Welcome to our new website
We've improved the site so you can easily:
- Report things to us - like dog fouling, graffiti and fly tipping
- Pay for things - like your Council Tax, business rates and fitness class bookings
- Request things - like a new wheelie bin or extra recycling containers
We've also improved the information on our website to make it easier for you to find what you're looking for.
Please take some time to look around the site and see what you can now do online with us.
You are currently on our news pages, where you will find all our latest news.
If you have a query about any of the news stories posted here, please contact the Communications Team.
Tue 19 February, 2019
A driver that turned a corner on the wrong side of the road, hit a cyclist and drove away without stopping has lost his licence to drive a taxi in North West Leicestershire. Shocking footage captured on the headcam of cyclist Dylan May shows the taxi..
Wed 6 February, 2019
New Coalville Leisure Centre and transformation of Hood Park a step closer as management partner chosen
Everyone Active chosen as NWLDC’s leisure management partner New £22 million leisure centre to be built in Coalville – expected 2021 £1.2 million revamp of Ashby Leisure Centre and Lido to take place in 2019 £1 million to be invested in..
Fri 1 February, 2019
UPDATE - Wednesday 6 February, Following the court's decision to stay the jail sentence the judiciary released the following statement: Spokesman for the judiciary: “On 28 January Mrs Neal was sentenced to 28 days imprisonment for breach of an..
Fri 25 January, 2019
A private hire driver has been given a 12-month community order for failing to disclose his licence history. Mr Ali Hassan, 35, was found guilty of fraud by false representation at Leicester Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, December 5. Hassan, of Patch..
Tue 22 January, 2019
A new indoor market and events space will be created in a former Coalville pub, thanks to investment by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC).
Mon 14 January, 2019
Changes to council tax discounts in North West Leicestershire will support care leavers and require people with second and empty homes to pay more.
Thu 10 January, 2019
The Leader of North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) has confirmed his commitment to the redesign of Marlborough Square in Coalville as part of the council’s work to regenerate the town.
Thu 10 January, 2019
A programme designed to help over 65s develop strength and balance, and ultimately prevent falls, has proven so popular it has been expanded. North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) organises the Steady Steps classes which are aimed at..
Mon 7 January, 2019
A community is gathering on Tuesday (8 January) to remember those that lost their lives in the tragic events of the Kegworth Air Disaster 30 years ago. Families of some of the victims and some of the survivors of the disaster will also attend the..
Fri 21 December, 2018
Free classes proven to help older people stay active, reduce their chances of falls and feel less socially isolated are available in North West Leicestershire. Organised by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC), the classes are..