District and borough councils in Leicestershire will be taking forward discussions about creating an East Midlands Combined Authority. All seven councils wrote to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government in January in..
Detailed plans for a £1.9 million regeneration scheme for Loughborough town centre have been revealed by Charnwood Borough Council. The Bedford Square Gateway Project will transform the southern end of the town centre to create a more attractive and..
Investment opportunities in Charnwood were showcased to around 90 influential delegates at an innovative business event. Organised by inCharnwood, Charnwood Borough Council’s inward investment brand, and LATi (Loughborough Advanced Technology and..
Please note The Great British Spring Clean has been postponed until 11 - 27 September. Big thanks to everyone who were planning to get involved. We'll keep you updated with more info nearer the time on how to get involved with September's clean..
Charnwood Borough Council has agreed to raise its share of council tax by less than 9p a week for a Band D property. The increase will see the annual charge for an average Band D property rise £4.43 (3.63 per cent) to £126.52 from April 1,..
All seven district and borough councils in Leicestershire have formed two alliances to develop more collaborative working. The councils already have a long and successful track record in collaborating to deliver excellent public services and this is..
Large cabinets from Loughborough’s Carillon Tower have been removed thanks to a local firm. Loughborough based CR Civil Engineering Ltd offered to remove the cabinets for free after The Carillon Memorial Trust reached out to local businesses to..
Charnwood Borough Council has been working with other agencies to help people and areas hit by flooding over the weekend. Borough council officers and its contractors were carrying out checks on watercourses, clearing gullies and drains and advising..
This week I enjoyed a tour of Charnwood with key business leaders and influencers from around the region. Under the banner of Charnwood 2020 – An Insight Into The Future, the event was a chance to showcase areas in the borough where businesses can..
As there are high winds forecast across the East Midlands this weekend, here is some advice for owners of protected trees. A tree is protected either by a Tree Preservation Order (TPO) or by being situated in a designated conservation area. Owners of..
Ideas are being sought to help transform Loughborough as part of a project to secure up to £25 million of government funding. Loughborough is one of 100 places across the country which have been offered the chance to bid for Town Deal funding to..
Nine parish and town councils have shown their commitment to supporting military personnel community by signing the Armed Forces Covenant. Charnwood Borough Council hosted the event where parish and town councils from across the borough came together..
Charnwood Borough Council's cabinet approved a proposal to raise its share of council tax by less than 9p a week for a Band D property at a meeting on Thursday Feburary 13. The recommendation will now go to full council on Monday, February..
There’s plenty for the kids to do in Charnwood this half-term thanks to the holiday activity programme. Charnwood Borough Council’s programme of activities returns for February half-term with a host of things to do. Activities will run from..
Great work to improve community safety in Charnwood has been highlighted at an awards ceremony. Charnwood Community Safety Partnership was a finalist in the Safer Community Celebration Awards, organised by the Police Crime Commissioner for..
Business and community leaders have come together to kickstart a project to secure up to £25 million of government funding to transform in Loughborough’s economic growth. Charnwood Borough Council hosted the first meeting of the Loughborough Town..