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February 2023

Fri 3 February, 2023

Applications now open for funding to celebrate the King’s Coronation

To celebrate the coronation of King Charles III, groups in North West Leicestershire can apply for funding to mark the occasion. Parish councils, community groups and schools are among those who can apply for North West Leicestershire District..

Thu 2 February, 2023

Back to the books for Barthorpe’s Barbers’ Maria

An entrepreneurial mother of five has been inspired to go back to college and launch a new career following the expansion of the family-run corner shop.

January 2023

Wed 25 January, 2023

Community group calls for new recruits and feedback to enhance park

A local community group that has campaigned to improve Coalville Park is looking for new volunteers and will host an event to raise its profile. Residents looking to get involved in the community and share feedback on Coalville Park are invited to..

Fri 20 January, 2023

North West Leicestershire secures £2.5 million Government investment

Businesses and communities in North West Leicestershire will benefit from nearly £2.5 million of new funding following the district council’s successful bid to the government’s UK Shared Prosperity Fund. North West Leicestershire District..

Wed 18 January, 2023

Have your say on council spending

North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) is inviting residents, tenants and businesses to comment on how it plans to spend and save money in the coming years.

Tue 17 January, 2023

Long-term plan for recycling and waste set to progress

Press release shared on behalf of the Leicestershire Waste Partnership

December 2022

Fri 23 December, 2022

New Year date set for demolition of former leisure centre

Contractors will start demolishing Whitwick’s former leisure centre building in the New Year.

Wed 21 December, 2022

Council condemns vandalism of Queen’s memorial

The destruction of a living memorial to the late Queen Elizabeth II in Coalville has been condemned. North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) installed a collection of trees in Coalville Park to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum..

Tue 20 December, 2022

Festive prizes for Warren Hills’ budding artists

A pair of pupils from Coalville are saddling up before Christmas after winning a festive design competition.

Tue 20 December, 2022

Businesses crowned winners of best dressed window competition

Two Coalville businesses have been crowned the winners of this year’s Best Dressed Window competition. Elizabeth Grace Hair and Beauty and Kat’s Antiques, both located on the High Street, were declared the favourites in North West Leicestershire..