Lifestyle / Interests

Groups, clubs and organisations for lifestyle pursuits / interests.

The listing on this page includes entries from the Infolinx* database for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.

Entries on the Enderby EYE Organisations Listing are free of charge.
To submit an organisation for inclusion, please contact Enderby EYE.

 

 


Chinese Wand & Tai Chi
A small friendly club meeting at Brockington College 7-9pm Wednesdays. A series of gentle but effective exercises to refresh the mind and tone the body.
Contact: Sue
Tel 0116 260 1434


CVS for Blaby District (see: Community Action Partnership)


Enderby Brass Band
All Practice sessions currently take place at the Band HQ, to the rear of “The Pavilion” Leisure Centre at Huncote

  • Senior Band Practice: Tuesdays and Fridays 8pm – 10pm.
    Contact: Stan on 0796 7371343.
    - New players welcome
  • Youth Band Practice: Mondays and Thursdays 7.15pm – 9.15pm.
    Contact: Trevor on 0780 9051124.
    - All players welcome if they can play a brass instrument or percussion.
  • Junior Band Practice: Mondays 7.15pm -8.45pm.
    Contact: Jan on 01530 456753.
    - All players welcome regardless of age or ability.
    - Those who want to learn to play are also welcome.
  • Windband Practice: Wednesdays 7.15pm -9.15pm.
    Contact: Sallyann on 0796 7472629.
    - New players welcome.
  • Concert Band Practice: Thursdays 7.15pm-9.00pm.
    Contact: Jan on 01530 456753.
    - New players welcome.

Instruments provided in all bands.

Email: theband@enderbyband.co.uk
General Enquiries: Dave Stanley 0116 2866103 or Elaine Cooke 0116 2774422
Website: www.enderbybands.co.uk
You Tube: The Youth Band, the Senior Band, and the Windband all have You Tube channels, showing recent performances.


Enderby Citizens Advice Bureau
An independent advice service providing free, confidential and impartial advice to everybody regardless of race, sex, disability or sexuality.
Enderby Civic Centre,
King Street,
Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 4NT
Contact: Anne Stratton,
(Coalville Citizens Advice Bureau, High Street, COALVILLE, LE67 3EA)
Tel 0870 751 0943 24hr advice line
Email: blaby-cab@supanet.com
Website: www.adviceguide.org.uk

South Leicestershire (Blaby) Citizens Advice Bureau
Joint Service Shop
10 Forge Corner
Blaby
LE8 4FZ
Telephone: 0844 848 9009 (0844 248 0040. – Debt advice for Leicestershire County)
Fax: 0116 2727795
Website: Blaby Citizens Advice Bureau


Enderby & District Conservative Club
Enderby Conservative Club is a friendly club offering entertainment, visits, snooker, darts and an excellent bar with real ale. New members are most welcome.
Enderby & District Conservative Club
1 The Cross
Enderby
LEICESTER, LE19 4 PF
Tel 0116 286 7984 (after 8.00pm)
Website: » Enderby & District Conservative Club


Enderby Flower and Garden Club
Enderby Civic Centre,
King Street, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 4NT
Garden talk 7.30pm. Nine demonstrations per year.
Contact: Mrs L Johnson,
Tel 0116 284 1160


Enderby Heritage Group
Discover the Heritage of this Leicestershire village, including Family History, Built, Natural, Industrial and Historical Heritage. Help us in our various projects to record the Heritage of the village.
Enderby Civic Centre,
King Street, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 4NT
Contact: Elizabeth York
Email: eliza_york@hotmail.com
Website: www.enderbyheritage.org.uk


Enderby & District Social Club
(Enderby & District Social Club Limited)
Coleridge Drive, Enderby, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE19 4QF
Tel: (0116) 286 4897


Enderby Library opening times…

Monday Closed am 2.00pm – 5.00pm
Tuesday Closed all day
Wednesday Closed am 2.00pm – 7.00pm
Thursday 9.30am – 12.30pm 2.00pm – 5.00pm
Friday Closed all day
Saturday 9.30am – 1.00pm 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Tel: 0116 305 3523
Fax: 0116 286 2091
E-mail: enderbylibrary@leics.gov.uk

» Enderby Library website


Enderby Swimming Club
Competitive swimming club
Enderby Leisure Centre & Golf Course,
Mill Lane, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 4LX
Contact: Lindsey Pidcock,
Tel 01455 271926 Email: Lindsey@EnderbySC.ORG
Website: www.enderbysc.org


