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... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:11 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... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Apr 2018 11:01 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... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 10:41 by Cathy Monkman
Clearance works as part of a major rejuvenation project in the Memorial Garden will commence on Monday 19 March. The aim of the project is to raise awareness of the Garden as a Memorial Garden for those who lost their lives in World Wars I and II, and to make the site more inviting, light and colourful for residents and visitors. Some of the trees will be felled and shrubs and climbers will be cut... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 18 Mar 2018 14:38 by Cathy Monkman
Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council has confirmed that there will be some variations in the operation of its off street car parking across the borough.
This will include changes to the tariffs applicable at Market Bosworth's Rectory Lane car park where the charge for one hour's parking will increase from 20p to 30p. Other charges at Rectory Lane car park remain unchanged.
Below is the Notice of Proposal.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Mar 2018 09:48 by Cathy Monkman
RECYCLING for residents across the borough is set to become easier from 1 April 2018. Hinckley and Bosworth residents will no longer need to separate paper and card from other recyclable materials using the inner caddy. Instead, paper, card, plastics, glass and cans can all be put together in the main blue lidded recycling bin.
The changes are being made as the contract with the company which was previously... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 10:29 by Cathy Monkman
The public toilets on Back Lane will reopen tomorrow morning, Monday 5 March.
Posted: Sun, 04 Mar 2018 18:27 by Cathy Monkman
The public toilets in Back Lane will remain closed today due to the adverse weather. It is hoped to re-open them tomorrow, Sunday 4 March, or Monday 5 March, weather permitting.
Posted: Sat, 03 Mar 2018 11:07 by Cathy Monkman
The Parish Council has received an update with regard to the proposed installation of a new letter box in Park Street.
Apparently it is to be a large, Type A pillar box after all, rather than a small box on a post. Welcome news for local residents and businesses who often find the existing box in the Market Place overflowing.
Posted: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:57 by Cathy Monkman