Love Blaby Lottery is celebrating its anniversary on Wednesday 29th January 4.30-6pm at the Blaby District Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough.
This is a free event to mark two years since the lottery started and is a great opportunity to hear how the lottery works and how it helps raise vital funds.
To find out more, you can visit their Facebook page.
Posted: Fri, 24 Jan 2020 13:25 by Rachel Ayton
You can register on the Leicestershire Police Alert Website which will enable you to receive messages from Leicestershire Police and other licensed information providers which you select. The aim is to keep residents up to date with news appeals, events and crime prevention.
There are neighbourhood and home watch schemes in the area and when you register, you will be informed of your nearest scheme... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:49 by Rachel Ayton
Unfortunately, it has come to our attention that there is a cold caller doing the rounds. This person calls you on the phone claiming to be selling roof insulation. The phone call sounds very official, very believable, is quite lengthy but is a scam.
Please, please be aware if you receive such a phone call and do not give out any personal details at all. The cold caller may ask for your address so they... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 13:01 by Rachel Ayton
Our bi-annual Open Gardens charity event is taking place on Saturday 13th June and we are looking for residents to help take part by opening up their gardens on the day.
Our last event in 2018 raised a fantastic £1000 for Breast Cancer Care and this years charity will be announced soon.
If you would like to take part, please contact Rachel in the Parish Office by phone 0116 2771450 or email firstname.lastname@example.org... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 09:10 by Rachel Ayton
Thank you to the wonderful Dream Team Theatre Company for yet another fantastic show when they performed Beauty and the Beast at the War Memorial Hall on 30th December.
A raffle was drawn at the interval and hot drinks and mince pies were served with drinks and biscuits for the children followed by a sweet treat at the end of the show.
Thank you to everyone who came along and we hope you had a lovely... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 09:14 by Rachel Ayton
Monday Club members celebrated their 20th anniversary yesterday during their weekly session in the Galsworthy Suite.
Members donned their Christmas outfits and enjoyed refreshments as they got together to celebrate twenty years of meeting every week.
Alan and Joan Poli are the original founders of Monday Club, along with Pam Pearce, who is sadly no longer with us. They were followed closely by Pauline... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 11:08 by Rachel Ayton
Following a visit from our Local PCSO'S this morning, we were informed that you can report a crime online via the Leicestershire Police website. We hope that many of you will find this useful and that it will help to report and combat crime in the area.
You can report online by clicking here.
Also, if you type your area into the search box on the website, it will take you to a page where you can check... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 11:25 by Rachel Ayton
There have been a recent spat of burglaries in the Parish, which was an agenda item at Monday night's Council meeting.
The Parish Council Manager has contacted the Police about the high rise in crime and we will keep you updated.
Please be vigilant at all times and keep your cars, property and sheds locked with personal belongings out of sight. If you have any information, or to report an incident, please... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 10:47 by Rachel Ayton
Blaby District Council's website has been named the Best Local Government Website in the UK in the latest Sitemorse Index.
Please see the attached document to read the full news release.
Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:51 by Rachel Ayton
Leicester City Council are providing a service for people who find using the bus a problem. The door to door service covers the Glen Parva area under Area 4 and provides a commute to Leicester City Centre, Beaumont Shopping Centre and Fosse Park.
To make a booking, please call 0116 2211457 or for more information, click here.
Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 11:40 by Rachel Ayton