Latest updates

Get the latest updates from the Council: waste collections updates, weather warnings, community funds, grants for businesses and residents.

Midland Mainline Upgrade

Information about electrification works on the railway between Market Harborough and Wigston, including contact information and frequently asked questions, is available on the Midland Mainline website.

Keeping cool in hot weather

As our climate changes, hot spells are expected to be more frequent and more intense.  If hot weather hits this summer, make sure it does not harm you or anyone you know. The heat can affect anyone, but some people are at greater risk from it.  Find out more about keeping cool, how to look out for heat related illnesses, ways to stay safe and much more - Tips for keeping cool in hot weather - Met Office

Cost of living payments

Harborough District Council is not responsible for these payments. Cost of living payments are issued by DWP. Find out more on their website at