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February 2024

Wed 28 February, 2024

Community Lottery Scheme approved

A community lottery that will put money towards good causes and community funding was approved by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) this week.

Thu 22 February, 2024

Balanced NWLDC budget approved

North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) has approved a balanced budget, which has reduced its predicted funding gap by almost £2 million.

Mon 19 February, 2024

Have your say on the future of recycling in North West Leicestershire

The current recycling system in North West Leicestershire could be binned in favour of new containers.

Thu 15 February, 2024

Roadshow coming to Leicestershire to promote health and wellbeing to local communities

Informative stalls, community engagement and a free climbing wall are all available at the upcoming Health and Wellbeing Roadshow organised and hosted by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) and Everyone Active.

Wed 14 February, 2024

Plastic bags and wrapping to be collected from homes in recycling trial

More than 6,500 homes in North West Leicestershire will be able to recycle plastic bags with their normal recycling as part of a national trial.

Fri 2 February, 2024

Improvement plan agreed to drive up standards in council housing

The management of council housing repairs in North West Leicestershire will be improved following a review by the district council.

Fri 2 February, 2024

Final NWLDC budget recommended for approval by Council in February

North West Leicestershire District Council’s (NWLDC) budget proposing a 2.75% increase in council tax alongside over £4 million worth of one-off investment will go to Council for consideration on Thursday 22 February 2024.

January 2024

Fri 26 January, 2024

Flood-hit residents urged to apply for Government funding

Flood-hit householders and businesses can now apply for Government cash to help them get back on their feet after Storm Henk.

Wed 24 January, 2024

Bra recycling for cancer research

Unwanted bras can now be recycled in three North West Leicestershire locations to raise money for vital breast cancer research.

Tue 23 January, 2024

Councillors to discuss draft budget proposals

Cabinet meets on Wednesday 31 January, the agenda includes the proposed budget for the next financial year.