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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Department of Health & Social Care Health & Wellbeing Fund 2019-2020

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:34

Government funding is available for VCSE organisations to run projects focused on improving children and young people's mental health.

More details can be seen here.

The deadline for applications is Friday... Read More »

Tags: Mental Health, Young People

Habitats Regulations Assessments

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:12

In April 2018 a Judgement was made by the Court of Justice of the European Union which led to uncertainty for neighbourhood plans where a case is determined likely to have significant effects on a protected... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning Legislation

Congratulation South Kilworth

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:24

Congratulations to South Kilworth Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 10th January 2019, saw a turnout of 37.5% with the following results:-

140... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Congratulations Shearsby

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:18

Congratulations to Shearsby Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 10th January 2019, saw a turnout of 61.1% with the following results:-

105 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Congratulations Saddington

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:53

Congratulations to Saddington Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 10th January 2019, saw a turnout of 36.3% with the following results:-

59 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Congratulations Burton Overy

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:45

Congratulations to Burton Overy Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 10th January 2019, saw a turnout of 34.5% with the following results:-

73 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Posted: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:39

Holocaust Memorial Day, which has been held in the UK since 2001, is the international day of remembrance for the victims of the Holocaust and the atrocities carried out under the Nazi Persecution and... Read More »

Tags: Community, Events, Commemoration

Visit My Mosque Day 2019

Posted: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:11

National Visit my Mosque Day is a national initiative to enhance understanding and build relationships between communities which, since it was launched in 2015 with over 20 participating mosques, has grown... Read More »

Tags: Community, Events

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