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Glen Parva Parish Council

Serving the people of Glen Parva

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

Latest News

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

Get Online Week 2017.

Get Online Week 2017.

Get the most out of the internet with Get Online Week which runs from 2-8th October.

It doesn't matter if you're brand new to the internet or just need a bit of guidance, the help is there for you at Glen Hills Library.

On Tuesday 3rd October, a FREE information session will be running from the library between 2-4pm so come along for one to one support from one of our IT volunteers.

Posted: Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:26 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Library Cafe Community

"Up to Their Knees in Mud" Library Talk.

"Up to Their Knees in Mud" Library Talk.

Last night saw a full house again at Glen Hills Library as local man Michael Walton presented an illustrated talk about his great, great uncle, who was a stretcher bearer in WW1.

The evening was enjoyed by many and Michael told the story of his cycle journey across France where his relative was awarded the Military Cross. The talk was accompanied by slides and also medals which belonged to Michael's great, great uncle Cecil Walton.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Sep 2017 11:10 by Rachel Ayton

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

Important Message For Glen Parva Residents.

Please be aware there have been several reports of men knocking on the doors of residents in Glen Parva claiming their van has run out of petrol or diesel.

The men claim that they have no money on them, no credit on their phone and ask to borrow money to help get them back on the road again.

Please be vigilant and all times and report anything suspicious to the Police on 101.

Posted: Fri, 08 Sep 2017 14:16 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Vote for Glen Parva and Glen Hills LNR in the People's Choice Awards!

Vote for Glen Parva and Glen Hills LNR in the People's Choice Awards!

As you may know, Glen Parva and Glen Hills LNR were awarded the Green Flag Award 2017/18 for the fourth year running and the flag was erected during the summer gala in August.

Why not show your recognition, love and support for all the hard work your Local Nature Reserve volunteers do by voting for them in the Green Flag Award People's Choice?

It takes just seconds to cast your vote so click on the link, use the.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Sep 2017 12:20 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Remembrance Sunday Sevice 2017.

Remembrance Sunday Sevice 2017.

This year's Remembrance Service will be held here at Glen Parva War Memorial Hall on Sunday November 12th at 2.30pm.

Everyone is welcome to come and join us for the service with Pastor Jason Duffin from Glen Croft Church. Refreshments will be available.

Bring along your friends and family to remember and honour those who fought for our country.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Posted: Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:22 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

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