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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Notes on Neighbourhood Planning

Posted: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 09:21

The Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government have published their September edition of Notes on Neighbourhood Planning. The publication provides an update on the latest Neighbourhood Planning... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Neighbourhood Planning Legislation, newletter

Opportunity to join the NHS Public & Patient Involvement Assurance Group

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 14:37

NHS partners in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are inviting people passionate about health and social care to apply to sit on a new public and patient assurance group.

At a very exciting yet challenging... Read More »

Tags: Health, Community, NHS

Libraries Live Exhibition Launch at Newbold Verdon CML

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 11:13

Libraries Live Exhibition Launch at Newbold Verdon CML

Monday 9th September 2019, saw the launch of the Libraries Live project exhibition in Leicestershire. Libraries Live is an Arts Council England funded project in community managed libraries across 3 counties;... Read More »

Tags: Community Managed Libraries, Community, Volunteers, Libraries Live, Arts, Events

TREC E- bulletin September 2019

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 09:27

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

Tags: Equalities

Your Service, Your Say

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 12:26

Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service are consulting on their Integrated Risk Management Plan. To submit your views, complete their on-line questionnaire at leics-fire.gov.uk/IRMP

The consultation period... Read More »

Tags: Consultation, Community

North West Leicestershire District Council Health and Wellbeing Grant

Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:20

North West Leicestershire District Council is making funding of up to £500 available to community groups that are running projects or activities that focus on improving residents' health and wellbeing.... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, Health, North West Leicestershire

Nominate a local community organisation for the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

Posted: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:04

Nominate a local community organisation for the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work done in their own communities.

The group being nominated must:

Tags: Community, Awards

Congratulations Ellistown & Battleflat

Posted: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:54

Congratulations to Ellistown & Battleflat Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 27th June 2019 with a turnout of 13% and the following results:-... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

One week to go to register for 75 Memorial Flames art project

Posted: Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:10

There's just one week left for community groups to register an interest in creating a Memorial Flame for exhibition as part of the Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration in 2020.

Applications from a range... Read More »

Tags: Community

Invitation to a Stakeholder Event on the County Council's Priorities

Posted: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 14:52

You may be aware that a major consultation has launched on Leicestershire County Council's future plans and priorities.

Since 2010, the council has saved £200m but increasing demand for services,... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation, Leicestershire County Council