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Do you want to sell your unwanted items? Are you looking for that special something? Maybe you would like swap your unused items for something you can use?
Sorry, no properties, cars or commercial ads.

To advertise for free in this column please email me with the details.

Items for Sale

Nothing at the moment.

Items wanted

Video Cassette or DVD
of Hinckley as it was years ago. Think it was produced locally.
Phone: 01455 846 587


Nothing at the moment.

Local Community

Earl Shilton Community
Radio Group

Hilltop Radio is the brand name of the Earl Shilton Community Radio Group, a voluntary organisation with a focus on the community in and around the town of Earl Shilton in Leicestershire.Our objectives are to develop and provide a media network, delivering information and awareness to a wide diversity of the local community.

To read more about Hilltop Radio click here to go to their website.

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Community House

Working together

The Community House was developed through the Crime & Disorder Partnership. The project was launched in September 2001 with the initial funding coming from the Home Office, county and borough council.

The aim of the project is to work with local residents and youth, encouraging them to become involved in community projects and activities, helping to reduce crime and anti-social behaviour and by working together to encourage a sense of pride back into the area.

To read more about the Community House and to find out what is available there click here.

Earl Shilton Trials Club Earl Shilton
Trials Club

is affiliated to the Auto Cycle Union (A.C.U.)

The main aim of the club is to promote trials to suit young riders and beginners. The Club run numerous training days for every standard of rider from just started to expert.

The contact page is here.

E/S Institute

About the "Stute"

The Social Institute was founded at the end of the 19th century to cater for the social needs of the young men of Earl Shilton. Reconstituted in 1977 as a charity, it now serves as a social centre for the whole village and the surrounding area.

Click on the image to go to the webpage or here for more details

The things you see!

The face is familiar....

Public Toilets (Again)

As far as I can gather from making a few enquiries nothing is being done about replacing the public toilets that were demolished in Earl Shilton. This was done to make room for the street fairs (now discontinued), the farmers market (once a month) and various other activities.

May I respectfully suggest that signs like […]

We’re still waiting . . . .

Exactly a year ago I posted an article here (December 10, 2011) about the lack of public toilets in the town. To the best of my knowledge nothing seems to have been done about the matter.

If any member of the Town Council would care to email me and bring me up to date on […]

At your convenience. . .

To Earl Shilton Council,

Where are the new toilets you promised us?

You tore down the only pathetic public toilets we had under the pretext that they were in a state of disrepair, and being used by undesirable elements of our town for purposes other than relieving themselves.

Quite apart from removing the trees in […]