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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Patient Experience and Involvent Event

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 10:27

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust want to hear from you.

Patients, Carers & External Stakeholders are invited to attend a 'Spotlight on Quality' event taking place on 9 April 2018. The event includes... Read More »

Tags: Community, Events, Health

EMAS Public Involvement Event

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 10:15

East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) will be holding a Public Involvement event on Wednesday 7th March 2018.

Learn more about EMAS, the service provided, its values and vision for the future.

To find out... Read More »

Tags: Community, Events, health

Free Mindfullness Sessions at LGBT Centre

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:17

De Montfort University Psychology Society are running a series of Mindfullness sessions at the LGBT Centre on Wednesday 21st February between 5pm and 7pm, sessions are free to attend. Please see attached poster for more details. Read More »

Tags: Events, Community

Poppy Lamp Post Scheme 2018 - NW Leicestershire

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:37

Poppy Lamp Post Scheme 2018.

This is an opportunity for the residents of North West Leicestershire to honour all those who fell in the First World War. This year marks the 100year anniversary, remembering the bravery of those who fought, lived and died in the Great War.

The Council would like to see the lamp posts in communities dressed with red remembrance poppies.

Terms & conditions apply, for more information please see application form attached or contact:

Alex Branford

Stronger and Safer Communities Team Manager

Direct line: 01530 454627

Email: alex.branford@nwleicestershire.gov.uk

Web: www.nwleics.gov.uk Read More »

Tags: Community

Congratulations Barrow Upon Soar

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:30

Congratulations to Barrow Upon Soar Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on Thursday 8th February 2018, saw a turnout of 21.7% with the following results:-... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum, Community

Free First Aid Training by British Red Cross

Posted: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:05

The British Red Cross is working with community partners to provide free First Aid sessions to the following community groups:

• Adults over 65 at risk of slips, trips and falls.

• People living with issues around drug and alcohol usage.

• People who are homeless or rough sleepers and at risk of injury or sudden illness.s

These are informal sessions and can be arranged at a user's venue.

Currently they are delivering in the Leicestershire area.

If you/your colleagues are interested in attending please contact them directly, see attached poster. Read More »

Tags: Community, Training

Dementia Support Group Meetings Across Leicestershire

Posted: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 10:28

If you have dementia or are caring for someone with dementia, come along to a local Support Group. Meet with other carers, have a cuppa, receive information, support and guidance. Activity sessions for people living with dementia are held separately. See attached poster for a list of City and County locations for Support Group meetings. Read More »

Tags: Community, Events

Congratulations Blaby

Posted: Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:43

Congratulations to Blaby Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on Thursday 1st February 2018, saw a turnout of 26.11% with the following results:-

1255 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, referendum

Consultation - Improving the use of Planning Conditions

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 12:40

The Government are currently consulting on draft regulations setting out the circumstances when a pre-commencement planning condition can be imposed without the written agreement of the applicant.

The consultation... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Neighbourhood Planning Legislation, Consultation

Congratulations Great Easton

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 08:36

Congratulations to Great Easton Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on Thursday 25th January 2018, saw a turnout of 48.7% with the following results:-

215... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum, results