On behalf of everyone at Glen Parva Parish Council we would like to congratulate Mrs Jan Martin on being voted Chairman for the 14th consecutive year.
We would also like to congratulate Mr Stan Sidorowicz on being voted Vice-Chairman for the 11th year running.
Posted: Tue, 21 May 2019 11:19 by Rachel Ayton
Four residents of the Blaby District have been fined after their dogs were picked up as strays because they did not have proper identification.
Please see below the attached document to read more about the importance of collar and tag identification.
Posted: Tue, 21 May 2019 11:06 by Rachel Ayton
It's just less than three months until the 2019 Glen Parva Summer Gala!
We already have some fantastic acts lined up for you to enjoy on the day which takes place on Dorothy Avenue Playing fields on Saturday 3rd August 1-4pm.
We are also taking bookings for stalls. If you would like to join us on the day and book your stall, please email Rachel at:
Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 12:01 by Rachel Ayton
Marks and Spencer Fosse Park now has recycling bins where customers can dispose of a variety of plastic packaging. The retailer has pledged to recycle plastic into new life such as store fittings, furniture and playground equipment for schools. Well done M&S!!
Walkers Crisps also have a Crisp Packet Recycling Scheme and you can take crisp/snack and biscuit packets to BBC Radio Leicester, Visit Leicester,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 12:35 by Rachel Ayton
One hundred volunteers from Sainsbury's Coventry offices have been helping to make Fosse Meadows open spaces even better for visitors, in conjunction with Sainsbury's 150th birthday.
An outstanding ten years worth of work was completed in just one day with volunteers assisting Blaby District Council's Ground Maintenance Team in undertaking significant improvements to the area for everyone to enjoy,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 May 2019 10:02 by Rachel Ayton
From tomorrow, 3rd May to 14th July, The Park Cafe here at the War Memorial Hall, Dorothy Avenue will be open from 3-5pm every Friday.
Come along and enjoy a hot or cold drink, a piece of home made cake or a refreshing ice cream and support the hub of your community.
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 12:36 by Rachel Ayton
We are now on Instagram!
The Parish Council, Park Cafe and Glen Hills Library are all under one account so you can keep up to date with what's happening in all areas of the War Memorial Hall.
Our username is glenparvaparish. Don't forget you can also find us on Facebook and Twitter!
Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:37 by Rachel Ayton
We are delighted to announce that the Xtreme Stunt Team will be joining us this year at the gala on Saturday 3rd August!
The team will be wowing the crowds with their show stopping motorbike stunts in the outside arena on the playing fields. We also have lots of other treats in store and have also started taking stall bookings.
If you would like to book a stall for the gala, please call Rachel in the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 12:12 by Rachel Ayton
Do you have a classic car, motorbike or other vehicle? Maybe you know someone who does? If so, why not join the Classic Cars group at the Glen Parva Gala this summer on Saturday 3rd August.
As per previous years, the Transport Group will have a variety of classic cars and such on display at the gala.
For more information, please call Bob on 0116 2771488 or the Parish Office on 0116 2771450.
Posted: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 12:58 by Rachel Ayton