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Charnwood to move into Tier 4

30th Dec

The Government has announced that Charnwood will be placed under Tier 4 restrictions from 00:01 on Thursday, December 31. Tier 4 (Stay at Home) restrictions mean: You can only leave home for specific reasons including food shopping, work, medical..

Christmas food parcels

Charnwood Community Action ready for Christmas

21st Dec

A campaign which has provided support to Charnwood residents during the pandemic has been gearing up for Christmas. The borough council launched Charnwood Community Action earlier this year in partnership with John Storer Charnwood and other..

Southfields Offices

Community-based vaccination centre to open at Council offices

21st Dec

The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Groups have issued the following press release about four new community-based vaccination centres including one at Charnwood Borough Council's offices on Southfields Road,..

The Old Art College building on Frederick Street, Loughborough

Generator project acquires building

21st Dec

We are publishing this press release on our website on behalf of The Generator Loughborough: A long-anticipated Loughborough regeneration project has taken a huge step forward with the successful acquisition of the Old Art College building from..

Picture shows fly-tips in Charley Road, Shepshed and Meadow Lane, Syston.

£1,200 in fines issued for fly-tipping and duty of care offence

18th Dec

Residents in Charnwood are being urged to use a registered waste carrier when disposing of their waste so that it is not dumped illegally. It comes as the borough council recently issued three fixed penalty notices totalling £1,200 for fly-tipping..

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Charnwood to continue following Tier 3 restrictions

17th Dec

The Government has confirmed that Charnwood will remain under Tier 3 restrictions (Very High). Residents are being urged to continue to follow Tier 3 restrictions to help drive down case numbers in the borough. Leader of Charnwood Borough Council,..

Charnwood Community Heroes 2020

Community heroes recognised during virtual celebration

16th Dec

Individuals, community groups and businesses have been honoured in a virtual celebration for this year’s Charnwood Community Heroes. Charnwood Borough Council celebrated the positive contributions made by people and organisations in the borough..

Exterior shot of Loughborough Leisure Centre, Browns Lane Loughborough

Fusion Lifestyle supports Charnwood residents' fitness with free gym pass

14th Dec

Fusion Lifestyle, the charity that works alongside Charnwood Borough Council to operate Loughborough Leisure Centre, Soar Valley Leisure Centre and South Charnwood Leisure Centre, is offering all local residents the chance to boost their health and..

Interior shot of All Saints Church, Loughborough

Tune into this year’s Mayor’s Community Carol Service

14th Dec

Please note this is now an online event only and it can be viewed on the Council's Facebook page. Residents are being invited to tune into this year’s Mayor of Charnwood’s Community Carol service. The event will be on Monday December 21 at 7pm..

Bedford Square Gateway Project 2021

£2.6 million gateway scheme in Loughborough approved and will support town’s recovery

11th Dec

A regeneration scheme for Loughborough town centre has received the final go-ahead and work is due to start in January. Charnwood Borough Council’s Cabinet last night appointed a contractor to carry out the work on the £2.6 million Bedford Square..

Charnwood Community Heroes 2020

Virtual celebration for Charnwood Community Heroes 2020

8th Dec

People are being invited to join a virtual celebration for this year’s Charnwood Community Heroes Awards. The awards, run by Charnwood Borough Council, give people the chance to thank individuals, groups and organisations who have carried out a..

Cllr Shona Rattray, lead member for business support, on Quorn high street.

Residents urged to Shop Safe, Shop Local as restrictions change

2nd Dec

Residents are being urged to support their local shops as businesses reopen today (December 2) across Charnwood as the borough moves into Tier 3 restrictions. National restrictions ended yesterday meaning that from today all retail and non-essential..