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Civil Society Strategy Launched

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:20

Civil Society Strategy Launched

Today sees the launch of the first Civil Society Strategy in 15 years, which will build stronger communities by bringing businesses, charities and the public sector together, and put communities and charities... Read More »

Tags: Community, Charities, CSR, Government, Tracey Crouch, Civil Society

Friendly Bench

Posted: Mon, 30 Jul 2018 16:18

The Friendly Bench in Bottesford is a new project tackling isolation amongst the elderly and helping to promote community wellbeing in a pleasant informal outdoor space.

They are now looking for more communities... Read More »

Tags: Community, Health, Mental Health, Elderly, Outdoor

Donate furniture and white goods and make a difference

Posted: Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:16

You can donate furniture and white goods, such as fridges or washing machines that you are not using and help to make a difference.

Donations are taken and upcycled or repaired with the aim of giving them... Read More »

Tags: Recycling, Community, housing

Cinema for All

Posted: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:41

Cinema for All

Cinema For All are looking for people aged 16-30 based in Leicestershire who are determined to make a difference to their local community through creating their own cinema.

Supported by the BFI, BBFC and... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Events, young people

HS2 Ltd Public Information Events

Posted: Mon, 21 May 2018 10:36

HS2 Limited will be holding two information events to update the public on the latest developments which include proposals for the location of construction sites, infrastructure associated with the railway... Read More »

Tags: Consultation, HS2, Events

CONSULTATION ON THE DRAFT LLR LIVING WELL WITH DEMENTIA STRATEGY 2019-2022

Posted: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:45

the consultation on the draft Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) Living Well with Dementia Strategy 2019-2022

commenced on the 19 April 2018 and runs until the 22 June 2018.

We want to hear your... Read More »

Tags: Consultation, Community, Dementia

Rural Achievement Awards 2018

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 10:54

Rural Achievement Awards 2018

The Rural Community Council have launched the Leicestershire & Rutland Rural Achievement Awards 2018.

The Rural Achievement Awards are now entering their second year and aim to promote and support strong,... Read More »

Tags: Community, awards, rural

FREE - Fraud & Cyber Event

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:22

Leicestershire Police are holding a FREE Fraud Prevention Conference in March. The event is open to anyone interested and finding out more about fraud and cybercrime and how to protect themselves.

For further... Read More »

Tags: Community, Events, police, safety

National Forest Walking Festival

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:17

The 15 day festival runs from19th to 31st May 2018 and aims to showcase all that the National Forest has to offer in and around its 200 square miles of countryside.

Discover more about the forest with trails,... Read More »

Tags: National Forest, events, Community, Health, walking

Autism Events

Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:07

Autism Events

Leicestershire Autism Outreach Service are facilitating a number of events taking place over the coming months:-

25th January 2018 Autism Workshop

7th March 2018 Autism in the Early Years

15th March 2018... Read More »

Tags: Events, autism, early years, mental health