ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.  THIS IS AS A DIRECT RESPONSE TO THE COVID – 19 OUTBREAK AND IS DESIGNED TO PROTECT BOTH STAFF AND MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC.

  • Please also note that the Full Council Meetings due to be held in April and May are cancelled to protect all involved, this website will be updated with the revised meeting dates as soon as we are told it is safe to hold public meetings.

OUR CONTACT DETAILS ARE BELOW

LEE BRECKON – CLERK OF THE COUNCIL , COUNCIL OFFICES, CEMETERY ROAD, WHETSTONE, LEICESTER. LE8 6LL

TELEPHONE (0116) 2751987  EMAIL : CLERK@WHETSTONEPC.ORG.UK

WWW.WHETSTONEPC.ORG.UK

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The Council Office is normally open 9.00 a.m till 4.00 p.m Monday to Thursday and 9 a.m till 1 p.m on Friday, with an answer phone service at other times, telephone 0116 2751987. The Parish Council usually meet on the fourth Thursday of every month at 7.30 p.m (always check this site or Notice Boards for any alterations) at the Council Offices. Parishioners are more than welcome to attend to discuss a specific item on the agenda, or you wish to alert or discuss with Council a matter relating to Whetstone you think is of importance, or you just wish to see Council in operation. If you do wish to speak on a matter or raise a new issue please contact the Clerk who can inform you of the protocol.

If you are not able to attend, written, telephone or e-mail comments are also welcomed.

Please click on the pages in the menu above for further information

VILLAGE ISSUES

Many of the telephone calls to the Parish Council Offices concern incidents of pavement parking, graffiti, dog fouling and littering. Whetstone Parish Council are not responsible for these issues. Please use the links below to report these issues.

The most requested links are for Dog Fouling, Pavement Parking, Litter Removal and Graffiti , please find a quick link below

http://www.blaby.gov.uk/resident/roads-parking-and-travel/dog-fouling/

https://www.blaby.gov.uk/parking-and-roads/parking/parking-information/

http://www.blaby.gov.uk/resident/roads-parking-and-travel/report-a-problem/request-litter-removal/

http://www.blaby.gov.uk/resident/roads-parking-and-travel/report-a-problem/report-graffiti/

During the spring and summer months the issue of grass cutting in the Parish becomes a main issue. The Parish Council is not responsible for cutting of the grass verges/roundabouts in the Parish, or road maintenance, including reporting of pot holes etc . This is the remit of Leicestershire County Council.

Please find a quick link to these issues and how to report them below

https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/road-maintenance/grass-cutting

https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/road-maintenance/report-a-road-problem

We hope that you find these quick links useful.