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September 2022

Wednesday, 28 September 2022

Gold for Oadby & Wigston in East Midlands In Bloom competition

Oadby & Wigston has been awarded ‘Gold’ in the annual East Midlands in Bloom competition thanks to the dedicated efforts of community groups, volunteers and organisations across the borough. The annual Oadby & Wigston entry is..

Wednesday, 21 September 2022

Armed Forces veterans and serving personnel are invited to breakfast!

Do you know someone that's served in our Armed Forces, loves a natter, a cup of tea and a breakfast sandwich?

Tuesday, 20 September 2022

Muslim and Hindu leaders call for Leicester community calm

Leaders of Leicester's Muslim and Hindu communities have echoed calls for calm following recent tension and disorder in the city. They gathered on the steps of a city mosque on Tuesday 20 September to condemn the violence. In total, 47 people have..

Tuesday, 20 September 2022

East Leicester disorder - man jailed as investigations continue

*Shared in partnership with Leicestershire Police* A 20-year-old man has been sentenced 10 months in prison following his arrest during the disorder in East Leicester. Amos Noronha, of Illingworth Road, Leicester, appeared at Leicester Magistrates’..

Wednesday, 14 September 2022

Service of Commemoration and Thanksgiving for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

On the eve of the state funeral, people of all faiths and none are invited to attend Leicestershire’s Service of Commemoration and Thanksgiving for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Two hundred seats have been made available on a first come, first..

Tuesday, 13 September 2022

Letter of condolence to King Charles III from the Council Leader

In line with official protocols the Leader of Oadby & Wigston Borough Council, Cllr John Boyce, has written a letter of condolence to offer the sympathies of the borough to King Charles III.

Thursday, 8 September 2022

Her Majesty The Queen - Statement from the Mayor

Queen Elizabeth II

The Mayor of Oadby & Wigston and councillors and officers of Oadby & Wigston Borough Council are deeply saddened by the death of Her Majesty The Queen. The Mayor of Oadby & Wigston, Councillor Rosemarie Adams, said: “It is with great..