Shearsby Parish Council

Protecting, Connecting, Involving and Representing Shearsby

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Clerk: Lynn Cosgrove
White Gates, The Bank
Shearsby, Leics LE17 6PF

Tel: 07850 378367

This website is to enable the residents of Shearsby to view information relating to the Parish Council. There are many features available. Please see the navigation bar on the left.Shearsby Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make this a better place to live, work and visit.


For the latest information on Coronavirus and how Shearsby is coping visit the Helping Hand page

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Casual Vacancy, Councillor 2020 09 17

Posted: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:37 by Lynn Cosgrove

Parish of Shearsby

Casual Vacancy

Notice is hereby given that due to the resignation of Councillor Martin Reynolds a vacancy exists in the office of Parish Councillor for the Parish of Shearsby.

The vacancy will be filled by election if any ten Local Government Electors for the said electoral area submit a written request to that effect in the manner prescribed below and if no such request is made the vacancy will be filled by the Parish Council. More »

Any request for an election to be held to fill the vacancy must be in writing and must reach the Returning Officer, Harborough District Council, The Symington Building, Adam & Eve Street, Market Harborough LE16 7AG no later than 7 October 2020.

By virtue of the Coronavirus Act 2020 and The Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus)(Postponement of Elections and Referendums)(England and Wales) Regulations 2020 the by-election will not currently take place, and the vacancy will be held open until the by election takes place. The 2020 regulations provide for the by election to take place on the date for the Ordinary Election of Councillors due to be held on Thursday 6 May 2021. However, this date may be brought forward or deferred by the Government depending upon the circumstances. Any Election that is In due course called will be duly publicised as required by law

Dated this 17 September 2020

Lynn Cosgrove

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Council Business Plan : 2020 to 2025

Council Business Plan : 2020 to 2025

Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 by Lynn Cosgrove

At the last Council Meeting a new business plan for the period 2020 to 2025 was adopted.

The Shearsby Parish Council Business Plan is a statement of the Parish Council's vision for the parish, its purpose, values, objectives and key actions. It is a document that sets out what Shearsby Parish Council can achieve either directly or by working with Harborough District Council (HDC) or Leicestershire County Council (LCC). More »

The aim of the Business Plan is to give the residents of Shearsby a clear understanding of what the Parish Council does and what it is intends to focus on over the next five years. The Business Plan will be reviewed annually, and it will be used to measure how well the council does in its budgeting processes, planning of its activities and progress against key actions.

We hope you find the document informative and helpful. » Less

Harborough Lifeline

Harborough Lifeline

Posted: Sun, 13 Sep 2020 13:51 by Lynn Cosgrove

Harborough Lifeline are a local support service that provide an emergency alarm service for anyone who feels vulnerable or alone, whatever your age or needs. A lifeline unit is installed in your home with a help button. Additionally you will be given a pendant button which you can wear on a wrist strip or neck cord, allowing you to keep it with you as you move around your home. More »

The service is provided by HDC and their control centre is based locally.

A poster and details can also be found on the Parish Council Noticeboard.

If you require further details contact details are:

Tel : 01858 464499

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