Barwell Parish Council

Serving the people of Barwell

Tags: Community

More items can be recycled in your Blue Bins

More items can be recycled in your Blue Bins

RECYCLING for residents across the borough is set to become even easier from next month.

From 4 March, Hinckley and Bosworth residents can recycle a host of common items including carrier bags, cling film, plastic film, bubble wrap, books, crisp tubes and egg boxes alongside other plastics, paper, cardboard glass and cans in their blue lidded recycling bin.

These changes are possible now that recycling... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 10:52 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, HBBC

SCHOOL READERS NEEDED FOR LEICESTERSHIRE

SCHOOL READERS NEEDED FOR LEICESTERSHIRE

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO LISTEN TO CHILDREN READ IN LOCAL PRIMARY SCHOOLS

Can you spare an hour or two a week to listen to children read in a local primary school? Schoolreaders is looking for more volunteers in Leicestershire to carry out this important role.

Reading time for many children at home and at school is often insufficient and according to Government statistics, one in four children are now leaving... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:48 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

New Gantry Purchased for use in the Cemetery

New Gantry Purchased for use in the Cemetery

A new Gantry Crane has been purchased primarily for use at the Cemetery to lay down or part bury any unstable or broken headstones that may be causing concern to Council staff and visitors to the cemetery.

All authorities' who are responsible for the maintenance of a Cemetery have a duty of care and must carry out memorial safety inspections which involve laying flat or partially burying all unsafe... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:33 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Cemetery, Community

WOULD YOU LIKE TO HELP YOUR CHILD WITH THEIR MATHS?

WOULD YOU LIKE TO HELP YOUR CHILD WITH THEIR MATHS?

There are 10 FREE sessions available to help you discover more about how MATHS is taught in Reception Class and how you can help your child develop their number skills. Collect ideas and fun home activities to support your child's learning. Understand how your child can develop and learn and discover new ways to make learning a fun experience for all.

Starting on Thursday 28th February 9.45 to 11.45am... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:47 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community

TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER FOR KIRKBY ROAD STARTING 6TH FEBRUARY 2019

TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER FOR KIRKBY ROAD STARTING 6TH FEBRUARY 2019

Advance notice of a temporary traffic regulation order on Kirkby Road, Barwell commencing on 6th February 2019 for up to three days.

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works.

Posted: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 11:21 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Traffic Order, road closure

TEMPORARY TRAFFICE REGULATION ORDER FOR CHURCH LANE, BARWELL

TEMPORARY TRAFFICE REGULATION ORDER FOR CHURCH LANE, BARWELL

A temporary road closure is required on Church Lane, Barwell on the 29th January 2019 for one to Severn Trent to complete sunken man-hole replacement works.

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works.

Posted: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:05 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Traffic Order, road closure

MOBILE LIBRARY

THE MOBILE LIBRARY'S CURRENT TIMES ARE AS FOLLOWS:-

EVERY THURSDAY:

10AM – 12:45PM AT CHURCH CLOSE

1:30PM – 4PM AT THE GEORGE WARD CENTRE

ALTERNATE SATURDAYS

10AM – 1PM AT THE GEORGE WARD CENTRE

WITH EFFECT FROM 1ST APRIL 2019 THE MOBILE LIBRARY TIMES WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:-

EVERY THURSDAY ONLY

9:30AM – 12:45PM AT CHURCH CLOSE

1:30PM – 4:30PM AT THE GEORGE WARD CENTRE

Posted: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:42 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Community

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES FOR KING STREET AND THE COMMON

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES FOR KING STREET AND THE COMMON

PLEASE BE AWARE OF THE TWO ROAD CLOSURES FOR WEEK COMMENCING 14TH JANUARY 2019

Posted: Wed, 02 Jan 2019 11:58 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Community, Traffic Order, road closure

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

The Parish Council wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The Parish Council Office reopens on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

Posted: Mon, 24 Dec 2018 11:50 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Christmas, Community

CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PUBLIC TOILETS

THE MEN'S PUBLIC TOILETS ON TOP TOWN HAVE BEEN CRIMINALLY DAMAGED AND WILL THEREFORE BE KEPT CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THE INCIDENT HAS BEEN REPORTED TO THE POLICE. IT IS SAD THAT THIS HAS HAPPENED AFTER THE PARISH COUNCIL HAVE WORKED HARD TO KEEP THESE PUBLIC TOILETS OPEN FOR THE RESIDENTS AND VISITORS OF BARWELL.

Posted: Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:46 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Community