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Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council is a borough council serving the people, communities and businesses of Hinckley & Bosworth in south west Leicestershire.
The council serves approximately 100 000 inhabitants over 16 wards with 34 elected councillors and with approximately 400 full-time and part-time staff.
The council is one of seven district (or borough) councils in Leicestershire which operate within a two tier system where responsibilities are divided between the district or borough council and Leicestershire County Council.
The council administers a full range of district council duties and works in partnership with Leicestershire County Council and many other agencies, such as the NHS, the Police and the Fire Service.
The council's vision is to become a borough to be proud of having:
- Cleaner & greener neighbourhoods
- Thriving economy
- Safer and healthier Borough
- Strong and distinctive communities
- Decent, well managed and affordable housing