Tags: Community

New £85m Fund for Neighbourhood Plan Development

Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 18:54

The minister of state for housing, Kit Malthouse, has announced a multi-million pound fund to help voluntary groups deliver thousands of discounted homes.

Groups will be able to apply for between £10,000... Read More »

Tags: Funding, housing, Grants, Community, Neighbourhood Planning

Registrations invited for 75 Flames creative project

Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 12:59

The Holocaust Memorial Day Trust is inviting groups of all kinds, including communities, to take part in a powerful yet simple creative project to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2020 and, specifically,... Read More »

Tags: Community, Commemoration, Creative

Grant Funding Available for Leicestershire Holiday Activities & Food Provision

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 16:18

Leicestershire County Council has developed a strategic partnership with the national children's charity, Barnardo's.

As a result of this partnership, Leicestershire County Council and Barnardo's (along... Read More »

Tags: Community, Health, Young People, Funding

Harborough District Neighbourhood Planning Conference

Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 10:10

Are you part of a Neighbourhood Plan group or thinking about doing a Neighbourhood Plan in Harborough District?

Harborough District Council will be holding a Neighbourhood Planning Conference on 6th June... Read More »

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Planning, Events

April is Autism month. Autism is not just in April

Posted: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:31

Recognising autism, accepting it and understanding how individuals and families interact with their local communities helps to create Friendly Environments. Did you know?

Tags: Community, Autism, Health, Events, Wellbeing, Equalities

The SHIRE Grant Programme for 2019-20 is now OPEN for applications

Posted: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 09:59

To help deliver the priorities of Leicestershire County Council's Communities Strategy, the SHIRE Community Grant programme for 2019-20 will enable voluntary and community sector organisations (including... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, SHIRE Grants

Congratulations Arnesby

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:11

Congratulations to Arnesby Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 28th February 2019, saw a turnout of 46.7% with the following results:-

120 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, referendum

Pub is the Hub Supporting Communities

Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 10:59

Inspired by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales in 2001, Pub is The Hub operates as a 'not-for-profit' organisation dedicated to improving community services and activities. They offer advice and support... Read More »

Tags: Pub is the Hub, Community, Funding, Grants, loneliness

Funding Boost for Community Led Housing

Posted: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:10

The Community Led Homes Programme, which is managed by 4 leading housing charities, will receive £6 million of funding from the Government. The fund will be made available to groups to establish... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, housing, affordable homes

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