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

Tags: Glen Parva

Dorothy Avenue Play Area Remains CLOSED.

Dorothy Avenue Play Area Remains CLOSED.

The play are and gym equipment on Dorothy Avenue Playing Fields remain CLOSED until further notice.

Due to the extended lockdown in Glen Parva, it has been necessary to keep the play and gym equipment out of use. We appreciate your cooperation and ask that you please respect he closure in the interests of everyone's health and safety.

To report a possible breach of COVID-19 measures, please report online... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:25 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Glen Parva Included in Localised Lockdown.

Glen Parva Included in Localised Lockdown.

Glen Parva is included in the extended lockdown as cases of COVID-19 increase in Leicester.

Please stay safe, stay at home and continue to follow the guidelines set by the government.

You can read more on the BBC East Midlands website.

The photo shows a map of areas affected in Leicester which also includes Braustone Town, Glenfield, Leicester Forest East and Thorpe Astley in the Blaby District and the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 10:50 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Glen Hills Library Update.

Glen Hills Library Update.

Any items borrowed from the library now do not need to be returned until 5th September.

No fines will be issued for late returns.

You can follow updates on the Glen Hills Library section of our website.

Posted: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 13:37 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Glen Parva Gala 2021.

Glen Parva Gala 2021.

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

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Glen Parva Newsletter Summer 2020.

Glen Parva Newsletter Summer 2020.

The summer edition of the Glen Parva Newsletter is now available to view electronically in our newsletter archive.

The picture shows the front page of the summer newsletter.

Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 11:43 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Fly Tipping and How to Report it.

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

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Dorothy Avenue Play Area and Gym Equipment Remain CLOSED.

Dorothy Avenue Play Area and Gym Equipment Remain CLOSED.

Just a reminder that our playground and gym equipment on the playing fields remain CLOSED until further notice.

Corona Virus can stick to surfaces for a long time so please think of yourself and others and do not use the play or gym equipment under any circumstances.

It takes 72 hours for the virus to become undetectable on plastic, according to recent studies, about 48 hours on stainless steel and cardboard,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:37 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Glen Parva Residents- Sign up to Citizens Panel.

Glen Parva Residents- Sign up to Citizens Panel.

People of Glen Parva are invited to sign up to Citizens Panel to help improve local health services by sharing their experiences of NHS services and to help shape the future of the NHS services available.

Please see the attached document for more information.

The picture shows the Better Care Together logo.

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 12:31 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Report COVID-19 Breaches Online.

Report COVID-19 Breaches Online.

To report a possible breach of coronavirus measures, you can do so online by contacting Leicestershire Police.

There have been several reports of people ignoring the instructions from the government and gathering in groups to meet up, or play sports. Please stay at home. Do not risk the possible spread of the virus.

Two people from two households can meet in an open space as long as they adhere to social... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 May 2020 08:29 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Newsletter for New Prison in Glen Parva.

Newsletter for New Prison in Glen Parva.

Please see attached a newsletter which has gone out to residents about the new prison in Glen Parva.

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 12:35 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council