Husbands Bosworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Husbands Bosworth

Tags: Transport

Have a say on bus services

Leicestershire county council is working closely with local bus operators to come up with bold plans to improve public transport – and encouraging more people to use it.

The Government has pledged £3 billion to help progress these plans across the country – and Leicestershire is aiming to secure a fair share of the funding.

However, to secure this funding, the council must develop a... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Jun 2021 09:14 by Clerk

Tags: News, Transport

Closure of Pincet Lane Starts TODAY!

REMEMBER: There is likely to be lots of extra traffic in Bosworth today owing to the closure of Pincet Lane at its North end. All the traffic which normally uses Pincet Lane (for example, car transporters) will be diverted along Kilworth Road, Berridges Lane and Bell Lane for approximately four days.

PLEASE BE CAREFUL!

Posted: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 07:52 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: A5199, Highways, News, Transport

Closure of Pincet Lane, Advance Notice

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order is to be made for the closure of the northern end of Pincet Lane to facilitate a new water connection.

This should commence on 14th December 2020 and not exceed 4 days. The planned diversion will send all traffic through Husbands Bosworth village, so watch out for a higher number of heavy vehicles on Bell Lane, Berridges Lane and Kilworth Road for those 4 days.

Leicestershire... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 25 Oct 2020 09:21 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: A5199, Highways, Local, News, Transport

No. 58 Bus Service - Subsidy Extended

The subsidy from Leicestershire County Council to allow the continuation of the number 58 bus service through Husbands Bosworth has been temporarily extended.

As part of the County Council's Passenger Transport Policy and Strategy, a number of subsidised bus services within the Hinckley and Market Harborough areas, as well as other routes in the county, were due for review. However, as a result of the... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 May 2020 09:45 by Clerk

Tags: Facilities, Local, Transport

Concessionary Bus Pass use - extended Hours

Leicestershire County Council has announced that it is extending the times that people eligible for concessionary travel can use their bus passes during the coronavirus outbreak.

The council is responding to supermarkets across the county opening earlier for older people and disabled people, to give the most vulnerable access to food and essential provisions.

The authority will relax the time restrictions... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 16:36 by Clerk

Tags: Covid-19, Local, Transport

Bosworth Grange Site Closes

The Bosworth Grange building site on Welford Road has now closed for the foreseeable future.
The front of the main driveway from the road had the tarmac applied this morning, and this afternoon the temporary traffic lights and the fencing in the road are being dismantled, so that this section of the road should be free from obstruction for some time to come.

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:50 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: A5199, Buildings, Highways, Local, Transport

Car Driven At Police in High Street Burglary Attempt

Police were alerted after shutters were forced at our supermarket at around 1.00 am this morning. A Police DC, Chantel Booth, was clipped by the car in Bell Lane and she was also threatened with a crowbar.

More on www.harboroughfm.co.uk

Posted: Sat, 08 Feb 2020 10:15 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Buildings, Community, News, Transport, police

Reporting Road Problems

Did you know that road problems can be reported directly to Leicestershire County Council Highways using their online reporting system?

Potholes, Mud on the road, Blocked drains, Damaged signs, Faulty street lights and other road problems can be reported quickly and easily using an online form.
Simply pinpoint the location of the problem on the map and fill out the form to alert the Highways Authority.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 12:31 by Clerk

Tags: Highways, Transport

Proposed change of speed limit - Husbands Bosworth to Kilby Bridge

Proposed change of speed limit - Husbands Bosworth to Kilby Bridge

THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
(A5199, FROM HUSBANDS BOSWORTH IN THE DISTRICT OF HARBOROUGH TO KILBY BRIDGE IN THE DISTRICT OF BLABY AND C5504 SADDINGTON ROAD, SHEARSBY IN THE DISTRICT OF HARBOROUGH)
(IMPOSITION OF 50MPH SPEED LIMIT) ORDER 202


THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL hereby gives notice that it proposes to make an Order under Sections 5 and 84 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 ("the... Read More »


Posted: Fri, 10 Jan 2020 09:39 by Clerk

Tags: A5199, Highways, Speed, Transport

Diversion through Village - Date TBA

Diversion through Village - Date TBA

EDIT - Leicestershire County Council Highways has advised that these works will be postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. We will advise of the new date of diversion once it has been released.

An increase in traffic is anticipated through the village on 12th June due to the following road closure in Mowsley:

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:58 by Clerk

Tags: Highways, Transport