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

Temporary Road Closure Westview Avenue.

Temporary Road Closure Westview Avenue.

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order is to be made for Westview Avenue, Glen Parva. The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to facilitate carriageway patching works. This will incorporate a temporary road closure.

The duration is not expected to exceed one day commencing on Friday 5th October 2018.

Posted: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 12:32 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Glen Hills Primary School Garden Volunteers Required.

Glen Hills Primary School are in desperate need of volunteers to help maintain their garden on the school grounds.

If you would like to help please contact the school directly on 0116 2782535.

It would be such a shame for the children not to have a garden to enjoy so every bit of help would be greatly appreciated.

Posted: Wed, 12 Sep 2018 11:58 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Short Story Competition Update.

*Short Story Competition Update*
After receiving almost 100 entries for the Jo Small Children's Short Story Competition and short listing 12, we now have our winners.
Thank you for bearing with us and the winners will be announced shortly. Watch this space!

Posted: Mon, 10 Sep 2018 11:36 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Bite Back Campaign.

Bite Back Campaign.

Residents are being encouraged to take part in Blaby District Council's Bite Back Campaign.

The campaign is designed to involve the local community in helping to police their area and tackle issues regarding dog mess, the safety of others and distress to livestock.

In the coming weeks you will see posters around the Parish advising residents to clean up after their dog or face a fine, to keep pets away... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:13 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Leicester, Glen Parva

Notice of Vacancy Parish of Glen Parva- North Ward.

Notice of Vacancy Parish of Glen Parva- North Ward.

A casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

If you would be interested in becoming a Parish Councillor and feel strongly about your community, please contact Jayne Pollard, Parish Council Manager on 0116 2771450 or manager@glenparvaparishcouncil.org.uk

Please see the attached Notice of Vacancy for more information.

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 13:31 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Breast Cancer Care Cheque Presentation.

Breast Cancer Care Cheque Presentation.

On Monday evening, during our Parish Council meeting, we were delighted to be joined by Claire Compton, a volunteer for Breast Cancer Care.

As you may remember, our Open Gardens Event in June raised an amazing £1000 for this wonderful charity and on Monday Chairman Jan Martin presented the cheque to Claire on behalf of the Parish Council.

We would like to thank Claire for coming along to the meeting... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Aug 2018 10:45 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council, Events

Local Nature Reserve Calendars on Sale!

Local Nature Reserve Calendars on Sale!

Glen Parva and Glen Hills Local Nature Reserve Calendars 2019 are now on sale!

Calendars are £5 each with proceeds going towards the upkeep of the nature reserve.

You can purchase your copy from Glen Hills Library or the Parish Office.

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:30 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Green Flag 2018/19.

Green Flag 2018/19.

The Green Flag for 2018/19, which was awarded to Glen Hills and Glen Parva Local Nature Reserve was raised at the Gala on Saturday, accompanied by some words of thanks from Council Chairman Jan Martin to all the volunteers who work so hard to make our green space as beautiful as it is.

You can see the flag in its usual spot, by the car park entrance on Dorothy Avenue Playing Fields.

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 11:43 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Glen Parva Gala 2018

Glen Parva Gala 2018

Thank you to everyone who came along to our Gala on Saturday! We all had an absolutely fantastic day and we couldn't have wished for better weather!

It was wonderful to see the community coming together and enjoying the day.

Thanks also to all the stall holders, entertainment, volunteers and everyone else involved in making it such a great gala for everyone. The Park Café was thriving all afternoon... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 10:38 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Events, Parish Council, Leicester

Writing Competition Update.

Due to having almost 100 entries for the Joanne Small Children's 500 Word Short Story Competition it's taking some time to read the short stories, but rest assured as soon as they've all be read and the winners decided- we will let you know!

Posted: Thu, 02 Aug 2018 13:16 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva

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