Husbands Bosworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Husbands Bosworth

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Harborough District - Noise Complaints

Harborough District - Noise Complaints

Residents enjoying the lighter nights are being urged to be mindful of their actions with Harborough Community Safety Partnership urging residents to be respectful to their communities as part of the 'Respect and Tolerate' campaign.

Harborough Community Safety Partnership advises: "This year, with us all stuck at home, it is no different. Our consistent advice is respect and tolerate. Remain respectful... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 May 2020 10:25 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Community, District, Local, Social

Hoarding Awareness Week - Information and Resources

Hoarding Awareness Week - Information and Resources

This week is National Hoarding Awareness Week (18-25 May)

Set up by the Chief Fire Officers Association, the campaign is being supported by the Environmental Team at Harborough District Council.

It is estimated that more than a million people in the UK may have a hoarding disorder, which can range from mild, where it may not have an impact on someone's life, to severe, where it seriously affects someone's... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 11:00 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Community, District, Health, Local, Social

Her Majesty The Queen to send a message to the nation to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

Her Majesty The Queen to send a message to the nation to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

The UK Government has announced revised plans to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day which will include an address from Her Majesty The Queen.

In line with government guidance, the original plans for VE Day 75, which included a veteran procession, had to be adjusted due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has announced a new programme that will allow members of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 11:04 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Local, News

VE Day 75 - Celebrate at Home

VE Day 75 - Celebrate at Home

This year, Friday 8 May is the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day. VE Day marked an end to nearly six years of World War II, and in towns and cities across the world people marked the victory with street parties, dancing and singing. While street parties are not currently an option, you may wish to re-create that war-time spirit in your own homes.

Combatstress.org.uk are offering a free... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 09:41 by Sarah Mason

Tags: Community, Events, Local, Social

New HELPING HANDS Group now well under way

The new Helping Hands group has helped many people in the first three weeks of its existence. If you are self-isolating or keeping yourself safe indoors and need some assistance with tasks such as shopping, fetching prescriptions, dog-walking, etc. then there are people in Husbands Bosworth who may be able to help you.

You will probably have had a leaflet through your door in the last few days giving... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 15:34 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Health, Local, News, Social

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

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

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

'HELPING HANDS' group set up in Bosworth in response to COVID-19

Yesterday a new group called Helping Hands was set up in Bosworth to offer help to anyone SELF-ISOLATING, or just keeping themselves safe indoors because of COVID-19 (the new Coronavirus).

If you need help with picking up shopping, posting mail, urgent supplies, fetching prescriptions, internet help or maybe just a friendly chat on the phone, call or text one of these numbers and the Helping Hands network... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 19:44 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Community, Health, Local, Social

Car Driven At Police in High Street Burglary Attempt

Police were alerted after shutters were forced at our supermarket at around 1.00 am this morning. A Police DC, Chantel Booth, was clipped by the car in Bell Lane and she was also threatened with a crowbar.

More on www.harboroughfm.co.uk

Posted: Sat, 08 Feb 2020 10:15 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Buildings, Community, News, Transport, police