Author: Alison Perkins
Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
ISSUED 22 July 2021
A series of drop-in events have been planned for residents, community groups, local businesses and others with an interest in the Local Plan where they will have the opportunity to meet with planning officers who will answer questions, discuss views, and provide advice on how to submit comments.
The Local Plan is the key planning document for... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 15:01 by Alison Perkins
Leicestershire County Council are stopping the 'appointment' system for all recycling centres from Monday 19 July.
This will mean that users can turn up at any site when it is open to dispose of their household waste. The following table confirms the opening days and times of the sites:
Barwell Recycling and household waste site will be open from 9am – 6pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 14:14 by Alison Perkins
Please see the link for this years 'What's Going Down' brochure. The brochure is full of exciting summer events and activities taking place across the borough as well as information and guidance for children, young people and families.
'What's Going Down' can be viewed or downloaded here:
Please feel free to share with your networks, friends and families... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 14:12 by Alison Perkins
otification of Hinckley & Bosworth Draft Local Plan (Regulation 18) Consultation
Please find attached a letter setting out details of the Hinckley & Bosworth Draft Local Plan (Regulation 18) Consultation. The letter and accompanying leaflet provide information on the consultation, where to view the plan and further details, and how to make representations and comments on the plan.
Representations... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 08:56 by Alison Perkins
IN LINE WITH COVID-19 GUIDELINES AS AT 17TH JUNE 2021, REGRETFULLY THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
WE ARE HOPEFUL THAT THIS CAN TAKE PLACE IN 2022.
Posted: Sat, 24 Apr 2021 08:48 by Alison Perkins
Posted: Sat, 24 Apr 2021 08:46 by Alison Perkins
Borough Council working with E.ON to offer free central heating systems to eligible homes
Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council are working with E.ON to offer eligible residents up to 100% funding for either a first-time gas central heating system with free gas connection, or an air source heat pump central heating system across the district.
To benefit from the full funding available residents must... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 08:31 by Alison Perkins
Council maintains one of the lowest Council Tax rates in the country
The Borough Council is to increase its council tax charge for 2021/22 by £5 following a decision of the full council at its budget-setting meeting last night (Tuesday 23 February 2021).
This means the average Band D council tax (including the Special Expense Area) for Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council will increase to a... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 08:16 by Alison Perkins
Reminder to renew garden waste collection service
Green fingered residents have more time to renew their subscription to the garden waste collection service this year following the disruption to the service last April resulting from the pandemic.
The 2020/21 subscription has been extended by two months with garden bins displaying the 2020/21 sticker now being collected until 31 May 2021. To ensure the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 08:14 by Alison Perkins
Dear Higham Residents,
In the event of a missing dog, which may have got on to HORIBA MIRA's property, please alert MIRA Security immediately. Telephone : 02476 355229 / 02476 355377.
The nature of our business involves vehicles travelling at high speed on the proving ground. By contacting security directly, steps can be taken to warn the Proving Ground driving community, catch the dog and return it... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 06 Feb 2021 10:24 by Alison Perkins