Tags: communities

Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust - Youth Conference 2022

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 10:11

Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust - Youth Conference 2022

Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust are holding their first FREE Youth Conference Event at the end of May 2022. To find out more and booking your place visit their website by following the link below.... Read More »

Tags: Events, communities, young people

Black Asian Multi Ethnic Newsletter, May 2022

Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 09:00

This is the second edition of the Black, Asian & Multi-Ethnic Network newsletter for Leicestershire County Council staff. It is sent out quarterly to all members of the Black, Asian & Multi-Ethnic... Read More »

Tags: Communities, Equalities

Volunteer group in line for national award

Posted: Fri, 22 Apr 2022 13:48

Volunteer group in line for national award

A group, which has been working with the county council to widely share South Asian culture, stories and memories, has now been shortlisted for a prestigious national volunteering award.

The Anand Mangal... Read More »

Tags: Community, Events, Volunteering, Volunteering Opportunities, awards, communities

County council seeks new green-fingered volunteers

Posted: Fri, 22 Apr 2022 13:46

County council seeks new green-fingered volunteers

People have been encouraged to become biodiversity champions, as the county council's environmental volunteering scheme branches out.

A call has gone out to Leicestershire residents to help spread the word... Read More »

Tags: Community, Volunteering, Volunteering Opportunities, communities

Mental Health Awareness Week

Posted: Fri, 22 Apr 2022 11:42

Mental Health Awareness Week 2022

The theme of this year's mental health awareness week, taking place from 9-15 May, is loneliness.

More and more people from all walks of life are becoming affected by loneliness... Read More »

Tags: Communities, Mental Health, Toolkit

SHIRE Community Grants Programme 2022-23 now OPEN for applications!

Posted: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 08:00

SHIRE Community Grants Programme 2022-23 now OPEN for applications!

Leicestershire County Council's SHIRE Community Grants programme for 2022-23 is now open for applications.

The SHIRE Community Grant programme enables VCSE (Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise)... Read More »

Tags: Grants, communities, funding

RCC Awards 2022

Posted: Mon, 28 Feb 2022 11:19

After two years out the RCC is really pleased to be running it's Awards again this year.

The Awards recognise and celebrate individuals, groups of people, or organisations that make a positive contribution... Read More »

Tags: Communities, Community, Events, RCC, awards

Strategic Environmental Assessments (SEAs)

Posted: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 08:04

The Government's Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities has provided an update, through Locality, for the guidance on when a Neighbourhood Plan is required to undergo an SEA.

This is not only... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, SEAs, communities