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  • Parish Council Office will be closed for the Easter Holiday from 12noon on Thursday 18th April and will re-open at 9am on Tuesday 23rd April 2019

    Parish Council Office will be closed for the Easter Holiday from 12noon on Thursday 18th April and will re-open at 9am on Tuesday 23rd April 2019

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Latest News

New mental health inpatient unit in Leicester for young people gets the go ahead

New mental health inpatient unit in Leicester for young people gets the go ahead

Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:41 by Parish Council

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) is delighted to have secured final approval from the Department of Health for its plans to build a new 15-bed mental health inpatient facility for children and young people on the Glenfield Hospital site.

Subject to contract, Interserve Construction will begin work on the new state-of-the-art, purpose-built £8 million unit next month, with a view to opening in August 2020. The current inpatient unit has been temporarily based at Coalville Hospital since 2015. More »

Paul Williams, Head of Service for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services said: "We are pleased to have been given the final go-ahead for a purpose-built mental health inpatient facility in Leicester. It will help us fulfil our vision to support more children and young people locally, which is so important. We will continue to talk to staff, service users and families about the internal design of the new unit, and will be providing more information and regular updates about the build over the coming months. Look out for details via our website: www.leicspart.nhs.uk/CAMHSinpatient or email us at feedback@leicspart.nhs.uk"

Richard Scarrott, Regional Director for Interserve Construction East Midlands Region, said: "We're delighted to be delivering this much needed mental health facility and continuing our successful ten-year relationship with Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust. Interserve's strategy is to create a robust and growing business in the UK healthcare sector, drawing on our technical capabilities and experience of delivering hospital projects. The project will also create jobs and training for the benefit of the local community." » Less

Have your say on new planning guidance

Have your say on new planning guidance

Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:40 by Parish Council

Hinckley and Bosworth residents and businesses are being invited to have their say on the latest planning guidance for new build developments and extensions. The document prepared by Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council known as 'The Good Design Supplementary Planning Document' (SPD) is now live and comments are welcomed. The consultation will close on Monday 13 May.

Once agreed, the document will guide developers, agents and members of the public with the design of their developments and extensions. It will set out the general principles accepted by the council for new residential, existing residential, barn conversions, commercial and shop front developments. More »

The document is available to view at: www.hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk/gooddesignguide

To make comments, please email planningpolicy@hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk , complete the online form or write to: Policy & Regeneration Team, Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council, The Hub, Rugby Road, Hinckley, LE10 0FR.

Following the consultation, comments will be analysed and necessary changes will be incorporated into the final document for adoption by the council, anticipated to be later this year. » Less

Police beat surgery tomorrow

Police beat surgery tomorrow

Posted: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 09:58 by Parish Council

Just a reminder that Burbage beat surgery will be held on Tuesday 16th April from 3pm – 5pm at the Co-op on Boyslade Road, Burbage.

Hinckley police commander Inspector Emma Maxwell will be there, along with Burbage PCSO Darren Stretton and Burbage community bear.

There will also be free crime prevention advice and security products for sale.