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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Big Lottery Fund changes its name to The National Lottery Community Fund

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 11:53

Big Lottery Fund and Heritage Lottery Fund to embed The National Lottery in identity

The two largest organisations that distribute money raised for 'good causes' through the sale of National Lottery tickets... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Grants, Big Lottery, National lottery

BCT Get involved in shaping Community Health Services

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 10:33

The Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (the organisations which plan and buy health services), are encouraging local people to get involved in shaping the future... Read More »

Tags: Health

Survey on loneliness and isolation in BME communities

Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:49

The Runnymede Trust, a race equality research organisation, is undertaking a UK-wide survey on the prevalence of loneliness and social isolation in black and ethnic minority communities, and between those... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation

TREC E-Bulletin January 2019

Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:26

Attached is the latest e-bulletin (January 2019) from The Race Equality Centre, Leicester.

Tags: Equalities Bulletin

Turning Point Newsletter Winter 2018/2019

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:25

Please find attached the Turning Point newsletter.

Please feel free to share with your networks/contacts.

Tags: Substance Misuse

Everards of Leicestershire have launched ‘We Got This’ - Community Fund

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:40

Carling, the UK's number one lager, and Everards of Leicestershire have launched 'We Got This', a community fund designed to make a positive difference in communities across the region.

The fund forms part... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Grants, Everards, Carling, We Got This, Community

Department of Health & Social Care Health & Wellbeing Fund 2019-2020

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:34

Government funding is available for VCSE organisations to run projects focused on improving children and young people's mental health.

More details can be seen here.

The deadline for applications is Friday... Read More »

Tags: Mental Health, Young People

Habitats Regulations Assessments

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:12

In April 2018 a Judgement was made by the Court of Justice of the European Union which led to uncertainty for neighbourhood plans where a case is determined likely to have significant effects on a protected... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning Legislation

Congratulation South Kilworth

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:24

Congratulations to South Kilworth Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 10th January 2019, saw a turnout of 37.5% with the following results:-

140... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Congratulations Shearsby

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:18

Congratulations to Shearsby Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 10th January 2019, saw a turnout of 61.1% with the following results:-

105 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum