Author: Parish Council

Armed Forces Honoured in Service

Armed Forces Honoured in Service

A SPECIAL service and parade was held in Hinckley on Saturday (25 June) to show support for the Armed Forces and commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Falkland conflict.

Organised by the Borough Council in partnership with the Hinckley combined Armed Forces and Veterans Community and Churches together with the Hinckley Combined Ex-service Association, the event included representatives from several... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Jul 2022 12:25 by Parish Council

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Burbage Policing Update

Burbage Policing Update

Please see attached your Burbage Police Newsletter for July. This includes the priorities as voted for by Burbage residents. This months nominated concerns are Road safety, Anti-social behaviour and vehicle crime.

Based on general results from feedback we get, Dog fouling and vehicle obstructions tend to get a lot of votes. I have put a few links in this email to help signpost you if needed, to help... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Jun 2022 15:09 by Parish Council

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Weaving with Waste workshops at The Meadows Community Centre

Weaving with Waste workshops at The Meadows Community Centre

The Meadows Community Centre will be hosting Weaving with Waste workshops on Monday and Tuesday July 11 and 12, for a cost of £5 to include all materials, lunch and refreshments.

For full information, please see the poster below.

Places are limited and booking is required.

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 15:32 by Parish Council

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Physical activity and wellbeing survey for Leicestershire residents

Physical activity and wellbeing survey for Leicestershire residents

Leicestershire residents are being invited to complete a physical activity and wellbeing survey at www.active-together.org/pawellbeingsurvey

All respondents who complete the survey before the deadline of midnight on Sunday July 10 will be entered into a draw to win one of 15 £20 Amazon gift cards.

It is being co-ordinated by Active Together, working with Local Authority physical activity teams... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 12:03 by Parish Council

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Trading Standards officers encourage let-down consumers to report their experiences

Trading Standards officers encourage let-down consumers to report their experiences

County Council Trading Standards officers are urging consumers who have bought goods from a business which has not been delivered in the agreed time frame to report this to Leicestershire Trading Standards.

If it is claimed that a business is closing down or has closed down and the delivery or refund cannot be made please report your complaint.

It is the seller's responsibility to make sure the item... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 13:42 by Parish Council

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

Having spoken to several residents this week whilst out on patrols and completing crime prevention work, it was suggested by a resident that we discuss the real value to crime prevention and the difference it has made in Burbage.

Having seen the types of crime we get reported in Burbage over the last 5 years, the crime prevention advice/support we offer alongside the patrols and investigations, really... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 11:42 by Parish Council

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Caretaker vacancy

Caretaker vacancy

A vacancy has arisen for a part-time caretaker/cleaner to be responsible for several community facilities within Burbage. This position is worked on a 7 days on/7 days off rota (Thursday to Wednesday) with varying hours per day. Flexibility is essential as it involves irregular and unsocial hours. Rates of pay £10.21-£10.42 per hour.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Jun 2022 11:21 by Parish Council

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Borough Council launches health and wellbeing support service

Borough Council launches health and wellbeing support service

The Borough Council has launched a new service to help residents looking to improve their general health and wellbeing. Follow this link to find out more: https://www.hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk/healthandwellbeingsupport

Posted: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 16:11 by Parish Council

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Take measures now to stay warm this winter

Take measures now to stay warm this winter

The County Council has published a guide suggesting ways of making homes warmer come the winter. Work done now could pay dividends when the cold weather hits. The booklet can be viewed below.

Posted: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 14:58 by Parish Council

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Leicestershire Trading Standards newsletter June 2022

Leicestershire Trading Standards newsletter June 2022

Leicestershire County Council's Trading Standards team has published its newsletter for June 2022. Please see the attachment below.

Posted: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 13:32 by Parish Council

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