Major Village Celebrations: “The Great War” 100 years on: 10th-11th November 2018

Saturday 10th November – A Night of Edwardian Music Hall & Remembrance Let’s celebrate the ending of the Great War in Style, and remember those who allowed us to thrive . Edwardian Cavalcade by Little Pixie Productions, an award-winning theatre company Period Dress optional, but preferred Memorial Hall Venue 175 7 for 7:30 pm Full …

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FREE weekly ‘Steady Steps” Class – starting Thursday 1st November 2018

10:30 am to noon, at Venue 175 Memorial Hall – book first We in Packington can take advantage of a FREE  “falls prevention class” for those 65 years and older run by a specialised level 4 instructor seated and standing exercises to improve balance, strength and co-ordination helping to minimise the risks of falls session …

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300 Cycles to pass through Packington – Sunday 2nd September 2018 9:15 am onwards

Leaving Manchester at dawn – 80 miles and 3+ hours later they come THROUGH PACKINGTON en-route for London The 80 miles could be just over 3 hours, more likely about 4 or more. From the North, they come inbound down Ashby Road, go round Normanton Road, then depart East to Normanton. Total journey – 220 …

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Probably the BEST Open Gardens in Leicestershire – Monday 27th August 2018

Packington Village Gardens Open Day – Probably the BEST Open Gardens in Leicestershire – Major Village Event on Bank Holiday Monday, 27th August 2018 from 2pm to 7pm. Admission is by passport to 12 gardens, Adults £4.00, Accompanied children FREE. Passports available on the day from Packington village Car Park on Measham Road – LE65 …

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Major Village Event – Party in the Park – THIS Saturday 7th July 2018

Party in the Park – this Saturday 7th July 2018 from 6-11pm Programme FROM 1pm  set up Gazebos 6.00  pm Start 6.30 Children’s games 7.30 Live music to Ollie Mellor 8.00 Announcements and thank you’s 8.15 Live Music to Ollie Mellor 8.45 Disco and dancing away to sun set 11.00 Finish Reminders There is a …

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Please be our new Parish Councillor – yes, please, YOU.. it’s urgent, now:

Please would you stand for election to our Packington Parish Council? PLEASE?  By This Friday 22nd June at 4 pm? OR, please would you nominate a friend or neighbour? You have until this Friday, 22nd June 2018, at 4pm, to deliver your nomination and consent forms to District Council at Coalville – and there’s FREE  …

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YOU could be our new Parish Councillor: Just Apply! – between 14-22 June 2018

ADVICE OF ELECTION OF PARISH COUNCILLOR This advance advice is from Packington Post, about the Vacancy on our Parish Council, as advised by our District Council. It’s very much in the interest of the whole village that YOU should be able to stand as our new Parish Councillor.  We’ll publish the official Notice of Election …

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There’s a Vacancy – Could YOU be our new Parish Councillor ?

Casual Vacancy – there is likely to be an election In Packington Post out this week, there is a resignation statement from one of our 6 Parish Councillors, reproduced below.  This gives our village an opportunity to elect a new councillor to serve on our Parish Council. Could this be YOU? The 6-member council controls …

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Extra Parish Council Meet – Wed 9th May 6:30pm – Playground Update

“..improving and upgrading the Recreation Ground.” You are invited to attend a Meeting of Packington Parish Council to be held on Wednesday 9th May 2018 at 6.30pm at Packington Memorial Hall Venue 35, High Street, Packington. AGENDA Questions from members of the public – (10 minutes) To receive Apologies for absence and to note acceptance …

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Mill Street CLOSED Thursday 12th April 2018 9am – 3pm

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER:- MILL STREET, PACKINGTON Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a temporary road closure of Mill Street, Packington between High Street and Bridge Street on Thursday 12th April 2018 from 9.00am to 3.00pm for carriageway maintenance work. The proposed alternative diversion route will be via:- High Street, Bridge Street and vice versa …

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