Local News

Big Switch-on For Hinckley's Christmas Lights

Hinckley & Bosworth’s Mayor Cllr Janice Richards was joined by David Tredinnick MP and Hinckley De Montfort Ward Borough Councillor Jan Kirby for the switch-on of Hinckley’s Christmas lights and a visit to the town’s famous Tin Hat Fair.

What A Load of Rubbish

De Montfort Borough Councillor Jan Kirby has once again been helping to clean up Burbage Common with a Halloween themed litter pick.

Tredinnick and Over 100 MPs Write to the Prime Minister to Demand Fair School Funding

David Tredinnick and 110 other MPs have written an open letter to David Cameron calling on the Government to deliver school funding reform.  The MPs, working on a cross-party basis, asked the Prime Minister to implement the funding formula proposed by the F40 campaign group, which would ensure fair funding based on pupil need.

Burbage Common breathes again!

Councillor Jan Kirby and fellow volunteers recently made the most of the great autumnal weather by helping their local community. The steadfast group committed their Sunday morning to cleaning up the beautiful asset of Burbage Common, making a nicer, safer, and cleaner place for local residents to relax and play. 

Carnival Weekend!

This bank holiday weekend is a lively time for the constiuency, with events happening all over, there's something for everybody to enjoy.

Barwell Shoppers Raise Money for Earthquake Appeal

Funds have been raised for the Nepal Earthquake Appeal by shoppers in Barwell.  Just over £65 was placed in a collection tin by customers of the Londis store on Kirby Road with Devanand Pandala, who runs the shop, rounding the figure up to £100.