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May 2022

Fri 20 May, 2022

Get ready for an active adventure and be in with a chance of winning some great prizes

* Shared on behalf of Active Together The Let's Get Moving Active Adventure Challenge is coming to a park near you from May 23rd to June 5th 2022! Eight parks across Leicestershire and Rutland are hosting the Let’s Get Moving Active Adventure..

Wed 18 May, 2022

Councils to consider approach over housing and employment distribution

District councils across Leicestershire, working with the City Council and County Council, have agreed to consider a proposed approach to the distribution of new homes and employment land to meet future needs which cannot be accommodated in..

Fri 13 May, 2022

New Chairman of North West Leicestershire announced

Councillor Russell Boam was presented with the ceremonial chains of office of Chairman of North West Leicestershire this week.

Thu 12 May, 2022

Discarded cigarette end costs litter lout more than £500

A litter lout is counting the cost of throwing a cigarette butt from a car window in North West Leicestershire after being fined a total of more than £500.

Wed 11 May, 2022

North West Leicestershire District Council appoints new Chief Executive

North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) has appointed a new Chief Executive. At a meeting of Full Council on Tuesday 10 May 2022, councillors agreed to appoint Allison Thomas, who will join the authority in August.

Mon 9 May, 2022

Solar Together scheme launches in district

North West Leicestershire District Council has partnered with Leicestershire authorities and iChoosr to help residents looking to add solar panels to their homes, with the Solar Together scheme.

Mon 9 May, 2022

Coalville’s Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations announced

Queen and Beatles tribute acts will headline the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebration in Coalville this summer. Families in the town will enjoy live music, children’s rides and entertainment as the town comes together to mark the 70th anniversary..

April 2022

Wed 27 April, 2022

Help Coalville dress to impress for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Businesses and artists are being encouraged to help decorate Coalville to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

Tue 26 April, 2022

Electric charging points coming to Measham car park

Electric vehicle drivers will soon be able to charge in Measham thanks to four brand-new charging points in a council-owned car park.

Thu 21 April, 2022

North West Leicestershire litter pickers clean up district’s streets

Volunteers in North West Leicestershire have rallied together to combat litter in the district as part of this year’s Great British Spring Clean. North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) invited local residents to take part in its ‘Pick..