Bluebells Memory Cafe
Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 14:22 by Annie Armstrong
When VE Day dawns on 8th May 2020 it will be 75 years since the guns fell silent at the end of the war in Europe. Years of carnage and destruction had come to an end and millions of people took to the streets and pubs to celebrate peace, mourn their loved – ones and to hope for the future, but not forgetting those still in conflict until 15th August when it was announced that Japan had surrendered... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 00:03 by Beverley Greenwood
Welcome to our new website banner - UPCOMING EVENTS
Click the banner on our website and it will take you to details of upcoming events organised by the Parish Council.
Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 by Beverley Greenwood
26th February 2020 at 7.30 pm
Park House, Stamford Street, LE3 8DL
Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 21:31 by Beverley Greenwood
Litter Picking Support
Are you part of a litter picking group or an individual wanting to make a difference? Blaby District Council has funding to assist with a community litter picking scheme and they have kits available featuring:
- Hi-visibility vests
- Litter pickers
- Bag rings
- Collection bags
Posted: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 10:01 by Beverley Greenwood
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT)'s chair, Cathy Ellis, was delighted to accept a cheque for £5,000 from Councillor Richard Bowers, chair of Glenfield Parish Council. The Parish Council has made this generous donation to the Beacon Appeal, which is fundraising for specialist sensory and sporting equipment to enhance inpatient care at the new mental health facility for young people in... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:32 by Beverley Greenwood
More than £155,000 has been awarded to Blaby District Council by The National Lottery Heritage Fund as part of an exciting project to restore and explore the history of the Ice House on Bouskell Park, Blaby.
Dating back to around 1843, the Grade II Listed Ice House was the storage facility for the Victorian manor house, Blaby Hall. A popular method to store ice from the nearby lake to keep Blaby... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 09:59 by Beverley Greenwood
Important information about your collections over the festive period
With Christmas on the way, we wanted to remind you of the arrangements for collecting refuse and recycling over the next three weeks.
- No collections will take place between 25 December-01 January 2020
Double collections will take place the week before, and week after Christmas. We will empty both your... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 12:35 by Beverley Greenwood
Two men have been charged with burglary at a salon in Glenfield.
Constandinos Kouroushi, 50, of Highfield Road, Groby, Leicester, and Matthew Noble, 44, of New Fields Square, Leicester, have both been charged with burglary at White's Hair and Beauty salon on 30 June 2018.
The charge alleges that beauty products to the value of £179.65 were stolen.
Kouroushi is also charged with two counts of theft... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 07:44 by Beverley Greenwood
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE MEMORIAL HALL CAR PARK WILL BE CLOSED
AT 5.00 PM ON FRIDAY 29TH NOVEMBER 2019 DUE TO THE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON
ALTERNATIVE PARKING WILL BE AVAILABLE WITHIN THE SCHOOL AND ALSO IN THE BLABY DISTRICT COUNCIL CAR PARK.
Posted: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 16:26 by Beverley Greenwood