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

Author: Helen Denton-Stacey

The Rural Bulletin - 20 October 2021

Government's Office for Zero Emission Meeting

Rural homeowners face £404 energy bill rise as price cap fails to protect them

Rural Media, receives six Royal Television Society Nominations

Securing the Future of Rural Post Offices

53 councils get slice of £58m to deliver homes on brownfield sites

UK diesel supply running dry

Rural crisis as young people consider moving as they can't afford to live in villages

Schools in rural areas receive gigabit broadband boost

Rural Related Politics - An RSN weekly review

Last week the Rural Services Network hosted an event as part of the Countryside COP, exploring the move to net zero in rural communities. With over 100 delegates and speakers from First Bus and Calor, there was varied discussion on steps that rural communities could take, along with some asks of Government. These outcomes will be circulated next week in the Rural Bulletin so watch this space!Our RSN Seminar: Rural Economies event will take place online via Zoom from 11am to 1pm on Wednesday, 24th November, 2021. If you are a member of RSN, please register to attend this seminar by following this link

Spotlight on Rural Housing - October 2021
A quarterly bulletin facilitated by your membership of the Rural Services Network and produced in partnership with the Rural Housing Alliance
The Spotlight highlights a selection of current rural housing issues and opportunities
Access the October spotlight here.

Looking for funding for your local project or community group? Read the latest edition of the Funding Digest here

Read the latest Government Consultations that may be relevant to rural communities here

Member Insights is the place to discover the statistics that define communities within our membershipVisit the Members Insights here

Find out about our campaign for fairer funding for rural areas here
This includes our work on the Local Government Finance Settlement

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 10:09 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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The Rural Bulletin 12th October

Michael Gove to push homebuilding in the north of England

Campaign launched to reopen rural station platform in Grimstone

RSN response to Spending Review

'Countryside COP' to take place this week

Bus driver shortage 'crisis' forces cancellations across rural areas

Levelling up is failing to solve the rural housing and planning crisis

Rural UK house prices show strongest monthly rise since 2007

New planning laws will stop countryside being ruined by 'ugly development'

Rural Related Politics - An RSN weekly review

Our RSN Seminar: Rural Economies event will take place online via Zoom from 11am to 1pm on Wednesday, 24th November, 2021. If you are a member of RSN, please register to attend this seminar by following this link

Spotlight on Rural Housing - October 2021
A quarterly bulletin facilitated by your membership of the Rural Services Network and produced in partnership with the Rural Housing Alliance
The Spotlight highlights a selection of current rural housing issues and opportunities
Access the October spotlight here.

Looking for funding for your local project or community group? Read the latest edition of the Funding Digest here

Read the latest Government Consultations that may be relevant to rural communities here

Member Insights is the place to discover the statistics that define communities within our membershipVisit the Members Insights here

Find out about our campaign for fairer funding for rural areas here
This includes our work on the Local Government Finance Settlement

Posted: Fri, 15 Oct 2021 10:47 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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The Rural Bulletin 5th October 2021

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The Rural Services Network has highlighted the importance of the Government Releasing Opportunity and Removing Barriers for rural areas in its submission to the Spending Review 2021.
This is the process where the Government welcomes responses from interested... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 11:30 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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The Rural Bulletin 28th September 2021

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An article by Councillor Cecilia Motley, Chair of the Rural Services Network, has been published by Local Government First magazine
The article calls attention to key findings from research commissioned by the Rural Services Network (RSN) highlighting that... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 15:57 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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Police Report October 2021

Police Report October 2021

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 15:45 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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EMERGENCY PRESS RELEASE 14 September 2021 EMERGENCY TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER: MILL LANE, SHEARSBY

EMERGENCY PRESS RELEASE 14 September 2021 EMERGENCY TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER: MILL LANE, SHEARSBY Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location. An emergency road closure is required on Mill Lane, Shearsby on the 13th September 2021 for up to 21 days. The work is expected to be completed by 16th September 2021. The Temporary... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 12:56 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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Bullet points of meeting held Thursday 9th September 2021

Bullet points of meeting held Thursday 9th September 2021

The Parish Council resolved to fell the last remaining Ash tree which is suffering with Ash Die back. The cost to pollard is £450, this will not prevent further diseases, the cost to fell is £750 the Parish Council discussed the cost implication which will be in excess of £1200 if trimmed and then felled at a later date next... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 10:36 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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Shire Community Grants

We are pleased to announce that Round 2 of the SHIRE Community Grants programme for 2021-22 is now open for applications.

Round 1 of the SHIRE Grant Programme for 2021-22 was an overwhelming success, with 74 grants awarded, totalling £396,654. We are keen to continue the success of the SHIRE Grants programme, by inviting enquiries and applications from charitable and community based organisations,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 12:04 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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Police Report September 2021

Police Report September 2021

Posted: Tue, 31 Aug 2021 13:16 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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