As part of the current PCSO recruitment campaign, Northants Police are holding an event to provide more detail on the role of a PCSO.
PCSOs Dan Freeman and Mark Foster will be there to offer their insight into the role, share their experiences and answer any questions.
The event will take on Friday 25/11/2022 between 1700 and 1900hrs at the Broadmead community church on Broadmead Avenue in Northampton... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 14:52 by Parish Office
Members of the public are being encouraged to report their concerns as Trading Standards help neighbouring colleagues contain a Bird Flu outbreak near Oundle.
Following the first confirmed case on Wednesday, 9 November, three more cases have recently been confirmed. A 3km protection zone and a 10km surveillance zone were established around them by the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).
West Northamptonshire... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 15:40 by Parish Office
As we are fast approaching the festive season, the criminal element of society are already gearing up to exploit any weakness in our security and loss prevention methods.
During this period the online frauds and scams will increase, as we shop more online and order more goods to be delivered to our homes.
There is little doubt that during austerity, crime will increase and particularly during the festive... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 09:05 by Parish Office
The Northampton School for Boys Academy Trust is undertaking a Section 10 consultation as part of the pre-opening phase for the new Northampton School which will be opening in September 2023.
This consultation is separate and distinct from the previous consultations undertaken by dpp planning (The Department for Education's contractor) and West Northants Council, in July 2021 and August 2021 respectively,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 09:19 by Parish Office
West Northamptonshire Council's (WNC) Disabled People's Forum are working with Leisure Centres across West Northants, as well as Northamptonshire Sport, to find out more about what people with disabilities want when it comes to accessing leisure centres to keep active.
The survey aims to find out what sports or sports facilities those with disabilities use or would like to use, and what barriers they... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 17:20 by Parish Office
Many of us will be heading to eat over the festive period as we celebrate with colleagues at work parties, meet up with family and friends or head to our favourite local eatery to start off the holidays.
There may be lots of decisions on where to meet and eat; trying to coordinate everyone's diaries and finally agree on what cuisine.
Did you know you can check your local restaurants food hygiene rating... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 10:36 by Parish Office
The Knife Angel App has been relaunched this week to support Northamptonshire Police's 'Operation Sceptre' knife crime week of action.
The Knife Angel statue, the National Symbol Against Violence and Aggression, visited Northampton earlier this year as part of its nationwide tour to highlight the issue of knife crime in the UK. The 27-feet-tall statue is made from over 100,000 knives and blades confiscated... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 09:43 by Parish Office
Christmas waste and recycling arrangements across West Northants
With the festive season fast approaching, West Northamptonshire Council is advising residents of the arrangements for waste and recycling collections over the Christmas and New Year period.
Waste and recycling collection crews will be working throughout the festive season to make sure services are delivered on time and with no delays.
Downloadable... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 16:46 by Parish Office