Entries by Sharon Coe

Business Breakfast returns to Santander

  Blaby District Council’s popular Business Breakfast event for businesses in the district is returning to Santander’s offices for the autumn meeting. The free breakfast event takes place on Wednesday 30 October at Carlton Park, Narborough, LE19 0AL. Breakfast is served from 8am with the opportunity to network before the usual line-up of speakers. Delegates […]

New Car Park rules begin

Free parking bays in Narborough car parks are now available after new parking plans were implemented. Two free twenty-minute spaces at Leicester Road and one twenty-minute space in the Narborough Station car park are now available, following feedback from residents and local businesses. The free bays will be marked in green with clear signage above. […]

Pilot funding to boost district

Key services at Blaby District Council are set to benefit following a £400,000 boost from a pilot scheme. After entering a joint bid with Leicestershire County Council, Leicester City Council, Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service and District Councils to be part of the Government’s Business Rate Retention Scheme pilot, the Council was successful in securing […]

Community grants deadline approaching

The deadline for the next round of Blaby District Council’s Community Grants scheme is fast approaching! Community groups and sports clubs across the District of Blaby can apply for up to £4,000 to help with their projects, with a record £90,000 made available to support local organisations during 2019-2020. Grants can help to meet any […]

Two fined for flytip offences

Residents of are being urged to come forward and report fly-tipping following the prosecution of two residents for not co-operating with Blaby District Council’s investigations. Under section 108 of the Environment Act 1995, a person is required to provide information relating to a fly-tip investigation. It is an offence under section 110 of the act […]

Green Flag honour for community garden

A community garden in Enderby supporting positive health and wellbeing has been awarded a prestigious Green Flag Award for the ninth year running. Blaby District Council’s A Place to Grow garden helps residents of the district become physically active, get involved in the community and meet new people in a friendly, informal and safe environment. […]

Achievement Awards nominations open

Residents are being urged to nominate their inspirational local heroes and community groups with the launch of Blaby District Council’s Outstanding Achievement Awards. Now in their sixteenth year, friends, family and workmates can put forward individuals and groups who they think deserve recognition for making a difference in their community. Nominations close at midnight on Sunday 11 […]

Free parking in Blaby Town Centre

Up to two hours free parking is coming to two car parks in Blaby Town Centre from 9am on Wednesday 24 July Following the closure of Waitrose and pending news of a replacement business, Blaby District Council is committed to supporting the businesses in the town centre. The Council has worked pro-actively with the businesses […]

Notice of Vacancy in Office for Councillor

Please find below details of vacancies to be a Councillor at Whetstone Parish Council.     There are four vacancies in all, two in the South Ward, and two in the North Ward. If you are interested please either email the Clerk (Lee Breckon)  clerk@whetstonepc.org.uk or telephone the Whetstone Parish Offices on 0116 2751987. NOTICE OF […]

Bettercare Together – NHS

Please find below a document highlighting the proposed improvements to acute and maternity services at University Hospitals of Leicester Better Care Together briefing June 2019