Category Archives: Parish Council

Keep up to date with the latest news from the North Luffenham Parish Council

NL Parish Council-Community Centre tables & chairs for sale at a bargain price!

The North Luffenham Community Centre has been refurbished, and new furniture has been purchased as part of the modernisation of the building.

The old tables and chairs are therefore being sold. There are about 30 chairs left & 4 tables. These are for sale on a first come first served /condition as seen basis. Each item is £1 each

If you are interested in purchasing any of the items, please contact Janet Whittaker on 01780-721216 or email rutlandwhittakers@outlook.com to view or pick up

This Post will expire at 6:31am on Sunday October 17th, 2021.

NLPC General and Trust Meetings for Monday 13th September 2021 in the Community Centre

Minutes of NLPC and Trust Meetings held on 16th August 2021 @7.30pm

Please find attached the minutes of the above meetings.

Please note that the next NLPC has been moved to the 13th September from the 20th September.

NLPC General and Trust Meetings 16th August 2021

Please see below the agenda and papers for the meetings.

NLPC Annual Accounts and payments over £100

I am pleased to advise that NLPC passed their annual internal audit with regards to Governance and Finances. Please find attached the finalised report along with a list of expenditure over £100. If any member of the public would like to examine the accounts then this can be done from the 14th June to 23rd July 2021 by first contacting the Parish Clerk by email: clerk@northluffenham.org.uk

Community Centre Bookings

As you may know, the Parish Council have taken over the management and operation of the Community Centre, in the room located behind the school.

The room and toilets have been redecorated by RCC as part of the handover, and additional facilities will be added in the next few months (new furniture, IT equipment etc)

The room is available for booking by any person or group wishing to use it.

If you would like to make a booking, please contact Charles Cade on 01780 720467

Planning Application: Reference: 2021/0549/CAT



North Luffenham Hall Church Street North Luffenham Rutland LE15 8JR

PROPOSAL: T1-Acacia tree – Reduce and reshape by up to 5 metres to suitable pruning
points, to allow light into neighbours properties.

An application for the above proposal has been received by the Local Planning Authority and you are invited to submit your comments by 8 June 2021. The details of the application are available to view on our website https://publicaccess.rutland.gov.uk/online-applications/ by entering the reference number above.
Please email any comments you wish to make to planning@rutland.gov.uk.

Planning Application: Reference: 2021/0476/FUL, Ketton Fields Ketton Road, North Luffenham, Rutland, PE9 3UT


PROPOSAL: Erection of a first floor extension on top of the existing triple bay garage
as ancillary accommodation to main dwelling.
An application for the above proposal has been received by the Local Planning Authority and you are invited to submit your comments by 3 June 2021. The details of the application are available to view on our website https://publicaccess.rutland.gov.uk/online-applications/ by entering the reference number above.
Please email any comments you wish to make to planning@rutland.gov.uk.

NLPC Annual Parish Council and Trust Meetings: Monday 17th May 2021 @ NL Community Centre 7.30pm

Please find attached the papers for the above meetings. As this meeting is being held in the Community Centre we need to ensure that it is within the Covid guidelines for indoor meetings. As a consequence, we are restricted to having 15 people (including Cllrs and staff) in the room. Therefore we may need turn residents away if it looks that this number is going to be exceeded.

Any attendee must wear a face mask when they arrive and leave, santise their hands on entry and if they have a mobile phone, scan the QR code we have for the centre. If you do not have a phone then please complete the signing in sheet. We will ensure that the chairs are spaced 2 meters apart and will have been wiped down before use.

Finally if you have any of the following symptons then please do not attend:

a new continuous cough

a high temperature

a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of taste or smell

Planning Application Reference: 2021/0471/FUL


The Bungalow Ketton Road North Luffenham Rutland PE9 3UT

PROPOSAL: Construction of a replacement dwelling and demolition of existing
bungalow.
An application for the above proposal has been received by the Local Planning Authority and you are invited to submit your comments by 26 May 2021.

Planning Application: Reference: 2021/0438/CAT, 4A Church Street


PROPOSAL: Remove Silver Birch tree (T1) to just above ground level. Reduce height
of Yew tree (T2) 2m and reduce lateral branches by 1.5m to balance shape. Reduce
height of Maple tree (T3) 2.5m.

An application for the above proposal has been received by the Local Planning Authority and you are invited to submit your comments by 19 May 2021.

The details of the application are available to view on our website https://publicaccess.rutland.gov.uk/online-applications/ by entering the reference number above.
Please email any comments you wish to make to planning@rutland.gov.uk.

North Luffenham Parish Council and Trust Meeting Dates

Dates from May 2021 – April 2022

All meetings are full Parish Council Meetings scheduled for Mondays unless stated otherwise below.  The meetings usually begin at 7.30pm unless otherwise notified online and on printed Agendas and take place in the North Luffenham Community Centre:

  • 17th May 2021 (Annual Parish Council Meeting)
  • 21st June 2021
  • 19th July 2021
  • 16th August 2021
  • 20th September 2021
  • 18th October 2021
  • 22nd November 2021
  • 20th December 2021
  • 24th January 2022
  • 21st February 2022
  • 21st March 2022
  • 18th April 2022 (Annual Parish Meeting)