2014 press releases

  • A new home from a derelict property

    Published Tuesday, 16 December 2014

    A semi derelict property in Hinckley has been transformed into a warm, welcoming home by the Borough Council as part of a government-funded scheme to bring empty homes back into use.

  • Winning Unsung Hero hails from Hinckley & Bosworth again!

    Published Monday, 15 December 2014

    Jill Stidever from Markfield has beaten off stiff competition from 15 regional winners to be declared national winner of the BBC Get Inspired Unsung Hero Award 2014.

  • Meeting of City Deal councils

    Published Monday, 15 December 2014

    Issued on behalf of West Midlands Councils.

  • Council hopes A5 dualling will lead to bigger scheme

    Published Friday, 12 December 2014

    GOVERNMENT plans to upgrade the A5 between the Dodwells Bridge roundabout and the Longshoot junction to a dual carriageway have been welcomed by the Borough Council.

  • Christmas and New Year arrangements

    Published Tuesday, 09 December 2014

    THE following opening times during the Christmas and New Year period have been announced by the Borough Council, together with the arrangements that have been made for various council services:

  • Check the ratings before eating out

    Published Tuesday, 09 December 2014

    ANYONE who is planning that special Christmas meal with work colleagues, friends or family is reminded to ‘look before you book’ before eating out this year.

  • Civic carol service in Hinckley

    Published Monday, 08 December 2014

    HINCKLEY and Bosworth’s civic carol service will take place on Sunday (14 December) at St Mary’s Church in Hinckley (LE10 1DW).

  • TV reporter at sports awards event

    Published Wednesday, 03 December 2014

    TV sports reporter Nat Jackson, together with BMX pro cyclist Keelan Philips, were the special guests at this year's Hinckley and Bosworth Sports and Health Alliance Awards evening.

  • Silent Night Carols around the tree

    Published Tuesday, 02 December 2014

    AN OUTDOOR CAROL SERVICE in Hinckley next week will help to commemorate the centenary of the First World War and the famous Christmas football game that took place in 1914.

  • Residents warned over cold calling scam

    Published Tuesday, 02 December 2014

    Residents in Hinckley and Bosworth are being warned to be on their guard after a door to door salesman wrongly claimed that his product was endorsed by the Borough Council.

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