2021 Is the year for that the next census is to take place and we are being asked by the Census Management Team to help support the work they do.
Further details concerning this will be received by all parishioners via the post at some point in the near future, and we urge you all to reply.
Should you wish to find out further information concerning this, please use the below website link or read the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 09:44 by Josie Flavell
Shared Lives Carer Information Leaflet from Leicester County Council.
Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 09:16 by Josie Flavell
THE following opening times during the Christmas and New Year period have been announced by the Borough Council, together with the arrangements that have been made for various council services:
Council office closing times
Borough Council services at the Hinckley Hub will close at 5pm on Thursday 24 December and re-open at 8.30am on Monday 4 January 2021.
In an emergency call 01455 251137.
Refuse &... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 09:13 by Josie Flavell
Residents are being urged to support their local shops as businesses reopen today (December 2) across Hinckley and Bosworth as the borough moves into Tier 3 restrictions.National restrictions ended yesterday meaning that from today all retail and non-essential retail can open for business.Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council wants local people to use their local shops across the borough in the run... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 15:55 by Josie Flavell
We are pleased to announce that a third round of funding has been agreed by Leicestershire County Council to support community organisations affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
A total of £600,000 is being made available in Round 3 of the Leicestershire Communities Fund for a limited period of time (until 22nd January 2021), for organisations delivering services for vulnerable people who live in... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 15:42 by Josie Flavell
Newbold Verdon Parish Council will still be installing the annual community Christmas tree with its lights - which will be turned on soon - but as we are unable to hold the annual light switch on event due to covid-19, we decided that to make Newbold Verdon a sparkling winter wonderland and as cheerful as possible, we'd ask all residents and business owners to decorate the outside of their properties... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:42 by Josie Flavell
To coincide with lockdown restrictions easing, the Borough Council is reintroducing free parking in five popular town centre car parks on Saturdays in the run up to Christmas.
Shoppers will be able to park for free in St Mary's, Church Walk, Castle, Lower Bond Street and Trinity Lane East car parks in the three Saturdays before Christmas. The Borough Council, has agreed to repeat the popular offer again... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:04 by Josie Flavell
Residents and businesses are being invited to have their say on a masterplan that will guide the development of land South of Station Road in Market Bosworth.
Earlier this year Birmingham-based planning consultants Define were appointed to create an overall masterplan and development strategy for the site. The consultants were tasked with creating a development of high quality design in keeping with... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:01 by Josie Flavell
The Chief Executive of Cineworld Cinemas has written to thank the Borough Council for its ongoing support of the Hinckley cinema and responded to a number of concerns the council had raised following its temporary closure.
Borough Council Chief Executive Bill Cullen contacted Cineworld at the request of Council Leader Stuart Bray at a recent full Council meeting after the popular Hinckley venue... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 08:39 by Josie Flavell
Newbold Verdon Parish Council have a casual vacancy which needs to be filled. Please find attached the official Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council vacancy notice.
If you are aged 18 years and over, have lived or worked in the parish - or within 3 miles of the boundary - for 12 months or more, you are elgible to apply.
The role is voluntary but you will be joining a team of council members who work... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 16:51 by Josie Flavell