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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Coronavirus/COVID-19 - Important Changes to Healthcare Centres in Leicester and Leicestershire

Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 10:01

Please see attached for temporary changes to local healthcare services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland with immediate effect
during the corona virus outbreak.

Tags: Coronavirus COVID 19

Coronavirus/COVID-19 - AgeUK Advice Leaflet

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 11:29

Please see attached leaflet from AgeUK that provides information and advice on Coronavirus COVID -19

Tags: Coronavirus COVID 19

Turning Point Services Update on Coronavirus/COVID-19

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 10:50

Turning Point services across the country are operating quite differently from normal to keep people safe. This includes temporary suspension of all non-essential face to face services including group... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus COVID 19

Four New Members of UK Youth Parliament for Leicestershire elected

Posted: Sat, 14 Mar 2020 15:37

On March 1st 2020 four new members of U.K. Youth Parliament for Leicestershire were elected - Dev, Harry, Laurence and Stan.

They have been elected to represent the young people of Leicestershire for two... Read More »

Tags: Young People

TREC E-bulletin February 2020

Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 11:31

Please see attached for the latest edition of TREC's e-bulletin

Tags: Equalities; Communities

Using Rivers to Enhance Neighbourhood Plans

Posted: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 09:14

The below guide has been produced by the Welland River Trust and sets out some of the benefits that your local river could bring to your community and how to consider them when preparing a Neighbourhood... Read More »

Tags: Environment, Neighbourhood Planning, rivers

Funding Available for Bus Services

Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 14:23

On 30 September 2019 the Chancellor announced details about £220 million of commitments in 2020-21 to transform bus services in England

This included a range of supporting measures, including a National... Read More »

Tags: Bus Services, Funding, Grants

Congratulations Great Glen

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 10:11

Congratulations to Great Glen Neighbourhood Plan group on the successful referendum of their revised Neighbourhood Plan. The referendum, which took place on 23rd January 2020 with a turnout of 23.2% and... Read More »

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Still time to have your say on Leicestershire County Council's draft Equality Strategy 2020-24

Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:47

The consultation on the council's draft Equality Strategy 2020-24 is open until midnight on 2nd February 2020 - don't miss out on the chance to shape the council's equality priorities over the next four... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation

Leicestershire County Council commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:26

Leicestershire County Council is hosting a public event in Framland Room, County Hall, on Monday 27 January to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.

This is an international day of remembrance for victims of the... Read More »

Tags: Commemoration, Community, Hate Crime