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June 2021

The Curzon Arms, The Anchor Inn and The Griffin

Businesses in Charnwood given recognition of their Covid-compliancy

30th Jun

Businesses in Charnwood given recognition of their Covid-compliancy

Student waste blitz 2021

Students urged to take part in end-of-term clear out

29th Jun

Students in Loughborough are being encouraged to take part in an end-of-term waste clear-out on Monday July 5, 2021. Charnwood Borough Council and waste management partner Serco are working with Loughborough University to organise the big clear-up in..

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

Loughborough Hospital is now offering the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine

25th Jun

Press release shared on behalf of the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. People who are eligible for the Covid-19 vaccine can now book to have the Pfizer jab at Loughborough Hospital to protect them against the virus. Clinics are running..

Photo shows Roger from Boon's Hosiery at his market stall

Fond farewell to Boon’s Hosiery at Loughborough Market

23rd Jun

One of the longest standing stall holders on Loughborough Market will trade for the final time this week. Roger Boon, from Boon’s Hosiery, has been part of the Charnwood Borough Council’s market for over 54 years and is swapping the early morning..

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Armed Forces Day celebrations planned in Loughborough

22nd Jun

Armed Forces Day celebrations are planned in Loughborough to show appreciation for the armed forces community. Charnwood Borough Council will be marking Armed Forces Day 2021 on Saturday June 26 with a small event in Loughborough Market Place. There..

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Views wanted on Veteran Wellbeing Hub idea

22nd Jun

A bid is being put together to help fund a Veteran Wellbeing Hub and people are being asked to give their views on the idea. The Charnwood, Melton and Rushcliffe Armed Forces Covenant project is working with the Loughborough Wellbeing Centre to apply..

Charnwood Local Plan 2021-37

Charnwood Local Plan 2021-37 approved for consultation

22nd Jun

Residents, businesses and partners will next month get the chance to have their say about Charnwood Borough Council’s vision for the borough. At a meeting on Monday (June 21) councillors gave their approval for a six-week public consultation on the..

Covid-19 Testing

Door-to-door testing in Loughborough as rates rise

17th Jun

Leicestershire County Council has issued the following press release Targeted door-to-door covid testing will begin in an area of Loughborough this week, following a recent rise in case numbers. Residents in parts of Lemyngton ward will be asked to..

Charnwood Local Plan 2021-37

Council to consider Charnwood Local Plan 2021-37

11th Jun

Charnwood Borough Council’s vision for future growth, environment and healthy communities is set to go before Council later this month Cabinet members last night (Thursday, June 10) gave their approval to the Charnwood Local Plan 2021-37. The..

Leicester City FC win the FA Cup

Council proposal to bestow highest honour on Leicester City FC 

11th Jun

Charnwood Borough Council is proposing to grant FA Cup-winning Leicester City FC the Freedom of the Borough. The honour, the highest the Council can bestow, would recognise the club’s incredible success in recent years and its connection to..

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Concerns in Charnwood as Covid-19 cases rise

9th Jun

Public health officials in Leicestershire have today reiterated a ‘get tested’ message as COVID-19 cases continue on an upward trend across the county and the rest of the country. People are being encouraged to get tested for the virus following..

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£17 million Town Deal investment confirmed for Loughborough

8th Jun

Loughborough has secured a massive £17 million package of Government funding to boost skills, jobs and the local economy. The Loughborough Town Deal Board today (June 8) welcomed the announcement by Government that its Towns Fund bid had been..

Garden Waste

Garden waste service disruptions this week

7th Jun

We are expecting some service disruptions to our garden waste collections this week. This is due to a small number of our waste collectors being forced to isolate because of Covid. Please can residents leave their brown bins out for collection, even..

Business development and diversification grant

Charnwood businesses urged to apply for newly launched business development and diversification fund

7th Jun

Small and medium-sized businesses in Charnwood may be able to access grants of up to £5,000 from the borough council. Charnwood Borough Council has opened applications to its Business Development and Diversification Fund which offers the grants to..

Photo shows L-R The Rt Hon The Baroness Morgan of Cotes, Chair of Trustees at Loughborough Wellbeing Centre, Cllr Hilary Fryer, Armed Forces Champion at Charnwood Borough Council and Helen Carter, Chief Executive of Loughborough Wellbeing Centre.

Social enterprise signs Armed Forces Covenant

3rd Jun

A Loughborough charity has signed the Armed Forces Covenant in a commitment to support the Armed Forces community. Charnwood Borough Council has worked with the Loughborough Wellbeing Centre which has recently pledged its support for Armed Forces..