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Christmas in Burbage - 30th November 6.30pm-9pm

Christmas in Burbage - 30th November        6.30pm-9pm

Burbage Parish Council is joining forces with East Midlands Markets and Events to host an evening Christmas Street Market in Windsor Street on November 30.

Running from 6.30pm to 9pm, the free event will see the street filled with artisan food, drink and crafts stalls, offering festive fare and gourmet gifts to go.

Pubs, businesses, churches and community spaces along the street and around the village... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:47 by Parish Council

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Community initiative fund opens for applications

Community initiative fund opens for applications

Community groups in parishes across Hinckley and Bosworth are being encouraged to apply for their share of this year's Parish and Community Initiative Fund.

This year the fund has been increased to £275,000, offering community projects in the parished areas of the borough the chance to bid for grants of up to 50 per cent of the total project cost. These grants fund a wide variety of projects such... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:15 by Parish Council

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Temporary road closure: Windsor Street

Temporary road closure: Windsor Street

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

A temporary road closure is required on Windsor Street from the junction with B578 to before Strutt Road on the 26/11/2018 until 29/11/2018.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Western Power Distribution to complete a new connection.

The proposed... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:02 by Parish Council

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Free parking on Saturdays this Christmas

Free parking on Saturdays this Christmas

CHRISTMAS shopping in Hinckley will be given a boost this year with free car parking in selected town centre car parks on Saturdays in the run-up to Christmas.

In a joint initiative sponsored by Hinckley & Bosworth Council (HBBC) and supported by Hinckley BID (Business Improvement District) and North Warwickshire and Hinckley College, the Borough Council will be allowing free parking in Lower Bond... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:55 by Parish Council

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STAY SAFE THIS CHRISTMAS

STAY SAFE THIS CHRISTMAS

With the festive season nearly underway, Hinckley & Bosworth's Community Safety Partnership are urging people to keep safe during the holiday season.

This year's annual campaign will be launched on Friday 16 November at Hinckley's Christmas lights switch on and members of the Partnership will be on hand to give out crime prevention advice and personal safety information. This will include helpful... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:07 by Parish Council

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Emergency road closure: Burbage Common Road

Emergency road closure: Burbage Common Road

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location (see attached plan).

A temporary road closure is required on Burbage Common Road from 09/11/2018 to 13/11/2018.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Seven Trent to complete emergency repair.

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:04 by Parish Council

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Blue plaques honour WWI fallen

Blue plaques honour WWI fallen

Blue plaques have been put up on houses around Burbage in honour of village servicemen who made the ultimate sacrifice in the First World War.

Thirty plaques bearing the names, honours and dates of death of 32 soldiers have been installed wherever their homes still stand as part of a project to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the conflict.

Another 32, whose homes no longer survive, are to be... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:09 by Parish Council

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Remembrance Sunday service 2018

Remembrance Sunday service 2018

Burbage will hold its annual Remembrance Sunday service on November 11 starting at the slightly earlier than usual time of 10.20am at the war memorial, following a parade from Grove Road.

Wreaths will be laid and names of the fallen read out.

As part of special commemorations to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War, four names of Burbage soldiers who died in the conflict and which have... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:22 by Parish Council

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Road closures planned for highways work

Road closures planned for highways work

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER:-

Burbage Road (part) and Three Pots Road, Burbage

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location (see attached plan).

A temporary road closure is required on Three Pots Road from the junction with Sunloch Close to the roundabout with rugby Road and from Rugby Road junction with Three Pots Road to the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 13:22 by Parish Council

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First phase of Horsepool revamp complete

First phase of Horsepool revamp complete

The first phase of a major revamp of The Horsepool has been completed.

JP Landscapes from Cannock has given a full facelift to the village green space, clearing overgrown vegetation, putting in new plants, laying wheelchair-accessible Breedon gravel paths and new turf, including areas of wildflower meadow for extra environmental benefit.

The project has been supported by Hinckley and Bosworth Borough... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:25 by Parish Council

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