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DOG THEFTS ON THE RISE

DOG THEFTS ON THE RISE

Neighbourhood Watch Network is supporting Sussex's Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, who, in partnership with the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners (APCC), has created an online survey designed to understand the public's perception of dog theft, enforcement, and the prosecution of offenders.

The survey includes a question seeking views on whether dogs should be treated in law ... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Mar 2021 09:27 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Crime

CENSUS 2021

CENSUS 2021

Census is nearly with us only 18 days away and we are advising you that residents will start to receive their digital codes from today in the post and will be able to get support from of contact centres, or request paper copies online atwww.census.gov.ukhttps://census.gov.uk/help/languages-and-accessibility/accessibilityCall the Census HelpLine on 0800 141 2021Calling the Help LineWhen someone calls... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 13:26 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

ONLINE INTERVIEW SKILLS TRAINING

ONLINE INTERVIEW SKILLS TRAINING

Go Learn! are running a workshop regarding online interview skills on 8th March 2021.

The sessions are FREE, please see the attached flyer for more information and how to book your place.

Posted: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 09:44 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Education

ALDERMAN NEWTON EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION GRANTS

ALDERMAN NEWTON EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION GRANTS

Alderman Newton's Educational Foundation provide grants to disadvantaged young people under the age of 25 resident in Leicester city and Leicestershire to further their education, employment and training goals.

The grants are available to cover a variety of costs including course fees, equipment and travel, and attached is a copy of the 'Grants to Individuals' factsheet.

Additional information and application... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 09:37 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Education

CEMETERY GUIDELINES REMINDER

CEMETERY GUIDELINES REMINDER

These are unauthorised items as they are not grave furniture, can impede heath and safety and grounds maintenance, can make the cemetery look untidy or become a nuisance if they become loose during the bad weather and blow around the cemetery and can cause distress if found on someone else's grave plot:

  • Trinkets/ornaments
  • Bottles
  • Loose/glass vases
  • Lanterns, wind chimes and ornaments on hooks or spikes... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 09:15 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Cemetery

VANDALISM TO NEWLY PLANTED SAPLINGS IN TIP PARK

VANDALISM TO NEWLY PLANTED SAPLINGS IN TIP PARK

Disappointment as 'mindless' vandals damage new saplings in Tip ParkOver recent days vandals have done damage to new saplings recently planted on tip park. Chairman Michael Gould said "So much work has gone into the planting of new samplings, it's hugely disappointing for the whole community that a great project and such lovely new trees have been subject to this appalling act of vandalism. It is hoped... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 13:19 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Barwell Park

ELM TREE DONATED BY GOSCOTE NURSERIES

ELM TREE DONATED BY GOSCOTE NURSERIES

Cllrs Michael Gould and Pete Stead-Davis with the help of our grounds staff planted an Elm Tree kindly donated by Goscote Nurseries in Barwell (Tip) Park as part of our biodiversity programme.

Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 10:40 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Barwell Park

COVID PROPOSED ROAD TO RECOVERY

COVID PROPOSED ROAD TO RECOVERY

Proposed Roadmap to Recovery

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 10:40 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: COVID-19

SUPPORTING WILDLIFE, WILDFLOWER GROWTH AND IMPROVE BIODIVERSITY

SUPPORTING WILDLIFE, WILDFLOWER GROWTH AND IMPROVE BIODIVERSITY

We are pleased to be taking part in Leicestershire County Council's initiative along with the Blue Heart Campaign to encourage wildlife, wildflower growth and improve biodiversity.

Posted: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 16:36 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Trees

Are you eligible to claim Universal Credit ?

Are you eligible to claim Universal Credit ?

Due to the impact of Coronavirus over 5.5 million people are claiming Universal Credit. Many of them are new to claiming Universal Credit having been negatively impacted by Coronavirus. Universal Credit is a payment to help with your living costs.

You may be able to get Universal Credit if:

  • you're on a low income or out of work
  • you're 18 or over (there are some exceptions if you're 16 to 17)
  • you're under... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 09:43 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

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