Barwell Parish Council

Serving the people of Barwell

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DONT FORGET TO VOTE

Nominees for Redhall. Election Thursday 6th May 2021.

Posted: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 09:08 by Denise Deighton

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PERSONS NOMINATED FOR REDHALL

ELECTION FOR PARISH COUNCILLOR ON 6TH MAY 2021

Registering to vote

In order to vote in these elections, you must have registered to vote by Tuesday 19 April 2021.

If you are not registered or you have recently moved address, changed your name or nationality then please visit Register to vote (GOV.UK) to register by the deadline. You will need your national insurance number to complete the process.

If you... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 10:48 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Community

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

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

COVID-19 Winter Support Funding Available for Youth Organisations in England

COVID-19 Winter Support Funding Available for Youth Organisations in England

Funding is available to youth organisations in England to help ensure services providing vital support can remain open.

A new fund for local and national youth organisations, designed to help mitigate the impact of lost income during the winter period due to the coronavirus pandemic, is open for applications.

Applications will be accepted from grassroots youth clubs, uniformed youth groups, and national... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 12:07 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: COVID-19, Community

Vaccinators needed - help us overcome the virus

Vaccinators needed - help us overcome the virus

Healthcare professionals are being asked to come forward to help administer the Covid-19 vaccines in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

A number of new vaccination centres are being set up, and each one requires dozens of staff to administer the jabs.

Any registered healthcare professional can play a part after appropriate training – most of which they can do online at home. Retired professionals... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 10:16 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: COVID-19, Community