Tags: Community

Congratulations Swinford

Posted: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:06

Congratulations to Swinford Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 27th September 2018, saw a turnout of 55.7% with the following results:-

198 - YES VOTES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum, Community

Libraries Live at Newbold Verdon Library

Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:22

Libraries Live at Newbold Verdon Library

Libraries Live is an exciting collaboration between artists and newly community managed libraries across 3 counties; Warwickshire, Leicestershire & Staffordshire.Launc hing in September, Libraries... Read More »

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

Neighbourhood Planning Network Event

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 09:59

Bookings are now being taken for the next Neighbourhood Planning Network Event taking place on Tuesday 20th November 2018. If you are interested or involved in Neighbourhood Planning why not come along.... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, Events

Civil Society Strategy Launched

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:20

Civil Society Strategy Launched

Today sees the launch of the first Civil Society Strategy in 15 years, which will build stronger communities by bringing businesses, charities and the public sector together, and put communities and charities... Read More »

Tags: Community, Charities, CSR, Government, Tracey Crouch, Civil Society

Friendly Bench

Posted: Mon, 30 Jul 2018 16:18

The Friendly Bench in Bottesford is a new project tackling isolation amongst the elderly and helping to promote community wellbeing in a pleasant informal outdoor space.

They are now looking for more communities... Read More »

Tags: Community, Health, Mental Health, Elderly, Outdoor

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

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

Integrated Communities Strategy Green Paper

Posted: Tue, 29 May 2018 10:54

the Government recently published an Integrated Communities Green Paperwhich sets out its vision for building strong and integrated communities, and proposes a number of actions to deliver this at a local... Read More »

Tags: Consultation, Community