2017 press releases

  • Local retailer to open in Hinckley superstore

    Published Wednesday, 13 December 2017

    A LOCAL FURNITURE RETAILER is set to open in the former Co-op Super store building early next year.

  • Hinckley carols around the tree

    Published Tuesday, 12 December 2017

    HINCKLEY’S annual outdoor carol service brought some early festive spirit to the town centre last week.

  • Let’s talk turkey

    Published Tuesday, 05 December 2017

    WITH TWO THIRDS of UK households choosing to have roast turkey for Christmas dinner, the Council and the Food Standards Agency (FSA) are offering tips on how to you can safely prepare turkey at home

  • Hinckley wins Best Market Town in Leicestershire

    Published Tuesday, 05 December 2017

    HINCKLEY has won the best market town in Leicestershire award in the annual Leicestershire Promotions 2017 Tourism and Hospitality Awards.

  • Christmas and New Year arrangements 2017

    Published Thursday, 30 November 2017

    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:

  • Free parking on Tuesdays this Christmas

    Published Thursday, 30 November 2017

    CHRISTMAS shopping in Hinckley will be given a boost this year with free car parking on Tuesday afternoons in the run-up to Christmas.

  • Consultation on future plans moves step closer

    Published Thursday, 30 November 2017

    A DECISION about consulting the public on the first stage of Hinckley & Bosworth’s new draft Local Plan and the consultation draft of the Leicester and Leicestershire Strategic Growth Plan is due

  • A splash of colour

    Published Tuesday, 28 November 2017

    A COLOURFUL EXHIBITION opening in December in Hinckley’s Atkins Gallery is ideal for brightening up wintery days.

  • Lucky winners will get free garden waste collections

    Published Monday, 27 November 2017

    ANYONE in Hinckley & Bosworth who sets up a direct debit for their garden waste collection service before 31 January 2018 could win next year's collection for free.

  • Borough celebrates its sporting heroes (published 23/11/2017)

    Published Thursday, 23 November 2017

    ROB BEASLEY, award winning sports writer, best selling author and TV pundit was the special guest at this year's Hinckley and Bosworth Sports and Health Alliance Awards evening.

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