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Tugby & Keythorpe Parish Council

Serving the people of Tugby & Keythorpe

Clerk: Caroline Newton
Westmains House, Uppingham
Road, Tugby, Leicester LE7 9XH

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Neighbourhood Planning

Tugby & Keythorpe Parish Council Neighbourhood Planning – Village Plan

At a recent Parish Council meeting, the preparation of a 'Village Plan' was discussed and it was agreed that the Parish Clerk would seek volunteers (4 – 6 people) to carry out this task.

Therefore, if anyone would like to volunteer or would like more information about what is involved, please contact the Parish Clerk via johnnewton416@btinternet.com.. Read More »

Posted: Sat, 26 Aug 2017 14:15 by Caroline Newton

Tags: Planning

Centrebus A47 747 bus service

I attended another "committee" meeting last Wednesday, 26th July, regarding the 747 Centrebus service.

In a nutshell - LCC has been subsidising Centrebus to the tune of £60,000 per year for some years.

To keep it going through 2017, Rutland County Council put in some money against the £60,000.


Also Uppingham Town Council did an on-line survey to see who catches it when, how much, to where and what for. As a.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 12:02 by Caroline Newton

Tags: Public Transport

747 CentreBus Survey

This extract is taken from the Uppingham Town Council website.

In late 2016 the 747 Centrebus service running between Uppingham and Leicester six days a week had to be subsidised after the operator gave notice it was no longer commercially viable.

Leicestershire County Council and Rutland County Council stepped in to provide financial assistance until January 2018 but at the same time.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 May 2017 15:03 by Caroline Newton

Tags: Public Transport

Update on 747 (A47) bus route

Please note that Leicestershire County Council has decided to fund this service for another year (until January 2018).

Meetings are taking place with all effected parishes to see how best this service can be continued from this date.

Posted: Fri, 12 May 2017 12:33 by Caroline Newton

Tags: Public Transport

Centrebus route 747 serving A47

It has come to our attention that the 747 bus service from Leicester to Uppingham via Billesdon and Belton is now under threat of withdrawal. The Parish Council is well aware of how important this service is to residents of all the places it serves and will be making overtures to have this decision reversed. Residents should also make their feelings known directly to the bus company.

Please keep.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:02 by Caroline Newton

Tags: Public Transport

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