A new lottery with a £25,000 jackpot is launching in the District of Blaby to support local good causes.
Blaby District Council's Councillors approved plans for the authority to launch its own online community lottery, Love Blaby Lottery, to benefit local community organisations across the local area.
Tickets cost just £1, with 60p given to local good causes, compared to only 28p in every... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 05 Sep 2017 10:20 by Clerk to the Council
The September programme for the BB19 youth bus has just been announced. The bus will be in Huncote on Monday nights.
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Posted: Thu, 31 Aug 2017 14:27 by Clerk to the Council
The summer programme for the BB19 youth bus during August 2017 has just been announced. The bus will be in Huncote for one night only.
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Posted: Sat, 05 Aug 2017 11:01 by Clerk to the Council
Leicester Animal Aid, a local dog and cat rescue and rehoming Charity based in Huncote, is taking part in "Animal rescue Live: Supervet Special", a new Channel 4 programme called presented by Professor Noel Fitpatrick (The Supervet), Steve Jones and Kate Quilton along with celebrity guests.
Britain is home to more than 16 million pet dogs and cats, but every year 250,000 domestic animals find themselves... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Aug 2017 11:13 by Clerk to the Council
Users of the Narborough railway station are cordially invited to attend a public meeting to discuss concerns about the above. The group arranging the meeting propose to form either a User Group or Station Adoption Group and the meeting has been planned to address this issue. The date of the meeting is Thursday 17th August 2017 and it will commence at 19.30.
A copy of the notice currently displayed at... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 18:59 by Clerk to the Council
Details of the General Election results are all tallied and confirmed, following yesterday's election.
Alberto Costa MP (Conservative) was re-elected, with 44.05% of the vote for the Blaby South constituency.
For more information on the Results please visit Blaby District Council's election pages on their website.
Posted: Fri, 09 Jun 2017 15:23 by Clerk to the Council
Leicestershire Police have made the following statement after the recent terrorist attack in London (click here for link).
Posted: Mon, 05 Jun 2017 14:47 by Clerk to the Council
A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Forest Road, Huncote (see attached plan). The purpose of the TTRO is to facilitate patching works.
The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure, prohibition of waiting and loading at any time.
The duration of the TTRO is for a period not exceeding 5 days commencing 5th July 2017
The actual duration of the restriction... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 May 2017 16:19 by Clerk to the Council
In light of recent cyber events, I would be grateful if you could please assist us in pushing out advice from the National Cyber Security Centre - https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/guidance/ransomware-latest-ncsc-guidance.
This is advice for both home users (individuals) and businesses of all sizes.
It is ABSOLUTELY CRITICAL that users upgrade to Supported Operating Systems (Windows 7 and above).
For those on XP... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 May 2017 16:39 by Clerk to the Council
A call for volunteers has been made to help with community transport schemes within the District of Blaby.
Three organisations: Commbus, Braunstone Town Community Minibus and the Community Action Partnership Social Car Scheme currently serve the district, making over 18,000 passenger journeys during 2015-16.
Each scheme is a lifeline for many older, disabled or isolated residents in the district who... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 May 2017 12:47 by Clerk to the Council