Husbands Bosworth Parish Council

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Accessing library books and audiobooks online

With library sites closed across the county to protect public safety, library members can access thousands of digital books, audiobooks, magazines and newspapers for free through their phones, tablets or computers. The digital titles also offer a personalised and accessible experience with options for font sizes, translation and voice-overs.

To start using the digital library, visit: www.leicestershire.gov.uk/digital-library... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 11:19 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Local

Concessionary Bus Pass use - extended Hours

Leicestershire County Council has announced that it is extending the times that people eligible for concessionary travel can use their bus passes during the coronavirus outbreak.

The council is responding to supermarkets across the county opening earlier for older people and disabled people, to give the most vulnerable access to food and essential provisions.

The authority will relax the time restrictions... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 16:36 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Covid-19, Local, Transport

Bosworth Grange Site Closes

The Bosworth Grange building site on Welford Road has now closed for the foreseeable future.
The front of the main driveway from the road had the tarmac applied this morning, and this afternoon the temporary traffic lights and the fencing in the road are being dismantled, so that this section of the road should be free from obstruction for some time to come.

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:50 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: A5199, Buildings, Highways, Local, Transport

New Options to pay Council Tax over 12 months - From Harborough District Council

New options from Harborough District Council to pay Council Tax over 12 months:

"In light of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on residents, residents in the Harborough district who pay their Council Tax by 10 monthly instalments can now choose to pay over 12 months in the financial year to spread the cost.

Residents should email: counciltax@harborough.gov.uk if they would like to take this option... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:28 by Sarah Mason

Tags: District

New Options to pay Council Tax over 12 months - From Harborough District Council

New options from Harborough District Council to pay Council Tax over 12 months

In light of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on residents, residents in the Harborough district who pay their Council Tax by 10 monthly instalments can now choose to pay over 12 months in the financial year to spread the cost.

Residents should email: counciltax@harborough.gov.uk if they would like to take this option... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:28 by Sarah Mason

Tags: District

The Hexagon Benefice Magazine - Downloadable version

The April issue of The Hexagon Benefice Magazine is available for download here on the Husbands Bosworth Parish Council website.

Although this magazine is usually delivered door to door in its printed form, the current restrictions in place as part of the Government's Covid-19 response mean that it may not be possible for the usual deliveries to take place.

Instead, the magazine can be read on your computer,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:36 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Religion

Covid-19 News and Information Page for Husbands Bosworth Parish

A page has been created on the Parish Council website to collate the news, information and updates from the Parish Council relating to the current Covid-19 outbreak including:

Closures of Village Facilities; Closures of District and County Facilities; Volunteer Support information; Accessing Support for Vulnerable People...

Additional information will be added as it is received.

If you have any information... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 13:02 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Covid-19, News

Accessing Support during the Shielding and Protecting of Vulnerable People

The County Council's Customer Service Centre will be the single contact point for all people in Leicestershire who may need to seek support due to vulnerability.

To register to access support for things such as collection of prescription medication, transport to and from medical appointments, and collection of groceries and household supplies people should:

  • Follow the link in your letter or text message... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 11:32 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Community, Covid-19

Play Areas Closed - Playing Fields Open

Following the Prime Minister's national address on the evening of Monday 23rd March 2020, and in line with Government directive, the Play Area and Skate Park in Husbands Bosworth have been closed from Midnight on 23rd March for a minimum period of 21 days.

We request that all residents remain out of the play area and skate park for the duration of the closure. No equipment safety checks will be carried... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 09:04 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Covid-19, Green Space, Play Area

Parish Office Closure - alternative contact information

Husbands Bosworth Parish Council has taken the decision, in light of recent Government Guidance to practice Social Distancing and to implement Home Working wherever possible, that the Parish Office will be closed for the foreseeable future.

The Clerk will continue to carry out the day-to-day duties of the Council remotely.

The Council hopes that this decision will help to ensure continuation of services... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 23:01 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Office

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