Loughborough will experience all the fun of the fair as the four-day event rolls into town on Wednesday November 13, 2019. The historic fair, which is in its 798th year, is organised by Charnwood Borough Council and attracts thousands of people every..
Council tenants and leaseholders had a great opportunity to meet and mingle at a networking event recently. The event, organised by Charnwood Borough Council, took place at Loughborough Town Hall and enabled tenants to meet officers from across..
Loughborough is getting ready for the switching-on of the town’s Christmas lights on Sunday November 24. Thousands of people are expected to enjoy the event with festivities taking place in the Market Place between 10am-7pm. The event, which is..
A long-term plan to restore the Outwoods in Loughborough back to its true and natural historic state has been revealed. Charnwood Borough Council, which maintains the Outwoods, working alongside the Outwoods Management Committee, will be gradually..
The Council has once again formed a festive team with the Loughborough Echo to find a youngster who would like to switch on the town’s festive lights on November 24 in front of thousands of people. Each year Loughborough town centre is packed as..
Charnwood Borough Council has welcomed new chief executive Rob Mitchell into the role. Rob, formerly chief executive officer at Ashfield District Council in Nottinghamshire, has taken over from Geoff Parker who retired recently. Cllr Jonathan Morgan,..
The seven district councils in Leicestershire have issued a joint statement following the publication of a document by the county council regarding local government structure in Leicestershire. The statement, issued on behalf of Blaby, Charnwood,..
A letting agent has been fined £80,000 for failing to license four houses of multiple occupation in Loughborough. Orange Living Ltd, trading as Loc8me and based in Loughborough, pleaded guilty to four offences under the Housing Act 2004 at Leicester..
A consultation is planned on an updated vision of Charnwood’s future growth. Charnwood Borough Council is reviewing its local plan which sets out how it will balance future growth in the area while making sure the environment is looked after and..
Good causes in Charnwood have come together to celebrate the Charnwood Community Lottery’s first birthday. Charnwood Borough Council held the celebration event at Fearon Hall, one of the 50 organisations registered for the lottery. Since launching..
An event is being held in Melton to help food businesses in the East Midlands prepare for when the UK leaves the EU. Melton Borough Council has partnered with the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and the Leicester and..
Councils, police, fire and the Environment Agency are working hard to help residents following the heavy rain. Charnwood Borough Council is working with other agencies and closely monitoring the situation across the borough. Leicestershire County..