Great Glen Parish Council

Serving the people of Great Glen

Clerk: Lesley Sanderson
Glendale House, 1 Church Road
Great Glen, Leics LE8 9FE

Tel: 0116 259 3004 07825393777

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Our office is now open on Wednesday and Thursday mornings 9.30am - 12.30pm

We have reopened the office for two mornings a week initially. We are open to the public on Wednesday and Thursday mornings 9.30am -12.30pm.

We are however still available on the telephone on

07769 812203

or by email


New contact details for the Great Glen Coronavirus Support Network - with effect from 1 July, please call Valerie Hawes on 0116 259 3817 for assistance.


Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

The Parish Council is meeting online for the foreseeable future in order to protect the public and members from spreading the virus.

Public with an internet connection can still join the meetings by requesting an invitation by email from which will contain a link to join the virtual meetings via ZOOM (you do not need to download the program to join a meeting)

Please remember that we have a wonderful team of volunteers that can help you with shopping, the collection of prescriptions, posting mail or simply telephone for a friendly chat.

If you would like their help, please call Valerie Hawes on 0116 259 3817 for assistance. You may need to leave a message, but she will call you back as soon as possible.

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Stretton Road Closure Temporary Traffic Regulation Order

Road Closed and Diversion Signs

Posted: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 13:47 by Alexis Biggs

Please find attached the documentation from Leicestershire County Council regarding the closure of Stretton Road and the relevant diversions.

Road Closure at Oaks Road/Stretton Road Junction - 5/10/20 for Four Weeks

Road Closed and Diversion Signs

Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 09:22 by Alexis Biggs

Please note that with effect from Monday 5 October 2020 there will be roadworks at the junction of Stretton Road and Oaks Road, whilst a new mini roundabout is constructed. Stretton Road will be closed to vehicular traffic and traffic on Oaks Road will be controlled by traffic lights. A diversion will be in force, however local knowledge will probably enable you to take an alternative to this route. More »

You will be able to access the businesses in the vicinity.

The attached letter from C3 Construction gives details of the work and the diversion.

We will update you with the Leicestershire County Council Highways traffic notifications as soon as possible. » Less

New Office Opening Hours

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Posted: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 11:22 by Alexis Biggs

In line with the latest Government guidance, we will only be opening the office on a Wednesday morning until further notice. The office opening hours are 9.30am – 12.30pm.

We are available on the telephone – 07769 812203. Arrangements can be made for private appointments by telephone or by Zoom.

Alternatively, you can contact us by email at

If you need help from the Great Glen Volunteer Support Network please contact Valerie Hawes on 0116 259 3817. Please leave a message if no one is available to answer your call, someone will get back to you. More »

Apologies for any inconvenience caused. » Less

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