As part of Leicestershire County Council's Economic Growth priorities, the 2013/14 Capital Grant Programme is designed to help rural enterprise growth and development. Businesses are urged to bid for grant support which is designed to assist the rural economy and create local jobs.
A total of £100,000 is available to help small companies who work in the land-based, food and drink, tourism and creative sectors. The grants will be given out by Leicestershire Rural Partnership (LRP), which aims to improve life for those living and working in rural areas. More »
For further information concerning the programme, please download an application form and accompanying guidance notes or contact Peter McLaren, Policy & Partnerships Manager: Email; email@example.com or Tel; 0116 3053910.
Interested businesses should consider their eligibility as outlined in the 'scheme criteria' and follow the 'application process' as referenced within the guidance notes. Applications to this round of bids are requested by no later than 5.00pm, Wednesday, 10th July 2013 » Less
East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Leicester City CCG and West Leicestershire CCG are planning to develop GP out of hours and NHS phone support services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland and commission them from a single provider.
They are keen to understand the views of patients, the public and stakeholders about our plans, particularly what works and what doesn’t work in current services. At the moment phone support is via the NHS Direct number, but a new 111 service will soon be in place. More »
They are therefore organising workshops on
1) Wednesday 29th May between 6.30 pm and 8.00pm at:
Venue: John Storer House
Address: Ward's End, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3HA
Tel: 01509 631750
2) Tuesday 4th June between 6.30 pm and 8.00pm at:
Venue: Welland Park Academy
Address: Welland Park Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 9DR
Telephone: 01858 464 795
Light refreshments will be served from 6.00pm and there will be full disabled access.
If you would like to attend, please reply by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org and include in your reply which organisation you represent (if applicable) or telephone her on 0116 295 4183. Please also let her know if you have any special requirements.
For further information, please contact:
Communications and Engagement
Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit
T: 0116 295 4133
St John’s House
30 East Street
LE1 6NB » Less
Consultation Period 12th April – 24th May 2013
North West Leicestershire District Council are currently consulting on significant changes made to their Core Strategy.
The Core Strategy is the Development Plan Document which sets out the strategy, vision, objectives and policies for the District up to 2031.
Details will be available to view and comment on at the following locations during the consultation period:-
Main Reception at the Council Offices in Coalville
Castle Donington Library
Measham Library More »
Further information can be found by clicking the title link above and within the attached statement. » Less
As part of a Countywide awareness campaign, North West Leicestershire District Council are working with partner organisations to promoting their awareness raising campaign.
More information can be found on their website, click here for details.
Following on from discussions at the recent Valley and Coalville Community Forums, North West Leicestershire District Council have also produced the below Frequently Asked Questions document.