Local News

Electoral Review of Harborough: Warding Arrangements

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has begun an electoral review of Harborough District Council wards.

The review aims to deliver electoral arrangements for the district which achieve three statutory aims:

Arts Fresco Festival 2016

The first-ever winner of the Arts Fresco Festival Audience Choice Award was announced. Comedy street theatre double act, Garaghty & Thom thrilled audiences at this year’s Arts Fresco on 18 September in Market Harborough and won the award based on a public vote.

Environment Agencies ‘Winter Ready’ briefing 2016

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, has received the following email from the Environment Agency:

From: EMDcorrespondence
To: GARNIER, Edward
Subject: RE - Winter Ready

Dear Sir Edward

Leicester Cathedral Revealed

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, and Jonathan Ashworth, MP for Leicester South have written a joint letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer regarding funding for Leicester Cathedral’s most recent project, entitled ‘Leicester Cathedral Revealed’.

Market Harborough Line Speed Improvement Project

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, has received the following email from Tony Belshaw, Network Rail Communications Manager about the Market Harborough Line Speed Improvement Project:

 

Gold for MHiBV in RHS Britain in Bloom Awards 2016 UK Finals

Market Harborough in Bloom Volunteers have been awarded the Gold Award by the Royal Horticultural Society's Britain in Bloom judges for their work in preparing and displaying the flowers and shrubs around the town.