Exton and Horn Parish Council

Serving the people of Exton and Horn

Clerk: Annette Oliver
West Chantry, 20 Stamford
Road, Exton, Rutland LE15 8AZ

Tel: 01572 812233

Author: Paul Taylor

Update from Parish Clerk

Update from Parish Clerk

EXTON AND HORN UPDATE 3rd July 2020

Foodbank
A message from Ali Wainwright – Chair Rutland Foodbank On behalf of the Rutland Foodbank I'm pleased to say thank you to everyone involved in the Community Collections Scheme. No-one could have predicated the situation we find ourselves in and the impact upon our local communities. Already this financial year the Foodbank has helped over 550 people... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 18:08 by Paul Taylor

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Playpark vandalism

Playpark vandalism

It is disappointing to report that while the world is fighting a virus of huge proportions and in this small village people have had their lives turned upside down because of it, a mindless individual has decided this is a good time to shoot air pellets into the slide in the playpark.As soon as the Government advises we may do so then this recreation area will be opened up properly for use and the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 13:33 by Paul Taylor

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Update from Parish Clerk

Update from Parish Clerk

Just one or two more points to bring to your attention; the non essential shops will open from Monday 15th June and no doubt many of you will be pleased to hear this. Taking advantage of this will however be different with a number of measures in place temporarily to ensure a safe environment for all. Social distancing is of course required and each premises will have their own particular approach... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 14 Jun 2020 15:23 by Paul Taylor

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Food bank

Food bank

I should have added to the update yesterday that unfortunately support seems to have dropped off for the Foodbank box at 20 Stamford Road. I have suggested they collect fortnightly but this week only three items in the box.

Please can I stress there is still a high demand for this serviceand I should have included in update yesterday at present the government has not indicated the voucher system for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 13:20 by Paul Taylor

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Vacancy for Parish Clerk

Vacancy for Parish Clerk

The Exton and Horn Parish Council wish to recruit a new Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer sometime before the end of the year, due to the retirement of the present incumbent .

This is a 'part time' occupation, and the hours taken to cover the work involved varies from week to week. A minimum of 6-9 hours per week should be expected and this increases when meetings are being arranged and Agendas... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 09:11 by Paul Taylor

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Update from Parish Clerk

Update from Parish Clerk

Just one or two things to pass on to you after the recent conference call with the RCC, I am sure you are all pleased to know that gradually the lockdown is easing.

Schools

The schools all opened Year 1 and 6, so congratulations to all involved and particularly our own school Exton and Greetham Primary where staff worked so hard to ensure the safety of the pupils following the guidelines and all the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 09:05 by Paul Taylor

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Information for volunteers and voluntary organisations in Rutland

Information for volunteers and voluntary organisations in Rutland

Dear all

The Rutland Community Wellbeing Service has scheduled a series of webinars, and a virtual Volunteer Party to inform and support volunteers and Community Groups across Rutland.Attached below is information about these events, we are keen to make them available to as many people as possible across Rutland. Please could you help us by publicising them on any relevant community or parish council... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 15:35 by Paul Taylor

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Update from Parish Clerk

Update from Parish Clerk

Please click on the link for the latest news on Coronavirus related issues from the Parish Clerk.

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 13:20 by Paul Taylor

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Police neighbourhood link

Police neighbourhood link

Dear ResidentsThe Leicestershire Police would like to publicise their neighbourhood link to enable residents of Rutland to be aware of issues in the County. Please sign up if you are interested.http://www.neighbourhoodlink.co.uk/

Neighbourhood Link :: Register hereWelcome to Neighbourhood Link. Neighbourhood Link, the community messaging system for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Our aim is to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 May 2020 13:05 by Paul Taylor

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Update from Parish Clerk

Update from Parish Clerk

Dear Residents

The weather continues to ease our way through this next phase of the lockdown and I am sure we all feel lucky to live in such a beautiful part of the country at this time. The message via Rutland tourist website is not encouraging people to visit the county for the Bank Holiday weekend and stresses that Rutland Water is closed for the forseeable future, but if the fine weather continues... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 May 2020 08:20 by Paul Taylor

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