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October 2022

Thu 27 October, 2022

Remembrance Day plans announced for North West Leicestershire

North West Leicestershire will remember and reflect on the sacrifices of fallen soldiers at a Remembrance Day service and parade on Sunday 13 November. The Coalville event is organised by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) in..

Wed 26 October, 2022

Former Foxes star expects Ashby 3G Football Hub to be “massive success”

Press release about the new 3G pitch at Ashby Leisure Centre and Lido, shared on behalf of Everyone Active

Fri 14 October, 2022

More Keep Safe Spaces in Coalville

A scheme to keep people safe in North West Leicestershire is expanding. Three businesses in Coalville are joining the Keep Safe Places scheme to offer a place of sanctuary and help for anyone who is anxious, scared or at risk when out and about. The..

Fri 14 October, 2022

Campaign to help reduce air particles begins

A project to monitor tiny particles that are released into the air when we burn solid fuel – like wood, coal or other materials – has begun in North West Leicestershire and Harborough.

Mon 10 October, 2022

30,000 free trees up for grabs in National Forest district

A free tree scheme, that has given away almost 150,000 trees, is set to return to North West Leicestershire. Back for a 13th consecutive year, North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) is working with the National Forest Company to relaunch..

Fri 7 October, 2022

Joint taxi operation breaks record for spot checks in district

A record-breaking number of taxis were randomly spot checked in a recent multi-agency operation. North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC), the Driver Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVSA), Leicestershire Police and other local authorities stopped..

Thu 6 October, 2022

Job hunters find success at job and skills fair

A jobs fair that returned in-person for the first time since the pandemic has been declared a success. More than 70 job seekers attended the Job and Skills Fair at Stephenson Campus on Tuesday 4 October, which was organised by North West..

Mon 3 October, 2022

North West Leicestershire attractions shortlisted in tourism awards

Fourteen hospitality and tourism businesses from North West Leicestershire are up for awards in the Leicestershire Promotions Tourism and Hospitality Awards for 2022. Gold, Silver and Bronze winners will be announced at a glittering ceremony at..