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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Changes to the Arriva X3 Service...

Changes to the Arriva X3 Service...

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:15 by Cheryl Small

From the 30 June, Arriva are making some changes to service X3 between Leicester and Market Harborough.

Journeys serving the Southern Estate in Market Harborough will now be extended to call at Farndon Fields.

In Kibworth we'll no longer be serving Wistow Road, Barnards Way, Warwick Road or Fleckney Road on any journeys. Alternative bus stops are located at The Square and adjacent to Lodge Close.

One Leicester-bound journey in the afternoon that will omit Great Glen leaving a 60 minute gap in service towards Leicester. More »

Click here to view the future timetable and route map » Less

Emergency Plan for Great Glen

Emergency Plan for Great Glen

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:29 by Alexis Biggs

We are currently in the process of updating our Emergency Plan - a document that helps to provide guidance and information to help the community cope with a disruptive event. We are looking for people with the following skills that would be happy to be contacted to help in the event of an emergency:

- Trained First Aiders

- Electricians.

If you think you could help and would be happy to be named on the plan, please contact us. More »

Thank you.

The Parish Team. » Less

County Lines...Know The Signs...

County Lines...Know The Signs...

Posted: Tue, 28 May 2019 10:41 by Cheryl Small

Leicestershire Police is raising awareness of County Lines and the signs that it may be taking place within a community. County Lines is the exploitation of young and vulnerable people to assist with the distribution of drugs. It is a nationwide issue and action has recently been taken by Leicestershire Police through Operation Lionheart to execute warrants and arrest some of those believed to be involved. More »

The following signs could suggest that someone is being exploited through county lines activity:

  • Gang association or isolation from peers or social networks
  • Missing from home or schools and/or significant decline in performance
  • New friends or relationships with those who don't share any mutual friendships with the victim or anyone else
  • May be carrying a weapon
  • Receiving more texts or calls than usual
  • Sudden influx of cash, clothes or mobile phones
  • Unexplained injuries
  • Significant changes in emotional well-being

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