2016 press releases

  • Parish and community grants top £1million

    Published Friday, 29 April 2016

    OVER £1MILLION has been awarded to community groups in parishes across Hinckley & Bosworth since the Borough Council launched its Parish and Community Initiative Fund in 2005.

  • Get set for parking changes in Hinckley

    Published Tuesday, 26 April 2016

    DRIVERS in Hinckley are reminded that Mount Road Car Park will become the new Leisure Centre Car Park from Sunday (1 May).

  • Affordable housing scheme approved

    Published Tuesday, 26 April 2016

    A DERELICT former hosiery factory site in Hinckley will soon be redeveloped to create 68 affordable homes in the town centre.

  • Calling all performers

    Published Wednesday, 20 April 2016

    DRAMA groups, musicians and other performers - as well as local schools - now have the chance to air their talents for free in the bandstand in Hinckley's Argents Mead.

  • New Sunday Market in Hinckley

    Published Tuesday, 19 April 2016

    A new Sunday Market will be open for business in Hinckley town centre for the first time during May.

  • Over 22,500 households sign-up for the garden waste collection service

    Published Tuesday, 19 April 2016

    OVER 22,500 households across Hinckley & Bosworth Borough have now signed-up for the council’s new garden waste collection scheme.

  • Drawing prize exhibition returns to the Atkins Gallery

    Published Thursday, 14 April 2016

    THE prestigious Coventry University Drawing Prize will be returning to Hinckley's Atkins Gallery this month, following its successful staging in the gallery last year.

  • Dogs must be microchipped

    Published Wednesday, 13 April 2016

    DOG owners are being reminded that since 6 April, their pets must be microchipped or they run the risk of a £500 fine.

  • Family fun promised at Burbage Common Open Day

    Published Wednesday, 13 April 2016

    A FUN-PACKED day for the whole family is promised when Burbage Common holds its 22nd annual open day in May.

  • Opening date announced for Hinckley's new £15m leisure centre

    Published Tuesday, 12 April 2016

    Hinckley's new £15m state-of-the-art leisure centre will open its doors to all users for the first time from Tuesday 3 May 2016.

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