Groups in Charnwood have been awarded over £20,000 to support local projects. In the last round of grant applications for 2017-18, Charnwood Borough Council awarded funding to several community groups. Falcon Support Services was awarded £8,000..
Community groups in Charnwood can find out how to apply for local funding by tuning into a live Facebook chat. The discussion, organised by Charnwood Borough Council in partnership with Leicestershire County Council, will talk about funding on offer..
A new website aimed at showcasing Charnwood to businesses around the world has been unveiled. inCharnwood is a Charnwood Borough Council initiative launched last year to market the borough to companies. The council made the new site live this..
PEOPLE are being given more time to comment on plans about how Leicester and Leicestershire could grow in the future. The draft Strategic Growth Plan has been out for consultation since 11 January. The consultation was due to close at the beginning..
A number of small industrial storage compounds will be created in Loughborough as Charnwood Borough Council looks to meet the needs of local businesses. The Council will invest £85,000 to build around four compound storage areas on land it owns in..
From tennis to den building there are plenty of activities on offer during the Easter holidays. From Monday, March 26 until Friday, April 6 Charnwood Borough Council has activity sessions to help keep children active during the holidays. Activities..
A new, complimentary Loughborough and Charnwood visitor guide has been launched to help visitors to plan their trip to Loughborough and Charnwood. The new, free guides include: Handy maps of Charnwood and Loughborough town centre Top Ten tips for..
Community groups are being encouraged to sign up to join this year’s Community Heroes Day. The event, run by Charnwood Borough Council, gives groups the chance to promote their work to residents, to network and learn about other local projects. It..
Work is set to start on a £280,000 refurbishment of Loughborough’s Carillon Tower. The war memorial, built after the First World War to commemorate the men of Loughborough who gave their lives for their country, will undergo a range of..
£150,650 of funding has been secured by three councils to help serving and former Armed Forces personnel in their communities. The funding will be used to set up a new mobile hub for serving armed forces personnel, veterans and their families. The..
To note: A decision on this item was postponed at the Cabinet meeting on March 15. More details are available in the minutes. An innovative scheme to support community groups is being proposed by Charnwood Borough Council. The Council’s Cabinet..