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 community hub in Loughborough will be cooking up a host of treats in their new kitchen thanks to a kind gesture. Charnwood Borough Council’s home improvements contractor Fortem offered to fit a new kitchen at the Marios Tinenti Centre. The work..
A flat in Loughborough has been served with a closure order after reports of drug-related anti-social behaviour. Charnwood Borough Council secured the order on the council flat in Waterside Close on March 13 and it means no-one, including the tenant,..
Community groups and charities are being invited to apply for funding in 2019. The Charnwood Grants scheme is run by Charnwood Borough Council in a bid to help local organisations, charities and community groups access funding support. Cllr Deborah..
A video has been created to showcase all the events held in Charnwood on November 11, 2018 to mark 100 years since the end of World War One. Charnwood Borough Council co-ordinated and supported the events on Remembrance Sunday last year, including..
Charnwood Borough Council is changing the way in which it handles applications for social housing to ensure services are helping those most in need. The Council has revised its housing allocation policy to focus on people who have the greatest and..
A session for people who are considering standing in the Charnwood Borough Council elections on May 2 has proved a success. Around 80 people attended the elections briefing session at Loughborough Town Hall on Tuesday March 5. The event offered..
Charnwood residents are being warned about the dangers of scams in memory of a former borough councillor who was an unfortunate victim shortly before he died. Cllr John Sutherington, a member of Charnwood Borough Council for 19 years, lost thousands..
New netball sessions are giving women a flexible way to play the sport. The borough council’s Active Charnwood team is hosting the Netball Now sessions at Wreake Valley Academy in Syston. The fun and informal sessions are being run in partnership..
Food handlers who have not received any formal training are being encouraged to sign up to a food safety course. Charnwood Borough Council runs the Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering and offers people the opportunity to learn the basics of food..
The last chance to register to vote for May’s local elections in Charnwood is April 12. Charnwood Borough Council has 52 councillors across 28 wards and all seats are up for election on May 2 this year. Parish and town council seats across the..