Council News - March/April 2013

ENGLISH NATIONAL CONCESSIONARY TRAVEL SCHEME –                         BUS PASSES The Lincolnshire County Council bus pass forms are held in the Parish Council Office and downloadable from the web

HAVE A SAY ON THE FUTURE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN HOLTON-LE-CLAY                                                                                       

Parishioners are invited to make comments on the new Neighbourhood Development Plan – a questionnaire due to be forwarded to all households.  Further details on the website

WALL OF REMEMBRANCE in the Holton-le-Clay Cemetery.  Please contract the Clerk to the Council on 01472 825467 for any enquiries to have a plaque erected.


DOG FOULING – Anyone who witnesses dog fouling is requested to  report it to the ELDC on 01507 601111 and ask for Dog Warden or text DOG to 07781481328.  It there are no issues reported to ELDC then the Dog Wardens would do fewer visits to the village, to try and catch the offenders.


Next cut and strim - week commencing 25th March 2013 and 8th April.


The next two Full Council meetings will be on Monday and Monday 15th April 2013 and Annual Parish Meeting on 13th May 2013.  All planning applications can be viewed at 6.45 pm prior to the meetings.  Parishioners are welcome to attend all Council and committee meetings.

PARISH COUNCIL FINANCES:  15 Year Loan £100, 000.00 at 4.45% interest - commenced 20 September 2011.  Annual repayments are £9,208.62.  Outstanding balance: ££92,702.07.

Breakdown of the accounts can be found on the Parish Council website.


Details of the 2013 weekly collections are held on the ELDC website.  If you would like a copy of the collection timetable you can ring the ELDC Customer Services on 01507 601111 to request one


The dates of the forthcoming ELDC Facilities Day are 10th April 2013 and 8th May 2013.  9.00 am-1.00 pm and 2.00 pm-4.00 pm


If you need to dispose of bulky items of household waste, i.e. refrigerators, freezers, cookers, beds, etc., please contact East Lindsey District Council on 01507 601111 to arrange collection.  The fee is £15.00 for up to 4 items.                                                                                         

LOUTH HOUSEHOLD RECYCLING CENTRE, FAIRFIELD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE OPENING TIMES                                                                                  Open- Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday
Hours– 9am – 4pm
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day

ELDC WARD COUNCILLORS SURGERY – 3rd WEDNESDAY                                   The dates of your local ELDC Councillors’ surgery at the Parish Offices are      

Wednesday 17th April 2013 10.00 am-12.00 noon

Wednesday 15th May 2013 2.00 – 4.00 pm                                             

ELDC - NORTHERN AREA COMMITTEE MEETING (covering the Parishes of Alvingham, Binbrook, Brackenborough With Little Grimsby, Conisholme, Covenham St Bartholomew and St Mary, Fotherby, Fulstow, Grainsby, Grainthorpe, Grimoldby and Manby, Holton-le-Clay, Ludborough, Marshchapel, North Cockerington, North Cotes, North Ormsby, North Somercotes, North Thoresby, South Cockerington, South Somercotes, Tetney, Utterby, Waithe, Wyham Cum Cadeby and Yarburgh.

The meeting is held every quarter at a different location and occasionally  with an outside speaker.  The public and press are welcome to attend.  Next meeting provisionally on Wednesday 12th June 2013. Location tbc.