Archive for Month: March 2017

  • Centrebus 747 service cancellation

    Centrebus 747 service update (27 March 2017) A meeting on ‘interested parties’ was held this afternoon in Houghton on the Hill.  Representatives of Leicestershire County Council, Rutland County Council and Centrebus met with just over a dozen parish and town council representatives, county and district councillors, who were all interested in finding a way to…

  • Great Glen – New crematorium off London Road

    The Great Glen crematorium opened (March 2017) After more than 9 months of work, the new crematorium opened in w/b 20 March 2017.  The operators, Westerleigh, are responsible for about 30 crematoria across the UK.  The land on which the crematorium is built is part of the Co-operative Group’s landholding in the area.  Although the…

  • Boundary changes for Leicestershire Divisions

    The New Gartree Division boundaries New Leicestershire County Council Divisions approved – November 2016 The Leicestershire (Electoral Changes) Order 2016 has been accepted by Parliament, and so the new electoral arrangements will come into force at the next scheduled elections for Leicestershire County Council in May 2017. The changes for the Gartree Division are as…