Welcome to Hamilton Life! Community website

Hello, and welcome to your community website for everyone who lives and works in Hamilton, Leicester. Hamilton is a fantastic estate made up of over 5000 homes and a two retail district areas. It’s a leafy suburb twenty minutes from Leicester city centre. The area offers a number of local amenities including a library, a doctor’s surgery, a travel agent and dental surgery. With scenic views of countryside, there’s also an organic farm only feet away. There are plenty of open spaces. Sandhills Avenue is…

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Hamilton Residents Association Newsletter

Hamilton Residents Association is a small group of individuals that live on the Hamilton estate. They publish a regular newsletter and organise the community fun day at Lakeside Country Park every June. The Hamilton Residents Association organises monthly meetings at the Hope Hamilton School to discuss matters affecting residents. They organise voluntary litter picks and gardening events. Everyone is welcome. If you’ve not seen the latest newsletter from the Hamilton Residents Association here’s a copy. The next meeting is the Annual General Meeting which takes…

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Activities & Adventure for Young Families in Hamilton

It might seem like Hamilton has nothing to offer in the way of community services – but with a local library, a children’s centre and a beautiful lake – great days can be had. In this post we take a look at some of the amenities available in the local area and how to make the most of them. Children’s Playgrounds, various across the area If you’re fed up of being stuck indoors, taking your toddler to one of many Children’s Playgrounds will be a…

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Hamilton Fishing Club welcomes new members

Hamilton Fishing Club set up to allow people from the local community to fish at their local park lake, knowing that it is well maintained and offers a peaceful environment. Matt Stanbury, Chairman of the club said: “The club is currently run by like minded anglers and friends who are all seeking to turn the lake into a peaceful environment in which to fish and enjoy the park.” The lake’s stock is not yet fully known however the species that can be accounted include: Carp…

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Hamilton Library

Hamilton library can be a great place to meet locals, borrow books and DVD’s as well as learn a new skill. If you want to just hang out and read a book or attend a special event, your Hamilton library is here to serve the Hamilton community. More importantly its free to register as a member and free to borrow books. DVD’s costs vary. As long as you bring your books back on time you won’t be charged! Hamilton Library is easily located to the…

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The Hamilton Summer poem

Summer is when kids play out all day While the sun is shining brightly Summer is a great season of play Summer is fantastic Summer is the best season for me Today is summer. Hurray! (written by A Shaikh, 2011)   >Summer is fantasticSummer is the best season for me Today is summer. Hurray! (written by A Shaikh)

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