See below the latest additions made by Councillors to their News Areas. Please note these are the views of individual Councillors and are not necessarily represent the views of the authority as a whole.
Thu 27th July, 2006
Mon 24th July, 2006
Make sure you head down to Charnwood Museum if you can over the holidays. I took my three youngest children this morning after we had done the boring shopping bit, and they had a fantastic time with the new dinosaur exhibition that had them occupied for ages! And the best bit - Charnwood Museum is free entry to all!! Then a fabulous walk and play in the glorious Queens Park before we headed home tired and very hot! Spread the word and take a look at what the Museum has to offer this summer. For..
Sat 22nd July, 2006
Despite the thunderstorms looming over head the Ashby Road Estates Community Association deserves a round of applause for the fabulous Community Fun Day and Junior Pop Idol competition held at the Hut today (22nd July). The spirit of the estate shone through and children and adults alike had a great time. Congratulations to the winner of the contest Jordan and thanks to Andy Reed MP who joins me with Jordan in the photo above with the gold disc she is presented with, along with a day in the..
Fri 21st July, 2006
When David was a lad, growing up in Leicester he would cycle out to Charnwood Forest frequently - such was his thirst for wild and beautiful places. Charnwood Borough Council was instrumental in creating this beatiful place and its one of my ambitions to see the length of the Soar Valley as a nature reserve and country park.
Tue 18th July, 2006
Summer Holidays are here again, and keeping the children occupied is always a challenge, I know, my youngest 3 are active all day long. But you could save pounds on leisure activities this summer and all year round by joining the Wild Card scheme. For just £3 per year to join, you could save money every time your child goes to a leisure centre, joins in on the fabulous leisure activities programmes or any of the participating attractions. Check it out and your children too can really Go Wild..
Tue 18th July, 2006
COMING THIS SATURDAY JULY 22nd is the most amazing community event yet to be organised by the Ashby Road Estates Community Association committee at the Hut, Old Ashby Road, Loughborough! Turn up from noon on Saturday to enjoy live music, a circus workshop, stalls and crafts, bouncy castle, community safety & recycling teams from the Borough Council, face-painting and presenting for the first time Junior Pop Idol with the help of the fabulous singer Jackie Lee. Of course I will be there,..
Tue 11th July, 2006
The Community and Partnership Scrutiny Committee is looking at ways of improving the working arrangements with our many Parish and Town Councils. As part of this process meetings have been held with representatives of these councils. We were pleased to hear that Parish and Town Councils are generally, satisfied with what we, as the Borough Council, do. However there is always room for improvement. The report of these meetings is to be discussed at the Scrutiny meeting on July 12th.
Sat 24th June, 2006
What will the proposed M1 widening mean to you? How will this impact on where you live in conjunction with the 2021 Plan? (Click on the title to see the plan). Let me know your views.
Thu 22nd June, 2006
I can be contacted at any time of the day at my work no 0116 2691961 or my home no in the evenings and at weekends 01162303049.i attend each and every Thurmaston Parish council meeting which is on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at the memorial hall.I am always open and ready to listen on all matters concerning the Borough, County and Parish Councils.
Wed 21st June, 2006
Congratulations to all those 3000 women who ran the Race for Life for Cancer Research last Sunday at Loughborough University. As a member of Loughborough Ladies Circle, I volunteered to help set up on the day and help the runners before and after the race. This is something that National Ladies Circle does every year across the country and this was our 4th year helping at Loughborough. If you would like to know more about Race for Life please click on the link attached.