Update 4: Over 200 supporters sign campaign

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Sign the petition, collective action can make a difference

202 people from the village have signed up to the campaign to get the layby on the A5 north of the village closed.

This is great, but it does only represent about one sixth of the estimated 1,200 people living in Kilsby so there is still Continue reading

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Update 3: Campaign news 1 week on

Kilsby Kronickle

The KK was distributed on Saturday 28 March

Today saw the distribution of 500 copies of The Kilsby Kronickle across the village which included an article and petition form about this campaign. We look forward to seeing what sort of response we receive from this more traditional media.

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Update 2: Chris Heaton-Harris MP “expresses concern to Network Rail and DoT”

Chris Heaton Harris MP

Chris Heaton Harris MP

Our local MP Chris Heaton-Harris has been contacted for his support and comment, and invited to visit the layby and see the mess for himself.

We await a response to our invitation, in the meantime we are Continue reading

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Update 1: Campaign launched to close the Kilsby A5 layby

A5 andrea brown

Picture from Andrea Brown, Kilsby resident

In conversations with Kilsby Parish Council, many residents have expressed concern about the state of and hazard presented by the layby north of the village on the A5. No action appears to have been taken despite many years of Continue reading

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