Shop Safe, Shop Local – that's the message for our campaign to support local high streets in Charnwood.
Along with partners we are calling on people to support their local high streets and reassure them that significant steps have been taken to ensure visitors are safe when shopping in the borough.
High streets have extra signage to remind people of the need for social distancing, barriers have... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 May 2021 14:45 by Julie Lovatt
We have received several enquiries regarding what to do with bags of litter that have been litter picked by volunteers. We have contacted Charnwood Borough Council and they have given the following advice...
Charnwood Borough Council can supply bags for litter picking and arrange for their collection once full from either the public highway or your property, whichever is easiest.
Please email email@example.com... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 02 Apr 2021 09:25 by Julie Lovatt
We are committed to supporting businesses preparing to reopen after lockdown and have created a survey to help us capture and understand how the local hospitality sector is planning to reopen. We would really appreciate your participation in completing the survey.
Posted: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 09:30 by Julie Lovatt
The course is FREE to adults living in Charnwood.
Anyone interested will need to send an email to at firstname.lastname@example.org. Place will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. There will be more of these courses over the next few months if you miss out this time with waiting times being kept to a minimum. . The pilot course had great feedback from the people who attended. It is open... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 09:15 by Julie Lovatt
Shop Local in Charnwood shopping site is a virtual high street which supports local businesses, giving them an opportunity to sell products or list as a directory on a digital high street. Local customers can continue to shop local and purchase from the shops using delivery or click & collect options. There is also the option to feature as a directory, enabling customers to click through to the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 15:30 by Julie Lovatt
These applications are on the agenda for the Charnwood Borough Council Plans Committee that is being held virtually at 5.00pm this evening. There has been a lot of interest and opposition with these applications within the village, and the Parish Council have also opposed these applications. Charnwood Borough Council Planning Officers are recommending approval, but the decision will be made by the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 11:00 by Julie Lovatt
Along with our waste partners Serco, we have agreed our waste collection schedule for the Christmas period, starting on Monday December 21 and ending on Monday January 4, 2021.
The full details of the changes can be found at www.charnwood.gov.uk/christmas_waste_collection.
This year, we have opted not to have hangers or stickers printed for the bins. Instead, we have created a Christmas waste collections... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 11:30 by Julie Lovatt
Council working with the HSE to make sure businesses remain COVID-secure
Charnwood Borough Council is working with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to contact businesses in the borough to make sure they remain COVID-secure and to help tackle coronavirus (COVID-19) in the local area.
The checks will begin on Monday September 21 and will take place over five weeks. In that time, 235 local businesses... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:00 by Julie Lovatt
My Charnwood is a great tool on the Charnwood Borough Council website.
All you have to do if put in your postcode and choose your address from the dropdown. You will be taken to the webpage above, which is built specifically for your address.
The webpage includes your bin collection days (so you know which days to put out your green and black bins - and your brown bin if you are a subscriber to the Garden... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 10:30 by Julie Lovatt
Covid-19 measures brought in as free parking extended until end of July.
Work is underway to make borough council car parks in Loughborough more Covid-19 secure.
Charnwood Borough Council is installing contactless barriers and ticket machines at Beehive Lane and Granby Street car parks.
The Council has also committed to supporting local businesses for longer by keeping parking free in all council-owned... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 11:30 by Julie Lovatt