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Nominations for Oadby and Wigston Awards 2018 now open!

Nominations for Oadby and Wigston Awards 2018 now open!

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:30

The annual Oadby and Wigston Awards Evening will be returning on Wednesday 21 November 2018 at Parklands Leisure Centre, Oadby (5:30 p.m. for 6:00 p.m. start).

The awards focus on the achievements from the 1st September 2017 to 31st August 2018 with exception of the 'Unsung Hero' award which is not restricted to this 12 month period.

The deadline for nominations is Monday 8 October 2018. All nominees must either live, attend school, volunteer or represent a club/group from within the Borough of Oadby and Wigston.

Short listed nominees will be invited to attend the Awards Evening on Wednesday 21 November. All category winners will be put forward for the Leicester Mercury awards later in the year.

Follow the link below to nominate or find out more.

Tags: Sports Awards

Huge £26m track could be built in Leicestershire, creating around 1,800 jobs

Huge £26m track could be built in Leicestershire, creating around 1,800 jobs

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:00

The track would be used to test driverless cars at speeds of up to 155mph.

Source: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Tags: News, economy