Entries by Sharon Coe

Waste collection latest

Information accurate as of Friday 03 April Our top priority is to continue delivering essential services to you at the same time as maintaining the safety and wellbeing of our customers and staff. Minimising the spread of the virus means that we have fewer staff available as our regular staff need to self-isolate. As a […]

Gov.uk Covid -19 information

Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to do Stay at home Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (where this absolutely cannot be done from home) Stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people Wash your hands as soon as you get home Anyone can spread the virus. Full guidance on staying at home […]

Annual Awards Scheme for Whetstone Parish

WHETSTONE PARISH COUNCIL Annual Parish Council Awards Scheme   Whetstone Parish Council would like to invite you to submit nominations for either one or all of the following three awards, and also for Letters of Commendation.   The Environmental Award is awarded to the person who has done something to improve the appearance or understanding […]

Whetstone’s been wombled !!

We’ve Been Wombled!! Residents of Whetstone could be forgiven if they thought aliens from above had dropped dozens of bags of rubbish overnight on Saturday 11th January on the corner of Cemetery Road!    In fact, Whetstone had been targeted by the South Leicestershire Litter Wombles (‘Wombles’ for short), headed up by Bob Lee, Mastermind of […]


THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF FOOTPATH Z75. ENDERBY AND WHETSTONE) ORDER 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Leicestershire County Council has made an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. The Order came into force on 17th February 2020 and will have a maximum duration of 6 months. […]

Agencies work round-the-clock during Storm Dennis

Do not drive through flood water” is one of the main messages from councils, fire, police and the Environment Agency who are continuing to work together to tackle flooding. Agencies have been working round-the-clock since Saturday (15 Feb) to close roads, give out sandbags, rescue drivers and keep people safe as Storm Dennis took hold […]

Love Parks wins national award

        A popular annual family day to celebrate the district’s parks and open spaces has won a prestigious award from Keep Britain Tidy. For more than a decade Love Parks Week has been one of Keep Britain Tidy’s campaigns to celebrate the UK’s best green spaces and the community groups bringing them […]

Community Safety Partnership wins award

The Blaby District and Hinckley and Bosworth Community Safety Partnership has been recognised for its crime protection and prevention work by the Police and Crime Commissioner. It was honoured with the ‘Special Award for a project which has made an outstanding contribution to support the Police and Crime Plan’ at the 2020 Safer Community Celebration […]