We've been posting videos on our Facebook page since the schools closed and sharing them with the schools we work at. The videos help children to stay active at home. I wonder whether you'd like to share them with Sileby residents. Our Facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/findingfitnessltd/ and we're also on Twitter, https://twitter.com/findfitnessltd
Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:45 by Julie Lovatt
Leicestershire County Council has established a £1m fund to support the local voluntary and community sector, during the current Coronavirus pandemic.
Charities, constituted voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises can apply for a minimum of £5,000 and a maximum of £25,000 for support with a range of activities including core organisational running costs, additional... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:00 by Julie Lovatt
We at VAL are working out how we work with partners across Leicester and Leicestershire to support people during this time of national crisis with the Covid-19 virus pandemic.
We are currently trying to contact as many groups/volunteers as possible, and this may result in us sending you duplicate emails. Please accept our apologies in advance.
As a result, we are asking any volunteers... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 13:00 by Julie Lovatt
We will stand by our communities, pledges Leader
Charnwood Borough Council will stand by communities, businesses and organisations throughout the coronavirus pandemic, leader Jonathan Morgan has pledged.
Cllr Morgan says the Council is focussing all its resources on supporting communities during the crisis and ensuring critical services continue running.
"This is a very worrying time for everyone, but... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 13:00 by Julie Lovatt
Myself and the rest of the beat team will continue to try and function across the beat area's as normal.
I would ask that everyone share's this message, please be extra mindful of potential scam's which we are seeing a growing number
There has been mention of people cold calling to conduct virus testing for payment, telephone calls to residents to claim that there has been payment issues regarding a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 15:45 by Julie Lovatt
These really are unprecedented times and by now every single one of us is being affected by the measures implemented by Government to stop the spread of Coronavirus.
To comply with those measures Sileby Parish Council has now closed it's office. We are still answering the phone on 01509 813075 (or please leave a message on the answer-phone) and responding to emails at firstname.lastname@example.org... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 13:30 by Julie Lovatt
Register if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus. For example, you'll be able to ask for help getting deliveries of essential supplies like food.
If you're not sure whether your medical condition makes you extremely vulnerable, register anyway.
You can register yourself, or on behalf of someone else.
Please click on link below...
Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 11:42 by Julie Lovatt
THE PLAYGROUND ON SILEBY MEMORIAL PARK IS NOW CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 11:00 by Julie Lovatt
Response from Leicestershire County Council regarding a request for a Section 19 report:
The qualifying criteria is of particular importance to note as the flooding in Sileby is from a single known source; The Sileby Brook. We know that this is the source of the flooding as the primary aim of a section 19 investigation is to establish the source and which RMA is responsible for it. In this case we know... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 16:00 by Julie Lovatt
With our waste partner Serco, we have decided to suspend garden waste collections from Monday, March 23 for a period of at least two weeks due to staff shortages.
Please do not put your bins out.
We do not take this decision lightly but it means we are able to divert resources into the recycling and refuse collections which are more critical functions.
We will continually review this position and will... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 14:45 by Julie Lovatt