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November 2022

Fri 25 November, 2022

Schools, athletes, clubs and volunteers recognised at North West Leicestershire Let’s Get Moving Awards

Exceptional and inspiring sports personalities have been recognised for their efforts and achievements at the North West Leicestershire Let’s Get Moving Awards. The event last night, which returned in person for the first time since the pandemic,..

Tue 22 November, 2022

Discarded battery disrupts district waste collections

A smoking bin lorry had to be escorted by fire crews through Thringstone this morning after a suspected battery fire.

Mon 21 November, 2022

Safer Nights campaign launches to stamp out violence

A new campaign to reduce violence and promote safer nights out in North West Leicestershire is set to launch. The Safer Nights launch event will take place on Saturday 26 November on Market Street in Ashby-de-la-Zouch to raise awareness of the..

Thu 17 November, 2022

Charity takes charge of electric vehicle

A charity offering weekly sing-alongs to boost mental health and wellbeing in Coalville, Ashby and beyond now has greener credentials thanks to the use of an electric vehicle.

Wed 16 November, 2022

New council and police Customer Centre to open in the middle of Coalville

North West Leicestershire District Council’s (NWLDC) new Customer Centre is due to open on Tuesday 29 November, once final preparations are complete.

Mon 14 November, 2022

Knitting group inspired to help premature babies

A local knitting group has donated handmade items to neonatal units across the Midlands to help keep premature babies warm. The Knit and Natter group at Newmarket in Coalville, were inspired to put their needle work to good use after a premature baby..

Thu 10 November, 2022

Festive showstopper to illuminate town centre for Christmas

A living snow globe is set to be the main attraction to bring cheer to families as Christmas in Coalville returns. Winter wonderland is coming to Coalville as an interactive snow globe is confirmed to take the spotlight in the town on Saturday 26..

Mon 7 November, 2022

Festive competitions launch to drive footfall for Christmas period

Businesses in Coalville can take part in two competitions to help encourage people into the town centre in the run up to the festive period. North West Leicestershire District Council’s (NWLDC) annual Best Dressed Window competition is returning..

Wed 2 November, 2022

Former stalwarts of Coalville Market keeping close to the community with high street shop

A family that traded on Coalville’s former market for 40 years is continuing to support the town’s high street thanks to a move to bricks and mortar.