Husbands Bosworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Husbands Bosworth

Tags: Health

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Online Arthritis Action Group

Online Arthritis Action Groups

Arthritis Action Groups are an opportunity for people with arthritis to talk with others and share their tips on how to manage their arthritis and stay active whilst at home, and we actively welcome new attendees. We discuss a variety of self-management techniques. Participants will need to contact us directly for the log in instructions for the meeting, and we have produced... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 19:52 by Clerk

Tags: Health, News

FOOTBALL MATCHES ALLOWED TO RESTART

We'll have football matches on the Recreation Ground again from tomorrow, Saturday 1 August. As the FA has decided that grassroots football may play competitively again, friendly matches have been arranged, and the first two will take place this Saturday and Sunday. Why not come up and watch?

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 08:57 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Football, Green Space, Health, News

PLAY AREA REFURBISHMENT COMPLETE

The work to install the new Play Carpet at the Children's Play Area is now complete and the Play Area is now open for business! The wooden steps up to the slide have now been replaced also, although it's proving difficult to source bark chip to finish this off. We're still working on this one!

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 08:49 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Amenities, Green Space, Health, News, Play Area

Play Area Re-opens

The Parish Council is pleased to announce that the Play Area is open once more for all children up to 12 years. Following government advice, we have run safety checks, completed a Risk Assessment and put up advisory notices for parents and children to read. You are especially advised to use hand sanitiser before and after you use any equipment.

Make the most of this opportunity now, as we will shortly... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 23:56 by Patricia Hobson

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Health, News, Play Area

Sign up to the Citizens’ Panel and help improve local health services

Sign up to the Citizens’ Panel and help improve local health services

People in Husbands Bosworth are invited to sign up to a new online network to share their experiences of NHS services and help shape the future of local NHS services.

The NHS Citizens' Panel has been set up by local NHS organisations to gather public views and opinions on a wide variety of health topics, which will be used to help us to understand peoples' experiences and what matters most to them.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 10:51 by Clerk

Tags: Health, Local

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

Plea for the Return of Medical Aids Loaned into the Community

Plea for the Return of Medical Aids Loaned into the Community

A plea for the return of medical aids no longer required has been launched by East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG.

If you have been loaned a bed, mattress, hoist or commode that you no longer need, please arrange for it to be returned as much of this equipment could be recycled and reused. If you have other equipment to return, please keep hold of it and arrange for it to be collected after the COVID-19... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 24 May 2020 11:20 by Clerk

Tags: Health, Local

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

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