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Street Play scheme launched

Street Play scheme launched

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council is encouraging residents to set up safe spaces for children to play on the streets where they live.

Its new Street Play scheme aims to offer children the opportunity to play outside and for residents to come together to build safer, stronger communities.

The initiative fits in with the aims of the Borough Council's strategic plan for 2018–2023 which are to:... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 14:20 by Parish Council

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Mallory Mile event tonight postponed

Mallory Mile event tonight postponed

Unfortunately, due to the forecast of heavy rain for this evening, for the first time in 18 years we have reluctantly made the decision to postpone the Mallory Mile to next Monday 17th June. All times remain the same, that is from 6pm until 8pm.

For any further information, please contact:-

Jacqueline Puffett
Communications Manager
Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council

Email: jacqueline.puffett@hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk... Read More »


Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 15:00 by Parish Council

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Lychgate Lane closed for work June 13

Lychgate Lane closed for work June 13

Lychgate Lane, Burbage, is to be closed to allow Leicestershire County Council to carry out road surfacing and associated works on Thursday June 13 and possibly Friday June 14, between 8am and 5pm each day.

Access to Burbage Cemetery during these times will be via Aston Flamville.

Residents will be given access to their properties at all times.

See attached document for diversion route.

For more information... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 14:25 by Parish Council

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Road closures for Burbage Carnvial June 23

Road closures for Burbage Carnvial June 23

Burbage Carnival is to be held a week later than usual, on Sunday June 23.

The Parish Council has donated £500 towards the event insurance, covered the cost of the required road closures and will be offering facilities and staff support on the day.

Windsor Street will be closed from 10.30am for floats to assemble ready for judging at 11.30am.

The procession will set off at midday following a circuit... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 10:56 by Parish Council

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Wide load through Church Street June 13

Wide load through Church Street June 13

On Thursday 13th June 2019 a high and wide load will be travelling through Burbage towards the A5.

The load will be under a Police escort and travelling between 1pm and 2pm.

Police are asking for Church Street to be kept clear of parked vehicles during this time, to allow the load to travel through safely.

The load is classed as a high load and is not permitted to use the motorway network but must travel... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 16:08 by Parish Council

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Road surface dressing notification of works

Road surface dressing notification of works

The following roads in your Parish have surface dressing works programmed for this summer period, some may have already been completed.

Sketchley Lane and Forresters Road – mid June.

Newstead Avenue, Manor Close, Manor Way, Herald Way, Wolvey Road, Workhouse Lane, Twycross Road, Britannia Road, Sketchley Manor Lane, Sketchley Old Village – 3 days early July.

Surface dressing is a preventative... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:27 by Parish Council

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Mallory Mile returns next week

Mallory Mile returns next week

The ever popular Mallory Mile returns on Monday (10 June) to the Mallory Park Circuit in Kirkby Mallory as part of local celebrations for National Bike Week.

This is the 18th year of this event with last year seeing hundreds of people taking part riding lap after lap of the circuit on their bikes.

Families are being invited to bring along their bikes to the circuit and join in the fun for free between... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 08:59 by Parish Council

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Closure order issued on Burbage flat

Closure order issued on Burbage flat

THE occupier and visitors have been banned from a flat in Burbage after neighbours reported a number of anti-social incidents to both the police and council.

Local residents were subjected to repeated incidents of anti-social behaviour which included vehicle nuisance, late night disturbances, suspected drug misuse and rowdy and nuisance behaviour.

A temporary anti-social behaviour closure notice was... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 16:04 by Parish Council

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Borough Council votes to retain its stake in The Crescent

Borough Council votes to retain its stake in The Crescent

PART of a multi-million pound town centre mixed retail and leisure redevelopment scheme that was to be sold is now to be retained by the Borough Council.

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council had decided to sell its stake of the Hinckley development known as The Crescent late last year.

However, at a meeting of the full Council on May 21, members voted in favour of reversing that decision and retaining... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 12:33 by Parish Council

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Charity fashion show has mental health at heart

Charity fashion show has mental health at heart

Top brand fashion at bargain prices will be modelled on a cat-walk then offered for sale at a charity show in Millennium Hall to raise money for YoungDementia UK.

The fundraising event, offering women's and children's wear from labels such as White Stuff, M&S Per Una and Monsoon, is to be held on Saturday June 15 from 6.30pm.

Tickets cost £5 for adults and £3 for children and can be bought... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 11:26 by Parish Council

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