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Sapcote Parish Council

Serving the people of Sapcote

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Clerk: Michael Guntrip
11 Northumberland Ave, Market
Bosworth, Warwickshire
CV13 0RJ

Tel: 01455 290681

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County Council Election Results

County Council Election Results

Details of the County Council election results are all tallied and confirmed, following yesterday's election.

Cllr Ernie White (Conservative) was re-elected, with 73.2% of the vote for the Stanton and Croft ward, which represents the villages of Aston Flamville, Croft, Elmesthorpe, Huncote, Potters Marston, Sapcote, Sharnford and Stoney Stanton.

For more information on the Results please visit the County Council website.

Fri, 05 May 2017 15:56 by Michael Guntrip

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan

Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan

Readers will be aware that the Parish Council together with nine other parishes in the Fosse villages area, embarked upon the production of a Neighbourhood Plan some time ago. The Plan gives the opportunity to residents to play a part, in planning terms, in the determination of their own future. As part of this process a comprehensive consultation exercise was undertaken in 2012 throughout all ten parishes to ensure that the plan accorded, as far as was possible, with the wishes of the residents of these communities. More »

I am pleased to advise that we are now in a position to embark upon a detailed consultation of the issues and options affecting the area. The consultation, which will be held between 1 March and 31 March 2017 and will involve all individuals, old and young alike, in every household and business in the Plan area. Your questionnaire will include questions both specific to Sapcote and about the overall area of the proposed Plan. An explanatory document entitled Sapcote: Future has been delivered to every property in the Parish and details the process. More than one person per household can complete the questionnaire to ensure that all views are represented. Details of how to take part in the survey are on the back page of the document but are also repeated below.

We recommend that you complete the questionnaire online if at all possible at https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/fossevillages or if you cannot do this, via a hard copy which, will be available from, and can be returned to, the Post Office, the Co-op, the library and the Clerk to the Parish Council.

The full Issues and Options document itself, upon which the questionnaire is based, will be available online and can be accessed at www.fossevillages.org. Copies will be placed in the library for perusal. In cases where the Issues and Options document cannot be accessed online, every effort will be made to provide a temporary hard copy.

If you are having any problems in accessing or completing the questionnaire, or if you have any questions about the Issues and Options or general process, someone will be available at Sapcote library on the following dates and times:

Thursday 9 March 2.00 – 5.00 pm
Tuesday 14 March 10.00 am – 12.00 noon and 5.00 -7.00 pm
Tuesday 21 March 5.00 – 7.00 pm
Tuesday 28 March 5.00 – 7.00 pm

Once the responses to the consultation have been analysed a draft Neighbourhood Plan will then be prepared and this again will be available for public comment. The draft Plan will then be submitted to Blaby District Council for assessment to ensure its compliance with the Blaby District Plan. Once it has been confirmed to be in compliance, it will then be submitted to a public referendum vote involving everyone eligible to vote on the electoral roll.

The matters identified in Issues and Options document affect everyone in the Parish so it is important that you complete the questionnaire to ensure that you play a part in shaping the future of Sapcote.

Further details of the Fosse Villages Neighbourhood Plan are available via the Planning section of our website. » Less

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 by Michael Guntrip

Hinckley Road Planning Application

Hinckley Road Planning Application

The planning application for the proposed development of 125 houses off Hinckley Road has been received and is now available online at www.blaby.gov.uk/online-applications. The planning reference number is 17/0247/OUT. While the published closing date for comments is 29 March 2017, comments will be accepted by Blaby District Council up to the time this application is considered by the Development Control Committee, although it is recommended that any representations are made not later than April. More »

This matter has been placed on the agenda of the next Parish Council meeting which will be held on 6 April 2017. All are welcome to attend.

The Public Consultation leaflet has been left on this site for information purposes.

Public Consultation - Proposals For Residential Development On Land South Of Hinckley Road, Sapcote

Hallam Land Management has proposals for a residential development on land south of Hinckley Road, Sapcote. The proposals include approximately 125 dwellings with landscaping and ecological enhancements, and the opportunity to support existing open space provision within the village.

The public consultation event provides the opportunity for local residents to view the proposals and speak to the development team.

The consultation event will be held at:

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:49 by Michael Guntrip