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Heritage Open Days continue this weekend

Heritage Open Days continue this weekend

History enthusiasts are set for a second weekend discovering more about the heritage of the borough as the Heritage Open Days festival continues this Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 September.

Hundreds of people enjoyed visiting buildings not typically seen by the general public last weekend (Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September), as they took part in a host of guided walking tours and exhibitions throughout... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 10:24 by Parish Council

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Have your say on Hinckley town centre improvement plans

Have your say on Hinckley town centre improvement plans

Residents and businesses are being invited to give their views on some proposed improvements to Hinckley Town Centre.

As part of the High Street Heritage Action Zone (HSHAZ) project, Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council, Historic England and Leicester & Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership are working together to improve the public areas along Castle Street, around Church Walk Car Park and to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 10:10 by Parish Council

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Trading Standards newsletter September 2021

Trading Standards newsletter September 2021

Please find attached a newsletter from Leicestershire County Council Trading Standards Service with information on recent work, scams and advice.

Trading Standards officers continue to warn and advise residents on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/leicstradingstandards and hope that you will find this format informative and beneficial.

Posted: Wed, 08 Sep 2021 16:59 by Parish Council

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Advance notice of Burbage Road closure

Advance notice of Burbage Road closure

THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

(BURBAGE ROAD, BURBAGE) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF WAITING AT ANY TIME) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF LOADING AT ANY TIME) ORDER 2021

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Leicestershire County Council intends, not less than 7 days from the date of this Notice, to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Sep 2021 16:55 by Parish Council

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Neighbourhood Watch News September 2021

Neighbourhood Watch News September 2021

We are delighted to bring you the September OUR NEWS edition – a monthly newsletter for all Neighbourhood Watch supporters across England and Wales.

This edition introduces you to our Neighbour of the Year Awards 2021 - open for nominations from 14th September, the no-excuse approach to gas safety, fraud trends, rural crime reporting, discount offers from ERA and Patlock for our readers, and much... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 11:14 by Parish Council

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

If you were not aware, ROXY IS HOME.

We would all like to say a massive thank you to everyone who shared and looked out for Roxy.
She is back home safe and well, getting lots of fuss and chewing on a few shoes.

Regarding the circumstances, as with all incidents, we are victim led as to the information we give out. Whilst we appreciate people may wish to know the circumstances for peace of mind, we are... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 11:09 by Parish Council

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Ask for Angela campaign extended across the borough

Ask for Angela campaign extended across the borough

Pubs, bars and restaurants across Hinckley and Bosworth are supporting the Ask for Angela campaign, which encourages people to discreetly ask for help if they feel unsafe on a date.

If you are feeling vulnerable, all you have to do is approach the bar and ask for Angela, the staff are then alerted to the situation and can help.

The national initiative aims to reduce sexual violence and vulnerability... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 11:45 by Parish Council

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Heritage Open Days from September 11

Heritage Open Days from September 11

History enthusiasts will be able to attend a series of Heritage Open Days events in Hinckley and throughout the borough this September.

Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of culture and history that takes place over two consecutive weekends on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September and continuing Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 September.

The scheme aims to open up access and insight to buildings... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 11:33 by Parish Council

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

It appears the suspicious person on our last message was the new milk man. Good news it was not anything crime related and well done to those residents who noticed this activity. It is great that residents are looking out for each other. We have received another report relating to Lupin Close that on the morning of Friday 27th around 03:45, a male in dark clothing, Woolly hat and no hi-vis arrived... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 10:59 by Parish Council

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No garden waste collections in Burbage today

No garden waste collections in Burbage today

Due to HGV driver shortages there will be no garden waste collections in Burbage today.

Residents will need to present their bins again in 2 weeks as Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council does not have the capacity to return for these bins.

The Borough Council apologises for this service disruption.

The article below sets out the challenges being faced by local authority waste collections.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-58424343... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 09:38 by Parish Council

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