Author: Cathy Walsh
Leicestershire Trading Standards have been made aware of a scam, whereby, members of the public receive a text message advising that they are eligible for a Covid-19 vaccine. They are then encouraged to provide various personal information. Please click on this link for further information.
Posted: Sun, 03 Jan 2021 13:54 by Cathy Walsh
A temporary coronavirus mobile testing unit has opened at Lutterworth Sports Centre car park.
Unlike the Market Harborough walk-through site, this will be a drive through unit. As is standard process, tests will be offered by appointment only, so that the queues to the site are limited.
Whilst the leisure facilities are set to re-open later that week, the testing unit will take up minimal space in the... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 11:02 by Cathy Walsh
Become a Shared Lives carer
Leicestershire Shared Lives service views carers as the core of our service and put emphasis on supporting them from the point at which they decide to become a carer.
Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 08:56 by Cathy Walsh
The government has confirmed that South Leicestershire (both Blaby & Harborough Districts, as well as the wider county and City of Leicester) will be placed in Tier 3 'Very High'.
This will be effective from 2nd December when national lockdown restrictions end.
For more information and for detailed guidance see gov.uk/coronavirus.
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 15:03 by Cathy Walsh
Trading Standards have been informed of companies cold calling offering 'free surveys' to residents as part of the Green Homes Grant.
Following the Government launch of the Green Homes Grant, Trading Standards reminds residents to exercise caution if they are looking to use the grant for improvements to their homes.
The Green Homes Grant is an initiative to get homeowners to invest money in improving... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 13:37 by Cathy Walsh
Newsletter from Leicestershire County Council Trading Standards service with information on recent work, scams and advice.
Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 09:31 by Cathy Walsh
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Posted: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 14:34 by Cathy Walsh
COMMUNITY SAFETY SURVEY
We would like to invite you to share your views on crime and anti-social behaviour in your local area by completing this questionnaire. This survey has been created in partnership with the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicestershire and the Community Safety Partnerships across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
Who should complete the questionnaire?
We would... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 12:00 by Cathy Walsh
Applications for secondary school places now open
Parents and carers with children due to start secondary school in Leicestershire in September 2021 can now apply for school places.
The application process is now open, with parents required to apply for their preferred schools by Saturday, 31 October 2020.
Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 11:52 by Cathy Walsh