As part of our 2017 Community Projects, the Council organised an Easter Event on Radford Park for local children who were each given an Easter Egg after taking part in an Easter Egg Hunt. Thankfully the weather was kind and was very well supported by the local community.
As well as fair rides, bouncy castles, face painting and Punch & Judy shows, the local Police and Fire Brigade were on hand to interact with the children.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:46 by Deputy Clerk
BARWELL PARISH COUNCIL OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON FRIDAY 14TH AND MONDAY 17TH APRIL 2017 DUE TO EASTER BANK HOLIDAY. BARWELL PARISH COUNCIL WOULD LIKE TO WISH EVERYONE A HAPPY AND JOYFUL EASTER.
Posted: Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:10 by Denise Deighton
Barwell Spring Clean Saturday 1st April 2017. Meet at Kirkby Road Park at 10am. All equipment will be provided. Come along and help Spring Clean Barwell Village.
Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:38 by Denise Deighton
Please come along and support this community event taking place on Saturday 15th April 2017 on Radford Park, Barwell. Lots of fun and activities for all the family including an Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Bonnet and Cake Competition, Bouncy Castles, Fair rides, Face painting and see the amazing Professor Paul Temples Punch & Judy Show
Event opens at 2.00pm till 4.00pm
Posted: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:26 by Deputy Clerk
BARWELL PARISH COUNCIL are holding an EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZER on the 15th April 2017 in Radford Park between 2.00 and 4.00pm, we will have a small area for local craft stalls so if you'd like to come along to sell your goods then please get in touch or pop into the Parish Office for a booking form.
More information on this Family Fun Afternoon, Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Bonnet Parade and lots more will be announced soon.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Mar 2017 12:32 by Deputy Clerk
A major route through Hinckley is set to be closed for up to five months while a sewer upgrade is carried out. Leicester Road will be shut from April 10 as Severn Trent carries out the £1.5 million project which is aimed at preventing flooding in the area. The company will start the long-anticipated works on March 27 in Island Close, just off Leicester Road. But the work will move on to the main Leicester Road on April 10, as a result, Leicester Road will be closed to through.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:36 by Deputy Clerk
Controversial plans to build thousands of homes on green fields in Barwell have stalled. The Sustainable Urban Extension (SUE) is no nearer the first foundations being laid a decade after its inception and almost two years after permission was granted.
Dozens of consultations and countless meetings have been held and thousands of pounds have been spent thus far but developers and the council remain unable to sign off legal agreements.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:27 by Deputy Clerk
A number of roads are having the regular restricted road status lifted and the new traffic enforcement introduced. Streets in Barwell village centre are to get a 20mph speed limit as part of the county council's highways improvements plan.
Local authorities can make the change in response to concerns over speeding and increase in pedestrian use on streets lined by street lamps which are automatically 30mph zones. The new speed.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:15 by Deputy Clerk
PEOPLE in Hinckley and Bosworth are being invited to have their say on how crime should be tackled within the borough.
Your views are needed as part of a national survey that is being conducted by the Government to find out what people think should be done to reduce crime and anti-social behaviour in their neighbourhoods. The Government also wants to know how policing can be improved and what can be done to improve public confidence in the criminal.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:42 by Deputy Clerk
Representatives from AFC Barwell and The Royal British Legion were recently presented with cheques from the Parish Council Community Grant Fund by Councillors Granger and Roberts. The AFC Barwell grant will go towards the maintenance of the heating system in the Pavilion. The Royal British Legion grant will go towards hiring a band for Remembrance Sunday.
Applications from local community and charity.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:31 by Deputy Clerk