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Raiders Ram Car into Sharnford Post Office to steal safe

Raiders Ram Car into Sharnford Post Office to steal safe

Raiders used a car to ram their way into a village post office to steal its safe this morning.

The shop, in Leicester Road, Sharnford, near Hinckley, was targeted shortly before 4am.

The intruders used the car to smash the shop's front door.

In a statement this afternoon, Leicestershire Police said: "Officers were called at around 3.50am today to a report of a burglary at the premises in Leicester Road.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 03:50 by Mike Shirley

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Fitness Equipment Demonstration

Fitness Equipment Demonstration

Come and see a Demonstration of the new Fitness Equipment on Poors Meadow.

Saturday 7th September 2019

11am - 1pm

Click on link below for more information

Posted: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 15:54 by Mike Shirley

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Sharnford Village Show

Sharnford Village Show to be held on 14th September in Evergreen Hall.

Click on link below for show details

Posted: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:15 by Mike Shirley

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BB19 Summer Youth Programme

BB19 Summer Youth Programme

Join us for the next four weeks for free activities including dodgeball, Football Darts, Speed Stacker, Plus arts & crafts.

Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 14:29 by Mike Shirley

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Blaby District wants your opinions on its New Local Plan


Blaby District wants your opinions on its New Local Plan

Blaby District Council is updating its 'Local Plan'. The plan sets out a 'blueprint' for how the District will grow and change over the next 15 years, and beyond. As part of the early stages of plan preparation, the Council is seeking views on the 'Issues & Options' that should be addressed and what the plan ought to contain.

The Council is... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 17:21 by Mike Shirley

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B4114 Sharnford Average Speed Camera Results

Leicestershire County Council have released latest figures for the Speed Camera Trial in Sharnford.

Total Flow over 24 hours for 1 week

January 2019 59,316 24.9 mph

March 2019 65,867 24.8 mph

May 2019 69,206 25.3 mph

Number of Notices issued to date:

Sharnford NE 157

Sharnford SW 38

Posted: Sat, 29 Jun 2019 12:20 by Mike Shirley

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Sharnford Traffic Action Group (STAG) - 6 Month figures

Sharnford Traffic Action Group (STAG) - 6 Month figures

Mobile Vehicle Activated Sign Results 2019

Between 24 December 2018 and 23 June 2019 (26 weeks), the Mobile Vehicle Activated Sign (MVAS) has recorded a total of 258,418 vehicles on Aston Lane, travelling in both directions. The maximum permitted speed is 30mph.

The following information has been recorded:

Total Vehicles recorded: 258,418

Over 30mph: 143,550

Over 60mph: 277

Maximum Speed: 72mph

Over 55% of... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 29 Jun 2019 12:17 by Mike Shirley

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Garden Village Status awarded in Blaby District

Blaby District Council is one of only 19 local authorities in the country to have been granted Garden Village status by the government for a potential future site.

The Council strongly believes that the responsibility to support existing communities and plan for future growth is something it should be taking the lead on. The announcement follows the Council's adoption of the brand new Blaby Growth Plan,... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 29 Jun 2019 12:11 by Mike Shirley

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Burglar jailed for 'astonishing' six-month crime spree

Burglar jailed for 'astonishing' six-month crime spree

A PROLIFIC burglar who stole high value cars has been jailed for six-and-a-half years.

Dale Melia, 24, of Grantham Street, Coventry, pleaded guilty at Warwickshire Crown Court to 28 counts of burglary, six counts of theft of a motor vehicle, two counts of attempted burglary, one count of driving while disqualified and one count of driving without insurance.

Melia stole 19 high-value vehicles including... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:57 by Mike Shirley

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New Playground on The Park now open

New Playground on The Park now open

The new playground equipment has now been installed on The Park. Andy, from the developer Brampton Valley Homes, officially opened the playground, which proved to be a draw for the many children attending the Fete.

The new play equipment on Poors Meadow, including accessible exercise equipment for all ages and abilities, is now being installed.

The cost of all equipment is in excess of £54,000... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:27 by Mike Shirley

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