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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Carer Awareness Learning

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 10:15

Leicestershire County Council's Adults and Communities Department has created a new presentation designed to support communities, District and Borough Councils on Carer Awareness.

Carer Awareness Learning... Read More »

Tags: Training, Community, carers

Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

Posted: Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:26

As part of the government's £67 million investment commitment to make a "full fibre Britain", Leicestershire businesses and homes have the opportunity to apply for two broadband vouchers that cover... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Community, broadband

Notes on Neighbourhood Planning

Posted: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 09:21

The Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government have published their September edition of Notes on Neighbourhood Planning. The publication provides an update on the latest Neighbourhood Planning... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Neighbourhood Planning Legislation, newletter

Opportunity to join the NHS Public & Patient Involvement Assurance Group

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 14:37

NHS partners in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are inviting people passionate about health and social care to apply to sit on a new public and patient assurance group.

At a very exciting yet challenging... Read More »

Tags: Health, Community, NHS

Libraries Live Exhibition Launch at Newbold Verdon CML

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 11:13

Libraries Live Exhibition Launch at Newbold Verdon CML

Monday 9th September 2019, saw the launch of the Libraries Live project exhibition in Leicestershire. Libraries Live is an Arts Council England funded project in community managed libraries across 3 counties;... Read More »

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

TREC E- bulletin September 2019

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 09:27

Attached is the latest e-bulletin (Sept. 2019) from The Race Equality Centre, Leicester.

Tags: Equalities

Your Service, Your Say

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 12:26

Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service are consulting on their Integrated Risk Management Plan. To submit your views, complete their on-line questionnaire at leics-fire.gov.uk/IRMP

The consultation period... Read More »

Tags: Consultation, Community

North West Leicestershire District Council Health and Wellbeing Grant

Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:20

North West Leicestershire District Council is making funding of up to £500 available to community groups that are running projects or activities that focus on improving residents' health and wellbeing.... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, Health, North West Leicestershire

Nominate a local community organisation for the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

Posted: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:04

Nominate a local community organisation for the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work done in their own communities.

The group being nominated must:

Tags: Community, Awards

Congratulations Ellistown & Battleflat

Posted: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:54

Congratulations to Ellistown & Battleflat Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 27th June 2019 with a turnout of 13% and the following results:-... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum