Tree & Hedgerow Survey Report Launch Event

On Thursday 4th October the Market Bosworth Neighbourhood Forum held a launch event, hosted by Bosworth Hall Hotel, for the report of a walking survey of the important trees and hedgerows in the Parish carried out by 29 local volunteers between June and October 2017. Surveyors were photographed beneath a Yew Tree which is believed Read more…

Addendum to Design Brief – Wildlife Habitat

An Addendum to the Design Brief (2016) has been approved and incorporated into documentation. This relates to wildlife habitat, in particular the provision of features to support hedgehogs on the site. British hedgehogs have much declined in recent years, notably in rural areas such as the parish of Market Bosworth and are now a priority Read more…

LANDSCAPE ASSET SURVEY – INTRODUCTORY MEETING

A meeting for volunteers was held on 22nd May 2017 in the Parish Hall, the date arranged when most volunteers were available to attend. During the course of the evening all survey areas were allocated to (or chosen by) volunteers and full information packages were handed out (area plans, report forms. Identification guides etc). The Read more…

Market Bosworth Neighbourhood Plan 2014-2026

The adopted Neighbourhood Plan document can be seen by following this link:  Neighbourhood Plan 2014-2026

Progress update & Landscape Survey

An update on Progress posted on the Market Bosworth Parish Council website can be read here on the page ‘Progress‘   The format for the Landscape Survey is now ready. More information is on the page ‘Getting Involved‘

Design Brief

The Design Brief for Station Field (the working name for the land to the rear of Station Rd/Heath Rd) has now been approved and published. Further details and link to view/download here: Progress – Design Brief

An Update

Since the Neighbourhood Plan passed referendum, work on details and fine tuning has continued.  A Design Brief is being prepared for the land to the South of Station Rd/Heath Rd – this area was identified in the Plan as suitable for mixed use development and the Brief will set out guidelines for any future development Read more…

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council – Decision Statement

In accordance with the regulations, Market Bosworth Neighbourhood Development Plan is ‘made’ and planning applications in the Neighbourhood Area must be considered against the Market Bosworth Neighbourhood Plan, as well as existing planning policy. Find out more here

Referendum result

The result declared was as follows  – Yes 88% No 11% Find out more here  

Referendum 3rd September

Make your vote count. This is a unique opportunity for the electorate of Market Bosworth to have a real say in determining the future of the town. Find out more here