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News published May 2022

  • Planning lead raises concerns over homes target

    Published 31 May 2022

    The Borough Council’s Executive Member for Housing, Councillor David Bill, has raised his grave concerns over the number of new homes that must be built in the Hinckley and Bosworth area over the next 14 years.

  • Heard about monkeypox?

    Published 26 May 2022

    You may have heard about monkeypox in the news recently. But what is it, what are the symptoms and how can you access help and information?

  • Council Leader thanks local charity for work undertaken for the people of Ukraine

    Published 25 May 2022

    Borough Council Leader Stuart Bray has thanked staff and volunteers at Feed the Hungry, the Hinckley-based charity for all the work undertaken over the past few months in aid of people in Ukraine.

  • Music in the Mead returns

    Published 24 May 2022

    The first in a series of popular outdoor live music performances wowed the crowds on Saturday afternoon (21 May) when Out of Gas performed popular covers of pop from the sixties to the present day.

  • Centenary commemoration for war memorial

    Published 24 May 2022

    Hinckley’s war memorial was dedicated in a public event on Friday (May 20).

  • Hinckley is bouncing back

    Published 23 May 2022

    AN IMPRESSIVE nine out of ten shops in Hinckley town centre are now occupied according to the latest survey that measures occupancy in town centre business premises.

  • Combined event will honour our Armed Forces and commemorate the Falkland 40-year anniversary

    Published 20 May 2022

    A SPECIAL service and parade will be held in Hinckley on Saturday 25 June to enable people to show their support for the Armed Forces.

  • Fact sheet - Mayor Dawn Glenville

    Published 18 May 2022

    The following fact sheet has been issued to coincide with the election of Councillor DAWN GLENVILLE as Mayor of the Borough for 2022 to 23 at the Council's annual meeting on Tuesday 17 May.

  • Centenary war memorial families found

    Published 12 May 2022

    Descendants of bereaved mothers who took part in the ceremony to unveil Hinckley’s War Memorial one hundred years ago have been found following a public appeal to trace them.

  • Mallory Mile returns on Monday 6 June

    Published 12 May 2022

    The ever-popular Mallory Mile returns on Monday 6 June to the Mallory Park Circuit in Kirkby Mallory as part of local celebrations for National Bike Week. 

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