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February 2024

Friday, 23 February 2024

Sustainable budget set by borough council

Oadby & Wigston Borough Council (OWBC) has set a balanced budget for 2024/25 despite a backdrop of local and national financial challenges for local authorities. The budget was agreed at the Full Council meeting on Thursday (22 February) and will..

Wednesday, 21 February 2024

Drop-in events for people affected by recent storms

Communities impacted by recent flooding are being supported through a series of drop-in events.

Friday, 16 February 2024

Oadby recognised for fight against plastic pollution

Oadby has been accredited as a Plastic Free Community, recognising local residents’ commitment to tackling single-use plastic and making the town a more environmentally friendly place to live and work.

Tuesday, 13 February 2024

Financial Reports 2021-22

The council's audited financial report for the year 2021-2022 is now available for inspection.

Monday, 12 February 2024

Rising sports stars urged to apply for talent scheme fronted by Olympians

Up-and-coming athletes in Oadby & Wigston are being given the chance to take their careers to the next level – in an Olympic and Paralympic year – with Everyone Active's Sporting Champions scheme.

Thursday, 8 February 2024

New project to tackle air quality in South Wigston

A new project has launched this year to tackle poor air quality that is thought to be having a detrimental effect on health in areas of South Wigston, including among children.

Monday, 5 February 2024

Donation supports council’s Roll of Honour restoration effort

Oadby & Wigston Borough Council (OWBC) has recently led on restoration work to repair and rejuvenate the Wigston Roll of Honor Memorial positioned near All Saints Church in Wigston.