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Posted to website July 21st 2014

Quorn Furniture Co (Ex Quorn Pine) Site - Planning Application
If you would like to see what is proposed for the Quorn Furniture Co on Leicester Road, please take a look on the Borough Council website under application number P/14/0847/2 or contact the Parish Clerk - details below.

Proctors Pleasure Park - Application for Certificate of Existing Lawful Use
The Parish Council has received notification about the above application which is to regularise the parking of a large number of caravans as an existing use. If you would like to take a look at the proposal please use the Borough Council website using application number P/14/1085/2 or attend the public meeting below.

Proctors Pleasure Park Public Meeting
30th July 2014 - 7.00pm, Quorn Village Hall
If you would like to know more details about the above application please attend the public meeting or contact the Parish Clerk.

Tom Long’s Meadow - Allotments
Following a review of the waiting list for allotments in the village held by the Parish Council it has been discovered that there is sufficient provision at the new One Ash Allotment Site on Loughborough Road to satisfy current demand. Application forms have been sent to those on the waiting list but if you would also like to apply for an allotment, please contact the Parish Clerk.

Stafford Orchard
Watch out for some new natural play equipment which is to be installed by the side of Buddon Brook in August. There are to be balance beams and a “hang out” bench to perch upon!

Dog Fouling
Please note that you can put dog waste into any of the litter bins around the village as long as it is properly wrapped.

Flyposting
Please can organisations that advertise events around the village make sure that they remove any flyers from lamp posts and other street furniture after the event and take in any A-boards. Please help keep the village as tidy as possible.

Quorn Old School
The building is open on the first Saturday of the month from 10.00am to 12.00noon for anyone who would like to take a look around or just pop in for a chat. Everyone welcome.

Call for Volunteers
The Parish Council is going to need to recruit around 40 volunteers if it is to fulfil its wish to see an enhanced, rather than reduced, library service in the village. If you would like to help in getting the library open for more hours and possibly at weekends, please contact the Parish Clerk.

Drumhead Service
Thursday, 14th August 2014 at 7:00pm, Stafford Orchard.
The Royal British Legion is to hold a Drumhead Service to mark the anniversary of the First World War 1914-18 - more details next month.

If you have any queries about any of the above items, please contact Christina, our Parish Clerk.
 

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