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December 2021

A new business grant scheme has been launched to support local businesses

Covid-19 grant scheme goes live to support Charnwood businesses

23rd Dec

A new Covid-19 grant scheme for businesses in Charnwood is now open for applications. The Local Discretionary Grant Scheme is being operated by Charnwood Borough Council following the Government’s announcement of extra funding being made available..

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New Armed Forces Bill passed in Parliament

22nd Dec

New legislation which will ensure Armed Forces personnel, veterans and their families are better supported when accessing key public services has been passed in Parliament. Charnwood Borough Council’s Armed Forces Champion, Cllr Hilary Fryer has..

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Mayor’s Community Carol Service goes online due to pandemic

17th Dec

The Mayor of Charnwood’s Community Carol Service on Monday December 20 will be shown online only due to the pandemic. Organisers had been planning to have a reduced capacity audience at All Saints Parish Church. However, due to the increasing..

The iconic Carillon Tower, situated in Queen's Park, Loughborough.

Next phase in improvements to Carillon Tower begins

14th Dec

A project to improve the visitor experience at Loughborough’s iconic Carillon Tower is preparing to enter the next phase. The project, which involves Charnwood Borough Council, Loughborough War Memorial Museum Trust and Charnwood Arts, was awarded..

Charnwood Local Plan 2021-37 website

Vision for future growth in Charnwood is submitted to Government

13th Dec

Charnwood Borough Council has submitted its Local Plan and vision for the area to Government. The Charnwood Local Plan 2021-37 is a key document for supporting future growth and developing healthy communities and environmental safeguards. It guides..

Avian influenza case

Two new cases of avian flu confirmed

9th Dec

Leicestershire County Council have issued the following press release: Our Trading Standards officers are carrying out further patrols to identify and advise bird owners, following confirmation of two new cases of bird flu at commercial poultry farms..

Inclusive Sport Festival 2021

Inclusive Sport Week comes to Charnwood

6th Dec

A sports festival for people with a variety of disabilities has been held to help celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The Inclusive Sports Festival was organised by Active Charnwood, the sport and activity team at Charnwood..

Tiger Who Came to Tea - Website

Exhibition celebrates beloved children's book

2nd Dec

Leicestershire County County have published the following press release: A new exhibition based on the beloved children's book 'The Tiger Who Came to Tea' opens at Charnwood Museum in January. Generations of children have been delighted by Judith..

Christmas Charnwood Community Lottery

Take a chance and make a difference this Christmas

2nd Dec

Give the gift of community spirit this Christmas thanks to a festive offer by Charnwood Community Lottery. People can purchase lottery tickets as Christmas presents for friends and family who can enjoy the exciting chance to win a prize with the..