This section contains our latest press releases as well as links to our press release archive.
For media inquiries, please contact the council communications team on 01509 634705 or 01509 634681 email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The communications team includes Mike Roberts, communications manager, Stacey Simpson, communications officer (PR and social media) and Daley Francis, communications officer (website and publications).
A consultation is being held over proposals to increase a council tax premium paid by the owners of empty homes in Charnwood. The borough council is seeking views on possible changes to the empty homes premium following new powers given to local..
Loughborough is gearing up for the switching-on of the town’s Christmas lights on Sunday November 25. Thousands of people are expected to enjoy the event with festivities taking place in the Market Place between 10am-5pm. This year will see the..
Thousands of people came together in Loughborough to mark 100 years since the end of World War One on Sunday, November 11. People gathered in the town centre and Queen’s Park to see the annual Remembrance Parade and service at the Carillon..
Please read the below statement released by Leicestershire Police this afternoon: "We are aware of concerns being circulated online and on social media about the safety of people attending Loughborough Fair this weekend. Among these concerns are..
A number of poignant events will be held in Loughborough on November 11 to commemorate 100 years since the end of World War One. Charnwood 14-18, organised by the borough council and supported by Love Loughborough, will see people come together in..
Owners of empty homes in Charnwood are being invited to a drop-in surgery to help them unlock the potential of their properties. The free event has been organised by Charnwood Borough Council who can help to get empty homes back into use by offering..
A notice of vacancy has been issued for the Anstey ward following the death of Cllr John Sutherington. An election will take place if two electors from the borough of Charnwood request one by contacting the Returning Officer. More details are on the..
Access to a wildlife area in Loughborough has been greatly improved thanks to a project involving the borough council, a local civil engineering company and other partners. Charnwood Borough Council has worked with Loughborough-based CR Civil..
Two residents who took a chance and made a difference have won prizes in the first ever Charnwood Community Lottery draw. The lottery was launched by Charnwood Borough Council in September. To celebrate the launch players had the chance of winning..
Update on November 9, 2018: The date for applications has been changed to Friday November 23. A scheme to give away 2,000 free trees to residents in Charnwood has been launched. The borough council has teamed up with the National Forest and..