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May 2019

Fri 31 May, 2019

New licensing register to build confidence in district’s taxi drivers

North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) has become one of the first local authorities in the county to sign up to a new licensing register designed to improve public safety and confidence in taxis. The National Register of Taxi and Private..

Thu 30 May, 2019

Designs for new Coalville indoor market to be drawn up by local architect

Work to create a new indoor market on Marlborough Square in Coalville is continuing, with the appointment of an architects firm to bring together detailed designs for the scheme. North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) has appointed..

Wed 29 May, 2019

New NWLDC Chairman chooses charity

North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) appointed Councillor John Bridges as the new Chairman at its annual meeting on Tuesday 21 May 2019. Councillor Bridges, who has been a member of NWLDC since 2007, is the ward councillor for Ashby..

Thu 23 May, 2019

Timber festival returns - 25% off tickets for locals

Voted Best New Festival at the UK Festival Awards 2018, Timber returns to the National Forest in July, with a packed weekend of music and breath-taking performances.

Wed 22 May, 2019

Self-employment programme for women to start in North West Leicestershire

North West Leicestershire District Council in partnership with Building Business is launching a Women into Self Employment (WISE) course to help women in the area to set up their own businesses. The Programme offers a mix of 121 business support,..

Tue 7 May, 2019

Everyone says hello! Leisure centres now managed by Everyone Active

Everyone Active has taken over management of Hood Park and Hermitage Leisure Centres after contracts were signed last week.

Wed 1 May, 2019

Bake Off winner headlines second Coalville Writes festival

Coalville Writes, a festival of stories, books and writing is returning for its second year with a host of new events and exciting new line-up that includes Great British Bake Off star Frances Quinn. The winner of the 2013 series of the Great British..