Local News

08 March 2017

A reward has been offered after more than half a million pounds worth of damage was caused to a house following a fire in November last year.The house in Glenfield Frith Drive, Glenfield, was under renovation when it was found alight on Sunday 27 November.The resident was involved in an industrial accident at work and was left paralysed, the house was being adapted to her needs.The fire caused... read more >>
  • Spring garden competition
    • 02 February 2017

      The closing date for submissions for this year's Spring Garden Competition is 7 April 2016, and now is the time to nominate your garden or a neighbour's. Just visit Glenfield Parish Council at Park House, Stamford Street, Glenfield or e-mail...

  • The Curve comes to LOROS
    • 02 February 2017

      The cast from Curve's Grease have brought the magic of theatre to LOROS by putting on a special performance for patients, families, staff and volunteers at the Hospice.The group of actors and actresses helped kick-off 2017, by performing a variety...

  • Glenfield burglaries drop in December
    • 02 February 2017

      In December the police received 299 calls from members of the public relating to incidents across the three parishes of Glenfield, LFE and Kirby Muxloe. In December there was a notable reduction in burglaries in Glenfield with 9 offences being...

  • Local opticians hit the road
    • 02 February 2017

      For over 30 years Edmonds & Slatter Opticians have offered a home eye testing service to patients who are unable to visit the opticians unaided for medical reasons.Edmonds and Slatter Opticians strongly believe that patients who are unable to...

  • LOROS launches online raffle
    • 02 February 2017

      LOROS have become one of the first ever Hospices in the country to give people the chance to win an experience of a lifetime by playing an online raffle.Experience this! gives players the opportunity to win one of three amazing prizes, which...

  • First dementia friendly surgery
    • 02 February 2017

      A district medical centre has become the first in the area to pledge to become more accessible to people with dementia.Enderby Medical Centre has become a supporter of the Blaby District Dementia Action Alliance, which aims to create a district with...

  • Countesthorpe PSPO a 'success'
    • 02 February 2017

      A Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) introduced in Countesthorpe has proved a success and has been part of a reduction in anti-social behaviour.The order came into force on 15 July 2016 for a period of six months, and was brought in to reduce the...

  • Suspected arson on Glenfield Frith Drive
    • 14 January 2017

      A SERIOUS FIRE to a large detached house on Glenfield Frith Drive, Glenfield was reported at 01:30hrs on the 26th November. By the time the Fire Service vehicles arrived, the house was seriously alight. Four Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles attended...

  • Burglaries continue in Glenfield
    • 12 January 2017

      In November the police received 308 calls from members of the public relating to incidents across the three parishes of Glenfield, LFE and Kirby Muxloe. November has seen the beat team continue to attend the victims of burglary offences across the...

  • LOROS holiday fun
    • 12 January 2017

      Some of the children from The Hall made the journey over to LOROS at the end of term to bring Christmas joy to both the staff and patients at the hospice. The Hall has close links with LOROS having just completed an outreach project with them. Every...

Local Politics

Dog training sessions

Dog training sessions

Residents are being given an exciting chance to take advantage of subsidised dog training at special... Read more

Local Groups

'What do you want from life?'

I recently came across an amusing yet thought-provoking story. A teenage girl was at home one evening, doing her homework. The girl had enlisted her dad to help her, and as they were focussing on a particular problem, the girl received a rather unexpected text message from her mum, which read, "What do you want from life?" Both the girl and her dad were rather taken aback by the question, and the... Read more

Education

Vintage bus rides

Vintage bus rides

The Year Two children at The Hall were visited by volunteers from the Leicester Heritage Transport B... 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

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