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Burbage Charity Bikes earns Chairman's Award

Burbage Charity Bikes earns Chairman's Award

Burbage Parish Council's 2022 Chairman's Award has been presented to Steve Daly of Burbage Charity Bikes, which upcycles and sells donated cycles to raise money for Cure Leukaemia.

Since January 2020, after being moved by the diagnosis of a young family friend, Mr Daly and his family have raised a staggering £76,000 for the charity, which funds specialist nurses to run clinical trials of new blood... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Mar 2022 16:42 by Parish Council

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Parish Volunteers meet, greet & planning session this Friday

Parish Volunteers meet, greet & planning session this Friday

A meet, greet and planning session for Parish Volunteers will be held at Millennium Hall at 10am on Friday April 1.

Please come along for a cuppa and a chat with members of our staff team and other volunteers to find out what volunteering opportunities are on offer and how you can get involved.

Posted: Tue, 29 Mar 2022 16:07 by Parish Council

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M6 works scheduled from April 11 to June 26

M6 works scheduled from April 11 to June 26

Please see below a copy of a letter from Highways England relating to M6 junction 1 to junction 4 combined maintenance work, and a copy of the associated M6 traffic management programme.

The documents have been sent to 2,429 local business and residential addresses and, further to this, Highways England will be engaging with strategic partners, road hauliers and emergency services.

George Patterson-Payne... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Mar 2022 14:06 by Parish Council

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Police & Crime Commissioner's newsletter

Police & Crime Commissioner's newsletter

Please see below a newsletter from The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, containing information about the local budget for policing and the Comissioner's Police and Crime Plan, including what this will mean for where you live.

OPCC Newsletter 1.pdf - 600.2 KB

Posted: Tue, 29 Mar 2022 13:50 by Parish Council

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

Two incidents of theft of vehicle registration plates. One incident occurred around 20:40 on the 22nd of March around the location of Coventry Road and the other set were taken from a vehicle on the 23rd onto the 24th on Rugby Road. Victims vehicles were a Mercedes and Toyota.

I do have some anti-theft screws available for £1 per pack if you would like any.

Stop searches at locations including... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 14:44 by Parish Council

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Farmers' Market this Saturday, April 2

Farmers' Market this Saturday, April 2

Burbage Farmers' Market is to be held on Saturday April 2 from 8.30am until 12.30pm on the car park of Burbage Methodist Church on Windsor Street and will include a short Easter service.

Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 14:17 by Parish Council

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Pharmacy survey for residents of Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland

Pharmacy survey for residents of Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland

The three local Health and Wellbeing Boards that serve Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are asking people who live in these areas for their views on pharmacy services and usage.

The survey will help the NHS to plan for the future and ensure that local pharmacies offer high quality and accessible services.

They are also interested in your views on how pharmacy services can be improved.

You can access... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 14:00 by Parish Council

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Waste & recycling changes - have your say

Waste & recycling changes - have your say

Changes to waste collection and recycling services, aimed at cutting Leicestershire achieving net zero carbon by 2050 with only 5% of waste going to landfill by 2025, are being considered by the Councils who collect and process our waste and recycling.

Options being considered include:

  • A return to separating our recycling into different bags or boxes
  • Introducing a new weekly collection for food waste... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 12:57 by Parish Council

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Changes to Arriva bus service X6 Coventry - Leicester

Changes to Arriva bus service X6 Coventry - Leicester

I am writing to advise you of changes to the below local bus registration, which will affect residents within your parish.

Arriva have now submitted these changes to the Traffic Commissioners to take effect from 17th April 2022.

Outlined below is an initial assessment of these changes. Officers are in the process of reviewing the full impact.

Arriva X6 Coventry - Leicester

Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 10:35 by Parish Council

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The Countryside Code

The Countryside Code

The weather is picking up and we have the lovely spring sunshine on its way. With more people out and about this is just a reminder to keep to public footpaths and keep dogs on the lead and under control. With it being lambing season, it is important that dogs are not exercising over fields. A copy of the Countryside Code is attached.

Posted: Fri, 25 Mar 2022 11:17 by Parish Council

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