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Road closure Dawsons Lane

Road closure Dawsons Lane

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order on Dawsons Lane, which is to be closed from the Paddock to outside Briarwood on the 4th April 2019 from 00:01 for two days (Please see pdf attachment).

The closure is to allow Severn Trent Water to carry out work.

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works.

For more information... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:45 by Parish Council

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Have your say on new planning guidance

Have your say on new planning guidance

Residents and businesses are being invited to have their say on the latest planning guidance for new build developments and extensions when a new consultation opens next month.

The Borough Council will be consulting on a document - known as 'The Good Design Supplementary Planning Document' (SPD) - for four weeks starting on the 15th April 2019.

Once agreed, the document will guide developers, agents... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:50 by Parish Council

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Road works dates announced

Road works dates announced

Leicestershire County Council has announced dates of highways works to be carried out around Burbage in the coming months which include the following:

Temporary prohibition of through traffic: Newstead Avenue (05/07/2019) – Workhouse Lane (09/07/2019).

Temporary prohibition of waiting and loading at any time: Britannia Road (09/07/2019) – Forresters Road (11/06/2019) – Herald Way (08/07/2019)... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:04 by Parish Council

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Have your say on how the NHS should change in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Have your say on how the NHS should change in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Independent health and care champions Healthwatch Leicester, Healthwatch Leicestershire and Healthwatch Rutland are launching a 'What would you do?' campaign to encourage people across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) to share their views about what local NHS services should look like.

Our new campaign aims to encourage people to share their views about how extra money from the Government... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:41 by Parish Council

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First meeting of Hinckley 'Death Cafe'

First meeting of Hinckley 'Death Cafe'

A first meeting of a 'Death Café' at Hinckley's Unitarian Meeting Chapel on Baines Lane is to be held on Thursday 4th April 2019 from 2pm – 4pm.

Death Café events aim to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their lives.

It is described as an informal meeting open to all ages and non-faith/belief orientated.

Its aim is to provide a respectful and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:29 by Parish Council

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Musical memories for Mothers' Day

Musical memories for Mothers' Day

Hinckley library on Lancaster Road will be holding an event called "Musical Memories for Mothers' Day' on Saturday 30th March 2019 from 10.30am to 12.00pm.

Tickets must be pre-booked ticket by calling 0116 3052500 or emailing hinckleylibrary@leics.gov.uk

For more information please view the attached pdf

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:23 by Parish Council

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Hinckley Opera Festival

Hinckley Opera Festival

Hinckley Opera Festival takes place between 30th March and 13th April, a fortnight of musical events supported by the Arts Council (please see attached pdf for more information).

It will include performances of The Marriage of Figaro at the Concordia Theatre, for which, thanks to Arts Council England funding, 50 free tickets are being offered for each show to people aged 30 and under.

For more information... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:25 by Parish Council

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Tilton Road closure 25th March

Tilton Road closure 25th March

Leicestershire County Council Highways department has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order on Tilton Road.

The road will be closed between the Pentecostal Church Centre and number 13 Tilton Road on 25th March for one day.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order is to be implemented for public safety purposes, to allow Western Power Distribution to carry out new connection work

A diversion route... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 16:03 by Parish Council

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BCAF stalwart honoured with Chairman’s award

Long-serving Burbage Community Arts Festival (BCAF) volunteer Laurence Wilkins has been honoured with the Parish Council Chairman's Community Award for 2019.

Mr Wilkins has been a leading member of the BCAF team for the past two decades, serving as chairman for more than 10 years, a role from which he has only recently stepped down.

The Chairman's Community Award is presented annually to an individual... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 16:12 by Parish Council

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Message in a bottle could be life-saver

Message in a bottle could be life-saver

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council is promoting a scheme which helps to make sure that essential medical information and next of kin contact details can be found easily in case of an emergency in someone's home.

Called Message in a Bottle, the Lions-initiated scheme provides specially marked, easy-to-close plastic canisters designed to hold important information and to be kept in the fridges of people... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 13:01 by Parish Council

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