Syston Town Council

Serving the people of Syston

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Town Manager: Catherine Voyce
Community Centre, School
Street, Syston, Leicester

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Latest News

We have re-opened all five Council owned play areas in the town from Saturday 4 July 2020

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 15:52 by Ursula Southan

Guidance for families using our play areas safely this summer:

  • Parents must read this guidance and ensure their families follow it carefully for the safety of their children and others.
    • We hope you enjoy using the playground and thank you for helping to keep everyone safe by always following these simple instructions.
  • This equipment is checked regularly for damage and wear and tear, but is not sanitised or disinfected.
  • This is shared equipment, used at your own risk.
  • Do not use this equipment if you or any member of your household has coronavirus symptoms, or are self-isolating.
  • You are advised that children should not use this equipment if they are clinically or extremely clinically vulnerable.
  • Make sure you have hand sanitiser with you before entering the playground.
  • Encourage everyone in your family to wash their hands with hand sanitiser regularly and as a minimum before and after using the playground.
  • Encourage children to avoid touching their faces
  • You MUST maintain social distancing from others unless they are from the same household - current advice is to maintain at least 1m and consider wearing a face mask.
  • Some equipment can only be used by one child at a time while social distancing. Please ensure your family waits at a safe distance if the equipment is in use or return later to use the equipment
  • Try to avoid busy times.
  • If your family is wearing disposable PPE - including face coverings and gloves - please take them home with you.
  • Wash your hands when you get home.
  • Make sure you clean touch points on play equipment such as see saws, machine handles or exercise bars before use
  • Only one person or persons from a family group on any one item of equipment

Please visit for information and updates on all service changes and closures. Please continue to maintain social distancing, avoid gathering in groups and practice frequent hand washing at all times.

Councillor Surgery - ZOOM meeting on 4 July 2020

Posted: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 13:41 by Ursula Southan

Cllr Tom Barkley is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting:

Saturday, 4 July 2020 10 am – 11 am

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 774 1814 8375
Password: 5w5iwE

Revised Press Release- Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - The Half Croft, Syston

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 12:48 by Ursula Southan

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

The Half Croft was due to be closed on 6 May 2020 for one day.

Due to unforeseen circumstances the works were postponed.

The road will now be closed on 12 June 2020 for one day. (9.00hrs till 15.00n hrs).

The road will be closed from its junction with High Street for approximately 40 metres. More »

Access will be maintained whenever it is safe to do so.
The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to allow Leicestershire County Council to undertake carriageway patching works.

Leicestershire County Council apologies for any inconvenience caused during these works. » Less

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