Tags: Community Managed Libraries

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

Libraries Live at Newbold Verdon Library

Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:22

Libraries Live at Newbold Verdon Library

Libraries Live is an exciting collaboration between artists and newly community managed libraries across 3 counties; Warwickshire, Leicestershire & Staffordshire.Launc hing in September, Libraries... Read More »

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

Measham CML - Heroes of Leicestershire Awards 2018

Posted: Fri, 27 Jul 2018 10:22

Measham CML - Heroes of Leicestershire Awards 2018

Congratulations to Measham and District Community Managed Library who won the "Community Building of the Year" category at the 2018 Heroes of Leicestershire awards. The presentation took place at a dinner... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Community Managed Libraries, Measham & District Community Library

Consultation on Library Services in South Wigston

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:50

We're looking for a group to take over the Bassett Centre and community library in South Wigston.

We want to hear from interested people and hope to get a new organisation in place for the autumn.

Community... Read More »

Tags: Community, Community Managed Libraries, Consultation

Burbage CML - Parish Council Chairman's Community Award

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 09:14

Ray Watkins has been awarded the Chairman's Community Award by Burbage Parish Council. The award is presented every year to recognise individuals whose efforts have made a difference in the parish. The... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Burbage Community Library, Burbage Parish Council, Community Managed Libraries

Measham CML - Parish Champions Award

Posted: Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:54

Measham and District Community Library have received the Parish Champions Award from Measham Parish Council. The award is for the dedication that has gone in to not only keeping the library open and running... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Community Managed Libraries, Measham & District Community Library, Measham Parish Council

RCC Leicestershire and Rutland Rural Achievement Awards 2017

Posted: Sat, 28 Oct 2017 10:20

Awards ceremony celebrates Community Managed Libraries

Fleckney Community Library won the "Best Community Library" category at the 2017 RCC Leicestershire and Rutland Rural Achievement Awards dinner held... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Bottesford Community Library, Community Managed Libraries, Fleckney Community Library, RCC, Rothley Community Library

Latest on Government's Neighbourhood Planning proposals

Posted: Fri, 07 Oct 2016 08:06

Latest on Government's Neighbourhood Planning proposals

The Government's Neighbourhood Planning Team have issued a new bulletin detailing the latest news and policy developments.

Tags: Community Managed Libraries, Neighbourhood Planning, Neighbourhood Planning Legislation

Welcome to Leicestershire Communities

Posted: Fri, 02 Sep 2016 11:00

Welcome to the new Leicestershire Communities web site.

This has replaced the Leicestershire Forums web site.

Leicestershire Communities will provide information, support and advice aimed at empowering communities... Read More »

Tags: Community Managed Libraries, Community Support, Neighbourhood Planning, SHIRE grants