Local News

21 November 2016

Christmas is coming! And this year the Christmas Lights on the Square will be switched on Friday 2nd December 2016. There will be carols and refreshments at the Methodist Church from 6.30pm with the "big switch on" at 7pm. Refreshments will be available in the Methodist Church. We thank the Glenfield Churches for once again putting on this Christmas event. Please do come and join us for what is... read more >>
  • Glenfield fly-tipper fined £2000
    • 21 November 2016

      A local resident who admitted to fly-tipping in Blaby Disitrict has been hit with a fine for his offences.Sanjay Gohil of Glenfield Frith Drive, Glenfield, pleaded guilty to two counts of fly-tipping at Leicester Magistrates' Court on 5 October...

  • Spike in Glenfield burglaries
    • 13 November 2016

      Glenfield has had a spike in offences of burglary during September with 11 offences being reported. This spike is currently continuing in both Glenfield and the wider area. In the last couple of weeks alone Glenwatch has received reports of...

  • Age UK's Big Knit
    • 13 November 2016

      We are really pleased to confirm that Age UK and Innocent are teaming up again for the 13th year of our Big Knit partnership.We're excited to announce that innocent would like to promote our next campaign as the biggest Big Knit ever so that we...

  • Jeans for genes!
    • 13 November 2016

      For many years The Hall School community has supported the charity Jeans for Genes. September 2016 was no exception – everyone 'donned' their denim to show their support for this vital and life changing organisation. In the UK it is estimated that...

  • MHS Anti-Bullying charter
    • 13 November 2016

      Exam Results Success 2016Martin High School has achieved significant improvement in many key headline areas from 2015 to 2016. These results are provisional and will be confirmed in January along with the national picture. We are delighted with how...

  • Tim Peake comes to Leicester
    • 13 November 2016

      British ESA astronaut Tim Peake visited the National Space Centre in Leicester where he was awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science by the University of Leicester in a ceremony inside the Sir Patrick Moore planetarium. During his visit, Tim...

  • New Glenfield Library book club
    • 13 November 2016

      Do you find it hard to pick a good book to read?Do you have difficulty settling into a story?Not read anything for ages?If this is you then why not come along to the Shared Reading group at Glenfield library?We meet every Friday from 10.15 to 11.45....

  • BBC's Dom comes to Glenfield
    • 30 September 2016

      As you may have heard, back in the spring a production company visited several times for a BBC show, Dom on the Spot. The two main focuses were abandoned vehicles and dog fouling, particularly after the introduction of the new Public Spaces...

  • Glenfield Gala, not a total washout!
    • 30 September 2016

      The great British summer has a habit of wreaking havoc on outdoor events and it did just that on Saturday 10th September 2016 at this year's Gala. After a wet start to the morning, we were thinking this years Gala in the afternoon would be a...

  • Beware vehicle crime in Glenfield
    • 30 September 2016

      Vehicle crime, continues to be a problem in Glenfield, particularly the area between Elm Tree Avenue and Wheatfield Drive where there have been 7 vehicles broken into. What items do you leave in your vehicle overnight or whilst it is not in use that...

Local Politics

Glenfield youth club

Glenfield youth club

Youth ClubGlenfield Parish Council has a service agreement with Young Leicestershire Ltd to deliver ... Read more

Local Groups

Remembering

Remembering

When I was a teenager, one of the passing fashions was for waistcoats. Raiding my father's wardrobe ... Read more

Education

Harry Potter studios

Harry Potter studios

The year 6 children visited the amazing Harry Potter Studios recently. This linked to the work that ... Read more

Travel

Rolleston Forestry Centre

Rolleston Forestry Centre

We had a great time when we went to Rolleston Forestry Centre. Our first activity was minibeast hunt... Read more

Sports

Cricket season review

Anstey and Glenfield Cricket Club have enjoyed a good 2016 season with both the 1st and 2nd teams finished the season above mid table in their respective divisions. There was some brilliant individual performances but overall it was fantastic team effort by everyone which meant that the club continued to move forward.The 1st team had a great year in Division 6 West. They finished 3rd in the table ... Read more

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