Author: Parish Council

Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

Hello from the Burbage beat team. Here is an update for recent days to raise awareness around local crime.

Suspicious person on Norfolk Close around 04:45 on 13/10/21. Area search completed, no one identified.

Denis Road residential burglary. No resident present at time of incident. Rear conservatory door and kitchen door smashed. Unknown items taken at the moment. Crime number 21000600676

Number plates... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Oct 2021 10:43 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Take part in our online open spaces survey!

Take part in our online open spaces survey!

Burbage Parish Council is preparing an Open Space Strategy which will guide the management of publicly accessible open spaces across the Parish.

We are asking residents to complete a short online survey to help us understand how open spaces are used and valued across the Parish.

The results will help us to understand how you feel the open spaces should be managed in future.

To take part in our survey... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Oct 2021 10:00 by Parish Council

Tags: Consultation, News

Double accolade for town parks as Green Flags awarded

Double accolade for town parks as Green Flags awarded

Two Hinckley parks are officially once again among the best in the UK after they were each awarded a much coveted green flag - a prestigious accolade that is only awarded to the very best parks and green spaces in the UK.

Argents Mead collected its fifth Green Flag Award, recognising the Borough Council's substantial investment in the town centre park over recent years.

Plus in a double celebration for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Oct 2021 16:06 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Neighbour of The Year Award 2021

Neighbour of The Year Award 2021

THE SEARCH TO FIND THE UK'S BEST NEIGHBOURS CONTINUES!

With just under two weeks left to nominate, people across the UK are invited to participate in our annual hunt for the UK's NEIGHBOUR OF THE YEAR AWARD – a nationwide search undertaken in partnership with our friends at Co-op Insurance.

Now in its fourth year running, we have introduced a new category: COMMUNITY OF THE YEAR. This Award will... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Oct 2021 11:46 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Hinckley High Street Heritage Zone plans update

Hinckley High Street Heritage Zone plans update

Following a recent town centre survey Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council have taken the decision to retain a popular town centre car park in its entirety after it was made clear that the majority of town centres businesses and residents wish to keep Church Walk car park unchanged.

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council, along with Historic England and Leicester & Leicestershire Enterprise... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Oct 2021 14:30 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

In the early hours of the morning on Tuesday 12th October we received a call at around 04:25 regarding two suspicious persons shining torches into property/vehicles around Robinson Way. Officers attended and completed an area search, no one found in the area.

I have also been notified that around 22:15 on the Monday night, a couple of suspicious persons were seen around Wellbeck Avenue. They knocked... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Oct 2021 09:59 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Have your say on Leicestershire police and crime plan

Have your say on Leicestershire police and crime plan

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicestershire is looking for your views on the Police and Crime Plan 2021.

The Police and Crime Plan is the blueprint for policing in Leicestershire over the next four years, setting out ambitious safely goals to be met by the Chief Constable, his officers and staff.

This is the chance for you, as residents, to have the opportunity to influence the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 11:54 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Burbage Road closure scheduled from today, October 11

Burbage Road closure scheduled from today, October 11

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a road closure on Burbage Road, Burbage between the junction with Sapcote Road and property number 5 Burbage Road from 11th October 2021 for up to 4 days.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety to allow CADENT GAS and their contractors to undertake required work to upgrade a gas main.

The proposed alternative diversion... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Oct 2021 11:51 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Sketchley Road closure scheduled from October 21

Sketchley Road closure scheduled from October 21

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a road closure on Sketchley Road between the junction with Rugby Road and the junction with Crossways on 21st October 2021 for up to 2 days.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to carry out carriageway patching and any other associated work to the highway.

The proposed alternative... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Oct 2021 11:48 by Parish Council

Tags: News

Still time to make nominations for Burbage Parish Lands Charity grants

Still time to make nominations for Burbage Parish Lands Charity grants

Do you know of an organisation or individual in the Parish of Burbage who would benefit from a financial contribution this Christmas?

Each year, Burbage Parish Lands Charity makes grants to individuals and organisations within the Parish and the Charity has now opened nominations for this year's grants, which are awarded in December.

For several years grants have benefited members of the local community.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Oct 2021 09:45 by Parish Council

Tags: News