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'Late applications run the risk of missing out on Secondary School Places'

'Late applications run the risk of missing out on Secondary School Places'

Parents warned deadline is fast approaching to apply for secondary school places

Parents and carers across Leicestershire are being warned that the deadline for applications for secondary school places for next year is fast approaching.

Education bosses at Leicestershire County Council says children run the risk of missing out on their preferred choices for the 2022 intake next autumn, if their applications... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 16:36 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, School

HALLOWEEN DISCO FOR UNDER 12'S

HALLOWEEN DISCO FOR UNDER 12'S

Why not come along and join in the fun

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 11:30 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Community, Events, Halloween

HALLOWEEN WASTE

HALLOWEEN WASTE

Communities across Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to get involved to help prevent food and household waste this Halloween.

It's estimated up to 15 million pumpkins are binned in the UK every Halloween – but the flesh, seeds and even the stringy bits can be used to serve up some delicious treats instead. Once you have finished with your lantern, if it can't be eaten, it can go in... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 11:06 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Events

Are you looking for work?

Are you looking for work?

The Work Live Leicestershire project targets unemployed individuals living in rural Leicestershire, we provide job help, volunteering, training and business set up. There aim is to find these unemployed individuals and assist them with their job search.

Posted: Mon, 18 Oct 2021 10:13 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

M69 Road Closure 18th - 19th October 2021

M69 Road Closure 18th - 19th October 2021

Delays possible - Road closure 18th - 19th October 2021Works description: Carriageway - Reconstruction/Repair - M69 westbound Jct 3 to Jct 1 Carriageway closure with a diversion route due to maintenance work

Posted: Mon, 18 Oct 2021 10:09 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Traffic Order

NO WAITING AT ANY TIME A47 LEICESTER ROAD, BARWELL

NO WAITING AT ANY TIME A47 LEICESTER ROAD, BARWELL

LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

BOROUGH OF HINCKLEY & BOSWORTH

A47 LEICESTER ROAD, BARWELL

PROPOSED REMOVAL OF NO WAITING AT ANY TIME

STATEMENT OF REASONS

Leicestershire County Council on behalf of Kier Construction Ltd proposes to make the following order.

As part of the new crematorium development off the A47 Leicester Road, Barwell the removal of No Waiting At Any Time is proposed. The extents of the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 09:51 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: TTPO

SCHOOL PARKING PROBLEMS

SCHOOL PARKING PROBLEMS

Earl Shilton and Barwell PCSO are aware of the issues involving parking on the beat especially during opening and closing times around schools.

This week they are going to be monitoring parking and taking plate numbers of those who are parked dangerously and inconsiderately to local residents and people walking to school.

They will be following up appropriately with any vehicle owners we find parked... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Oct 2021 09:49 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Parking, Police, School

IN A WORLD WHERE YOU CAN BE ANYTHING - BE KIND

IN A WORLD WHERE YOU CAN BE ANYTHING - BE KIND

What is a hate crime?

Hate crimes are any crimes that are targeted at a person because of hostility or prejudice towards that person's:

  • · disability
  • · race or ethnicity
  • · religion or belief
  • · sexual orientation
  • · transgender identity

They can be committed against a person or property. A victim does not have to be a member of the group at which the hostility is targeted.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Oct 2021 09:40 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Police

Desford and Peckleton Art club

Desford and Peckleton Art club

Desford and Peckleton Art club are delighted to announce the return of their Winter art exhibition at Peckleton Village Hall on Saturday 20th November and Sunday 21st November from 10am until 4pm. There will be a variety of art on display, a raffle and a pop up café will be available serving hot drinks and delicious home-made cakes.

It will be the first exhibition for the club since Spring 2019... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Oct 2021 09:39 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

Ashby Road to Rogues Lane to shut on 13th October between 8.00pm and 6.00am

Ashby Road to Rogues Lane to shut on 13th October between 8.00pm and 6.00am

Drivers in Hinckley face a lengthy diversion as a main road out of the town is to partly close for two nights.

Ashby Road is to shut between the junction with the A47 perimeter road and the junction with Rogues Lane, while road patching works are carried out by Leicestershire County Council.

An alternative route will be in place via the A447, the A511, the A42, the A444, the A5 and the A47.

The works... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 12:13 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Traffic Order

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