Civic Centre

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

Author: Vicki Jepson

Office to Rent at The Civic Centre

An office has become available to rent within the Civic Centre.

This is a first floor office, approximately 13ft x 19ft with access to kitchen and toilet facilities and one car parking space, included in the monthly cost.

This would be an ideal base, for somebody looking for a long term lease.

Please contact Lauren on 0116 2784728 or email for more information.

Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 16:39 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: The Civic Centre

Parks in Blaby - Update

Parks in Blaby - Update

As of 29th July 2020, the Parish Council owned playgrounds and gym equipment within Blaby shall re-open.

We kindly ask that people use all of the equipment responsibly, not using the equipment if you feel unwell, observing social distancing where possible, sanitising hands before and after use, taking all rubbish with you when you leave the park and being mindful of other users.

If you have any questions... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 12:34 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Parks

Parks in Blaby - Update

This is a reminder that the parks in Blaby continue to stay closed. There has been some confusion about whether or not they are open but they will remain closed until further notice.

The Parish Council have given great thought to the guidelines surrounding parks and open spaces and feel that, at this time, the Parish Council cannot implement all guidelines well enough to keep residents safe.

We are also... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 13:02 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Parks

Blaby District Council - Resident Support Services

Blaby District Council - Resident Support Services

Blaby District Council's Resident Support Service is a free service for anybody living within the Blaby District.

Please see the poster for more information and contact details to access this service.

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 16:46 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

A426 Road Closure - Railway Bridge

A426 Road Closure - Railway Bridge

The road under the railway bridge, next to Northfield park will be closed overnight on Monday 27th July 2020 at 10pm until Tuesday 28th July 2020 at 6am.

Please see the picture attached for more details.

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 12:56 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Road Closure

Leicester Lockdown Update

Leicester Lockdown Update

Blaby District Council have released the following:

UPDATE: The areas in the district affected by the Leicester Lockdown are:

• Braunstone Town (including Fosse Park)
• Glenfield
• Glen Parva
• Leicester Forest East (The area East of the M1)
• Thorpe Astley

Pubs, restaurants and hairdressers will not open this Saturday as anticipated, and shops that were allowed to open on 15... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 15:33 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby

Coronavirus Guidance on Shielding

In March those most at risk from Coronavirus were advised to stay at home until the end of June. The Government remain committed to supporting this group as long as they are advised to shield.

From the 1st June guidance was relaxed in line with the latest evidence meaning that shielding individuals could choose to spend time outdoors with members of their immediate household, or, if they live alone... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 14:45 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

Scarecrow Competition Entrants!

Scarecrow Competition Entrants!


Due to the current climate, we haven't seen a huge response in entries to this years Scarecrow Festival but we feel that it is only fair to honour those that have taken the time to create something for the occasion!

Attached is the addresses where you can see each scarecrow for yourself.

Please submit your entries via Facebook, email,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 14:31 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

New rules on face coverings

New rules on face coverings

New rules on face coverings coming in on Monday will help keep passengers safe.

Passengers who don't follow the new rules on face coverings will not be allowed to travel on public transport.

Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 12:50 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

Blaby District Council - Climate Change Strategy Ambitions Confirmed


Climate Change Strategy ambitions confirmed

A commitment to tackling climate change has been made by Blaby District Council following the approval of the Climate Change Strategy.

The six-point strategy will see ambitions to make the Council carbon neutral by 2030, and the district carbon neutral by 2050. It provides a vision for a Green Recovery, post Covid-19, to create sustainable communities,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 14:08 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Press Release