Civic Centre

Parish Manager: Mrs Vicki Jepson
Blaby Civic Centre, 22-24
Leicester Road, Blaby, Leics
LE8 4GQ

Author: Vicki Jepson

Blaby District Council Sets Up Covid-19 Test Centre

A temporary Covid-19 walk-in test centre will be set up on the Visitors Car Park at Blaby District Council's Offices on Desford Road in Narborough.

The site will be managed by Department of Health and Social Care and their contractors, and will remain in place for six months, although this may be extended depending on local testing need.

The walk-in test centre will operate from 8am-8pm seven days a... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 12:50 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Community

Car Parking Charges Approved

Car Parking Charges Approved

Car Parking Changes Approved

Free parking for the first two hours across car parks in Blaby and Narborough have been approved by Blaby District Council.

From Monday 02 November, Enderby Road and Johns Court car parks in Blaby, as well as Leicester Road car park in Narborough will be free for the first two hours.

To reduce queues and reduce the amount of contact with parking machines, no tickets will be... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 15:34 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Community

Blaby Business Boost

Blaby Business Boost

Welcome to Blaby District Councils Blaby Business Boost

Posted: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 14:15 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Community, Community Groups

Channel 5 Hit TV Show Wants to Help YOU!

Channel 5 Hit TV Show Wants to Help YOU!

Channel 5's and 5star's hit cleaning show is looking for people across the UK who are in need of some professional help keeping their homes clean and tidy.

Filming in December this year until February 2021, this series sees expert cleaners clean each home in just four days and then gives each of our participants tips to keep their home clean for good. For more information, please email cleaning@flyingsaucertv.com... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 10:02 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

Oakfield Park - Green Flag Award - WINNER!

Oakfield Park - Green Flag Award - WINNER!

Blaby Parish Council are excited to announce that they have been successful in winning the Green Flag Community Award 2020/21 for Oakfield Park!

The staff have worked extremely hard to allow the park to reach this status and we are so proud of everybody that has been involved in the process of obtaining the award.

Please click the image to read our press release!

Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 10:05 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community, Parks

NEWS RELEASE - Bouskell Park Dig Date Announced

The much-anticipated community dig at Bouskell Park in Blaby will take place in April 2021, as part of Blaby District Council's renovation of the Ice House.

A community archaeological dig on the site will be the first opportunity for the park's history to be uncovered, and the project will be in partnership with the University of Leicester's Archaeological Services team.

Taking place across the weekend... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 10:22 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER:- LUTTERWORTH ROAD SERVICE ROAD FROM SOUTHWAY TO SOUTH, BLABY

JUST RECEIVED!


Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.
An emergency road closure is required on Lutterworth Road Service Road from Southway to South, Blaby on the 8th September 2020 for 3 days.


The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Severn Trent Water to facilitate mains water.


During the... Read More »


Posted: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 10:20 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Road Closure

PRESS RELEASE - Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Coventry Road & Guthlaxton Gap, Croft

PRESS RELEASE - Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Coventry Road & Guthlaxton Gap, Croft

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.


A road closure is required on Coventry Road and Guthlaxton Gap from its junction with Coventry Road (B581) to the junction with Croft Road, Cosby. The closure will take place over night from 20:00 to 06:00 commencing on the 28th September until 3rd October 2020.


The Temporary Traffic Regulation... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Sep 2020 10:30 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Road Closure

PRESS RELEASE - Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Oaks Drive, Blaby

PRESS RELEASE - Temporary Traffic Regulation Order - Oaks Drive, Blaby

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.


A road closure and prohibition of waiting and loading is required on Oaks Drive (see plan) on the 14th September 2020 for one day.


The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Leicestershire County Council to facilitate footway patching.


The proposed alternative... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 10:52 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Road Closure

Dementia Support Service

Dementia Support Service

The Alzheimer's Society provide a Dementia Support Service for Leicester City, County and Hospitals supporting people living with dementia, their carers and family. Their dementia support workers offer information and practical guidance to help people understand dementia, cope with everyday challenges and prepare for the future.

Their contact number is 0116 231 6921 Monday to Friday 8:30am- 5pm. If... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 11:02 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Community