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Armed Forces Community careers fair

Armed Forces Community careers fair

The British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) would like to extend an invitation to the Armed Forces Community (AFC) to attend a Careers Fair in Leicester.

The face-to-face event will take place on 16th June 2022 at Leicester Racecourse, Leicester Road, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 4AL, 09:30 – 13:30. There are fully booked exhibitor spaces with 60 companies represented.

BFRS is a Community Interest... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 16:41 by Parish Council

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Royal British Legion offers presence at funerals of Armed Forces veterans

Royal British Legion offers presence at funerals of Armed Forces veterans

Members of the Royal British Legion Burbage branch wish to publicise the fact that the Royal British Legion offers a presence at the funeral of any veteran of the Armed Forces Community.

Branch secretary Kenn Coates said: "There have been several occasions recently where the branch has been made aware - after the fact - that a veteran's funeral has taken place without any RBL presence, when we are very... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 13:57 by Parish Council

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Centenary War Memorial families found

Centenary War Memorial families found

Descendants of bereaved mothers who took part in the ceremony to unveil Hinckley's War Memorial one hundred years ago have been found following a public appeal to trace them.

The families will attend a short ceremony in the Garden of Remembrance in Argents Mead at 10.45am on Friday May 20, one hundred years to the day since the memorial was first dedicated.

Members of the public are warmly invited to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 10:30 by Parish Council

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Mallory Mile returns on Monday 6 June

Mallory Mile returns on Monday 6 June

The ever-popular Mallory Mile returns on Monday 6 June to the Mallory Park Circuit in Kirkby Mallory as part of local celebrations for National Bike Week.

Families are being invited to bring along their bikes to the circuit and join in the fun for free between 6pm and 8pm.

Working in partnership with Race Rapid, the team running cycling at the Mallory Circuit, the Borough Council will be helping residents... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 10:27 by Parish Council

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Try your hand at bowls in Burbage

Try your hand at bowls in Burbage

As part of the Bowls Big Weekend 2022 Burbage Crusaders Bowling Club is invited interested individuals to try their hand at the game at Burbage Bowling Club on Bridge Road, off Brookside, on Saturday May 28 between 11am and 5pm.

To find out more about this local opportunity please call Ben Bennett on 07570 595840.

More information on the Bowls Big Weekend can be found by following this link:

Homepage... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 14:17 by Parish Council

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County Council launches School Streets initiative

County Council launches School Streets initiative

Leicestershire County Council's School Streets initiative looks to provide a solution to issues of parking, congestion, air pollution and safety around schools through a time limited congestion free zone during school drop off and pick up times.

This initiative prioritises pedestrians such as parents and children by providing a safe space for people to walk and cycle in the vicinity of the school through... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 13:41 by Parish Council

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

Stop searches completed on Brookside following a vehicle being stopped just after midnight on the 7th of May. The driver as arrested and several passengers are being dealt with over the coming weeks. Good work by officers patrolling the area overnight.

A report of vehicle windows/mirrors being covered in food on Salem Road on the evening of Saturday 7th of May. The incident appears to have occurred... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 13:32 by Parish Council

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Swains Green road closure from 24 May

Swains Green road closure from 24 May

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order which will mean a road closure on Swains Green, Burbage between properties numbered 12 and 18 on the 24th May 2022 for up to 2 days.

The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Western Power Distribution and their contractors to undertake an alteration to a service.

Access will... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 May 2022 15:52 by Parish Council

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Borough Council launches solar panel buying scheme for residents

Borough Council launches solar panel buying scheme for residents

Borough residents may save on energy bills and help cut carbon emissions by investing in solar panels through an exciting new group-buying energy scheme which goes live today (Monday 9 May).

Solar Together Leicestershire helps people looking to make an investment in solar panels on their house and battery storage systems for a reduced rate.

Signing up is free for residents and is open now. For more information... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 16:43 by Parish Council

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Hawley Road closure outside Hinckley Hub from tomorrow, May 10

Hawley Road closure outside Hinckley Hub from tomorrow, May 10

Hawley Road, Hinckley, directly outside Hinckley Hub (Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council offices) will be closed in both directions to vehicles between 9am and 3pm tomorrow, Tuesday 10 May and also on Wednesday and Thursday this week.

For anyone travelling to Hinckley Hub by car, access to the Hinckley Hub car park will be from the Station Road (Tesco) end of Hawley Road only during these times.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 13:53 by Parish Council

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