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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

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Glen Parva Parish Council

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Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:39 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

FIRST WORLD WAR COMMEMORATION EVENT

FIRST WORLD WAR COMMEMORATION EVENT

A commemoration event will be held at the Memorial Garden, Glen Parva War Memorial Hall on Sunday 29th April 2018. The event will commence at 2pm and will last about an hour.

Everyone is welcome.

The Fallen of Glen Parva will be remembered and a plaque will be unveiled to commemorate the awarding of a Victoria Cross to Robert Edward Cruickshank, 100 years ago.

Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:25 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council, Facebook, Twitter, Events

Press Release - Blaby District Council

Bin form opens for ordering

The opportunity for residents in the District of Blaby to order larger or additional bins for their household in anticipation of the new alternate weekly bin service is now available.

Giving all residents the chance to order larger or extra bins is part of the plans revealed by Blaby District Council, with the new alternate weekly service set to begin on Monday 02 July. Those who would like a larger or.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:09 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

Wildlife Gardening Course

WILDLIFE GARDENING

Learn about the importance of gardens as a habitat and how to tweak or even remodel yours to maximise its wildlife value.

Saturday, 14th April 2018
10am - 3pm
Mercenfeld Primary School, Markfield

Course Fee: £30

This extended outdoor session involves theory and some practical work. Please wear appropriate clothing and bring lunch.

Please contact sam.village@leics.gov.uk
or phone.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 12:31 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

Matt Beighton - Author

Matt Beighton - Author

Author of Children's Books, Matt Beighton, meeting some of his readers at Glenhills Library on 26th March 2018.

Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 12:19 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Library Cafe Community, Parish Council, Facebook, Twitter

Easter Cake

Easter Cake

The Easter Cake was donated to the Park Café by a volunteer.

No one wants to cut it!

Posted: Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:36 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Library Cafe Community

Jo Small Children's 500 Word Short Story Competition

The Jo Small Children's 500 Word Short Story Competition is open.

There are two categories: 7-11 & 12-16.

There are prizes in each category: Winner (£50) & Runner-up (£25).

The closing date for entries is 30th June 2018.

The Rules are attached.

Posted: Tue, 20 Mar 2018 09:28 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Events

BARN OWL BOXES

BARN OWL BOXES

BARN OWL BOXES

Barn Owls do not "build" a nest as such but lay their eggs directly onto the previous years' nest debris – a compacted layer of owl pellets. About 10% of pairs may breed twice in one year and on average, 4-6 eggs are laid. Second clutches are normally laid in July, sometimes in the same nest cavity and sometimes before the first brood has left! However most second clutches are laid in an alternative nest place at the same site or nearby.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:36 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva

BLABY DISTRICT COUNCIL NEWS RELEASE

COUNCIL URGES DOG COLLAR & TAG AWAREENESS

Blaby District Council is urging residents to ensure they do not fall foul of a law fining dog owners who fail to have appropriate identification on their dog.

The Control of Dogs Order (1992) states that a dog in a public place must wear a collar bearing the owner's name and address (including postcode) engraved or written on it, or engraved on a tag.

As.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:01 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva, Parish Council

Temporary Road Closure - Cork Lane (Part)

ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Cork Lane, Glen Parva (see attached plan). The purpose of the TTRO is to facilitate Severn Trent Water contractors to carry out a new service connection

The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure.

The duration of the TTRO is for a period not exceeding 6 months.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Jan 2018 09:30 by Jayne Pollard

Tags: Glen Parva

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