Ellistown & Battleflat Parish Council

Serving the people of Ellistown & Battleflat

Ellistown Sign

Clerk: Karen Turrell
Ellistown & Battleflat PC
Council Offices, Coalville
LE67 3FJ

Tel: 07949 645139

Latest News


The Parish Council is not responsible for enforcing weight limit breaches. If you see a HGV driving through the village, that you believe is breaking the law by doing so, then please try to get pictures, only if it is safe to do so, and forward them along with as much info as possible to rsu@leicestershire.pnn.police.uk.

Posted: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 17:24 by Karen Turrell

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Diversion route for closure of West Lane, B585 for 6 weeks in July/August 2018.

HGV's are not permitted to use Ellistown as a diversion whilst the road is closed. Please look at the attached diversion map.

If you see a HGV that is breaching the weight restictions through Ellistown then please get a clear photo of the vehicle if safe and possible to do so, otherwise note the registration number and company... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Jun 2018 11:52 by Karen Turrell

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ROAD CLOSURE - Beveridge Lane

Please click on the link to view the road closure press release from LCC Highways.

Posted: Tue, 15 May 2018 16:04 by Karen Turrell

Tags: LCC Press Release

Bins at Penny Wakefield Woodland

The Parish Council is not responsible for the bins on the new Penny Wakefield Woodland next to Amazon. However, we are aware that they are overflowing and in desparate need of emptying. Signs which will provide contact details for users of the woodland to report any issues have been requested, in the meantime the company who are responsible for the land and manage the grounds maintenance contract have... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 May 2018 20:13 by Karen Turrell

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Vandalism & Antisocial Behaviour

Unfortunately Ellistown has seen an increase in vandalism and Antisocial Behaviour (ASB) over the Easter break. The incidents have been reported to Leicestershire Police and NWLDC. If you are witness to any acts of vandalism or ASB or find evidence of it, take down as much detail as possible then please ring 101 and speak to the Police. All calls made to the Police are logged and the more that are... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:10 by Karen Turrell

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Ellistown Post Office

The Parish Council is aware that the Post Office service at Londis stores is currently suspended, however, as a Parish Council we do not have any more information than that which is in the public domain and will have no say in any decisions taken by Post Office Ltd.

Posted: Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:01 by Karen Turrell

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DEFERRED - Full Council Meeting of 18th April 2018

Please note that this meeting has been deferred until Wednesday 16th May 2018.

Posted: Mon, 09 Apr 2018 13:16 by Karen Turrell

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Proposed Solar Installation - Community Event

Lightsource bp are proposing a new solar farm at land North of Pretoria Road, Ibstock. If you would like to know more info please see attached document.

The information event will be held on: Wednesday, 18th April 2018, at: Battram Bowls Club, Ellistown Terrace Road, Ibstock, LE67 1EZ Drop in any time between 5pm and 7pm.

Posted: Mon, 09 Apr 2018 08:00 by Karen Turrell

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New Phone Scam

North West Leicestershire Police Facebook Post

· 30 December 2017 at 09:10 ·

Be Aware of New Scam

North West Leicestershire Police would like people to be aware of a new scam emerging in our communities.

We have received reports that people are receiving a telephone call on their landline from a male stating... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Jan 2018 13:19 by Karen Turrell

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December Meeting - CANCELLED!!

Due to unforeseen circumstances the meeting on Wednesday 13th December 2017 has been cancelled.

Posted: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:39 by Karen Turrell

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