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How Hinckley & Bosworth Borough residents can support COP26

How Hinckley & Bosworth Borough residents can support COP26

As the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) begins in Glasgow, Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council (HBBC) is urging everyone to consider the changes we can all make to bring about a cleaner, greener borough now and for future generations.

The COP26 summit will bring parties together to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Nov 2021 16:44 by Parish Council

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Survey will help decide venues for pop-up Covid vaccination clinics

Survey will help decide venues for pop-up Covid vaccination clinics

To meet demand for Covid-19 vaccinations, temporary pop-up vaccination clinics have been opened-up alongside more permanent vaccination sites.

To help us decide where to locate additional pop-up clinics across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, we have created a survey to give you the opportunity to help decide this. To have your say, you can access the survey by clicking the link below:

https://llrpopupvaccinationclinics.questionpro.eu... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Nov 2021 13:43 by Parish Council

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Multi-million pounds development at Twycross Zoo approved

A bid for a multi-million pounds major new Natural Science and Conservation Centre at Twycross Zoo has been approved.

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council in partnership with Twycross Zoo bid for around £20million from the Government's Levelling Up Fund which is designed for long-term, major capital projects. The fund is available to develop both economic and transport projects designed to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Nov 2021 13:28 by Parish Council

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Notice of vacancy, Burbage Parish Council

Notice of vacancy, Burbage Parish Council

A casual vacancy has arisen for a Councillor to represent Lash Hill Ward on Burbage Parish Council.

If by 17 November 2021 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the Lash Hill Parish Ward, an election will be held to fill the vacancy, otherwise the vacancy... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 12:30 by Parish Council

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NEW TREATMENT FOR THOSE SUFFERING DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY

NEW TREATMENT FOR THOSE SUFFERING DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY

A new approved treatment is now available for people who have experienced a lack of response to pharmacological and psychological intervention for depression and anxiety.

Leicestershire Health Partnership's (LPT) Acute Recovery Team (ART) has started a new treatment called rTMS (Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) in addition to the existing range of techniques provided at its Neuromodulation... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Oct 2021 09:43 by Parish Council

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Burbage Policing Update

Burbage Policing Update

As the darker nights close in we have seen a bit of an increase in criminal activity around Burbage over the last month. Incidents over the last couple of weeks to inform you of are,

Registration plate stolen from a vehicle on Coventry Road on 16th October.

Registration plate stolen from a van on Church Close on 20th October.

Two reports of Attempt theft from vans on Woodland Avenue and Woodbank on 23rd... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Oct 2021 10:14 by Parish Council

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Read the Parish Council's latest newsletter here

Read the Parish Council's latest newsletter here

Owing to a production issue beyond our control, the Parish Council's October newsletter is not included in the current edition of The Local Rock.

The newsletter can be read as an attachment below or by clicking the link on the slide at the top of this website's Home Page.

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 14:53 by Parish Council

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How to have a low-waste Halloween

How to have a low-waste Halloween

Communities across Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to get involved to help prevent food and household waste this Halloween.

It's estimated up to 15 million pumpkins are binned in the UK every Halloween – but the flesh, seeds and even the stringy bits can be used to serve up some delicious treats instead. Once you have finished with your lantern, if it can't be eaten, it can go in... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 13:39 by Parish Council

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Neighbourhood Watch launches Say No To ASB campaign

Neighbourhood Watch launches Say No To ASB campaign

Antisocial behaviour (ASB) incidents have increased over the last three years. Police forces, councils and housing associations are reporting significant spikes in ASB cases – and these are not minor incidents. They are complex and serious cases causing real harm to many people.

45% of people say ASB is a problem where they live, and 56% of those who had either been a victim of or a witness to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 12:13 by Parish Council

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Last chance to take part in our online open spaces survey!

Last chance to take part in our online open spaces survey!

There are just a few days left to have your say in a survey which will help Burbage Parish Council to prepare 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... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 10:00 by Parish Council

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