Residents may like to be aware of the following: Network Rail is carrying out work next month to upgrade the surfacing at Oakham level crossing to make it smoother for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians. Teams will be removing the current tarmac and rubber surfacing, carrying out track improvements, then installing new rubber panels. Once this vital part of the project to make the level crossing less... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 13:09 by Paul Taylor
After having to cancel this annual village event last year, the Committee have decided to hold a Mini Produce and Craft Show in the Village Hall provisionally on Sunday 8th August. We will be limiting the number of categories to only 20, to facilitate organisation and conformance with COVID rules (as they may then stand). These categories represent the most popular topics from Fresh Produce, Flowers,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 12:58 by Paul Taylor
At the Parish Council Annual Meeting Tommy Cooper was elected as Chairman after agreeing to take over from John Pitts earlier in the year. John has had to resign due to ill health and the Parish Council is grateful for all his hard work for Exton.
Peter McNally was also co-opted onto the Council recently to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of Derek Palmer and we welcome him into this new role.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 May 2021 14:29 by Paul Taylor
For the latest Rutland newsletter from Leicestershire Police please see the attachment below.
Posted: Thu, 11 Mar 2021 13:27 by Paul Taylor
Since the government announcement on 22nd February and the roadmap to ease out of lockdown we have been working with our bus operators on re-building our local bus services. Several changes will come into effect from 8th March 2021 including the addition of an earlier journey to the RF2 service in order to assist with getting students into Oakham to meet up with other transport connections. I attach... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 06 Mar 2021 16:22 by Paul Taylor
For details of Christmas services see the attachment
Posted: Sun, 06 Dec 2020 10:55 by Paul Taylor
If anyone requires assistance during the current lockdown, for example with shopping, we hope to resurrect the volunteer scheme running in the last lockdown. Please contact Annette Oliver (firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01572 812233).
For the latest beifing on the current lockdown from Rutland County Council please see the attachment.
Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 15:26 by Paul Taylor
At the Annual Parish Meeting Derek Palmer the previous Chairman announced his resignation from the Council. John Pitts was elected as the new Chairman while Tommy Cooper was elected as Vice Chairman.
Annette Oliver is also stepping down from the role of Clerk to the Parish Council and Helen Duckering has been appointed as the new Clerk. Helen's contact details can be found on the About the Council ... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 10:16 by Paul Taylor
EXTON UPDATE – LATEST
The Exton and Horn Parish Council is pleased to announce that the Play park will be open for use Saturday 3rd August. The wooden skateboard ramp has now been repaired at a cost of almost £2000. It seems the ramp will require regular maintenance on an annual basis of possibly £300 or more; it would be great if users would try and consider... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 10:11 by Paul Taylor
Would you like to serve your local community and help make decisions about local issues in the Parish of Exton and Horn. Why not apply to be a Parish Councillor?
Following the resignation of Derek Palmer from the Parish Council there is a vacancy. For full details please see the notice below.
Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 17:11 by Paul Taylor