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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Prince's Countryside Fund

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:59

The closing date for applications is 21st FEBRUARY 2019

Applications are invited for the following areas:-

Sustaining Rural Communities
Improving the prospects of viability for farm and rural businesses
Supporting... Read More »

Tags: Community, Grants, rural funding

Pocket Parks Funding

Posted: Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:07

The Ministry for Housing, Communities & Local Government have released details about their new Pocket Parks funding. They are currently inviting applications from community groups interested in establishing... Read More »

Tags: Community, Grants, parks, environment

Healthy Ageing and Mental Wellbeing in 2019

Posted: Mon, 17 Dec 2018 11:43

Health Matters – University of Leicester's community engagement project is supporting healthy ageing and mental wellbeing in 2019

Health Matters focuses on supporting local health needs by running... Read More »

Tags: Health & Well Being

Notes on Neighbourhood Planning - Edition 21

Posted: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:27

The Minister of Housing, Communities and Local Government have released their Notes on Neighbourhood Planning publication for November 2018. To read more click below:-

Notes on Neighbourhood Planning -... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community

Leicestershire Information & Support Directory

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:16

Leicestershire Information & Support Directory

Do you want to promote your Organisation or Group and the services you provide to Leicestershire families, professionals and volunteers? Do you know about a really useful organisation, group or service... Read More »

Tags: Community, directory

Congratulations Ashby de la Zouch

Posted: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 10:49

Congratulations to Ashby de la Zouch Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 22nd November 2018, saw a turnout of 22.01% with the following results:-

2246... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum, Community

Rothley Good Neighbours' Scheme

Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:38

Rothley Good Neighbours' Scheme

November saw the launch of the Rothley Good Neighbours' Scheme. The scheme aims to give volunteers a chance to help local residents who may require assistance.

The scheme aims to support those in need of... Read More »

Tags: Community

Joining Forces 2018 Autumn Winter Newsletter

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:43

Attached is the latest Joining Forces 2018 Autumn Winter newsletter

Tags: Veterans

How Healthy Are You and Your Business

Posted: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 12:18

As part of Leicester Business Festival a free How Healthy Are You and Your Business event is being held on Novembers 8th at Brooksby Melton College.

The event will focus on supporting Farming Businesses... Read More »

Tags: Leicester Business Festival, Farming, Agriculture, Brooksby College, Events

MacMillan Befrienders Service - Charnwood & North West Leicestershire

Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 12:02

MacMillan Befrienders Service support people affected by cancer in their own homes, providing emotional support as well as practical tasks such as shopping for up to two hours each week over a twelve week... Read More »

Tags: Community, volunteering