Heather Parish Council

Serving the people of Heather

Clerk: Jan Shepherd
23 Ashby Road, Ravenstone
Coalville LE67 2AA

Tel: 01530 837267

Latest News

Lock up and light up

Important message from police about crime prevention

Posted: Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:27 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News 2017 11 08

Rosconn Appeal for 36 houses

We were notified yesterday by North West Leicestershire District Council that the Planning Inspectorate have overturned their decision (they refused permission to build) and have granted permission for 36 dwellings to be built on the site on Swepstone Road.

The appeal began on Tuesday 23 May and there were a number of residents in attendance. The Inspector informed the attendees that he had visited... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:40 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News 2017 July 18

Community Speedwatch

In preparation for the next round of Community SpeedWatch in Heather, there will be training provided at the David Taylor Memorial Hall on Thursday 6th July at 7.00pm.

Please be aware that you must have this training if you wish to assist with the SpeedWatch.

Posted: Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:21 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News

Parish Council meeting

Due to unforseen personal circumstances, the meeting due to be held tonight (26 June 2017) at the David Taylor Memorial Hall will be postponed. The revised date for the meeting will be posted in due course.

Chair Person, Councillor Wright

Posted: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:57 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News


Heather now has its own Active Defibrillator.

It is situated on the Notice Board on Main Street

at the side of the school.

The Parish Council have arranged training in the use of this equipment.

It will be held at the David Taylor Memorial Hall

on Wednesday 14 June at 7.00pm in the small hall.

If you are keen to help others in the locality by being able to use this amazing piece of equipment, please come... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 May 2017 10:18 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News, 2017 May 31

Rosconn Appeal for 36 houses

We have been notified of the date of the Appeal hearing for 36 houses, application 16/00832/OUT. The date is set for 23 May at 10.00am at Heartwood Conference Centre, Rothley House, Coalville Business Centre, Jackson Street, Coalville, LE67 3NR. Residents are able to attend this hearing. Please ensure that you are in place before 10.00am if you would like to attend. It is anticipated that it will last... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 20 May 2017 10:38 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News

Ashby 20 Run



6 March, 2017


Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to the following Temporary Traffic Regulation Order for the Ashby 20 road race on Sunday 19th March 2017.


Ashby de la Zouch:- Upper Packington Road, from the junction with Leicester Road to the junction with Lower Packington Road; Mill... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:51 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News, March 2017, 3, 20

Planning Application for 36 dwellings

We have now been notified that this application, 16/00832/OUTM, by Rosconn has also gone to appeal.

If any resident who has previously send in comments and objections wishes to amend or add to their comments, this must be done by 24 March 2017.

The appeal reference is APP/G2435/W/16/3166865. The appeal is to run concurrent with appeal APP/G2435/W/16/3163161 for the 135 dwellings by Rosconn.

If you previously... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:11 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News, February 2017

Hanging Baskets

The Parish Council would like to thank the Scarecrow Festival Committee for their most generous donation of £2,200 towards the filling, hanging and maintenance of the Hanging Baskets in the village for the year 2017.

They are always so lovely to see when you walk or drive through and are a real asset to the village which would not happen without a substantial rise in Council Tax if it were not... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Jan 2017 17:11 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News, January, 2017 1 24

Planning Application for 40 dwellings

We are also able to notify residents that the application for 40 dwellings has now been withdrawn and so was not presented to the Planning Committee.

Posted: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:37 by Jan Shepherd

Tags: News

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