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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Congratulations Tur Langton

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 08:46

Congratulations to Tur Langton Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 27th June 2019 with a turnout of 20.8% and the following results:-

32 - YES VOTES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Preparing for Adulthood

Posted: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:56

Preparing for Adulthood

Leicestershire County Council's vision is that young people with SEND in Leicestershire are prepared for a successful adulthood and their voice is heard.

From our previous engagement with families and carers,... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation, SEND

Housing for Older & Disabled People

Posted: Thu, 27 Jun 2019 11:48

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government have produced a guide to preparing planning policies on housing for older & disabled people.

CLICK HERE To view the guide and further information... Read More »

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Planning, disabled people, older people, planning policies

Rural Community Energy Fund

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:05

Rural sports clubs, schools and churches could power their buildings with clean electricity, cut their bills and reduce emissions thanks to a £10 million government fund.

The Rural Community Energy... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, Rural

National Neighbourhood Planning Newsletter

Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 11:29

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government have published the 22nd edition of their Neighbourhood Planning Newsletter. This edition contains National Statistics, a Case Study on Harpenden... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning

New £85m Fund for Neighbourhood Plan Development

Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 18:54

The minister of state for housing, Kit Malthouse, has announced a multi-million pound fund to help voluntary groups deliver thousands of discounted homes.

Groups will be able to apply for between £10,000... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, Neighbourhood Planning, housing

Updated Government Guidance

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 07:59

At the beginning of May this year the Government release a new update to their Neighbourhood Planning Guidance. The guidance explains the neighbourhood planning system introduced by the Localism Act, including... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, guidance

Registrations invited for 75 Flames creative project

Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 12:59

The Holocaust Memorial Day Trust is inviting groups of all kinds, including communities, to take part in a powerful yet simple creative project to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2020 and, specifically,... Read More »

Tags: Commemoration, Community, Creative

Grant Funding Available for Leicestershire Holiday Activities & Food Provision

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 16:18

Leicestershire County Council has developed a strategic partnership with the national children's charity, Barnardo's.

As a result of this partnership, Leicestershire County Council and Barnardo's (along... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Health, Young People

Congratulations Quorn

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 07:53

Congratulations to Quorn Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 2nd May 2019, with the following results:-

1485 - YES VOTES

198 - NO VOTES

View Quorn... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum