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May 2019

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Search is on for Charnwood Community Heroes 2019

31st May

Residents are being urged to enter nominations for Charnwood Community Heroes 2019. The awards, run by Charnwood Borough Council, are a chance to thank people, groups and organisations who have carried out a good deed – no matter how small or large..

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Improvement project at Sidings Park completed

30th May

Work on a £70,000 improvement project at Sidings Park in Loughborough has been completed. Charnwood Borough Council started the work at the open space off Burder Street earlier this year. Improvements include new play equipment, an extension to the..

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Council Cabinet is confirmed

30th May

Charnwood Borough Council leader Jonathan Morgan has confirmed his Cabinet following the elections on May 2. The Conservative Group has retained control of the Council with 36 councillors. Labour has 13, there are two Independents and one Green Party..

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Partnership continues to keep Charnwood clean

29th May

Charnwood Borough Council has signed a new deal with long-term waste partners Serco to ensure the area remains clean and tidy for years to come. The Council and Serco have worked together for 10 years and the contract extension will see that..

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Charnwood events to pay tribute on Armed Forces Day

24th May

A host of events will be held in Loughborough on Saturday June 29 to celebrate Armed Forces Day. Charnwood Borough Council is proud to be once again organising a range of entertainment and attractions to recognise our Armed Forces. The Market Place..

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New Mayor of Charnwood appointed

21st May

A former window dresser turned mature student is now learning a few new skills as Mayor of Charnwood. Cllr Brenda Seaton was appointed as the borough’s first citizen on Monday night (May 20) at the council’s annual meeting at Loughborough Town..

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Twin town scholarship joy for student

9th May

A student is set to study and sample the culture in Loughborough’s twin town of Schwäbisch Hall in Germany thanks to a scholarship. The Goethe Institute, a non-profit cultural organisation in Schwäbisch Hall, offers a young person from..

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Sessions to help improve mental health awareness in Charnwood

7th May

Walking events, singing cafes and exercise sessions are being held across Charnwood as part of a national campaign to improve mental health. The Charnwood Mental Health Network, which is made up of organisations from across Charnwood including the..

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Kids have an adventure over Easter!

2nd May

Kids across Charnwood had a great time taking part in a range of activities this Easter. Charnwood Borough Council’s two-week holiday activity programme offered 15 different activities including archery, futsal and all-stars cricket. Zoe Griffiths,..