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) Lewis Harbon, communications officer (PR and social media) and Daley Francis, communications officer (website and publications).
Loughborough strikes gold once again at the East Midlands in Bloom awards. The town was awarded gold in the small city category at this year’s awards ceremony which took place in Grimsby on Wednesday September 22. It’s the tenth time Loughborough..
Part of Charnwood is set to be transformed into a giant game thanks to National Lottery funding from Sport England. An innovative physical activity game that has engaged more than a million people is set to launch in the south of borough. The Beat..
Organisations have been working together to welcome students for the new academic year in Loughborough. Charnwood Borough Council, Charnwood Police and Loughborough University have been putting plans in place to help the students with a range of..
Residents in Charnwood will be able to get active on National Fitness Day with a free pass for a gym or swim session. Fusion Lifestyle and Charnwood Borough Council will be celebrating National Fitness Day on Wednesday September 22 by encouraging..
Local groups from the voluntary, community and charities sector recently joined a number of health, education and employment support organisations at an event to find out more about Your Store. The social supermarket is being created by a..
FA Cup winners Leicester City FC have been granted Freedom of the Borough of Charnwood by the borough council. The honour, the highest the Council can bestow, recognises the club’s incredible success in recent years and its connection to..
Councils in Leicestershire and Rutland are working together to co-ordinate their response to resettle Afghan refugees. The Government has two schemes to help resettle Afghan people who have either worked with British forces or are classed as..
A memorial to mark the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on local communities in Charnwood is starting to take shape. The first three, quarter bells of the planned Hope Bell project were cast at Loughborough’s iconic John Taylor and Co bellfoundry..
Charnwood Borough Council is proposing to grant the Freedom of the Borough to Leicester City FC in recognition of the club’s incredible success in recent years and its connection to Charnwood. The FA Cup winners and 2016 Premier League champions..
Work to create a lasting memorial in Loughborough to mark the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on local communities will soon get underway. The Hope Bell project, backed by Loughborough Town Deal, will see the creation of a clock chime installation..