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Empingham Parish Council

Serving the people of Empingham

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Clerk: Mrs Rowan Scholtz
9 Highfield Close, Empingham
Rutland LE15 8QB

Tel: 01780 460557

Empingham Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Empingham a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Latest News

Loves Lane Road Closure

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:00 by Rowan Scholtz

The effect of the order will be that during the dates specified below all vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding
along the length of road known as Loves Lane from Main Street for 180 metres.
The work will consist of removing and relaying high friction surfacing and will be undertaken by Tarmac on behalf of
Rutland County Council.
The duration of the Closure shall be for a maximum period of six months from 1st February 2018 or until the works are
It is anticipated the works will take 2 days. The closure shall come into force when the appropriate signs and diversion
route are erected on site.
The duration of the Closure shall be as follows: from 1st February 2018 until 2nd February 2018
The alternative route during the closure will be via the route shown on the attached plan (also available to view at the
Council Office) and/or as shown on roadworks.org
The alternative route during the closure will be via the following streets: Main Street, Grantham Lane, Horn Lane & Loves
Lane with a reciprocal route.
Reasonable facilities will be provided to allow access to adjacent premises whilst the work is being carried out.
Any queries More »

St Georges Barracks

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 21:39 by Rowan Scholtz

Rutland County Council is beginning the master planning for St George's Barracks and on 29 January 2018 two sessions will be held, one in the afternoon and one in the evening. If you would like to be involved you will need to have completed the parish council feedback form found at the bottom of this page https://www.rutland.gov.uk/my-council/st-georges/ and return it to Rutland County Council. These events are invitation only and invites will only be sent to those who have completed and returned the form. More »

Best Wishes,

Gale Waller

Councillor, Normanton Ward

Rutland County Council » Less


Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:00 by Rowan Scholtz

Empingham parish Council is seeking to co-opt members to the Parish Council.

Applications are invited from people who wish to be considered for co-option. Should you be interested in applying and you qualify under the appropriate section of the Local Government Act 1972 (see below), or require any further information, then please contact the Parish Clerk in writing by 20th October 2017 More »

Empingham Parish Clerk

Mrs R Scholtz

9 Highfield Close



LE15 8QB


Am I qualified?

You have to be:

· be a British citizen, or a citizen of the Commonwealth, or the European Union, and

· be at least 18 years old

· for the whole of the previous 12 months an elector of the Parish and either occupied or

owned/rented premises in the Parish, or resided within 3 miles of the boundary of the

Parish or had your principle or only place of work there.

You cannot:

· be the subject of a bankruptcy restriction Order or interim order

· have, with five years before the day of co-option been convicted in the UK of any

offence, and have had a prison sentence (whether suspended or not) for a period of over

three months without the option of a fine

· work for the Council you want to be a Councillor for.

Persons co-opted must receive a majority of votes of those Councillors present and voting at the meeting of the Parish Council to be held on November 1st 2017 in the Audit Hall from 7pm.