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May 2022

Tuesday, 31 May 2022

Free parking over the bank holiday weekend

To support events and activities across the borough over the bank holiday weekend, parking will be free in all our car parks from Thursday morning through to Sunday night.

Tuesday, 31 May 2022

Council tax rebates issued to 20,000 Oadby & Wigston residents

All 20,000 residents automatically due the £150 council tax energy rebate payment in Oadby & Wigston have now either received their payment or a letter advising them on how to claim it. Councils across the country have been tasked with..

Monday, 30 May 2022

Join our Platinum Jubilee celebrations!

To celebrate The Queen's Platinum Jubilee, three Big Jubilee Lunch events are taking place in the borough over the June bank holiday weekend.

Friday, 27 May 2022

Council office move a step closer after planning approval

Innovative plans that could see Oadby & Wigston Borough Council move its primary offices to Brocks Hill Country Park have been approved by its development control committee. The council revealed plans last year which would see Bushloe House - the..

Friday, 27 May 2022

Oadby Community Choir is looking for members

Are you looking for a new hobby? Oadby Community Choir is welcoming new members

Thursday, 26 May 2022

Funding scheme launches in Oadby & Wigston to reduce energy bills

Oadby & Wigston Borough Council has secured Government funding to help residents improve the warmth and efficiency of their homes.

Monday, 23 May 2022

Get ready for an active adventure in Blaby Road Park!

Eight parks across Leicestershire and Rutland are hosting the Let’s Get Moving Active Adventure challenge.

Friday, 13 May 2022

Councils to consider approach over housing and employment distribution

This press release has been issued on behalf of Leicester City Council, Leicestershire County Council, Blaby District Council, Charnwood Borough Council, Harborough District Council, Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, Melton Borough Council,..

Thursday, 12 May 2022

Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee in Oadby & Wigston with family-friendly trails

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacon Trail has arrived in South Wigston, Wigston and Oadby offering a fun and free activity for the whole family to get involved in and learn more about The Queen’s 70-year reign.

Wednesday, 11 May 2022

Oadby & Wigston appoints new Mayor as Wombles recognised for litter picking efforts

Councillor Rosemarie Adams has been appointed as Mayor of Oadby and Wigston for the 2022-23 municipal year.

Tuesday, 10 May 2022

Join new Wistow to Wigston trail in honour of local saint

People are being invited to join together for an extraordinary ‘pilgrimage’ between two communities in honour of a Leicestershire saint.

Monday, 9 May 2022

Solar Together scheme launches in Oadby & Wigston

Save on energy bills and help cut carbon emissions by investing in solar panels through an exciting new group-buying energy scheme.

Monday, 9 May 2022

First 6,000 council tax rebate payments made in Oadby & Wigston

More than 6,000 residents in Oadby & Wigston have now received their £150 council tax energy rebate, with thousands more due for payment in the coming days. Councils across the country have been tasked with administering payments to households..

Tuesday, 3 May 2022

Leicestershire Building Control Partnership launches

An exciting new agreement bringing together six council’s Building Control teams into one service has started.