Serving the people of Kibworth Beauchamp

  • There will be no Parish Council meeting in July 2022
  • The next Parish Council meeting will be at 7pm on Tuesday 23 August 2022 in the Grammar School Hall (Kibworth Community Hub)

Author: Dr F.

Midland Main Line Electrification public event

Electrification image

Harborough have started. It will soon begin on the track through the Kibworths and this means installing piles, steelwork and wiring using hand held power tools, piling rigs and heavy earthwork on track and road vehicles. Some of the work will be at night when no trains ae running.

Work is due to start from mid-July 2022 through to final assurance in January 2024. Some of the works will be noisy and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jul 2022 10:00 by Dr F.

Tags: Kibworths, Network Rail, consultation, electrification

Police beat surgeries in Kibworth

Police beat surgeries in Kibworth

The current list of news and events for Harborough North policing area are available on https://www.leics.police.uk/area/your-area/leicestershire/harborough-wigston/harborough-north/meetings-and-events/top-reported-crimes-in-this-area

These are the beat surgeries being held in the Kibworths over the next few months - all from 10am to 11am:

15 June @The Well, High Street, Kibworth Beauchamp
9 August @The... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Jun 2022 09:48 by Dr F.

Tags: Kibworths, antisocial behaviour, police

Additional disabled parking space on High Street

Painting disabled parking space lines

County council Highways engineers painted the lines and wording for a new Disabled parking space today on High Street, by the LOROS shop. This was requested by Kibworth Beauchamp Parish Council back in January to be funded from the county councillor's Members Highways Fund for 2021/22. The disabled parking spaces in the village are intended for blue badge holders to make it easier to use the businesses... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 15:55 by Dr F.

Tags: Kibworth Beauchamp, Roadworks

Missing bollards being replaced

Bollards by Co-op

Today, 27th April, a Leicestershire County Council highways maintenance crew have replaced damaged/missing bollards along High Street.

If you spot one of the following problems with our local roads or pavements, you can report them online using this website: https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/road-maintenance/report-a-road-problem

  • Potholes
  • Grit bin damage (please note - we do not refill... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 12:56 by Dr F.

Tags: Kibworth Beauchamp, Roadworks

Preparing for CCTV overlooking Warwick Park

Preparing for CCTV overlooking Warwick Park

On Monday, 25th April, several lamp columns were structurally tested to ensure they are robust enough to have the equipment for CCTV cameras installed in a few weeks. This is just one of the many steps that the parish council has to complete to receive approval by local authorities for the cameras to be installed, and their images which will be fed securely and confidentially to the HDC monitoring... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 12:38 by Dr F.

Tags: CCTV, Kibworths, antisocial behaviour, open space strategy

Countryside Code

The Countryside Code

The weather is picking up and we have the lovely Spring sunshine on its way. With more people out and about this is just a polite reminder to ask members of the public to keep to public footpaths and keep their dogs on the lead and under control, with it being lambing season it is important that dogs are not exercising over fields.

Posted: Fri, 25 Mar 2022 13:15 by Dr F.

Tags: Countryside Code

Smeeton Road Rec latest designs

Smeeton Road Rec C designs

The Kibworth Joint Recreation Board have been discussing changes to the Open Space Strategy designs since the public consultation on 26th September. They have concentrated on Smeeton Road Rec as this received comments from a variety of regular users including a request for more inclusive play equipment, improvements to reduce muddy areas - bound gravel and tarmac, and to leave the main area open without... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Mar 2022 10:00 by Dr F.

Tags: Platinum Jubilee, open space strategy

Platinum Jubilee Events

Platinum Jubilee Events

This June, communities across the UK will be celebrating HM Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee. The Platinum Jubilee weekend, which runs from Thursday 2 to Sunday 5 June, will be filled with exciting events, but 2022 should be a year of celebration for the whole country.

The Kibworth Parish Councils are already discussing various activities and want to encourage residents to celebrate by organising... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Mar 2022 11:44 by Dr F.

Tags: Kibworths, Platinum Jubilee

Tree warden vacancy

Tree warden vacancy

The volunteer tree warden for Kibworth Beauchamp has moved away, so we are seeking another volunteer.

Tree wardens are volunteers appointed by the parish council to:

• be a contact and support for all things tree related in their local area;
• protect trees by reporting on early signs of pests, disease and vandalism;
• gather information, survey and record information about trees important... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 11:05 by Dr F.

Tags: Kibworth Beauchamp, Tree Warden, staff, vacancy

Roadworks to repair collapsed sewer on Fleckney Road

Roadworks to repair collapsed sewer on Fleckney Road

Leicestershire County Council Highways have confirmed that Anglian Water can install traffic lights on Fleckney Road and Halford Road to repair a collapsed sewer that is causing blockages in the area.

The work is scheduled to start on 5th January and be completed by 11th January 2022.

Posted: Tue, 04 Jan 2022 09:34 by Dr F.

Tags: Kibworth Beauchamp, Roadworks