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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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Local Plan hits major milestone

Local Plan hits major milestone

A key planning document that that will guide future development in Hinckley and Bosworth up to 2039 hit a major milestone this week.

The Local Plan sets out preferred locations for housing and economic growth and includes a number of planning policies covering a range of issues such as conserving and enhancing the natural and historic environment, sustainable transport, good design and responding to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Mar 2022 10:37 by Parish Council

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

An arrest has been made over the last few days following active patrols by officers in and around Burbage in response to recent vehicle crime. We are currently investigating the recent vehicle crime in the area and the suspicious activity.

A vehicle was also seized on Wellington Close around Midnight on the 20th of March. This was a result of officers completing patrols and stop checking suspicious... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Mar 2022 09:37 by Parish Council

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Candlelit Vigil in Burbage for Ukraine

Candlelit Vigil in Burbage for Ukraine

A silent candlelit vigil will be held in Burbage on Friday evening in solidarity with the people of Ukraine. The vigil will be led by Fr Andrew Hall of St Catherine's Church, Burbage.

Everyone is welcome to attend the gathering at Pughes Paddock on Grove Road from 6.30pm – 7.30pm on Friday 25th March in silent show of solidarity for the country, remembering all who have died, been injured, bereaved,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Mar 2022 14:50 by Parish Council

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Hinckley & District Museum celebrates 25 years

Hinckley & District Museum celebrates 25 years

A series of free exhibitions in Hinckley's Atkins Gallery will form part of Hinckley and District Museum's 25th anniversary celebrations, beginning in April.

The museum, which was officially opened on 2 April 1997 by HRH The Duchess of Gloucester, will be teaming up with a variety of local venues, including the Atkins Building, to 'go on tour' with its 'Beyond the Cottages' programme to showcase local... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Mar 2022 13:23 by Parish Council

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Signs up to cut speed on Burbage streets

Signs up to cut speed on Burbage streets

Three new mobile vehicle activated signs are being put up around the parish in a bid to encourage drivers to cut their speed.

They will be used across nine locations identified by the Council's Traffic Issues Working Party, which secured Government funding for the provision through the County Council's highways department.

Working Party chairman Cllr Barry Walker is pictured with the first of the new... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Mar 2022 13:13 by Parish Council

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