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January 2021

Thursday, 28 January 2021

Changes to Garden Waste fees for 2021

Find out the new fees for Garden Waste for 2021.

Tuesday, 26 January 2021

Coronavirus Vaccination Webinar - What You Need to Know

Vaccine Webinar

The NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland have released the following information about a webinar that is taking place on Thursday January 28, 2021 from 7-8pm.

Monday, 25 January 2021

OWBC Awarded £88,000 of Community Champion Fund

The Government has released £23.75m funding for councils and voluntary groups to 60 Councils to help support how they can give advice and boost take up for the COVID-19 vaccine within the Community.

Monday, 25 January 2021

Holocaust Memorial Day Virtual Event

Our Holocaust Memorial Day virtual event takes place on Wednesday 27 January 2021 and will begin at 5:00pm via our social media channels. Details will be published on our website so that residents will be able to view all of the videos that are part..

Monday, 25 January 2021

Bin Collection Disruption - 25 January 2021

Due to adverse weather conditions we have decided to suspend all refuse, recycling and garden waste collections today. This is due to the safety of the general public and our crews.

Friday, 22 January 2021

Open Letter from Leader of The Council - COVID19 Response

Open letter from Leader of The Council, Councillor John Boyce regarding the Councils response to COVID 19.

Thursday, 21 January 2021

Virtual Business Breakfast Meeting - with OWBC

This is a great webinar to gain a better understanding of some of the major themes affecting businesses at the moment: An update since exiting the EU, continued effects of the pandemic, supporting the town centre, local businesses and retailers..

Tuesday, 19 January 2021

Residents Urged to prepare for Flooding

People in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are encouraged to make sure they’re flood-ready, following a Met Office forecast for heavy rain this week.

Thursday, 14 January 2021

Flood Alert: River Sence in Leicestershire

Flooding is possible for: River Sence and tributaries from Billesdon to the River Soar at Glen Parva.

Friday, 8 January 2021

Cllr John Boyce, speaks on BBC Radio Leicester

Listen to Leader of the Council, John Boyce as he is interviewed by Ady Dayman from BBC Radio Leicester.

Thursday, 7 January 2021

Community Transport Continue to Support Residents

The Community Transport team are continuing to support as many people as possible across Oadby & Wigston in these challenging times.

Tuesday, 5 January 2021

What is Open and Closed in the Borough?

Details of what will remain open / closed in the borough.

Monday, 4 January 2021

New Lockdown Guidelines - Effective 4 January 2021

New Guidance on National Lockdown - Oadby and Wigston Borough Council - These new guidelines should followed immediately (4 January 2021). This supercedes all other guidance.

Monday, 4 January 2021

Community testing to start in Wigston

Community testing for Covid 19 is getting underway in Leicestershire, with Wigston Fields being the first area to take part.