Shearsby Parish Council

Protecting, Connecting, Involving and Representing Shearsby

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Clerk: Helen Denton-Stacey
36 Sherrier Way, Lutterworth
Leics LE17 4NW

Tel: 07734 793986

Emergency Plan

Shearsby Emergency Plan

Emergency Planning good practice guides and information.

Shearsby Parish Council has developed an Emergency Plan for use in dire emergencies.

The outline of the plan (without any personal details in accordance with General Data Protection Regulations) is to be found below.

Remember in an emergency dial 999.

The full plan is held by the First Responders, who at this time are your local Councillors. Please ring them after you have dialled 999 first and they will coordinate any other help that may be required.

  • Emergency Plan, Draft, Without contact details, 2020 Jan (PDF, 311 Kb)

    An outline of the Shearsby Emergency Plan for 2020 onwards, subject to review.

    Some contact details are withheld as governed by the General Data Protection Regulations.

    The full plan is kept by the First Responders, currently your local Councillors.

Review of Emergency Plan

The Emergency Plan is currently undergoing a review and update as at January 2020. Minutes from the review meeting can be found below.

  • Minutes, Plan Review Meeting, 2020 01 09 (PDF, 108 Kb)

    Minutes of meeting to review and monitor the Neighbourhood Development Plan, the Five Year Plan and the Emergency Plan, held on 9th January 2020 at 7.15pm, White Gates, The Bank.

Can You Help?

Can You Help?

Do you have the skills and knowledge to help in an Emergency?

Have you been first aid trained? Ever been a reserve Firemen? Have you served with the Police, or as a Security person? Perhaps been in the Armed Forces? Do you have professional skills with Water, Gas or Electric?

Do you have the kit, training or facilities that would help in an emergency?

Do you have a 4 x 4 vehicle? A tractor? Are you trained to use a chain saw? Do you have a spare room to house people overnight in an emergency? Would you help with catering?

If the answer is yes, and if you would wish to help the people of Shearsby in an emergency, then please register your details with the Clerk and we will add you to our list.

Remember: The Emergency Services would be in charge and you would only be used to assist them if they asked for help.


For an Emergency Plan to be successful the village should have Flood Wardens and Snow Wardens.

The role is about coordinating and reporting with the Leicester Resilience Team and Shearsby Council and its First Responders.

Currently we have Mavis Jeffery volunteering to be a Flood Warden.

Also, the salt / grit spreaders are Keith Beeson, Mem Izzet and Martin Littlejones, so these gentlemen are tentatively our Snow Wardens.

We would value having more people prepared to help in the event of flooding or snow.

If you are willing to get involved please contact the Clerk and register your interest. Training and / or a meeting may be required.