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MOULTON PARISH COUNCIL - HANGING BASKET DONATIONS 2023

MOULTON PARISH COUNCIL - HANGING BASKET DONATIONS 2023

If you are interested in making a donation towards the Village Hanging Baskets this year, please email admin@moultonparishcouncil.org.uk

The suggested donation is £25 per basket for individuals and £50 per basket for village groups/businesses.

The names of those who make a donation will be placed on a plaque underneath each basket, but if you have a specific wording request or would prefer... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Jan 2023 10:29 by Parish Office

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Lord-Lieutenant presents award to a jewel of West Northants enterprise

Lord-Lieutenant presents award to a jewel of West Northants enterprise

In April 2022 Diamond Hard Surfaces Ltd at Caswell Park near Towcester won the International Trade category in the prestigious Queen's Awards.

On Wednesday, 18 January 2023, the Lord-Lieutenant of Northamptonshire, James Saunders Watson Esq, presented the award to the firm.

He said: "The late Queen reigned through a period which saw giant leaps in technology, so it is fitting that in her last year she... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Jan 2023 17:02 by Parish Office

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Council announces free parking trial to support Northampton's Market

Council announces free parking trial to support Northampton's Market

Throughout February 2023, visitors to Northampton's Market at its temporary home of Commercial St Car Park, will be eligible for one hour's free parking.

From Tuesday, 31 January stall holders at Northampton's Market will be trading at Commercial St Car Park, while the historic Market Square is redeveloped to make way for new stalls, new paving and an interactive water feature to name a few of the improvements.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Jan 2023 15:00 by Parish Office

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Northampton Market opens at temporary home next week

Artists impression of the Market Square

Northampton Market will open for business on the Commercial Street carpark on Tuesday, 31 January while its permanent home receives a multi-million-pound makeover.

Only a seven-minute walk from the Market Square, the temporary home for the Market in Commercial Street is connected to the St Peters Way carpark providing easy access and visibility for the Market.

When traders return to the Market Square,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 13:41 by Parish Office

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Landowners reminded of funding scheme to support fly-tipping removal

Landowners reminded of funding scheme to support fly-tipping removal

Landowners across West Northamptonshire can apply for funding to clear and prevent fly-tipping on their land under a scheme delivered by the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner.

When fly-tipping takes place on public land, the taxpayer pays for the removal and disposal of the waste. However, if a fly-tip occurs on private land, the landowner pays for the clean up and removal.

The scheme was initially... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 13:39 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Update on parking charge proposals

Update on parking charge proposals

West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) will not currently be pursuing plans to introduce parking charges at Northampton's Racecourse for the time being after listening to the concerns raised by local residents.

And proposals to revise parking charges at Daventry and Brixworth country parks will also be reviewed so that further options and possible solutions can be explored.

The Council will also be engaging... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 09:50 by Parish Office

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Work begins to improve safety in anti-social behaviour hotpot

Work begins to improve safety in anti-social behaviour hotpot

Work has begun to improve safety and security in Blackthorn, Northampton following funding from the Government's Safer Streets fund.

A new CCTV camera is set to be installed in Spinneyside Walk, just behind Kirton Close, which has been a hot spot for anti-social behaviour and criminal activity.

West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) was awarded £99,000 of funding to improve safety in two areas of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:59 by Parish Office

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Council disappointed by Government’s Levelling Up Fund announcement

Council disappointed by Government’s Levelling Up Fund announcement

On Wednesday 18 January, The Government announced details of the projects across the country which will receive funding from the second round of the £4.8 billion Levelling Up Fund.

West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) is disappointed that its bids for £20 million towards new transformative leisure, health and community facilities in Weston Favell and a further £13 million towards projects... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:30 by Parish Office

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Roadworks - Boughton Road, Boughton/Moulton - 26/01/23

Roadworks - Boughton Road, Boughton/Moulton - 26/01/23

Kier are intending on carrying out urgent pothole repairs to a section of the above road between Spectacle Lane and Boughton Green. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to two days at off peak times from Thursday this week.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=132603001

Posted: Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:30 by Parish Office

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Earning £400 or less a week? You may be eligible for £250 towards winter essentials

Earning £400 or less a week? You may be eligible for £250 towards winter essentials

Struggling households in West Northamptonshire who work but are on a low wage can apply for the Government's Household Support Fund and potentially receive £250 in cash.

West Northamptonshire Council is urging residents on a wage of £400 or less to visit the Household Support Fund page on their website or to call on 0300 126 7000to check if they are eligible for the payment, which is paid... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:10 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, News Items, WNC