THE following opening times during the Christmas and New Year period have been announced by the Borough Council, together with the arrangements that have been made for various council services:
Council office closing times
Borough Council services at the Hinckley Hub will close at 12 noon on Monday 24 December and re-open at 8.30am on Thursday 27 December.
Borough Council services at the Hinckley Hub... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 17:09 by Parish Council
Burbage Community Choir Harmonic Voices will be performing an a cappella Christmas Concert at Holy Trinity Church in Hinckley on Saturday 8th December at 7.30pm.
Tickets cost £7, including refreshments, and all proceeds will be donated to AMMF, the UK's only charity supporting people with and raising awareness of bile duct cancer.
Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 11:25 by Parish Council
Leicestershire County Council contractors are due to carry out carriageway repair work on Britannia Road on Wednesday 5th December.
The road will be closed from the junction of Windsor Street to the junction with Workhouse Lane for one day, with works expected to start at 7.30am.
A diversion will take traffic on to the B578 Lutterworth Road and on to Windsor Street.
Access to businesses and residential... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 16:43 by Parish Council
Mayor of Hinckley and Bosworth, Councillor Jan Kirby is urging local residents to join her for a Christmas Litter Pick at Burbage Common on Saturday 8 December from 9.30am to 11.30am.
The Mayor and local ward councillor for Hinckley, Cllr Jan Kirby said: "Burbage Common and Woods is well loved by residents and its sweeping open countryside and winding woodland pathways have always been particularly... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:23 by Parish Council
NHS colleagues will be at Sketchley Grange Hotel on Monday November 26 to talk about proposed improvements to NHS services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland and share
the plans for hospitals and maternity services in Leicester.
The event at the Sketchley Lane hotel is part of a series being held across the area.
There will be a drop in session between 5pm and 6pm then formal presentations and a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 10:41 by Parish Council
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
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
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
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
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