Husbands Bosworth Parish Council

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Leicestershire Warm Homes Fund

Leicestershire Warm Homes Fund

Leicestershire County Council has received funding from the Affordable Warmth Fund to deliver first time gas central heating to eligible households.

Much of Harborough District is not connected to the gas mains and this too can lead to much higher bills. The scheme is due to launch shortly and will be run by Eon.

Harborough District Council is already working to identify areas where the number of properties... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 May 2020 10:42 by Clerk

Tags: District, Grant, Health, Local

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 Clerk

Tags: Community, District, Local, Social

Market Harborough Waste Site - Booking System

Market Harborough Waste Site - Booking System

The Household Waste Site in Market Harborough has re-opened on an appointment only basis for the following types of waste:

  • Garden waste
  • Wood and chipboard
  • Non-recyclable household waste e.g. black bags or items that don't fit in your wheelie bin
  • Hardcore and soil (charges apply – card payments only, taken contactless on site)
  • Plasterboard (charges apply – card payments only, taken contactless... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 15:25 by Clerk

Tags: Amenities, District, Facilities, Health, Local, News

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 Clerk

Tags: Community, District, Health, Local, Social

Online Exercise Class for Fall Prevention

Online Exercise Class for Fall Prevention

The Health and Wellbeing team at Harborough District Council have put together a Steady Steps online class together with an experienced instructor to support with falls prevention.

The online class is a great gentle exercise session for those struggling with their mobility.

Please follow the link below to visit YouTube to access the video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJJy4UN4uUg

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 09:05 by Clerk

Tags: District, Health, Local

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 Clerk

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 Clerk

Tags: District

Harborough District Council Christmas Arrangements

Harborough District Council Christmas Arrangements

Bin tags (luggage label style tags) are being placed on black bins across the Harborough district to let residents know the dates of their Christmas bin collections.

Residents, who have already subscribed to the council's garden waste collection service, will receive an extra green bin collection during the weeks commencing 13 and 20 January 2020 (the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 11:18 by Clerk

Tags: District