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A Centre for Children

How lovely it would be to have somewhere in the centre of Loughborough where children and their parents could just ‘be’ without the pressure to buy anything with qualified play workers who could offer advice or signpost to other services. It could provide somewhere to play, craft/art, read books and listen to stories, breastfeed and […]

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Transport electrification

There are currently two public charging points for electric cars in the town centre, one of which is generally broken. With the government introducing a ban on the sale of new petrol, diesel and hybrids from 2030, and a rapid uptake in EV ownership now happening, all towns and cities need to start investing in […]

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Help the Homeless

Supporting the homeless/ those at risk or hungry. Support for those with addiction/ mental health issues. With all the empty properties/ shops being wasted around here, one could be made into a homeless shelter

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Improve rail services

Loughborough is ideally located between Leicester, Derby and Nottingham, and is only around an hour from each of London, Birmingham and Sheffield. With such poor and overpriced rail connectivity, however, it does not benefit from its location anywhere near as much as it could or should do. Travellers are held hostage to extortionate prices to […]

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Independent retailers

A lot of stores are now empty in the town centre. It would be lovely to see independent retailers take over the stores, perhaps funding could be used to tidy up the insides and provide some generic shop fittings, together with help for rental costs during start-up. This won’t just make the town look better, […]

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Mountsorrel

The leisure centre in Mountsorrel needs the changing facilities gutting and replacing as many of the boards are rotten. The Sorrel cafe needs funding to turn into a proper community centre.

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