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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Royal British Legion Poppy People Wanted

Posted: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 16:59

Royal British Legion Poppy People Wanted

The Royal British Legion are looking for volunteers to help support the Poppy Appeal in Leicestershire this year. They are looking for any community groups and individuals who would like to get involved.... Read More »

Tags: Community

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

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