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Stay safe this Halloween and Bonfire Night

Stay safe this Halloween and Bonfire Night

Halloween is creeping up on us we want to remind people our officers will be working to discourage anti-social behaviour and ensure a safe Halloween and Bonfire Night for all.

Operation Pumpkin is run in conjunction with Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) and aims to prevent problems and promote safety around Halloween and Bonfire Night.

Members of our Neighbourhood Policing Teams will be... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 13:04 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Events, News Items, Police

Rogue landlord fined for appalling conditions in HMO

Rogue landlord fined for appalling conditions in HMO

The owner of a property in Ivy Road, Northampton has paid a £12,400 civil penalty after failing to license their home in multiple occupation (HMO).

In March 2022 officers from West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) Private Sector Housing Team attended the property under a Housing Warrant following complaints from the public.

The inspection found that the three-bedroom property was being occupied by... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 11:30 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

West Northamptonshire Council wins regional title for backing small businesses

West Northamptonshire Council wins regional title for backing small businesses

West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) has been awarded the prestigious 'best in the region' award for its support for the local small business community.

WNC was among 250 councils from across England who entered the inaugural Federation of Small Business (FSB) Local Government Awards, and was successful in winning the 'All round Small Business Friendly' regional category.

The awards, which were announced... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 11:23 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Owners must now follow bird flu prevention measures

Owners must now follow bird flu prevention measures

Following an increase in the number of confirmed cases, the Government has implemented new rules to prevent the spread of Avian Influenza (bird flu).

At midday yesterday, Monday, 17 October, the Chief Veterinary Officers from England, Scotland and Wales declared an Avian Influenza Prevention Zone (AIPZ) across Great Britain to mitigate the risk of the disease spreading amongst poultry and captive birds.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 10:30 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Abington Park voted 'Local Favourite' in Fields in Trust UK’s Favourite Parks 2022 award

Abington Park voted 'Local Favourite' in Fields in Trust UK’s Favourite Parks 2022 award

Abington Park in Northampton is one of 70 parks and green spaces from across the UK which has achieved 'Local Favourite' status in the Fields in Trust UK's Favourite Parks 2022 award.

The status reflects the immense value placed on the park by its local community and is reserved for parks placed in the top 20% of all votes across the UK.

Abington Park is Northampton's oldest and most popular park. It... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 09:51 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, WNC

Consultation proposed to open on further main modifications to Northampton Local Plan

Consultation proposed to open on further main modifications to Northampton Local Plan

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

This will be dependent on the Planning Policy Committee approving the consultation during its meeting on Tuesday, 25 October 2022.

In July 2022, West Northants Council (WNC) consulted the public on Proposed Modifications to the Plan as Planning Inspectors... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 09:10 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Road Closure - High Street Moulton 17th Nov 2022

Road Closure Map

High Street will be closed on 17th November between 0930-1530 to allow Sunbelt Rentals to replace a telegraph pole. Please find below the plan.

Should you need any further detail, please contact Sydney Johnson on 08700 500792

Posted: Mon, 17 Oct 2022 13:09 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, Roadworks, WNC

Northampton resident ordered to pay £730 for storing waste on the street

Northampton resident ordered to pay £730 for storing waste on the street

A resident of Brook Street, Semilong was fined £130 and order to pay £600 costs after he put his household waste out on the street days before collection.

During routine patrols on Monday, 23 May 2022, West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) Neighbourhood Wardens discovered a pile of refuse sacks on the footpath outside the terraced properties in Brook Street.

Waste collections for that area... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Oct 2022 11:17 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Community to show its inner light during this weekend’s Diwali

Diwali Festival

Large crowds are expected in Northampton town centre this Saturday as the community comes together to celebrate India's biggest festival.

Diwali is celebrated by Hindus, Jains, and Sikhs and between 10am and 8pm Saturday, 15 October there will be a procession, food, music and speeches around the Market Square and town centre.

For the 22nd year running Northampton's Indian, Hindu Welfare Organisation... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Oct 2022 11:00 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Events, News Items, WNC

Residents across West Northamptonshire asked to say ‘I do’ to online wedding ceremony bookings service

Residents across West Northamptonshire asked to say ‘I do’ to online wedding ceremony bookings service

An online one-stop booking service for civil wedding ceremonies is now available to residents across West Northamptonshire.

The facility, developed by both West and North Northamptonshire Councils, will mean that marriage ceremonies, civil partnerships, and marriage registrations can be booked online via the easy-to-use weblink.

The new streamlined system is simple and seamless and removes the need for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Oct 2022 10:31 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, WNC