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Pilkington Communications crowned West Northamptonshire’s Business of the Year

Pilkington Communications crowned West Northamptonshire’s Business of the Year

Pilkington Communications has been crowned West Northamptonshire's Business of the Year at the 2022 Northants Business Awards.

Founded in 2015, the Northampton-based PR and communications agency specialises in supporting not-for-profit organisations, those in the creative and cultural sector and businesses making a positive social impact.

The awards, which were organised by the Northants Chamber of Commerce,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 10:07 by Parish Office

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Rural community in West Northants to benefit from £1.3million funding

Rural community in West Northants to benefit from £1.3million funding

Rural communities and businesses in West Northamptonshire are set to benefit from a £1.3million allocation from the Government's Rural England Prosperity Fund (REPF).

Plans for the funding, which will be distributed in April 2023, were discussed at West Northamptonshire Council's (WNC) Cabinet meeting last night (Tuesday, 8 November). The Rural Fund is part of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF)... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 10:03 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, WNC

FREE ‘Stand up against street harassment’ bystander webinar

FREE ‘Stand up against street harassment’ bystander webinar

FREE 'Stand up against street harassment' bystander webinar

Last month we ran a campaign encouraging bystanders, when it is safe to do so, to ask 'are you okay?' to the victim when they witness street harassment in public spaces.The campaign received a lot of support, and many people have been in touch, wanting to know more about when it is safe to intervene and how to safely intervene when they witness... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 09:58 by Parish Office

Tags: Neighbourhood Watch, News Items

Para-Olympian helps celebrate achievements of disabled people

Young Girl Ellie Robinson MBE Holding a Medal

Para-Olympian Ellie Robinson MBE will help celebrate achievements of disabled people in West Northamptonshire during the International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPWD) in December.

Back for the third year, this year's event is themed around 'not all disabilities are visible.'

Alongside her coach Andy Sharp of Northampton Swimming Club, Ms Robinson will feature in a mix of live and recorded presentations... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 16:30 by Parish Office

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OUR NEWS - Neighbourhood Watch national newsletter for England and Wales

OUR NEWS - Neighbourhood Watch national newsletter for England and Wales

OUR NEWS - Neighbourhood Watch national newsletter for England and Wales

We are delighted to bring you OUR NEWS for November.

With the cost of living crisis, many people are under financial strain. Our newsletter highlights were to go additional support and how to support others.

We also look at: how to reduce your chances of being burgled this winter; how to support older people; combating the never-ending... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 15:54 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Watch, News Items

Burglary -Terry's Tip of the week

Burglary -Terry's Tip of the week

One way of assisiting police recover stolen items and return them to you is to produce photographs of your valuable possessions.

Take photographs of your items, write down any serial numbers and get them registered with immobilise. You can upload photograps on this site.

Also, take advantage of any deals on the lead up to xmas. Grab yourself a bargain and get front door bell CCTV alarm and/or CCTV for... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 14:00 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

Consultation on further main modifications to Northampton Local Plan opens today

Consultation on further main modifications to Northampton Local Plan opens today

A six-week public consultation on further main modifications to the Northampton Local Plan Part 2 starts today, Monday, 7 November 2022.

In July 2022, West Northants Council (WNC) consulted the public on Proposed Modifications to the Plan as Planning Inspectors considered that these modifications were necessary to make the plan sound.

Having reviewed the comments received on the proposed modifications,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 13:41 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery awarded £450k from Arts Council England as part of new National Portfolio fund

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery awarded £450k from Arts Council England as part of new National Portfolio fund

Arts Council England (ACE) has announced today (4 November) that Northampton Museum and Art Gallery has been awarded National Portfolio Organisation status by the Arts Council England as part of their 2023-26 investment programme.

The museum was awarded a grant of £450,000 spread over the three-year period and will be used to fund the Museum's 'Histories of Northamptonshire' project.

The project... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Nov 2022 16:32 by Parish Office

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Council to recommend changes to electoral areas in West Northamptonshire

Council to recommend changes to electoral areas in West Northamptonshire

West Northamptonshire Council will be putting forward a suggested pattern of ward boundaries for the council area following its meeting last night (Thursday, 3 November).

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) is currently carrying out a ward boundary review ahead of the authority's next elections in 2025.

The last electoral review in Northamptonshire took place in 2011 and WNC's... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Nov 2022 15:57 by Parish Office

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Cabinet to discuss improved Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) provision in West Northants

Cabinet to discuss improved Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) provision in West Northants

Parents, families and school workers will be among those encouraged to help shape a new strategy for improving outcomes for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) in West Northamptonshire.

At their meeting next week (Tuesday, 8 November), West Northamptonshire Council's Cabinet will discuss plans to co-produce a new three-year joint strategy to address the current shortfall... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Nov 2022 13:40 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, WNC