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July 2022

Mon 25 July, 2022

Groups to embed new life in North West Leicestershire

Community groups in North West Leicestershire are being encouraged to apply for funding to help local areas bloom in time for spring. North West Leicestershire District Council’s (NWLDC) Green Shoot Grant scheme has reopened and groups can apply..

Thu 21 July, 2022

New scheme to help households cut energy bills

More than 300 homes in Leicestershire are eligible for energy efficiency improvements which will reduce energy costs as well as making households warmer and greener.

Tue 19 July, 2022

Cinema in the Park line-up announced

Bohemian Rapsody, Grease and The Lion King are among the films to appear on the big screen at Coalville’s Cinema in the Park. The line-up for the highly anticipated outdoor cinema has been announced and film fans can now book tickets for the event..

Mon 18 July, 2022

Community garden gives unused land new lease of life

An unused piece of land in Coalville has been transformed into a new garden thanks to a community-led grant scheme. Friends of Greenhill Tenant Association has received an £8,000 grant from the Bardon Hill Community Fund to develop a plot of land..

Fri 15 July, 2022

Red warning: Emergency services issue a plea to stay safe in the heat

Press release about extreme heat shared on behalf of the Local Resilience Forum for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Tue 12 July, 2022

North West Leicestershire’s annual sports awards relaunches and is seeking nominations

Nominations are now open for North West Leicestershire’s annual celebration of outstanding contributions to sport and health. The North West Leicestershire Let’s Get Moving Awards, formerly known as the Sport and Health Awards, will take place at..

Fri 8 July, 2022

Popular Coalville outdoor cinema set to return this summer

Coalville’s Cinema in the Park will return this August after proving a hit with film fans last summer. The hugely popular open-air cinema will see families flock to Coalville Park to watch their favourite films from Friday 12 August to Tuesday 23..

Thu 7 July, 2022

Fit out of new council Customer Centre begins in Coalville

Work has started to create a new North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) Customer Centre in the heart of Coalville.

Wed 6 July, 2022

Plans for Ashby’s tourist information centre soon to be unveiled

The future of Ashby’s former tourist information centre will soon be announced following the district council’s ending of the building lease.

Wed 6 July, 2022

A simpler property-buying process in North West Leicestershire

From 27 July 2022 buying a property in North West Leicestershire will become quicker and simpler for everyone.

Tue 5 July, 2022

Leicestershire firms trading b2b should take advantage of growth grant before it's too late

Article about growth grant funding for Leicestershire businesses, shared on behalf of the Leicester, Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership Business Gateway Growth Hub.