Glen Parva Parish Council

Serving the people of Glen Parva

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

Latest News

Leicestershire County Council Grants and Funding Opportunities.

Leicestershire County Council Grants and Funding Opportunities.

Please see the attached document from Leicestershire County Council containing current grant and funding opportunities in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The list is primarily for voluntary and community public sector organisations including charities and social enterprises.

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 12:58 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Leicester

Blaby District Council COVID-19 Community Pack.

Blaby District Council COVID-19 Community Pack.

Blaby District Council have produced a COVID-19 Community Pack containing information to help support households and local community during the Corona Virus outbreak. The information includes useful contacts, websites and resources.

To view the information pack, click here and download the PDF attachment.

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 07:02 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Leicester

Next Door App for Glen Parva Residents.

Next Door App for Glen Parva Residents.

If you haven't already got it, the Next Door app is a fantastic way of keeping in touch with fellow members of your community.

With the current COVID-19 situation, it is quite possibly more useful than ever with residents offering help and a friendly ear to people who may be struggling with loneliness during this difficult time.

You can register with Next Door by clicking here.

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 11:23 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Parish Council Meetings CANCELLED.

Parish Council Meetings CANCELLED.

All Glen Parva Parish Council meetings have been cancelled until further notice due to the current situation with COVID-19.

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:34 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Beat the Street CLOSED.

Beat the Street CLOSED.

Blaby District Council's Beat the Street has now closed due to COVID-19 and Government guidelines.

Winners have been announced and you can view them here.

If you have cards or fobs, please hang on to them as they can be used for future events.

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:10 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Blaby District Council Services COVID-19.

Blaby District Council Services COVID-19.

Blaby District Council have set up a page on their website dedicated to COVID-19. This includes information about waste collection services, vulnerable residents, housing and other general advice you may need during this time.

Click here to find out more.

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 14:01 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Leicester

Dorothy Avenue Play Area CLOSED.

Dorothy Avenue Play Area CLOSED.

The playground on Dorothy Avenue Playing Fields is now CLOSED until further notice.

Play equipment, gym equipment and the shelter have been taped off so we ask that you please respect this and stay at home.

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 08:06 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Glen Parva Parish Council-COVID-19 Update.

Glen Parva Parish Council-COVID-19 Update.

Following Government Guidance, the Parish Office and War Memorial Hall are now closed until further notice.

Both myself and Jayne are working from home with effect from today and can be contacted via email:

Jayne Pollard- manager@glenparvaparishcouncil.org.uk

Rachel Ayton- admin@glenparvaparishcouncil.org.uk

I will be updating our social media pages as regularly as I can- Facebook, Twitter and Instagram... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 13:20 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Doorstep Scams Warning.

Doorstep Scams Warning.

Unfortunately, some people posing as 'Good Samaritans' may not be quite what they seem. Some people will use any opportunity to scam vulnerable residents.

Please, please make your vulnerable relatives or neighbours aware that unfortunately this scam is in operation and to be extra vigilant with who is 'helping' them during this crisis.

Anyone who is offering such help with things like shopping and other... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 13:46 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Leicester

Self Isolation Advice- COVID-19.

Self Isolation Advice- COVID-19.

If you, or someone you know is self isolating, please click here to read the following advice from the NHS.

If you are an elderly or vulnerable resident who is having to self isolate, there are details available in the Parish Office of other residents who have so kindly offered their help during this time. Please contact the office on 0116 2771450 for more information.

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 12:45 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

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