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April 2020

Fri 3 April, 2020

Revitalisation Plan Revealed for Coalville’s Belvoir Shopping Centre

*Press released written and distributed by Gylo*  Gylo, the new owners of the Belvoir Shopping Centre in Coalville have announced that they have submitted a planning application to North West Leicestershire District Council to commence the first..

March 2020

Fri 6 March, 2020

Leicestershire authorities committed to being carbon neutral by 2030

Issued jointly by Blaby, Charnwood, Harborough, Hinckley and Bosworth, Melton, North West Leicestershire and Oadby and Wigston district and borough councils. The seven district and borough councils in Leicestershire have declared a collective..

February 2020

Thu 27 February, 2020

School children create polluted ‘ocean’ at local leisure centre

School children in Ashby-de-la-Zouch plunged into a swimming pool full of plastic bottles at a local leisure centre as a part of a school project to recreate a polluted ‘ocean’ and raise awareness of environmental issues.

Wed 26 February, 2020

NWLDC budget: setting aside money for carbon reduction, new council homes and future funding pressures

As it prepares for future financial changes, North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) has set out a programme of investment across the district whilst maintaining a positive budget.

Mon 24 February, 2020

District and borough councils form alliances to build on collaboration

All seven district and borough councils in Leicestershire have formed two alliances to develop more collaborative working. The councils already have a long and successful track record in collaborating to deliver excellent public services and this is..

Wed 19 February, 2020

Hood Park Leisure Centre reveals new-look facilities

Fitness fans in Ashby-de-la-Zouch can now benefit from new and improved facilities at a local leisure centre thanks to an extensive refurbishment as part of a £1.2million investment.

Wed 12 February, 2020

Affordable homes development in Coalville given the go ahead

An application for 130 affordable homes on land in Coalville was approved by North West Leicestershire District Council’s (NWLDC) Planning Committee on Tuesday 11 February.

Tue 11 February, 2020

Wanted! Traders encouraged to apply for Coalville’s Newmarket

Traders looking to move into a new modern and vibrant market being built in the heart of Coalville are being invited to submit their applications.

Tue 11 February, 2020

Walk together for a better future on new charity challenge

A new 75-mile challenge walk, the National Forest Trek, has been launched by a trio of charities.

January 2020

Wed 29 January, 2020

Sale of car parks to unlock Coalville town centre regeneration

Three of Coalville’s town centre car parks will be bought by Gylo, the new owners of the Belvoir Shopping Centre, as part of a regeneration deal with North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC).