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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

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

Another overall good week regarding crime in Burbage. We did though receive a report of a suspect checking through a vehicle on Cardinal Drive sometime between 2200 on 30th and 0300 on the 1st. No signs of forced entry and nothing taken. Remember to ensure your vehicle is always locked and secure, especially as we head towards the darker nights.

Excellent county lines work in Hinckley and surrounding... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 16:53 by Parish Council

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Spooktacular Saturday marks Halloween in Hinckley

Spooktacular Saturday marks Halloween in Hinckley

Look out for ghosts, ghouls, witches and wizards in Hinckley town centre on Saturday 30 October, 10am – 3pm when the town centre hosts its annual Spooktacular event.

Spooktacular Saturday offers fun for all the family. Come into town in your Halloween costumes with prizes for the best dressed.

Anyone in fancy dress at 1pm near the Fosse 107 gazebo outside Jaspers at the top of Castle Street will... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 14:54 by Parish Council

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Hate Crime Awareness Week

Hate Crime Awareness Week

Anyone who has experienced hate crime in the borough will be encouraged to reach out to support services to report their experiences during National Hate Crime Awareness Week which takes place next week (9-16 October).

A hate crime is anything that targets a person for their race, ethnicity or nationality, for their disability, their gender or sexual orientation, or their religion, faith or beliefs.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 14:31 by Parish Council

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Road closure, Lutterworth Road & Church Street, for up to 7 nights

Road closure, Lutterworth Road & Church Street, for up to 7 nights

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a road closure and parking restrictions on Lutterworth Road and Church Street, Burbage, between the junction with the A5 and The Horsepool, from 4th October 2021 for up to 7 nights, Monday to Friday between 8pm and 6am.

The road will be closed from 4th – 8th October 2021 and then again from 10th and 11th October 2021.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 16:00 by Parish Council

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Neighbourhood Watch News October 2021

Neighbourhood Watch News October 2021

The October edition of OUR NEWS is out and can be read here.

In this edition we are thrilled to announce that Hannah Ingram-Moore, daughter of Captain Sir Tom Moore and Co-founder of The Captain Tom Foundation, is working with Neighbourhood Watch and Co-op Insurance to find the nation's most remarkable neighbours in the 2021 Neighbour of the Year Awards.

This edition also features articles on hate crime... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 10:26 by Parish Council

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Walk-in Covid vaccination session, Hinckley, Saturday October 9

Walk-in Covid vaccination session, Hinckley, Saturday October 9

A walk-in vaccination session will be held at Hinckley Leisure Centre on Saturday, October 9, from 10am to 12 noon.

Anyone aged 16 or over, who has not yet been vaccinated or who had a first jab at least 8 weeks ago, is eligible to be vaccinated at this session, which will be offering Pfizer jabs only.

No appointment is necessary.

Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 15:44 by Parish Council

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StreetSafe initiative launched by Leicestershire Police

StreetSafe initiative launched by Leicestershire Police

Your local beat team would like to tell you about a new service that has launched recently for anyone to use for a number of issues.

StreetSafe is a pilot service for anyone to anonymously tell us about public places where you have felt or feel unsafe, because of environmental issues, eg street lighting, abandoned buildings or vandalism and/or because of some behaviours, eg being followed or verbally... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 12:08 by Parish Council

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Burbage Policing Update & The Beat newsletter

Burbage Policing Update & The Beat newsletter

Nothing new to report regarding vehicle crime or burglary over the last week in Burbage which is great.

The two bicycles we recently appealed for information on have both been reunited with their owners.Thank you to everyone for keeping a look out. This is in relation to 21000534265 (red and blue bike and yellow bike), bicycles stolen in Hinckley.

We are continuing our investigations into the vehicle... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 14:43 by Parish Council

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Community Initiative funds open for applications 2022/23

Community Initiative funds open for applications 2022/23

Community groups in Hinckley and the parishes of Hinckley and Bosworth are being encouraged to apply for their share of the Borough Council's Parish Community Initiative Fund and Hinckley Community Initiative Fund.

This year a total of £162,000 has been made available to support community projects throughout the borough. Grants are available for up to 50 per cent of the total project cost. These... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 14:41 by Parish Council

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