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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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Temporary closure of Rugby Road in April

Temporary closure of Rugby Road in April

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for a section of Rugby Road, Burbage (see attached plan) to allow Severn Trent Water to make a new water connection.

The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure which is expected to start on 13th April 2019 and to last for not longer than three days.

A press release will be issued to confirm these details approximately two weeks before... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 13:22 by Parish Council

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Annual Parish Meeting

Annual Parish Meeting

Annual Parish Meeting - 4th March 2019, 7.00pm at Burbage Millennium Hall.

Please come along to find out more about the work of the Parish Council.

All residents welcome.

A full meeting of the Parish Council will follow this meeting at 7.30pm - all residents welcome to attend.

Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 16:00 by Parish Council

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Hinckley & Bosworth Making a Difference Awards 2019

Hinckley & Bosworth Making a Difference Awards 2019

The Borough Council's Annual Making a Difference Awards, recognise the contribution that volunteers make in strengthening our community, and improving the quality of life for residents. The awards recognise both individual and group volunteering contributions.

Residents are invited to nominate a person or group that deserves recognition for the help they give to others.

Categories include:

Inspirational... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 13:37 by Parish Council

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Community crime prevention day, Saturday 2nd March

Community crime prevention day, Saturday 2nd March

Cuddly crime-fighter Burbage Community Bear will be special guest at a free crime prevention event to be held in Burbage Millennium Hall on Saturday 2nd March between 3pm and 7pm.

The drop-in event, in the main hall, is being co-ordinated by Burbage PCSO 6035 Darren Stretton, who is based at the police office in the community building on Britannia Road.

There will be children's activities, police uniform... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 10:39 by Parish Council

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Horse rears its head again in village green space

Horse rears its head again in village green space

A PRANCING horse, which was put out to pasture while work was carried out at its home in The Horsepool, is now back in the green space where it belongs.

The hand-carved relief of a rearing steed was previously stabled in a planter on the site, where, at times, surrounding growth left only its head visible.

Now, it has been mounted as a free-standing feature, allowing the full carving to be appreciated... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 12:13 by Parish Council

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