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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Cinema for All

Posted: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:41

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

Consultation on Library Services in South Wigston

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:50

We're looking for a group to take over the Bassett Centre and community library in South Wigston.

We want to hear from interested people and hope to get a new organisation in place for the autumn.

Community... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation, Community Managed Libraries

Have your say on proposed changes to lifestyle service delivery in Leicestershire

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:44

Give your views on integrating healthy lifestyle services

Leicestershire County Council is seeking views on proposals which could see the development of a new service for adults, aimed at preventing diseases... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation, Health

Congratulations Medbourne

Posted: Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:37

Congratulations to Medbourne Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 28th June, saw a turnout of 44.12% with the following results:-

158 - YES VOTES

11 - NO... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Desford Lawn Tennis Club Wins National Award

Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2018 13:17

Desford Lawn Tennis Club has been recognised as having the leading disability tennis programme in the country at a special British Tennis Awards ceremony held at Wimbledon.

The Club is part of Sport in... Read More »

Tags: Sport in Desford, Disability Tennis, Tennis Foundation, Wimbledon

Bright Ideas Fund Re-open to Applications

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 10:58

Are you a community with a bright idea for a business that could transform your local area?

The Bright Ideas Fund supports new community business ideas through the start-up and planning stages with tailored... Read More »

Tags: Locality, Bright Ideas Fund, Community Business

Congratulations Great Bowden

Posted: Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:13

Congratulations to Great Bowden Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 21st June, saw a turnout of 40.82% with the following results:-

343 - YES VOTES

15 -... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Congratulations East Langton

Posted: Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:00

Congratulations to East Langton Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 21st June, saw a turnout of 41.06% with the following results:-

132 - YES VOTES

15 -... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Integrated Communities Strategy Green Paper

Posted: Tue, 29 May 2018 10:54

the Government recently published an Integrated Communities Green Paperwhich sets out its vision for building strong and integrated communities, and proposes a number of actions to deliver this at a local... Read More »

Tags: Consultation, Community

Safe, Well and Happy Community Group 5th June & 13 July 2018

Posted: Fri, 25 May 2018 14:00

Come along to the Charnwood Safe, Well, Happy events. Anyone with a learning disability, their family and carers and people working in learning disabilities are welcome to attend. You do not have to live... Read More »

Tags: Community, Events, Health, Mental Health, disability