Local News


At the Constituency Association AGM the Loughborough branch of the Conservative Women’s Organisation won the Challenge Cup for Merit.   Congratulations and thanks to our members for all their efforts.

Residents’ views should play a part in decision making

It’s often galling to find that after a consultation taking place, the outcome sometimes contradicts what you’d hoped for. The magnificent public response to protecting the Outwoods played an important role in having the area protected from large scale
development within the LDF, and yet wasn’t enough to convince the Planning Inspector to agree with them and the
Borough Councillors in rejecting the housing development at Bramcote Road.But dispiriting as that certainly has been, don’t give up participating...

Focus on customer service at Charnwood Borough Council

The Borough Council has made great strides in the last three years to deliver even better customer service, under the guidance of Cllr Jenny Bokor (Cabinet Member for Customer Service, Revenue and Benefits).

Nicky Morgan MP marks University Mental Health Day

Loughborough's MP Nicky Morgan visited the student union at Loughborough University on Wednesday 20 February to see how the student union exec team were marking University Mental Health Day.

Action against Rogue Traders

Rogue traders in our region have again been in the news and some successful work by the Scambusters team to tackle them has been highlighted.