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CANCELLED - Annual Meeting of the Parish and the Annual Meeting of the Council

CANCELLED - Annual Meeting of the Parish and the Annual Meeting of the Council

Following government advice on the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and under new legislation*which came into force on 4 April 2020the Parish Council has cancelled the Annual Parish Meeting scheduled for 13 May 2020 and the Annual Meeting of the Council scheduled for 18 May 2020.

Under Regulation 4 of the new regulations, appointments continue. Therefore the current 2019/20 Council structure... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 20:36 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

Pulling together for the community

Pulling together for the community

Local businesses and partners have come together to help the community of Blaby District during the coronavirus outbreak.

emh homes and Marks & Spencer have been the first to donate to Blaby District Council's Community Hub scheme, which is helping the most vulnerable and isolated residents of the district. More contributions from businesses as expected to come as the Council responds to the coronavirus... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 20:35 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

Glenfield Support Group

Glenfield Support Group

Big, big thank you to the new Morrisons' management at Glenfield (the store is yet to be finished on the site of the former Coop), who, following the Parish Council's initial request, have provided food donation cages at the Morrison's Petrol Station off Station Road. Once filled these will be collected by the Glenfield Support Group to assist in providing food packages to the elderly and vulnerable... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 09:21 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

BLABY DISTRICT COUNCIL has set up a local Community Hub

BLABY DISTRICT COUNCIL has set up a local Community Hub

and are working with a range of partner organisations to get people the help they need during these difficult times.

Visit the Coronavirus Community Hub page for more information and to refer an isolated person or volunteer your time.

The service will prioritise those people who have no one else to help and who are the most vulnerable, for example over the age of 70, have an underlying health condition,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:56 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: News

Update for allotment holders

Update for allotment holders

A number of you have been in touch to ask whether you should be visiting the allotments at the moment. Please see the information in this link for further information from the National Allotment Society. It is regularly updated so if the coronavirus situation changes, so might this information.

https://www.nsalg.org.uk/news/covid19-information/

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:51 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Ellis Park Play Area and the Outdoor Gym, as well as the Outdoor Gym on the Millennium Green are closed until further notice

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 21:21 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

SPRING GARDEN COMPETITION - CANCELLED

SPRING GARDEN COMPETITION - CANCELLED

It is with regret that due to the current situation surrounding Coronavirus, our Spring Garden Competition Event will not be taking place in 2020.

We are hoping that we will still be able to go ahead with the Summer Garden Competition event later in the year.

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 11:14 by Annie Armstrong

Tags: Community

Coronavirus Isolation Cards

Coronavirus Isolation Cards

If you're able to, please consider lending a hand to the community - elderly and vulnerable people may have serious problems getting shopping currently, or may want to self isolate to avoid risks!void

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 11:06 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

Ellis Park MUGAS

Ellis Park MUGAS

CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

"Social distancing" the strategy health officials are emphasizing to keep COVID-19 from spreading, is the reason behind the MUGA closures.

- social distancing requires everyone - children and adults - to stay six feet (two metres) apart at all times.

Although children usually only display mild or no symptoms of coronavirus, they can spread the virus to others. That means that... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 10:08 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community

Glenfield BOWLS GREEN and GREENSIDE FACILITIES

Glenfield BOWLS GREEN and GREENSIDE FACILITIES

CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

"Social distancing" the strategy health officials are emphasizing to keep COVID-19 from spreading, is the reason behind the closure of the Bowls Green and greenside facilities.

Tony Allcock OBE, Bowls England Chief Executive - "Every organisation is currently coming to terms with a global situation that is unprecedented, to which Bowls England is sadly not immune. ……However,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 10:07 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

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