Enderby Twinning Association
Chairman: Barbara Spence  (Tel. 0116 2848514  for membership enquiries)
Vice- chairman : Sandra Whittington (Tel. 01455  209021  for membership enquiries)
Secretary:
Treasurer: Eduard van Buul
Business meetings are held at Enderby Civic Centre,
King Street, Enderby, LEICESTER, LE19 4NT on the following dates in 2012:
Tuesday 10 January,  Tuesday 1st March,  Tuesday 10th May,  Tuesday 5th July,
Tuesday 6th September –  AGM and business meeting.
All members and prospective members welcome.
In addition to our exchanges with families in Le Haillan, a small town just west of Bordeaux, we have an active social programme reflecting the wide-ranging interests of members.
Our next visit to France is at Easter 2012 with Eurostar and flight travel options.
We are planning to raise our profile in Enderby and surrounding area (you don’t have to live in Enderby to join) over the coming months as we celebrate 25 years since the first exchange took place in conjunction with Brockington College.
Future events include a meal at Bistro Pierre, snowdrop walk, quiz night, skittles, coffee, wine and beauty evenings, petanque challenge.


Leicester Forest Audio Visual Group
Photography. Audio-visual sequences using either slide/tape or Digital means for construction, projection, and entertainment.
St. Johns Community Centre,
Packhorse Drive, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 2RN
Contact: Mrs Peggy Franks,
25, Denis Close,
LEICESTER, LE3 6DQ
Tel 0116 285 6728
Email: peggyann@freebie.net


Leicester Group of Advanced Motorists
Registered road safety charity offering training in bike, car, light goods vehicle and minibus categories for advanced driving test, offered by Institute of Advanced Motorists. Also meet socially at Police HQ with speakers quizzes etc. Members of public welcome to attend.
Leicestershire Constabulary,
St. Johns, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 2BX
Contact: Mrs Julie Hage
32, Broom Way, Narborough,
LEICESTER, LE19 3RY
Tel 0116 284 8918
Email: juliehage44@hotmail.com


Leicester Western Dance – Line Dance
Instruction at all levels from beginners to advanced by qualified tutors. Classes established in 1991.
Enderby Civic Centre,
King Street, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 4NT
Contact: Brian and Marian Tennant,
18, Browning Street, Narborough,
LEICESTER, LE19 3EE
Tel 0116 286 7526
Email: b.tennant@ntlworld.com


The Rotary Club of Blaby Meridian (District 1070)
Situated in Blaby, a short distance from Junction 21 on the M1.
The Club meets on Tuesday evenings, 7.15 for 7.30pm, except after a Bank Holiday
The Westfield House Hotel,
15 Enderby Road, Blaby, LE8 4GD.
Tel:0116 278 7898


Stables / Livery
Hardwicke Lodge Farm
Forest Road
Enderby LE9 5LD
Tel 0116 238 7824


St.John’s Residents Association
Contact details for this organisation, which meets as required, are not available publicly over the Internet. However, details can be obtained from your local library, or by telephoning 0116 265 7369 (answerphone out of office hours). Please ask for details about Infolinx* organisation number 12571


University of the Third Age
Brockington College,
Mill Lane, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 4LG
Contact: Mrs E Kirkpatrick,
14, The Nook, Cosby,
LEICESTER, LE9 1RQ
Tel 0116 275 1996


Community Action Blaby District has become Community Action Partnership

From their base at the Pavilion in Huncote, Community Action Blaby District act as the area’s Community Hub and deliver a wide range of services directly to the people and communities of the District.

  • Volunteer recruitment, support and brokerage
  • Community development
    supporting groups and organisations with general advice and information, assistance with funding bids and the administration of the Blaby District Council’s small grants.
  • Community transport
    providing volunteer drivers for those residents in Blaby District who are unable to access public transport. There is also a minibus available for hire.
  • Mental Health services
    supporting adults and young people who are experiencing mental health difficulties.
  • Carers support
    providing information and support for carers in the Blaby District area
  • Blaby District Befrienders
    a service to find volunteer visitors for older physically frail people who are socially isolated
  • A Place To Grow
    a community garden based in Enderby providing supported gardening to groups in a safe and accessible environment

CABD also provides information about local and strategic issues and provides a voice for the voluntary and community sector in Blaby District

The Pavilion, Sportsfield Lane, Huncote, Leics, LE9 3BN
Tel: 0116 272 7669 (or for community transport services 0116 272 7668)
Email: info@cabd.org.uk
website: » http://www.voluntaryactionblabydistrict.org.uk/


Weightwatchers
Slimming group
Enderby Civic Centre,
King Street, Enderby,
LEICESTER, LE19 4NT
Contact:
Tel (Mobile) 08457 123000
Website: www.weightwatchers.co.uk


 

*Some of the above entries are taken from the Infolinx database for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, a project developed by Leicestershire County Council.
More information about Infolinx may be viewed here

1′Organisation numbers’ identify the appropriate record on the Infolinx database.

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