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 07769812203

Latest News

Community Building Open Day

shadow pic of new building with details of open day

Please come along to see us at the Village Hall on Friday 30th July 2021 between 11am and 6pm to see the plans for the new Community Building.

Members of the Parish Council Team and the Village Hall Committee will be here to answer any questions you may have.

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 11:34 by Alexis Biggs

Tags: Great Glen

Road Closure - Gartree Road

Road Closure - Gartree Road

Carriangeway patching work will continue this weekend 24th & 25th July, with Gartree Road closed for the work to be completed.

Please see One Network Reference GBTMI20875996 for a diversion route if required.

https://one.network/?GBTMI20875996

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:26 by Cheryl Small

Tags: News

Historic Counties Flag Day..

Historic Counties Flag Day..

We are proud to be flying the new Leicestershire County Flag at the Memorial Green today in honour of Historic Counties Flag Day

#CountyFlagsDay is Wednesday 23rd July 2014, when the people of Great Britain celebrate the nation's historic counties through the flying of Flags.

Historic County Flags Day gives the government the chance to raise the 52 flags of Great Britain as currently registered by the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:05 by Cheryl Small

Tags: Great Glen, News

Leicestershire County Council NEW Online Contact Form

Leicestershire County Council NEW Online Contact Form

Leicestershire County Council have recently made some changes to the way customers can now contact us.

The Leicestershire County Council Customer Service Centre (CSC) has introduced a new online enquiry form which can be accessed via our website or here.

Customers using any of the below email addresses can now use the online form to correspond electronically with the CSC. This is to enable the CSC to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 09:11 by Cheryl Small

Tags: News

Back to the workplace: Your rights if you’ve been working from home

Back to the workplace: Your rights if you’ve been working from home

With guidance to work from home having ended, Citizens Advice Leicestershire sets out what you need to know if you're asked to return to your normal workplace.

I've been working from home, can my employer ask me to return to my normal workplace?

The short answer is yes. When you enter into a contract to work for an employer you have to comply with 'reasonable management requests'. That means your employer... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 09:00 by Cheryl Small

Tags: News

Sling Your Hook Campaign

Sling Your Hook Campaign

We have received the following information from the Leicestershire Police Neighbourhood Link team:

We are excited to tell you more about our SLING YOUR HOOK campaign running throughout July to help tackle scams

WHY 'SLING YOUR HOOK'?
The campaign taps into the psychology that scammers use to hook people in, helping you stay one step ahead and protect yourself and your loved ones against the increasing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 12:12 by Alexis Biggs

Tags: News

Temporary Change to Monday Opening Hours

yellow sign with text: opening hours

Please note that the Parish Office will be open in the morning only on Monday 19th and Monday 26th July 2021. The office opening hours on these two days are 9.30am until 12.30pm.

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:58 by Alexis Biggs

Tags: Great Glen

Dogs in hot cars awareness...

Dogs in hot cars awareness...

As the weather heats up and after a year of lockdowns and restrictions, it's inevitable that many of us will be wanting to explore the great outdoors and seeking the perfect staycations with our four-legged friends. Dogs are not welcomed everywhere therefore it is important that dog owners carefully plan outings to safeguard their dogs' from heatstroke this summer.

Never leave your dog alone in a car... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 13:21 by Cheryl Small

Tags: News

Sign Up for Free Holiday Clubs This Summer

Lots of kids in a circle, all smiling

Sign up for free holiday clubs this summer

Free holiday clubs are available this summer for children and young people who are eligible for free school meals.

If you live in Leicestershire you can sign up by visiting: Enrolling children and young people in free holiday clubs | Leicestershire County Council.

Children and young people (aged five to 16) can access up to four sessions a week, for four weeks,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 13:21 by Alexis Biggs

Tags: News

Covid Vaccine Passport Scam

Covid Vaccine Passport Scam

We have been made aware of a Covid Vaccine Passport scam email going around that purports to be from the NHS and informs recipients that they can apply for their "Digital Coronavirus Passports"

Clicking on the link within the email, takes you to a convincing but fake NHS website that asks for personal and payment details. (for an admin fee)

The website has since been taken down, but in case similar emails/websites... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:56 by Cheryl Small

Tags: News

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