Foxton Parish Council

Serving the people of Foxton, Leicestershire

St Andrews Church, Foxton, Leicestershire

Clerk: Angela Hall
1 Sawbrook, Fleckney
Leicester LE8 8TR

Tel: 0116 240 1801

Tags: Highways

Roadworks in Middle Street

Middle Street will be affected by roadworks from 15th March. Please see the press release.

Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 14:07 by Angela Hall

Tags: Highways

Road closure Middle St

A press release concerning the closure of Middle St.

Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 14:32 by Angela Hall

Tags: Highways

Wildflower Verges - Blue Heart Campaign

Blue Heart sign on verge

Foxton is now part of the Blue Campaign for the rewilding of Britain. We successfully applied to the scheme which is run through LCC. We have now selected our first Wildflower verge which is on Main Street by the field in front of Hoggett (formerly The Shoulder of Mutton). The verge is now marked by Blue Heart signs.

The aim is to increase the number of native wild flowers species and insect species... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 11:41 by Adele Rogers

Tags: Biodiversity, Highways, Verges, Wildflowers

Foxton Road Closures 11th January 2021

Both North Lane and Gumley Road will be closed on Monday 11th January 2021 for road repairs.

Please see maps for location of road closure and suggested diversions.

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 12:35 by Adele Rogers

Tags: Highways

Speeding! First data shows we might have a problem. Call for volunteers to help.

Speeding!  First data shows we might have a problem.  Call for volunteers to help.

Our speed camera has produced its first data result from its placement at the entrance to the village from the A6. Some highlights:

The data range is 13th May - 13th July but not inclusive. This is because the camera's battery needs to be changed when it runs out of charge, and there have been 'down periods' of around 2 weeks in total.

Also - note that traffic volumes would have increased during the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 13:36 by Rob McNeill

Tags: Community Safety, Community Safety. Health & Wellbeing, Highways, News

TTRO (Temporary Traffic Regulation Order). Theddingworth Road, Gumley. 17 June 2020

TTRO (Temporary Traffic Regulation Order).  Theddingworth Road, Gumley.  17 June 2020

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A road closure is required on Theddingworth Road, Gumley between points of restriction on the 17th June 2020 for 1 day.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to facilitate carriageway patching works.

The proposed alternative... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Jun 2020 09:09 by Rob McNeill

Tags: Highways, News