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Leire Parish Council

Serving the people of Leire

Leire Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Leire a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes information about how we conduct business and what we do. We also try to keep you up-to-date with what is happening in our village, local news items which may be of interest, and details of up-coming events. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Latest News

Update on :Parish Council meetings

Posted: Thu, 13 May 2021 20:39 by Katherine Clarke

The Parish Council are in a difficult position regarding meetings as the coronavirus legislation expired on 07.05.21 and we are now prohibited from holding virtual meetings.It is a legal requirement that the Parish Council hold a meeting in May each year, to elect a Chair.Following guidance issued by the Leicestershire and Rutland Association of Local Councils, the Parish Council will meet at the Playing Field on Tuesday 18th May 2021 at 7.30pm. The agenda will be short.The June meeting will be postponed to 22.06.21 when restrictions will hopefully be lifted.All parishioners are welcome to attend on the 18.05.21, social distancing measures must be followed and face coverings must be worn.If parishioners have any matters to raise with the Council, please contact the Clerk, the Parish Council will try to resolve any matters arising using the delegated powers.

Postponement of May Parish Council Meeting

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 11:12 by Katherine Clarke

The coronavirus legislation that enabled Parish Council to meet virtually expired on 7th May 2021 and has not been extended by the government.Therefore, the Parish Council is no longer permitted to meet virtually and the meeting scheduled for 11th May 2021 will not take place as planned and will be postponed.We are waiting for further advice from Leicestershire and Rutland Association of Local Councils and the National Association of Local Councils.An update will be provided once we receive further information.

Deferral of April Parish Council meeting to 22nd April 2021

Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 19:46 by Katherine Clarke

We apologise for the late notice, but due to advice received from NALC late today, the meeting scheduled for Tuesday 13th April 2021 has been deferred until 7.30pm on Thursday 22nd April 2021.

Following the ruling from NALC it stipulates that the country went into morning on Friday 9th April and at least 3 clear days before a meeting of the council has not been met as we cannot use the day's of mourning. More »

The days of mourning are Friday 9th April until 8 am Sunday 18th April 2021. This means that the earliest we can hold the Parish Council meeting would be Thursday 22nd April 2021 at 7.30pm. » Less