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New branding for Breakthrough

Breakthrough Supported Employment has recently been rebranded, and is working in a new way which will help to develop more opportunities for people with learning disabilities and/or an autism diagnosis.

Council Tax Energy Rebate

We have now completed payments to almost 25,000 households in bands A to D whose April council tax instalment was paid by direct debit. All other households in bands A to D should complete the application form on the council’s website to be assessed for payment.
Hand holding a smart meter on a table

Vesak day 2022

This year, the Buddhist festival of Vesak falls on Monday 16 May, and marks a celebration of Buddha's birthday and his enlightenment.

A royal opening for Heathlands

We are honoured to announce that HRH The Duke of Gloucester will officially open the borough’s new Heathlands facility on Tuesday 17 May 2022.
An orange arm chair with flowers and a sign saying Heathlands

Known council tax payment issue resolved

We’re pleased to confirm the known council tax payment issue has now been resolved.

This issue was the result of a third-party payment software error and meant some payments were showing as pending or not showing at all in customers’ accounts.
The council's office building