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Glen Parva Parish Council

Serving the people of Glen Parva

Clerk: Parish Manager
Parish Council Office, Dorothy
Avenue, Glen Parva, Leicester
LE2 9JD

Latest News

MCCARTHY & STONE £500 DONATION TO GLEN HILLS LIBRARY

MCCARTHY & STONE £500 DONATION TO GLEN HILLS LIBRARY

November 2017

MCCARTHY AND STONE IN THE GOOD BOOKS WITH

£500 DONATION TO LOCAL LIBRARY

McCarthy and Stone, the housebuilder behind the Glenhills Court Assisted Living development on Little Glen Road in Glen Parva, has donated £500 to Glen Hills Library.

Run entirely by a team of volunteers – including Glenhills Court homeowner, Mrs Redpath, Glen Hills library on Dorothy Avenue is a hub for the community.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:12 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council, Library Cafe Community

Pantomime - JACK & THE BEANSTALK

Pantomime - JACK & THE BEANSTALK

A FANTASTIC SHOW FOR ALL THE FAMILY

Wednesday, 27th December 2017 at 1.00pm

Glen Parva War Memorial Hall.
Dorothy Avenue,
Glen Parva

TICKETS

Adult: £8
Concession: £6
Family: £24 (2 x adults + 2 concession)

Refreshments & Raffle

Tickets available from Parish Office - 0116 2771450

Posted: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:11 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

Joanne Small

It is with great sadness that the Parish Council has to announce that our Parish Manager, and a friend to so many people in Glen Parva, passed away in the Leicester Royal Infirmary on Monday 20 November 2017 after a short illness.

We send our sincere condolences to Joanne's family.

Jan Martin

Council Chairman

Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:13 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Parish Council

The Drone Code

The Drone Code

BE DRONE SAFE

- Don't fly near airports or airfields,
- Remember to stay below 400 ft. (120m),
- Observe your drone at all times and stay 150 ft. (50m) away from people and property,
- Never fly near aircraft,
- Enjoy responsibly.

Every time you fly your drone, you must follow the manufacturer's instructions. You are responsible for each flight and failure to fly responsibly could result in criminal prosecution.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Oct 2017 10:24 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

Consultation - Waste Collection Changes

Consultation - Waste Collection Changes

BLABY DISTRICT COUNCIL NEWS RELEASE

Consultation on waste collection changes opens

A four-week consultation is to be launched on Blaby District Council's plans to change its refuse and recycling collections from June 2018, following a substantial reduction in funding.

£740,000 will be lost from June 2018, including £505,000 in recycling credits from Leicestershire County Council. The remaining.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Oct 2017 13:08 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

Macmillan Coffee Morning Success.

Macmillan Coffee Morning Success.

Friday morning saw the Park Café taking part in the World's Greatest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Care.

The Café was bustling between 9-1pm with a whole range of delicious home made cakes on offer to accompany a hot drink. It was fantastic to see so many people enjoying the event.

There were craft tables, knitted poppies for sale, fun and laughter and the morning ended with the raffle draw which.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 09:00 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Library Cafe Community, Leicester

Leicestershire Police Beat Surgery.

Leicestershire Police Beat Surgery.

Due to a spate of recent shed and garage break ins on the Little Glen Road side of the parish, PC Kal Uppal and Police volunteers will be holding a Beat Surgery on Tuesday 10th October from 2-4pm at Glen Hills Library.

If you have any concerns or queries, please come along. PC Uppal will be offering security advice on how to keep your property and belongings safe.

Posted: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:42 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Library Cafe Community, Parish Council

Macmillan Coffee Morning.

Macmillan Coffee Morning.

Just a gentle reminder for you to join us this coming Friday in the Park Café to help us raise money for our Macmillan Coffee Morning!

Pop along anytime between 9-1pm for a slice of home made cake and a hot drink of your choice. Entrance fee is £2.50 which includes your drink and cake.

There will be a raffle and crafts table so come along and join in the fun.

Let your friends and family know.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 14:13 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Library Cafe Community

Glen Parva News- Autumn Edition.

Glen Parva News- Autumn Edition.

The autumn edition of the Parish Council newsletter will have no doubt reached you all at home by now so you can sit back and catch up with the latest news in your area.

However if your copy didn't make it to you, you can catch up with the latest news here on our website in the newsletter archive.

Read the latest news plus previous editions by clicking here.

Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:35 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

Parish Council Opening Hours 21st-29th September.

There will be some slight temporary changes to the office opening hours over the next few days which are as follows:

Thursday 21st September- CLOSED

Friday 22nd September- OPEN 9.30am-2.30pm

Monday 25th September- CLOSED

Tuesday 26th September- CLOSED

Wednesday 27th September- Open as Normal

Thursday 28th September- CLOSED

Friday 29th September- Open as Normal

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:00 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

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