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Combined event will honour our Armed Forces and commemorate the Falkland 40-year anniversary

Combined event will honour our Armed Forces and commemorate the Falkland 40-year anniversary

A SPECIAL service and parade will be held in Hinckley on Saturday 25 June to enable people to show their support for the Armed Forces in a combined event which also commemorates the 40th anniversary of the Falkland conflict.

Lasting 74 days, the Falklands War was the first military action since the Second World War that utilised all elements of the Armed Forces, with 255 British personnel losing their... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 11:33 by Parish Council

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NEW CHAIRMAN FOR PARISH COUNCIL

NEW CHAIRMAN FOR PARISH COUNCIL

Cllr Danny Findlay has been elected Chairman of the Parish Council for 2022-23.

The Liberal Democrat Parish representative for Sketchley ward was presented with the chain of office from outgoing Chairman Cllr Keith Lynch, pictured right, at the Annual Parish Council meeting on May 9.

Cllr Findlay said: "It is a privilege to have taken over as Chairman of the Council for the forthcoming year and I'd like... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 09:17 by Parish Council

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New Mayor for Hinckley & Bosworth

New Mayor for Hinckley & Bosworth

Hinckley & Bosworth have a new mayor for 2022-23 Mayor Dawn Glenville

The following fact sheet has been issued to coincide with the election of Councillor DAWN GLENVILLE as Mayor of the Borough for 2022-23 at the Council's annual meeting on Tuesday 17 May.

Name: Dawn Glenville

Ward: Burbage St Catherine's & Lash Hill

Length of service: First elected to the Borough Council in May 2019.

Family: Councillor... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 13:44 by Parish Council

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Emergency Press Release - Temporary restriction of Burbage Road, Burbage (HINK1219/2022)

Emergency Press Release - Temporary restriction of Burbage Road, Burbage (HINK1219/2022)

See attached notification of immediate works and temporary road closure to a section of Burbage Road, Burbage due to a burst water main

Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 12:01 by Parish Council

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New Chairman for Parish Council

New Chairman for Parish Council

Cllr Danny Findlay has been elected Chairman of the Parish Council for 2022-23.

The Liberal Democrat Parish representative for Sketchley ward was presented with the chain of office from outgoing Chairman Cllr Keith Lynch, pictured right, at the Annual Parish Council meeting on May 9.

Cllr Findlay said: "It is a privilege to have taken over as Chairman of the Council for the forthcoming year and I'd like... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 May 2022 15:10 by Parish Council

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Neighbourhood Watch Week, May 30 - June 5

Neighbourhood Watch Week, May 30 - June 5

SAY HELLO TO NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH WEEK, 30th May – 5th June 2022
This year, John Bishop invites us all to 'say hello' to Neighbourhood Watch Week as it kick-starts the Month of Community. It's a chance to come together with neighbours, with friends, with people you haven't met, and to 'say hello' by making new connections. Building these connections in our community is one of the foundations of... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 May 2022 12:51 by Parish Council

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Harmonic Voices concert for Ukraine tomorrow, May 18

Harmonic Voices concert for Ukraine tomorrow, May 18

Burbage Community Choir, Harmonic Voices is to hold a Concert for Ukraine at Burbage Methodist Church tomorrow, Wednesday 18 May at 7.30pm.

Donations are invited which will be forwarded to the British Disasters Emergency Committee, which will distribute funding to a network of organisations working in and around Ukraine, depending on where aid is most needed at any time.

As the event is not ticketed,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 14:28 by Parish Council

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Burbage policing update

Burbage policing update

Please continue to be mindful of where you leave your vehicle and what is in it. Registration plates were stolen from a vehicle on Sapcote Road after being left at the location and tools were taken from a van again from the Jury's Inn Hotel.

I have received several reports from residents regarding anti-social behaviour around the Sunny Hill and Forresters Road area. This has had a big impact on some... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 12:38 by Parish Council

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Burbage Village Crier appointed for Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Burbage Village Crier appointed for Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Brookside resident Russell Kew has been appointed Burbage Village Crier, to announce a weekend of Jubilee festivities across the parish, including the lighting of a commemorative beacon at Far Lash on June 2 and a Big Jubilee Lunch street party on Church Street on June 5.

He was chosen for the prestigious position following a competitive cry-off held at Britannia Road recreation ground, which was judged... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 12:06 by Parish Council

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£150 energy rebate payments to be made from this week

£150 energy rebate payments to be made from this week

From this week, Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council will start to pay the £150 council tax rebates to HBBC residents who pay by direct debit, through the government's energy bill rebate scheme. Like all councils, the council is working hard to ensure that payments are received well within the government's deadlines.

The stipulation that councils need to make a payment rather than simply crediting... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 16:46 by Parish Council

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