Barwell Parish Council

Serving the people of Barwell

Tags: Community

HEALTH BOOKLET AUGUST 2020 AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD

HEALTH BOOKLET AUGUST 2020 AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD

This 24 page booklet is designed to help people to adopt a healthier lifestyle through taking some simple steps. It includes why changes should be made and the support available to help
achieve it.

Posted: Wed, 12 Aug 2020 09:07 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

Youth Engagement Opportunity Scheme

Youth Engagement Opportunity Scheme

Barwell Parish Council is supporting the National Citizen Service (NCS) which is open to all 16 and 17-year-olds in England. The NCS who run the Youth Engagement Opportunity scheme helps teenagers build skills for work and life, take on new challenges, meet new friends and this week some of them will be busy painting the railings around Barwell Park Play Area

NCS brings together young people from different... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 13:54 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

Loneliness Awareness Training

Loneliness Awareness Training

Just as anyone can feel lonely, anyone can take steps in their everyday life to reach out and help others in their local community suffering from loneliness.

Rural Community Council are offering FREE Zoom based training sessions designed to help you take action by explaining the common causes and effects of loneliness, talking through ways to reach out, connect and help others that may be experiencing... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:36 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

DOMESTIC ABUSE TRAINING

DOMESTIC ABUSE TRAINING

There are still some training spaces left on the FREE BAME Domestic Abuse Sessions taking place via Zoom for 30.7.2020 and for August & September 2020. Please see poster for more detailsThis Training is for those working in Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland and funded by the PCC.

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 14:39 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

DEMENTIA SUPPORT

DEMENTIA SUPPORT

The Alzheimer's Society provide a Dementia Support Service for Leicester City, County and Hospitals supporting people living with dementia, their carers and family. Their dementia support workers offer information and practical guidance to help people understand dementia, cope with everyday challenges and prepare for the future.

If you would like to speak to one of the team their contact number is 0116... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 12:19 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

BEST SMALL SHOP COMPETITION IS NOW OPEN

BEST SMALL SHOP COMPETITION IS NOW OPEN

IS YOUR SHOP THE BEST SMALL SHOP IN HINCKLEY & BOSWORTH?

Entries for the 2020's Best Small Shop Competition are now open. Submit your entry at www.bestsmallshops.co.uk

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 16:35 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

Community groups encouraged to apply for grant funding

Community groups encouraged to apply for grant funding

Community and not-for-profit groups in Barwell are being encouraged to apply for a grant from the Parish Council.

The deadline for the latest round of applications is August 15th.

Funding of between £50 and £500 is available.

Organisations need to be based and/or working in the parish of Barwell to apply.

Grants can be used for the capital cost of new or improved facilities or equipment, providing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 16:47 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

TIP PARK AND KIRKBY REC PLAY AREAS NOW OPEN

TIP PARK AND KIRKBY REC PLAY AREAS NOW OPEN

We are getting all our Barwell Playgrounds ready to open but please help each other to stay safe by following the guidelines on social distancing and good hygiene set out in the signs around the site. Please do not use parks that have NOT yet been made COVID-19 safe - Thank you for your patience and please stay safe.

Posted: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 11:44 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Barwell Park, Community, Kirkby Road Park

St Johns Hinckley Food Support

St Johns Hinckley Food Support

Another scheme providing invaluable support to those who would usually receive free school meals, needing help during the summer holidays.

St Johns

351 Coventry Road

Hinckley

LE10 0NF

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 10:23 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

LATEST INFO WE HAVE ON THE LEICESTER LOCKDOWN

LATEST INFO WE HAVE ON THE LEICESTER LOCKDOWN

INFORMATION RECEIVED FROM DR LUKE EVANS MP

I have now received this verified map which identifies the local lockdown area, that is everything within the red line.

At this point nowhere in the Bosworth constituency is affected by the lockdown.

Of course we must continue to be vigilant and make sure we all follow exisiting Coronavirus guidelines.

I shall continue to ask ministers to ensure that the Bosworth... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 11:31 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: COVID-19, Community