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Posted: Wed, 30 Mar 2022 12:05 by Sally Skyrme
We now have a mobile sign to discourage speeding. It will be moved between four sites in Scraptoft: Beeby Road, Hamilton Lane, Scraptoft Lane and Pulford Drive.
We were able to get the sign due to data gathered by Cllr Fielden and Cllr Graham under the Community Speedwatch Scheme.
We have applied for a grant from Leicestershire County Council through our County Councillor, Simon Galton to get another... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Feb 2022 15:12 by Sally Skyrme
Scraptoft Parish Council has a new Parish Councillor, Fahimah Adam is a resident of Scraptoft, she has lived here for over five years.
Upon her appointment Fahimah said: "I'm excited to serve Scraptoft as a Councillor and look forward to meeting more of you and working with you all."
Posted: Fri, 21 Jan 2022 12:47 by Sally Skyrme
The New Age Kurlers at Scraptoft Community Hub held their Christmas party at the hub this year and showed their appreciation to Cllr Gillian Graham who has tirelessly made refreshments for them every week since they started four years ago. The picture shows John Duval present Cllr Graham with flowers and chocolate.
Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 14:32 by Sally Skyrme
Come and join Father Martin and parishioners from Scraptoft All Saints Church for Carols , mince pies and hot drinks. All welcome!!
Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 12:15 by Sally Skyrme
Due to all the nuisance traffic along Covert Lane, we are applying for it to become 'access only' to motor vehicles. The application to make Covert Lane access only is currently in consultation. Please could you send an email to this address before the 12th of November to: Jane.X.Moore@leics.gov.uk to give your opinion on the application.
Posted: Tue, 09 Nov 2021 15:36 by Sally Skyrme
It was a rainy day in Scraptoft when a bit of Strictly sparkle was sprinkled on Scraptoft Community Hub.
Tilly Ramsay and her dance partner Nikita Kumzin were looking for a venue in Leicester because they were here to see Hairspray at Curve Theatre. They found Scraptoft Community Hub through the LDG Dance Academy website and contacted Laura Del Grosso the Dance School owner. When Laura called me to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 15:53 by Sally Skyrme
Scraptoft Parish Council are now taking part in the wildflower verge scheme endorsed by Leicestershire County Council. It involves not mowing the grass and letting it grow until the end of summer to allow a small haven for wildlife and hopefully for wildflowers to grow. To help the wildflowers along we spent the morning raking the hay and scattering wildflower seed. We put up posters for volunteers... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 15:52 by Sally Skyrme
A road closure is required on Beeby Road, Scraptoft on the 30th September 2021 for 3 days. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Severn Trent Water to facilitate new water connection.
The proposed alternative diversion route will be via:- Keyham Lane East (Scraptoft), Ingarsby Road (Keyham), Hungarton Lane, Beeby Road (Hungarton), Hungarton Lane (Beeby), Scraptoft... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 24 Sep 2021 12:51 by Sally Skyrme
A meeting to be held online to discuss planning applications that we cannot get extensions on the deadlines.
Please copy and paste this link to get into the meeting:
Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 16:09 by Sally Skyrme