The two new public toilet blocks in Melton will not be finished in time for next Friday’s Christmas lights switch-on and next weekend’s festive Victorian fayre so temporary loos will be provided instead.
Does a classic game dinner of roast pheasant or partridge with bread sauce and game chips get the tastebuds tingling? Or are you one of the many who would like to give game a try, but don’t know quite where to start?
Melton’s economic future looked bleak in the late 1990s - ‘Mad Cow disease’ had impacted badly on farmers, the Old Dalby Army depot was closed in 1996 and the Asfordby ‘Superpit’ was decommissioned the following year.
As members of the Melton branch of the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) celebrates its centenary, the chairman has warned that Brexit will provide the industry with one of its biggest challenges in the last 100 years.