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It may only be February, but we are already thinking about Christmas!

It may only be February, but we are already thinking about Christmas!

Late November 2020, Glenfield Parish Council will be organising a Christmas Fayre which will involve a range of gift and craft stalls and the switching on of the Christmas lights at Park House. This year, it will take place on Friday, 27th November 2020 from 6.30 pm to 9.00 pm within the grounds of Park House and the Memorial Hall, Stamford Street, LE3 8DL.

There will be refreshments, Christmas carols... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Feb 2020 10:18 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

Easter Hunt

Easter Hunt

'Hop' into Ellis Park Play Area and join the Easter Bunny to search for our Easter ducks, gather as many as you can and then exchange them for a chocolate egg.

Please note that dogs are not allowed in the Play area. Dogs on leads are welcome in Ellis Park recreation ground. We thank you in advance for your co-operation.

Children up to 10 years of age only

Saturday 11th April 2020

Starts 11am – please... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:01 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community

Part-time Litter Picker

Part-time Litter Picker

Glenfield Parish Council is seeking to fill the above position

20 hrs per week – flexible over 5 days to suit

(National Living Wage)

Enrolment into Pension Scheme (if eligible)

Holiday Entitlement

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS

7th MARCH 2020

NO CVs will be accepted - application form only

Click here for documents to download

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 16:13 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

Dementia Support in Glenfield

Dementia Support in Glenfield

Bluebells Memory Cafe

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 14:22 by Annie Armstrong

Tags: Community

VE Day 75th Anniversary Street Party Picnic

VE Day 75th Anniversary Street Party Picnic

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

Tags: Community

What's On

What's On

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

Tags: Community, News

AGM Millennium Green Trust

AGM Millennium Green Trust

26th February 2020 at 7.30 pm

Park House, Stamford Street, LE3 8DL

Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 21:31 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community, News

Litter Picking

Litter Picking

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

They will also arrange to collect the litter you've picked. Find out more by downloading their Volunteer Litter Pickers... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 10:01 by Beverley Greenwood

Tags: Community

Parish Council boost for Beacon Appeal

Parish Council boost for Beacon Appeal

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

Tags: Community, News

Lottery funding success for Blaby Ice House

Lottery funding success for Blaby Ice House

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

Tags: Community, News

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