Work on the Memorial Garden rejuvenation project is coming on apace despite the recent bad weather. Check out our picture gallery to see the changes so far: undergrowth, shrub and tree clearance has opened out the area to increase light and space and replacement planting is underway.
Residents and visitors are welcome to drop in to the Memorial Garden at any time they wish to see the transformation taking place. It is.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 20:55 by Cathy Monkman
The Parish Council has been asked to advise the community of the following M1 closure press release from Highways England. It relates to the junctions near the East Midlands airport.
"Please be aware that Highways England will be closing the M1 between J23A and J24 from Friday 11 May at 10pm until Sunday 13 May 3pm. The attachment provides more information and shows where the diversions will be in place.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 16:26 by Cathy Monkman
Don't forget the town's summer festival starts on the weekend of 9th and 10th June. There will be an art exhibition and photography competition as well as a scarecrow trail and the Famous Fifty exhibition.
On Sunday June 10th there will be an art trail and Pop in the Park at the Bosworth Country Park. On Saturday 16th June Talon will play their Best of Eagles concert at the Market Bosworth Sports Club. On Friday 22 June audiences will be.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:55 by Cathy Monkman
Three times a year Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council hosts an Older Voices Forum which can be attended by anyone over the age of 50. Matters being discussed at the next forum on May 14th range from dementia to pet support. For further information telephone 01455 440475
Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:23 by Cathy Monkman
Do you want to know more about activities that take place on a regular basis in Market Bosworth? Are you a committee member of a group and would like to share your successes with the residents of Market Bosworth? The Annual Parish Meeting is an opportunity for all organisations in our Parish to provide a summary of their activities and achievements of the previous year and to share plans, aims and aspirations for the year ahead.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:11 by Cathy Monkman
Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council's Executive will be holding meetings at venues around the borough during 2018 as follows:
Wednesday 11 April: Bagworth Community Centre
Wednesday 6 June: Desford Church Centre
Wednesday 26 September: Sheepy Magna Memorial Hall
These will be public meetings starting at 6.30 pm and will be followed by an open question and answer session for members of the public. For further information.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Apr 2018 09:27 by Cathy Monkman
The Parish Council has become aware of a number of issues in relation to advertising / promotional banners and notices placed around the town.
Advertising banners should not be placed on Highways' railings adjacent to the roadside such as those at the corner of Park Street / Main Street. Banners placed here may be removed by Highways or by the Borough Council acting on the instruction of Highways because they cause a distraction to drivers.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Apr 2018 11:01 by Cathy Monkman
Leicestershire County Council is currently undertaking a consultation on the future of Early Help Services including Children's Centres.
As part of the public consultation the County Council is holding a series of public events which will offer information and a chance to ask questions.
Further information about the consultation is available on www.leics.gov.uk/earlyhelp
A flyer about the public events is.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 12:14 by Cathy Monkman
Leicestershire County Council is currently consulting on a new passenger transport policy and strategy which will help to ensure that the County Council meets its statutory duties whilst achieving the best use of money in supporting local passenger transport services.
The County Council would like as many views as possible from members of the public as it looks to shape passenger transport policy for the future. The.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 11:26 by Cathy Monkman
Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council in conjunction with North Warwickshire Borough Council recently launched a Destination Management Plan in respect of tourism to the Bosworth Area.
A tourism showcase was held at Sutton Cheney on Friday 23 March 2018 at which an Explore Bosworth Visitor Map was launched as part of the project delivery for the Destination Management Plan.
It is available to download here:.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 10:41 by Cathy Monkman