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August 2019

Big Switch

Charnwood’s ‘Big Switch’ offers energy bill savings

13th Aug

Residents in Charnwood are being offered the chance to sign up to the ‘Big Switch’ with the possibility of saving more than £240 a year on energy bills. The borough council has launched the Charnwood Big Switch, a collective switching scheme to..

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Don’t let your recycling go to waste

12th Aug

Charnwood Borough Council is supporting a campaign to help reduce the amount of contamination in Leicestershire’s recycling bins. Leicestershire County Council has launched the campaign to help residents in the county recycle right by making sure..

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Make sure you are on the electoral register

7th Aug

Thousands of forms are being delivered across Charnwood to ensure the borough’s electoral register is up to date. Charnwood Borough Council will be delivering around 76,000 household enquiry forms to homes and residents are being urged to..

Rubbish court case

Man fined for leaving rubbish outside home

2nd Aug

A man has been fined £440 after he left 80 bags of rubbish outside his property and failed to remove them despite repeated warnings from Charnwood Borough Council The Council took action following complaints from the public about the unsightly and..

Queen's Park green flag

Queen’s Park flying the flag as one of the UK’s best green spaces

1st Aug

One of Loughborough’s beauty spots has been awarded a prestigious Green Flag for the eleventh year running. Loughborough’s Queen’s Park, which is managed by Charnwood Borough Council and its open spaces contractor idverde, has achieved the..