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South Wigston Chamber of Trade:

email swig.traders@gmail.com

South Wigston Christmas Capers:

email southwigstonchristmascapers@gmail.com

Oadby and Wigston Borough Council:

Website: www.oadby-wigston.gov.uk

Business Directory: business.oadby-wigston.gov.uk

If you have a new business and would like to register for free on the Borough’s Business Website please complete your details at: http://www.oadby-wigston.gov.uk/pages/business_directory_form

Staff contacts:

Town Centre Manager (incl. events)-Mark Hryniw: 0116 2572 706

Mark.hryniw@oadby-wigston.gov.uk

Ward Councillors:

Cllr John Boyce: john.boyce@oadby-wigston.gov.uk

Cllr Sharon Morris: sharon.morris@oadby-wigston.gov.uk

Cllr Richard Morris: richard.morris@oadby-wigston.gov.uk

Leicestershire County Council:

General number: 0116 232 3232

Highways: http://www.leics.gov.uk/index/highways.htm

Leicestershire Chamber of Commerce:

Website: http://www.chamberofcommerce.co.uk/

South Leicestershire College:

General number (South Wigston Campus): 0116 264 3535

Website: http://www.slcollege.ac.uk/

Opening hours during term time:

  • 8.00am to 8.00pm Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
  • 8.00am to 5.00pm Wednesday
  • 8.00am to 4.30pm Friday

Leicestershire forums (Funding):

http://www.leicestershireforums.org/

Leicestershire funding toolkit:

http://www.valonline.org.uk/funding-toolkit/

Business Link (Government site for business advice):

www.businesslink.gov.uk

3 hours FREE PARKING!

Parking: There are two public car parks available in South Wigston both offering free parking for up to 3 hours. These can be found at:

-Station St

-Countesthorpe Road

Buses:

There are regular services run by Arriva. See the links below for timetables.

-Bus no. 47 & 48 (Leicester – South Wigston- Little Hill – Wigston Magna – Leicester):www.arrivabus.co.uk/serviceInformation.aspx?id=2758&r=Midlands

-Bus no. 49a (Leicester – Wigston Magna – Wigston Meadows – Wigston Harcourt – Kilby – Fleckney): www.arrivabus.co.uk/serviceInformation.aspx?id=2757&r=Midlands

-Bus no. 85 (Leicester – Blaby – Whetstone – Cosby – Broughton Astley – Lutterworth):www.arrivabus.co.uk/serviceInformation.aspx?id=3953&r=Midlands

Trains:

There is a train station 0.2 miles fromBlaby Road, SouthWigston which can be found at:

www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/sws/details.html

There are several trains on a daily basis running toLeicesterandBirmingham.

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