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December 2017

Fri 15 December, 2017

Council’s Christmas opening hours

The Council Offices in Coalville will be closed at times during the festive period and residents are encouraged to use the council’s website – - to find out information, request assistance, report issues and pay for..

Wed 13 December, 2017

Vote for your favourite as businesses and stalls get festive

Everyone likes getting a bit dressed up for Christmas – and the businesses and market stalls in Coalville are no exception. Sixteen businesses around the town and seven stalls at Coalville Market Hall have got into the spirit of things and have..

Wed 13 December, 2017

Kegworth chippy ordered to close after food poisoning allegations

A Kegworth fish bar has been shut down by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) after prolonged food hygiene failures and claims from customers about food poisoning. Gary and Vincent Bailey, the co-owners of Bailey’s Fish Bar in Derby..

Mon 11 December, 2017

Cold weather - advice and council services

Advice on council services in the cold weather - December 2017

Wed 6 December, 2017

#CelebrateSafely this Christmas

*Shared in partnership with Leicestershire Police* Police in North West Leicestershire together with North West Leicestershire District Council launch their Celebrate Safely campaign in the run up to the festive season. On Tuesday 14 November the..

Tue 5 December, 2017

Recycling site misuse causing misery for many

Residents in North West Leicestershire are being urged to respect the rules of recycling sites after several instances of fly-tipping across the district. Businesses dumping commercial waste in the bins, individuals fly-tipping items that cannot be..

Tue 5 December, 2017

Families enjoy Christmas in Coalville

The festive season officially arrived on Saturday as Christmas in Coalville attracted crowds to the town. This year an additional entertainment area at Memorial Square hosted a barrel organ and music from the Leicestershire Co-op Band, which filled..

Tue 5 December, 2017

Schools, athletes, clubs and volunteers recognised at North West Leicestershire Sports Awards

Exceptional and inspiring sports personalities have been recognised for their efforts and achievements at the annual North West Leicestershire Sports Awards at Hermitage Leisure Centre. The event on Thursday 23 November celebrated the amazing..

Tue 5 December, 2017

Toy Trail challenge for children this Christmas

Families will explore Coalville town centre this Christmas as they take on the town’s festive Toy Trail. Toys will be hidden all around Coalville and North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) is turning to the children of the town to track..

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