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Great Glen Youth Club.

Great Glen Youth Club.

Every Thursday, Great Glen Youth Centre is open for children ages 8-16 years as part of the Chill Out Projects run by the HCYC.

Running from 6.30-8pm, children can come along and listen to music, play games, experiment with crafts, take part in sports and much more.

For enquiries please call Ruth on 07999 081566 or email ruth@hcyc.org.uk

Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 11:30 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen

Great Glen Wheelbarrow Race 2017.

Great Glen Wheelbarrow Race 2017.

The 9th annual Great Glen Wheelbarrow Race supporting LOROS took place on Saturday 2nd September and what a fantastic day it was!

The children's race started at 2.15pm with the adults following at 3.15, with stalls, rides and inflatables for the family to enjoy in between. Thank you to everyone who took part in our treasure hunt on our Parish Council stall and congratulations to our prize winners!

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Posted: Tue, 05 Sep 2017 10:36 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen

Leicestershire County Council Online Report Form.

Leicestershire County Council Online Report Form.

Did you know that you can report any problems in your area directly to Leicestershire County Council by using their online report form?

Issues with roads, pavements, street lighting, overgrown hedges or anything else owned by LCC can be submitted online in a matter of minutes and the matter can be dealt with from thereon.

To get started on reporting an issue, click here.

Posted: Fri, 01 Sep 2017 12:17 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen

K6 Phone Box Renovation Complete!

K6 Phone Box Renovation Complete!

You may have seen the amazing transformation of the K6 phone box on the Memorial Green.

On behalf of everyone at Great Glen Parish Council, we would like to thank Great Glen residents Eddy Jones and David Newell who volunteered to paint the phone box and bring it back to life! I'm sure you'll agree that the transformation is fantastic so we'd like to thank them for all their hard work.

The phone box is.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Aug 2017 14:33 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen, Parish office

Parish Notice Board Information.

Parish Notice Board Information.

As you know, all posters and notices you wish to have placed on the Parish notice boards must be approved before being displayed. We have previously allowed a two week turnaround for each poster to be displayed on the boards before the next ones are placed.

To avoid any confusion and to clarify exactly how long each notice or poster will have to advertise, the Parish Council agrees that each notice shall now be displayed for 28.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:08 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen, Parish office

100 Dwellings on Land South of London Road REFUSED!

At Harborough District Council planning meeting the Bovis Homes application of 100 dwellings on Land South of London Road, Great Glen was REFUSED by 6 votes to 4. Thanks to the Hands Off Great Glen Group of residents who provided strong, sound planning reasons for its refusal. Great support by Leicester Grammar School, Ward Councillor, and our County Councillor as well as the Parish Council.

Posted: Tue, 18 Jul 2017 21:16 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen

Miller Application APPROVED

The latest Miller application for 170 off Oaks Road, considered by Harborough Planning Committee on Tuesday 4th July - recommended approval by a 6 to 5 vote, ignoring all the evidence provided by the Hands Off Great Glen Group and comments from a professional Landscape Consultant.

View the HDC video on our Twitter page.

Posted: Wed, 05 Jul 2017 09:57 by Bill Glasper

Tags: News, Great Glen

Parish Notice Board Information.

As you may know, there are six notice boards in the village at present, including the one in our office window.

Whilst we are happy to display your notices with approval, free of charge, there are just a couple of points which we feel you may find useful.

Each poster is displayed for two weeks, or if it advertises the date of an event, it will be taken down after that date.

As you are aware, posters or.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Jul 2017 12:23 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen

Statement of Case Following Public Meeting.

An application has been received from Miller Homes 17/00579/OUT for land off Oaks Road. A meeting on 4th May informed residents what was happening, including updates from the Hands Off Great Glen Group (HOGG) and the Parish Council. Following the meeting, and legal consultation the attached document has been lodged with the Planning Inspector by the Hands Off Great Glen Group. You can support this important campaign... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 May 2017 11:40 by Bill Glasper

Tags: News, Great Glen

Great Glen WI.

Great Glen WI.

Great Glen WI takes place on the third Tuesday of every month at 7.30pm in the Methodist Church Hall on Oaks Road.

There is something for everyone including crafts, quizzes, darts, friendship and visits, speakers, skittles and more.

For more information about joining the WI, click here.

Posted: Tue, 16 May 2017 10:44 by Rachel Ayton

Tags: News, Great Glen, Parish office

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