Council News - April/May 2014


ANNUAL PARISH MEETING – MONDAY 12TH MAY 2014. The Annual Village meeting is in May.  Parishioners have the opportunity to ask questions to the Parish Council.  There will be a brief report given by the Chairman and Responsible Financial Officer’s on the finances.  This year it is planned to hold a bigger event in the new Village Hall section with outside speakers and stands promoting the clubs and organisations in the village.  You are invited to come along and have your say, meet your Parish Councillors and hear what is happening in our village. 

PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY – There is a vacancy on the council for a Parish Councillor, which is a voluntary role.  For further information please contact the Clerk to the Council on 01472 825467 or visit the Council Offices at the Village Hall on Pinfold Lane.   

DOG FOULING – OFFENCES FIXED PENALTY NOTICE £75.00                                                                                                              ELDC will do all it can to catch those people who don’t clear up after their pets, but need your help in this by reporting offenders.    

AMENITY GRASS CUTTING -                                                                                                                                              Next cut and strim – week commencing 28th April, 5th and 19th May 2014

GRASS VERGES - Car owners/drivers are requested not to park on the grass verges but to use their driveways whenever possible or on the road. 


The next two Full Council meetings will the Annual Parish meeting                               Monday 12th May 2014 and the Annual Council meeting on Monday 19th May 2014.  Parishioners are welcome to attend all Council and committee meetings.

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTION is to take place on Thursday 22nd May 2014 and the Polling Station for Holton-le-Clay is at the Community Centre on Picksley Crescent adjacent to the Junior School.  The Election of European Members of Parliament for the East Midlands Region is for 5 members.  Further details available on the ELDC website.


The Mobile Library brings the Local Authority service to the heart of the rural community. There is a comprehensive range of reading material, tailored very much to the users needs.  The Mobile Library crews are friendly and knowledgeable and will go that extra mile to provide you with excellent customer service.  PLEASE SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY SERVICE.                                                                                     Details are at ‘Here and Now’ section in the Holton News. 

ELDC - NORTHERN AREA COMMITTEE MEETING covering villages north of the District.  The public and press are welcome to attend:  Dates Wednesdays 15 June 2014, 17 September 2014, 12 November 2014 and 4 March 2015.  Locations tbc.                                                          


EAST LINDSEY DISTRICT COUNCIL – MONTHLY FACILITIES DAYA District Council Customer Services representative visits Holton-le-Clay on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.  The dates of the forthcoming ELDC Facilities Day are Wednesday 14th May 2014 and 11th June 2014.                                                                                               9.00 am-1.00 pm and 2.00 pm-4.00 pm.  


The two Holton-le-Clay Ward councillors hold a surgery.  Why not take the opportunity to meet your District Councillors?  The dates of your local ELDC Councillors’ surgery at the Parish Offices are                           

Wednesday  21st May 2014            2.00 pm -  4.00 pm

Wednesday 18th June 2014         10.00 am -12.00 noon 

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

GREEN WASTE COLLECTIONS – Residents are reminded that they can still opt into the new collection service for the 2014-15 year at a charge of £25 per year.   To sign up visit or call 0800 0855037.