Ellistown & Battleflat Parish Council

Serving the people of Ellistown & Battleflat

Ellistown Sign

Clerk: Karen Hill
26 Moira Road, Woodville
Derbyshire DE11 8DQ

Tel: 07949 645139

Author: Karen Hill

Meeting Notice - 23rd July 2020

Please see attached meeting notice for Zoom details to join the meeting online.

Note: The Chairman will explain at the beginning of the meeting how it will proceed and any guidance that must be followed throughout the council meeting.

Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 19:49 by Karen Hill

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE - PLAY EQUIPMENT

This is in line with NWLDC.

After reviewing the Government guidance on the reopening of playgrounds and outdoor gyms, we will not be opening council owned playgrounds from Saturday 4 July.

PLEASE NOTE: This just refers to the playground equipment, the open spaces on our parks have remained open throughout and will continue to be freely accessible but all social distancing guidelines should be adhered... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 14:21 by Karen Hill

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CLLR GEORGE NORLEY

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Cllr George Norley on the 25th June 2020.

Cllr Norley lived in Ravenstone and was both a councillor for Ravenstone with Snibston Parish Council and Ellistown and Battleflat Parish Council.

Our thoughts and sympathy are with Cllr Norley's family and friend's at this sad time.

Posted: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 16:01 by Karen Hill

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LCC Press Release - Road Closure - Ibstock Rd

Please see the attached document for information regarding an upcoming road closure in Ellistown.

Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 16:34 by Karen Hill

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CORONAVIRUS - KEY WORKER TESTING - NOW AVAILABLE

KEY WORKER TESTING NOW AVAILABLE
https://key-worker-coronavirus-home-testing.service.gov.uk/

Please use the government website if you are a key worker with symptoms of coronavirus or you live with a key worker and have symptoms.
A list of eligible people can be found on the gov website also.

Posted: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 10:23 by Karen Hill

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IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING THE PARKS IN ELLISTOWN

PLAY EQUIPMENT IS NOT TO BE USED!

WE HAVE NOT CLOSED OUR PARKS OFF COMPLETELY AS THE OPEN SPACE WITHIN OUR PARKS CAN STILL BE USED FOR EXERCISE PURPOSES. YOU MUST ADHERE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING RULES SET OUT BY THE GOVERNMENT AND REMAIN 2 METRES APART (UNLESS YOU ARE FROM THE SAME HOUSEHOLD).
THERE IS TO BE NO GATHERING IN GROUPS UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.
STRICTLY NO DOGS ON ANY OF OUR PARKS, APART FROM HUGGLESCOTE... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:06 by Karen Hill

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HOSPICE HOPE POETRY COMPETITION, VIRTUAL WORKSHOP AND WORKSHEETS TO DO AT HOME

HOSPICE HOPE POETRY COMPETITION, VIRTUAL WORKSHOP AND WORKSHEETS TO DO AT HOME

Hospice Hope are running a poetry competition for children in North West Leicestershire and have also provided a virtual workshop and some worksheets to keep your children occupied during the lockdown. Please click on the links for more information and the activities.

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 16:25 by Karen Hill

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NHS VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY

If you feel able to become a volunteer for the NHS during this difficult time then please click on the link below. You can find out more information about what you could do as a volunteer and sign up using the link below.

Posted: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 22:04 by Karen Hill

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PLAY PARK CLOSURES & USE OF OPEN SPACE WITHIN OUR PARKS

Please be aware that nobody should be using the play equipment in any of our parks. However, open space within our parks can still be used but for exercise purposes only. Residents are reminded that they must adhere to social distancing rules set out by the government and remain 2 metres apart (unless you are from the same household) and there should be no gathering in groups under any circumstances.... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:34 by Karen Hill

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COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS - HERE TO HELP

If you are a resident of Ellistown or Battleflat and need help with shopping, collecting prescriptions etc during this period of lockdown, then please email ebeeg@yahoo.com to request assistance. If you have an urgent need then ring 07713 631123 and I will pass your request to your nearest village volunteer.

If you feel able to offer assistance to anybody who may need it in Ellistown or Battleflat during... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:30 by Karen Hill

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