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Burbage Parish Council Office Closed for Bank Holiday

Burbage Parish Council Office Closed for Bank Holiday

The Parish Council Office will be closed for the Bank Holiday on Monday 29th May 2017 and will re-open at 9am on Tuesday 30th May 2017.

Posted: Thu, 25 May 2017 16:30 by Parish Council

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Free storytelling sessions continue in Argents Mead

Free storytelling sessions continue in Argents Mead

The second in a series of free Saturday lunchtime storytelling sessions for children of all ages will take place in Hinckley's Argents Mead bandstand on Saturday 3 June.

Each session promises stories told in an entertaining way that will appeal to the whole family, by professional storytellers who can captivate an audience with their tales. All sessions will take place between 12noon and 1pm.

The.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 May 2017 10:17 by Parish Council

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Popular Food Festival returns to Hinckley

A POPULAR FOOD FESTIVAL is returning to Hinckley this Bank Holiday weekend, 27-29 May.

Feast Hinckley, which has been organised by Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, Hinckley BID and Event Inspire, promises to be the biggest and best food festival in Hinckley town centre yet, with a large array of local, regional, national and international food vendors offering their wares across Market Place, Castle Street and Argents Mead.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 May 2017 15:52 by Parish Council

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New Mayor chosen at annual meeting

New Mayor chosen at annual meeting

ONE of the highlights of the civic year took place at the council's annual meeting last night (16 May) when a new Mayor of the Borough was installed for the next 12 months.

Councillor Ozzy O'Shea, who represents Ratby, Bagworth and Thornton Ward, accepted the chain of office from the outgoing mayor, Councillor Richard Allen, before a council chamber that was packed with special guests.

Cllr O'Shea.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 May 2017 14:34 by Parish Council

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE AWARDS 2017

MAKING A DIFFERENCE AWARDS 2017

Do you know a person or group that makes a real difference to peoples' lives through volunteering?

Nominate them for the Hinckley and Bosworth Making a Difference Awards 2017. Closing date: 30th May.

Please see the attached poster, awards criteria and nomination form or goto www.hinckleybosworth.gov.uk/makingadifference to nominate them on-line.

The awards will be presented at the Voluntary and Community.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 May 2017 17:03 by Parish Council

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Residents urged to join energy switching scheme

Residents urged to join energy switching scheme

RESIDENTS in Hinckley & Bosworth could get a better deal from their energy provider by taking part in the latest round of the Borough Council's energy switching scheme.

They can sign up for free, with no obligation, to tell the council they are interested in switching suppliers to save money. Businesses currently on a domestic tariff are also eligible to sign up.

Since the scheme started more than 500.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 May 2017 15:59 by Parish Council

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Parish Council Election Results - May 2017

PARISH COUNCIL ELECTION RESULTS FROM 4TH MAY 2017

Duly Elected Parish Councillors for

TILTON WARD: Anthony John Iliffe

LASH HILL WARD: Roger Johnson

Posted: Thu, 11 May 2017 16:17 by Parish Council

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Dementia Adventure - FREE EVENT - 23rd May 2017

Dementia Adventure - FREE EVENT - 23rd May 2017

Are you a family carer or supporting someone living with dementia? Do you want to know more?

FREE EVENT

- Your questions answered:
» Understanding dementia—common symptoms
» Continue to see the person—not the condition
» Strategies to overcome communication barriers
» Connect with your loved one using practical tips
» Benefits of contact with nature and the outdoors
» Meet other family carers.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 May 2017 13:00 by Parish Council

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The Burbage Bobbins Sewing Group - Places Now Available!!

The Burbage Bobbins Sewing Group - Places Now Available!!

INTERESTED IN SEWING? THEN THE BURBAGE BOBBINS SOCIAL SEWING GROUP COULD BE FOR YOU - WITH PLACES NOW AVAILABLE!!

This is a social sewing group which provides people with a dedicated structured time to sew! There will be help from me where I can, but the idea is that we learn from each other and share top tips.

Bring your own project, or if you are new to sewing take on a new project with some help from me. Bring your.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 May 2017 12:06 by Parish Council

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Superb collection of oil paintings at the Atkins Gallery

A SUPERB selection of oil paintings by local artist Neil Prior will go on display in Hinckley's Atkins Gallery this month.

Visitors to the exhibition, which opens on Saturday 13 May and runs until Saturday 27 May, will see a whole range of paintings from animals and people to landscapes and still-life in his chosen medium of oils.

"I like to create depth and realism into my works for the viewer to feel they can.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 May 2017 11:16 by Parish Council

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