Civic Centre

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

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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!

*** THIS YEARS 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 events@blabyparishcouncil.org,... 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

Parish Councillor Vacancies - Can You Help?

Parish Councillor Vacancies - Can You Help?

Do you have a couple of hours spare a week?

Would you like to get involved and have a say on what's happening within your community?

Would you like to meet new people?

If you answered YES to these questions, then we would love to hear from you!

We currently have four vacancies for Councillors on the Parish Council so if you are interested in joining the Parish Council, why not email or call us for a chat?... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 12:12 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

Join us in raising a glass for VE Day 75th Anniversary!

Join us in raising a glass for VE Day 75th Anniversary!

Join us in raising a glass for VE Day 75th Anniversary on Friday 8th May 2020.

Posted: Tue, 05 May 2020 15:08 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

Covid-19 Update - Guidance on Parks, Open Spaces, Cemeteries & Allotments

Blaby Parish Council have been following government guidelines and the parks, open spaces, cemeteries and allotments are all still open.

This is includes:

Northfield Park

Oakfield Park

Mill Lane Cemetery

Enderby Road Allotments

For us to be able to keep these spaces open for you, we kindly ask that you ALWAYS observe the social distancing guideline and keep 2-3 metres away from others at all times.

If you... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 12:43 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Cemetery, Community, Parks

Councils' receive new powers to hold remote meetings

Local authorities in England handed new powers to hold public meetings virtually by using video or telephone conferencing technology.

You can read more about this at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/councils-given-new-powers-to-hold-public-meetings-remotely?utm_source=e9e74923-3b23-40ab-b860-508a5e8eee17&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 09:54 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Meetings

COVID-19 - Current Scams in Circulation

During the covid-19 pandemic, we have seen an increase in the amount of scams being carried out.

Please see the link below from National Trading Standards and follow the advice on the website if you think you are a victim of any of the scams listed.

https://www.nationaltradingstandards.uk/news/beware-of-covid19-scams/

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 13:50 by Vicki Jepson

Tags: Blaby, Community

April Half Term Sports Club - CANCELLED

Unfortunately, Finding Fitness have had to cancel their Half Term Sports Club that is due to run at Oakfield Park on 14th - 17th April 2020.

The Sports Club will be re-arranged for another week during the year but we will let you know we have confirmed a date.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause but hope you can appreciate our reasons for doing this.

Finding Fitness are offering home workouts... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 12:47 by Lauren Withers

Tags: Blaby, Community, Parks