Local News

Councillor Ernie White

The longest serving councillor of Leicestershire County Council and former chairman of Blaby District council, Ernie White, sadly passed away after a short illness on Tuesday at his home in Stoney Stanton.


Prime Minister congratulates Alberto for his Italian Honour

South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa and fellow Midlands MP, Sir Edward Leigh have received knighthoods from the President of Italy in recognition of the work they do fostering better relations between the United Kingdom and Italy in their roles as co-chairmen of the All Party Parliamentary Gro

Christmas lights switch on - Cosby

WOW – what an incredible event that really did demonstrate the living, breathing and beating heart of Cosby as a village “community”.

Remembrance Sunday 12th November 2017 – Whetstone

On Sunday 12th November the annual Whetstone Remembrance Day parade took place following its usual marching route through Whetstone and led by the Scouts band.

Heavily supported by Whetstone Parish Council the turn-out from all walks of life this year was truly amazing.

Local Councillors help clean up village!

Councillors Neil Bannister and Rosita Page – plus a local scout group –were among those who took part in the Big Village Clean Up in Ullesthorpe over the weekend of the 8th and 9th July 2017.