Knossington & Cold Overton Parish Council

Serving the people of Knossington & Cold Overton

Clerk: Lorraine Davies
42 Doctors Lane, Melton
Mowbray, Leicestershire
LE13 1QD

Tel: 07947 349341

Author: lorraine davies

Warm Homes Booklet

LCC have published a Warm Homes Booklet that contains information/advice on keeping your home warm.

Posted: Thu, 23 Jun 2022 09:06 by lorraine davies

Tags: News, Newsletters

LCC Trading Standards Newsletter - June 2022

Leicestershire County Council has published its latest Trading Standards Newsletter for June 2022

Posted: Thu, 23 Jun 2022 09:04 by lorraine davies

Tags: News, Newsletters

Household Waste Sites - Easter Holiday Weekend

Residents planning a trip one of Leicestershire's household waste and recycling centres over the Easter Holiday weekend are being urged to check their opening hours before they set off.

The county council is expecting its waste sites to be very busy.

It has plans in place to deal with demand, but has warned staff shortages, caused by various factors including Covid-19, other illnesses and recruitment... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Apr 2022 11:57 by lorraine davies

Tags: News

ROAD CLOSURE - OWSTON ROAD, KNOSSINGTON

A Temporary Road Closure will be in place on Owston Road, Knossington from house number 20 to house number 24 on the 24 January 2022 from 9.30 am until 3.30 pm.

This closure is to enable BT Openreach to carry out pole testing.

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 09:31 by lorraine davies

Tags: Road Closure

Melton Borough Council - Growth Grants

Businesses in the Parish may be eligible for the Growth Fund grants and Melton Borough Council are urging businesses to apply. There is limited funding available and it will be given on a first come first served basis.

New MBC Growth grants: Town Enhancement, Rural Diversification & New Start-up business programmes

    • Total amount of Growth grants £350,000
    • Awarded over £121, 000 to 17 business... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 11:21 by lorraine davies

Tags: Business Support

Melton Borough Council - Growth Grants

Businesses in the Parish may be eligible for the Growth Fund grants and Melton Borough Council are urging businesses to apply. There is limited funding available and it will be given on a first come first served basis.

New MBC Growth grants: Town Enhancement, Rural Diversification & New Start-up business programmes

    • Total amount of Growth grants £350,000
    • Awarded over £121, 000 to 17 business... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 11:21 by lorraine davies

Tags: Business Support

Changing Connections

The Rural Community Council are offering 1:2:1 support for local people in the Melton and Rutland area following the Covid-19 pandemic.

If you would like to find out more please contact them on

07597 722444 - Sarah

07752 183044 - Tracey

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:06 by lorraine davies

Tags: Community Activities

Fully funded solar panels available in a new council scheme

Melton Borough Council has secured government funding to upgrade eligible homes with solar panels to help householders lower their energy bills and reduce their household's carbon footprint.

For further information please click the link.

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 09:10 by lorraine davies

Tags: Community Activities

NHS Public and Patient Involvement Assurance Group.

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland NHS are currently looking for people with a passion for the NHS and creating healthier communities to dedicate a 3-4 hours a month to join other enthusiastic volunteers on a Public and Patient Involvement Assurance Group.

The role of the group, comprising of 12 – 16 individuals, is to reassure themselves that the NHS is listening to patients, carers and communities... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 08:07 by lorraine davies

Tags: Community Activities

LCC Trading Standards Newsletter - Sept 2021

Leicestershire County Council's Trading Standards Newsletter - September 2021

Posted: Thu, 09 Sep 2021 09:34 by lorraine davies

Tags: Newsletters