2017 press releases

  • Christmas and New Year arrangements

    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 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.

  • Noisy neighbour fined £1,100

    Published Thursday, 16 November 2017

    A NOISY neighbour, who continued to disturb fellow residents in a block of flats despite official warnings to stop, was fined £1,100 by Leicester magistrates.

  • Children’s play area extended

    Published Friday, 10 November 2017

    AN extension to the hugely popular children's play area in Argents Mead has now been opened.

  • War memorial benches installed at Hinckley War Memorial

    Published Friday, 03 November 2017

    WITH the centenary of the end of the First World War only a year away, two special war memorial benches have been installed at Hinckley War Memorial in time for Remembrance Sunday.

  • Hinckley’s spectacular Christmas lights switch-on

    Published Thursday, 02 November 2017

    THOUSANDS of people are expected to visit Hinckley town centre later this month to see the town’s spectacular Christmas lights switched on.

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