Full Council Meeting 7.30pm this evening - Burbage Millennium Hall. (main hall)
Items on the agenda include:-
To consider supporting a Christmas in Burbage Event
To receive an update report from the Local Policing Team
To receive notes of thanks for donations given
To review Financial Regulations
Posted: Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:56 by Parish Council
THE RED ENSIGN is flying in the borough today (3 September) to recognise Merchant Navy Day.
The flag is flying from Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council's offices until Monday 10 September. A second Red Ensign was raised on Argents Mead, Hinckley, attended by local veterans.
3 September marks the day in 1939 when the first major British maritime casualty occurred during the Second World War. Without... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:26 by Parish Council
Burbage PCSO 6035 Darren Stretton will be holding a crime prevention surgery at The Hansom Cab on Sunday 9th September between 10am and midday.
There will be a range of home and personal safety products for sale as well as plenty of free crime prevention advice and a chance to talk to a local officer.
Posted: Mon, 03 Sep 2018 09:15 by Parish Council
EVERYONE LIVING IN HINCKLEY AND BOSWORTH is being asked for their views about proposals for the future of council services in the borough.
A short survey is included in the autumn edition of the council's newspaper, The Borough Bulletin, which is being delivered to every household in Hinckley and Bosworth during the first two weeks of September.
The survey has been prompted by proposals to scrap every... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 31 Aug 2018 12:53 by Parish Council
BUILDING WORK on a crematorium on the A47 outside Hinckley could start in the spring if plans are approved by the council's planning committee.
Detailed plans, covering the design, layout and access have been submitted and will be considered by the end of the year.
If approved, work could begin on the council-owned site off the A47 Leicester Road between Hinckley and Earl Shilton in Spring 2019, with... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Aug 2018 13:34 by Parish Council
Superfast fibre broadband is continuing to be rolled out across Burbage thanks to a Leicestershire County Council project, Superfast Leicestershire, which is being delivered in partnership with Openreach.
Fibre broadband is not only faster but also more reliable and can withstand more regular use than traditional wire systems.
Broadband cabinet Hinckley 67 at the junction of Salisbury Road and Cambourne... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Aug 2018 09:01 by Parish Council
Following a poorly attended meeting of a Christmas in Burbage working party, the Parish Council is to consider a recommendation that it does not apply and pay for a road closure for a Christmas in Burbage event as no plans have been put forward which demonstrate the need for the council's support.
Invitations were delivered personally to around 40 village traders, along with general invitations in the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 18:18 by Parish Council
Leicestershire County Council has issued a Public Notice stating its intention to make an Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 to introduce no waiting at any time restrictions on part of Sketchley Road.
Documents explaining the proposed changes can be seen below and will also be available to view at the Parish Office Monday to Friday between 9am and midday until Wednesday September 19th... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 12:56 by Parish Council
Parents and carers are being invited to help the parish council choose which of four potential play schemes should be installed at Britannia Road recreation ground this autumn.
Parishioners have until Sunday September 9th to vote for their favourite scheme, which will offer play equipment for pre-school aged youngsters as well as open play space and picnic tables.
Some of the equipment and furniture... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:10 by Parish Council
The Parish Council is receiving emails again after a few days of technical difficulties. If you sent an email to the Parish Council between August 22 and the morning of August 28 and it bounced back to you, we will not have any record of it so please send again if you are able or call us on 637533 between 9am and midday, Monday to Friday. We apologise for the inconvenience the situation has caused..... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 14:30 by Parish Council