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August 2019

Wed 28 August, 2019

£42 million requested from government to deliver transformational road improvements on A511 Coalville Growth Corridor

Leicestershire County Council’s A511 Coalville Growth Corridor plans have been included in a priority list for government funding by Sub-national Transport Body Midlands Connect, with a request for £42 million to deliver it.

Wed 28 August, 2019

Did you work at Palitoy?

*Shared on behalf of Coalville Heritage Society* Did you work at Palitoy? If you did there will be a reunion of former employees in Coalville during September. Many former employees have always said that Palitoy was the best place they had ever..

Wed 28 August, 2019

Historic venues open their doors for FREE as Hello Heritage returns

A host of free open days, tours, walks and events will take place at historic heritage locations across North West Leicestershire and South Derbyshire next month.  Between Saturday 7 September and Sunday 22 September, Hello Heritage will return for..

Thu 15 August, 2019

Spade in the ground at former Cocked Hat site

The latest phase of North West Leicestershire District Council’s housebuilding project is ready to begin on the site of the former Cocked Hat pub site in Greenhill, Coalville. Seven new houses and a bungalow will be built by the council’s..

Tue 13 August, 2019

North West Leicestershire challenged to Recycle more…

Communities and businesses in North West Leicestershire are being challenged to increase recycling rates to 50 per cent through a new campaign. Recycle more… is being launched next week (Monday 19 August) by North West Leicestershire District..