Tags: Charnwood

Tips are Closed

All of the recycling and household waste sites have been closed by Leicestershire County Council. More information is available on the county council website.

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:48 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Charnwood, Community, Covid 19

Garden waste service update

The garden waste service was suspended on March 23 and it is now clear that it will not be operating for some time.

This is because Serco is experiencing staff shortages due to the coronavirus pandemic and they are having to divert staff to ensure the recycling and refuse service is maintained.

More information can be found on this news story.

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:44 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Charnwood, Community, Covid 19

Garden waste service suspended - please DO NOT put your brown bins out

Charnwood Borough Council have made the decision with Serco to suspend garden waste collections for 2 weeks from Monday 23rd March.

Please DO NOT put your brown bins out.

In the meantime, they would encourage customers to manage their garden waste at home such as by home composting if they can.

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 09:42 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Charnwood

Charnwood Borough Council Closed to the Public

Following the government's latest advice on social distancing, the Council offices in Southfield Road, Loughborough are now closed to the public.

You will still be able to access Council services and information through the website - www.charnwood.gov.uk - or by calling 01509 263151.

For the latest information on the services, please visit www.charnwood.gov.uk/coronavirus

It may also be worth signing... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 09:39 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Charnwood

Preferred Option Consultation on the Draft Charnwood Local Plan 2019-36

Charnwood Borough Council is currently preparing a new Local Plan. Once adopted this framework will set the planning framework for Charnwood up to 2036.

This is open to consultation from Monday 4th November to Monday 16th December at 5.00 pm.

https://www.charnwood.gov.uk/pages/draft_charnwood_local_plan_2019_36

Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 13:55 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Charnwood, Consultation

Charnwood Borough Council's Holiday Activity Programme

The latest holiday programme is for the October half-term and runs from Monday 14th October to Friday 18th October, 2019. Charnwood have put together an exciting programme of activities across the borough.

Below is a copy of the October holiday timetable and information on the activities:

Posted: Wed, 09 Oct 2019 13:39 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Charnwood, Community, Holiday Activities, News

Charnwood's "Big Switch" offers energy bills savings

Residents in Charnwood are being offered the chance to sign up to the 'Big Switch' with the possibility of saving more than £240 a year on energy bills.

The borough council has launched the Charnwood Big Switch, a collective switching scheme to help residents change energy suppliers with ease and get a better deal.

The scheme is delivered by the Council and iChoosr, an independent specialist provider... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:11 by Phil Laughton

Tags: Charnwood, Community, News