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

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Blaby District Council Telephone Befriending Service.

Blaby District Council Telephone Befriending Service.

If you are feeling lonely, isolated and would benefit from regular, friendly phone calls, Blaby District Council are offering a telephone befriending service.

For more information, please call 0116 2727718 or email:vcshub@blaby.gov.uk

The picture shows the befriending scheme poster.

Posted: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 11:39 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order Footpath Z13 Glen Parva.

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order Footpath Z13 Glen Parva.

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at Footpath Z13, Glen Parva.

A footpath closure is required on Footpath Z13 for at least six months commencing on 4th January 2021.

Please see the attached documents for the full press release and diversion route.

The picture attached shows the diversion map.

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 10:49 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Lost Property.

Lost Property.

Despite the office being closed, we sometimes have lost property brought in by the caretaker- items which have been left outside or handed in by a member of the public.

These items are often posted on our social media pages in the hope that the owners come forward. However, we are aware that not everybody has access to social media platforms.

If you have lost any of your belongings, please contact Deputy... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 09:42 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Poppy Wreath Laid in Memorial Garden on Remembrance Sunday.

Poppy Wreath Laid in Memorial Garden on Remembrance Sunday.

Vice Chairman Stan Sidorowicz laid a poppy wreath in the Memorial Garden on 8th November on behalf of Glen Parva Parish Council to commemorate Remembrance Sunday.

The picture shows Mr Sidorowicz with the poppy wreath in the memorial garden.

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 09:26 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Memorial Hall Car Park Locking.

Due to the current situation and with the office being closed until further notice, we have had to alter the times in which the gated car park at the Memorial Hall is locked.

Whilst we actively encourage the Park and Stride scheme, we are unable to maintain the previous times in which the car park was locked.

We kindly ask that if you are commuting that you respect residents driveways and park in a sensible... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 10:05 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Election of Chairman and Vice Chairman.

Election of Chairman and Vice Chairman.

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

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

COVID-19 Support for Vulnerable Residents.

COVID-19 Support for Vulnerable Residents.

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.

https://www.blaby.gov.uk/leisure-health-and-community/community/coronavirus-community-hub/... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 08:54 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Blaby District Council Corona Virus Community Hub.

Blaby District Council Corona Virus Community Hub.

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:

  • A dedicated webpage for people with online form for people to register themselves or a relative for help or to volunteer their time. If you want to volunteer or know any isolated individuals, visit www.blaby.gov.uk/community-hub... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 10:26 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester

Parish Council Contact Details.

Parish Council Contact Details.

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: manager@glenparvaparishcouncil.org.uk or Senior Administrative Officer Rachel Ayton: admin@glenparvaparishcouncil.org.uk

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

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council

Next Door App for Glen Parva Residents.

Next Door App for Glen Parva Residents.

If you haven't already got it, the Next Door app is a fantastic way of keeping in touch with fellow members of your community.

With the current COVID-19 situation, it is quite possibly more useful than ever with residents offering help and a friendly ear to people who may be struggling with loneliness during this difficult time.

You can register with Next Door by clicking here.

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 11:23 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: Glen Parva, Leicester, Parish Council