This years Remembrance Sunday service is taking place on Sunday 10th November, 2.30pm at Glen Parva War Memorial Hall.
Keep a lookout for further details and we look forward to seeing you there.
Posted: Mon, 09 Sep 2019 11:05 by Rachel Ayton
We are all very sorry to hear the news that Sam Village would be moving on and no longer working with the Glen Parva and Glen Hills Local Nature Reserve. The Parish Council and Local Nature Reserve Working Party would like to thank Sam for all her hard work and knowledge she has given us over the last few years in her role at Stepping Stones, Leicestershire County Council and with our Green Flag applications.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 11:51 by Rachel Ayton
Blaby District Council is working in partnership with the Central England Co-operative to create an exciting event to help bring people together in the local community to learn new skills.
If you have any of the skills on the attached document and would like to share them, you can register by contacting Tracy Gaskin on 0116 2727593 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 20th September.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Sep 2019 11:29 by Rachel Ayton
Please see the attached document from Blaby District Council's Community Safety Partnership on how ball games in open spaces can sometimes become a nuisance to nearby residents.
Posted: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 11:44 by Rachel Ayton
Unfortunately, once our last box of stock has been used up, we will be unable to supply free dog bags from the Parish Office and Glen Hills Library. This is due to cuts in the budget at Blaby District Council.
We thank you for continuing to pick up after your dog and urge you to report someone who is witnessed failing to do so. This can be done by contacting Blaby District Council.
Posted: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 11:34 by Rachel Ayton
Citizens Advice Leicestershire are encouraging people to talk about their experiences with scammers and look out for others,especially the vulnerable and elderly under the slogan "Stop it, report, talk, be #scamaware".
You can find out more about the campaign and advice to help safeguard yourself and others by reading the attached document.
Posted: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 10:39 by Rachel Ayton
Thank you to everyone who came along to support the Glen Parva Gala on Saturday! Despite a few initial hiccups with the climbing wall and surf simulator chap breaking down on the motorway which in effect meant he couldn't make it and the Animals for Parties man getting his dates wrong, it was a fantastic day.
The Xtreme Stunt Team excited the crowds with their fantastic shows and we also welcomed the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 10:04 by Rachel Ayton
Do you have an interest in your local area? Would you like to make a difference to your community by becoming a Parish Councillor for Glen Parva?
This is a non-political voluntary position meeting twice a month on a Monday evening.
For more information, please contact Parish Council Manager Jayne Pollard at email@example.com or call 0116 2771450.
Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 12:28 by Rachel Ayton
We are absolutely delighted to announce that Glen Parva and Glen Hills Nature Reserve have been awarded a Green Flag for the sixth consecutive year.
This international award is a sign to the public that the green space is a well managed, clean and safe site as well as boasting the highest environmental standards and is beautifully maintained.
We would like to thank all of the volunteers who work so hard... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:41 by Rachel Ayton
Huge congratulations to Glen Hills Library who have been shortlisted as finalists in the RCC Rural Achievement Awards for Best Community Library!
The RCC Achievement Awards celebrate the outstanding work and contribution to communities of people, groups and businesses.
As you know, the library offers a wide range of activities throughout the week and have hosted many successful events including Race... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:32 by Rachel Ayton