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

Temporary Road Close - Main Street, Cold Overton

I attach details of the Road Closure and Diversion Route for Main Street, Cold Overton. This is due to take effect on 26 October 2020

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 16:04 by lorraine davies

Tags: Road Closure

Amenity Tip - Melton Mowbray

Leicestershire County Council have advised that the Amenity Tip at Melton Mowbray will be open from 18 May 2020. However, please be aware that the type of waste that can be taken will be limited.

I attach a poster which gives further details.

Anyone wanting to visit the tip will need to make an appointment via LCC's booking system.

Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 16:48 by lorraine davies

Tags: Waste Collection

Temporary Road Closure - Somerby Road, Knossington

Somerby Road, Knossington will be closed due to roadworks from 4 May 2020 for 4 days. A map of the diversion route is attached for information.

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 13:42 by lorraine davies

Tags: Transport

Corona Virus - Assistance



HELLO! If you are self-isolating, or feel isolated due to the Coronavirus outbreak, if you just need help or a friendly chat, please call us.

We are a group of volunteers helping those in all of the villages around Oakham and Melton, and our service is free.

Please ring Hilary Butler on

07974 578211 or 01664 454021


Hilary... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:36 by lorraine davies

Tags: Corona Virus

Coronavirus update

For latest information provided by Melton Borough Council please click the link

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:34 by lorraine davies

Tags: Corona Virus

Temporary Road Closure - Somerby/Cold Overton



Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Orders at the above locations.

Rolling road closures are required on Oakham Road and Somerby Road on the 17

th February 2020 for 2 weeks.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety Leicestershire County Council... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 13:54 by lorraine davies

Tags: Road Closure

Design of New Developments

Melton Borough Council are hosting a number of public engagement meetings to assist in development of a new planning document intended to raise the standards of the design of new developments.

For further information please click the link below.

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 17:21 by lorraine davies

Tags: Planning and Housing

Community Flood Warden

Melton Borough Council/Leicestershire County Council is looking to recruit a local flood warden for the Parish to assist the Council. If anyone is interested and would like further information, there is a training session being held on 12 March 2020 between the hours of 6 pm and 8 pm at a venue in Oakham.

If you would like to attend this session please reserve your space by contacting Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 17:12 by lorraine davies

Tags: Community Activities

Bus Service 113 - Changes

For details of the changes to the 113 Bus Service please see the attached.

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 11:01 by lorraine davies

Tags: Transport

Bus Service 100 - Changes

For details of the changes to Bus Service 100 - Syston to Melton Mowbray please see the attached revised timetable.

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:59 by lorraine davies

Tags: Transport