Tags: Glen Parva
The Park Cafe on Dorothy Avenue yesterday donated two trolleys of refreshments of food and drink to the South Wigston branch of Fare Share.
Fare Share redistributes products to charities and community groups in need.
Glen Parva Parish Council Chairman Jan Martin completed a stock check in the cafe and gathered several items which were nearing their use by date which were then donated to Fare Share for... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Aug 2020 11:07 by Rachel Ayton
As the play area and gym equipment on Dorothy Avenue Playing Fields are now open for use, we ask that you comply with government advice on how to visit the play park safely.
Please maintain social distancing at all times during your visit.
Please sanitise your hands before, during and after your visit and if you believe you have symptoms of Corona Virus or have been exposed to someone who has, please... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 09:06 by Rachel Ayton
We are pleased to confirm that next year's Glen Parva Summer Gala will take place on Saturday 7th August 1-4pm on Dorothy Avenue Playing Fields.
All of the main attractions we had booked for this year have been re-booked for the event next summer and we are delighted that they are all able to join us again.
Bookings for stalls will be taken in the spring next year and further details will be announced... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 09:03 by Rachel Ayton
Fly tipping is an offence which comes with a fine of up to £50,000 and/or twelve months imprisonment upon conviction.
I have received reports of fly tipping occurring in the nature reserve with some of the items potentially causing a risk to users of the area.
You can report fly tipping online to Blaby District Council.
Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 08:44 by Rachel Ayton
It is with very heavy hearts that, due to COVID-19, we must cancel the 19th Glen Parva Gala which was due to take place on Saturday 8th August on Dorothy Avenue Playing Fields.
We feel that the restrictions won't be lifted to the extent that we could host the gala and we must follow Government guidelines and keep everyone safe.
All bookings which had been taken so far have been contacted and we are hoping... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 09:27 by Rachel Ayton
Glen Parva Parish Council would like to congratulate Jan Martin, who has been elected Chairman for the 15th consecutive year and Stan Sidorowicz, who has been elected Vice Chairman for the 12th consecutive year.
On behalf of everyone at GPPC, we would like to thank Mrs Martin and Mr Sidorowicz for their continued support.
Pictured: Chairman Mrs J Martin and Vice Chairman Mr S Sidorowicz.
Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 09:15 by Rachel Ayton
If you are a vulnerable resident, or know of anyone vulnerable who needs help, please don't hesitate to get in touch.
There are support groups and help available to all vulnerable residents who are struggling during this uncertain time and there is also the Blaby District Council Community Hub on hand ready to help.
Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 08:54 by Rachel Ayton
Blaby District Council have set up a Corona Virus Community Hub to help vulnerable residents, or those wishing to volunteer their help within the district.
The Hub will provide:
Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 10:26 by Rachel Ayton
A recent Tweet from Blaby District Council to please ensure that you keep your dogs under control when out walking to avoid them running up to members of the public:
Please can we ask that if out walking your dog off-lead they will return to you on command. We have received information that some dogs are running up to members of the public, with owners having to approach people to fetch the dog, breaching... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 13:30 by Rachel Ayton
Just a reminder that the Parish Office remains closed until further notice.
If you need to contact a member of the team, you can email Parish Council Manager Jayne Pollard: firstname.lastname@example.org or Senior Administrative Officer Rachel Ayton: email@example.com
In addition to our website, you can also keep in touch via our social media pages, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 11:27 by Rachel Ayton