Road Works in Ashby for 6 weeks from Saturday 24th March

They’re going to fix the Gas Mains near Royal Hotel in Ashby For 6 weeks from next Saturday 24th March,  the red bit on the map – Station Road and Tamworth Road (just from Avenue Road) – will be ONE-WAY INTO ASHBY ONLY, so we won’t be able to drive to Lower Packington Road from …

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Cancelled! Ashby 20 – not this year, Alas – due Severe Weather.

Cancelled! due Severe Weather Warning Race HQ, Friday Afternoon:  Due to the SEVERE WEATHER WARNING, the Aldi “Ashby 20“, a 20-mile road running race organised by our local Ivanhoe Runners, will not now be held this Sunday 18th March 2018. About 1,500 runners were due to take part, and there were to be road closures …

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BIG Packington Charity Breakfast – Saturday 3rd March 2018

Big Breakfast 2018 – Major Village Event Saturday 3rd March 2018 – 9am to 1pm Come along to Venue 175 – the new name for the main Packington Memorial Hall Venue – and enjoy the “Packington Breakfast”. Choice of all your favourite ingredients £ 7 Children’s version, and filled baps, also available  £ 3.50. This …

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First Wednesday Coffee Morning 7th February 2018 – Just £1 !!

First Wednesday Coffee Morning at Memorial Hall Venue 35 – the Meeting Room – 10am to noon this coming Wednesday 7th February 2018 Everyone welcome to join us for this highly-praised hot-drink and biscuit monthly event! Choice of tea, coffee, cappuccino or hot chocolate and a biscuit, all for just £1 FREE seating and chat! …

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PVHG Packington Village History Group – General Meeting Tuesday 30th January 2018

Our History is taking place NOW – Join us to help record it ! Annual General Meeting at 7:30pm Tuesday 30th January – Come and help steer Packington’s History Group Forward! Packington Village History Group (PVHG) invites you to an Open Meeting,  its Annual General Meeting, to discuss its forthcoming activities, and to encourage you …

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Village Calendar 2018 – Nice Photos! Support Party in the Park!

Purchase a beautiful 2018 Calendar of Packington This beautiful 12-page Calendar of Packington has been produced by local residents to raise funds for Party In The Park on Saturday 7 July 2018. This wall-hanging Calendar is in A5 format, opening to A4, with a page for each month. The Calendar would make an ideal Christmas …

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Harry’s Fund: Christmas Fair at Memorial Hall this Saturday 9th December 2017

Village Event: Family Fun, with Tea Room, cakes, craft stalls and a raffle! . Please come and help us – at Harry’s fund-raising event this Saturday from 10am to 1pm – in Packington’s Memorial Hall We are trying to raise money – £17,000 – for stem cell treatment abroad. There will be a tea room, …

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Ashby Food Gusto Festival – this weekend 2nd & 3rd December 10:30-17:00

Ashby’s best food and drink festival – Market Street Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December 2017 – Don’t miss out! FREE parking available! Great Food and Drink at the Ashby Food Gusto Christmas Fair – Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December The Market Street in Ashby de la Zouch will come to life with the …

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Village History Group Re-Launch Tuesday 28th November 2017

Our History is taking place NOW – Join us to help record it ! Packington Village History Group (PVHG) invites you to an Open Meeting to discuss its forthcoming activities and encourage you to join us as a new member. PVHG needs to re-launch itself,  to record the history of the coming years of our …

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Tesco Roundabout Night Closures 20 Nov – 1 Dec 2017

Ashby Tesco Roundabout Night Closures A511 JUNCTION with NOTTINGHAM ROAD and ASHBY BYPASS (TESCO ROUNDABOUT) Leicestershire County Council (LCC) Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order: A temporary weekday overnight road closure at the Tesco roundabout on the A511 and Nottingham Road, Ashby de la Zouch from the Monday 20th November to Friday …

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