Posted: Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:03
The government is making available £163 million across England up to 2020 to 2021 through the Community Housing Fund.
The Fund aims to support an increase in housing supply in England by increasing... Read More »
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 »
Posted: Tue, 13 Mar 2018 09:03
Hundreds of homes are built every year by converting old agricultural buildings. New changes to permitted development rights will mean up to 5 new homes can be created from existing agricultural buildings... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:24
Have your say on how the Council is proposing to merge a range of 'early help' and prevention support into one, new-style service. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Nov 2017 08:02
Don't miss your chance to have a say. We are seeking Network Member views on the two Neighbourhood Planning questions asked within the Government's 'Planning for the right homes in the right places' consultation.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:49
Leicestershire County Council's First Contact Plus team operates a Warm Homes service which is available to anyone living in Leicestershire.
Residents can benefit from free, impartial advice by telephone as well a visit from a Warm Homes Officer who can assist with:
- getting a better energy deal for gas and electricity
- understanding boiler and heating controls
- making sense of energy bills and bill discounts
- debt relief support
- energy efficiency and grants
- referrals to other relevant services and much more….
Often simple checks or changes can save households hundreds of pounds a year and put people back in control of their heating costs.
Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:16
Peterborough Environment City Trust has been contracted to deliver energy awareness training for community groups and organisations, as part of Leicestershire County Council's Warm Homes Project. Training... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Jan 2017 11:43
Key evidence about the future need for housing and employment land in Leicester and Leicestershire has been published. Read More »