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West Northamptonshire Council exchanges contracts on former British Homes Store in Northampton Town Centre
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) is pleased to announce that today it has exchanged contracts on the former BHS and Clinton units in Northampton Town Centre, marking the next jigsaw piece in the town's regeneration.
Work will now begin on the transformation of the former M&S unit at 41 to 45 Abington Street and the adjacent property, the former BHS and Clinton buildings at 35 to 39 Abington Street.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2022 17:00 by Parish Office
Part of Church Street, High Street and Stocks Hill will be closed on 11th December to allow a Carol service to take place. Please find below the plan and diversion route.
Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:16 by Parish Office
Action Fraud has received 139 crime reports relating to fake text messages purporting to be from the UK government. The texts state that the recipient is "owed" or "eligible" for an energy bill discount as part of the Energy Bill Support Scheme. The links in the emails lead to genuine-looking websites that are designed to steal your personal and financial information.
You can see screenshots of the... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:13 by Parish Office
The budget for a new 250 place school for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) has been given the go ahead following a full council meeting yesterday (Thursday, 29 September).
At the meeting Councillors approved the latest report on plans to convert an empty facility in Tiffield into a SEND school for children aged four to 18.
The unit will cater for children who are on the... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2022 12:24 by Parish Office
West Northamptonshire's most vulnerable families will receive school vouchers during the October half term break to help them cope with the cost of living crisis.
The move, announced at last night's meeting of West Northamptonshire Council (Thursday, 29 September), is the first stage of plans to share out the latest round of money from the Government's Household Support Fund (HSF) this autumn.
In this... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2022 09:36 by Parish Office
Applications are invited for the post of Community Connector
- Do you thrive on working with people and encouraging them to be the best they can be?
- Are you an excellent communicator?
- Would you like to make a real difference to the lives of others?
For further details and how to apply, please click on the attached.
Posted: Thu, 29 Sep 2022 13:59 by Parish Office
Due to ongoing expansion, we have a part time vacancy for a Café/Kitchen Assistant. Hours worked will be mainly Monday - Friday but two Saturdays each month will be required.
Some experience of working in a kitchen and preparing and cooking food on request is necessary.
You need to be enthusiastic, reliable, organised and possess a positive attitude. You will be joining a great team with ongoing... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Sep 2022 13:56 by Parish Office
Our next 3 beat bus surgeries will be held on:
On Thursday 6th October 2022 PCSO's Egdell & Cooksammy will be visiting the villages
Watford – Church Street (near to Wheelwright Arms)
10:30 – 11:30
Welton – High Street (near to Village Hall)
12:00 – 13:00
Norton – Daventry Road (near to The White Horse)
PCSO Sangster will be attending
14:30 – 15:30
Please come along and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2022 15:25 by Parish Office
A Northampton takeaway has been fined £22,000 for deplorable hygiene breaches following the prosecution by West Northamptonshire Council (WNC).
At Wellingborough Magistrates Court yesterday, Tuesday, 27 September, the food business operator of Honey Moon Chinese takeaway, Harborough Road in Kingsthorpe, pleaded guilty to four charges of breaching food safety and hygiene regulations.
The prosecution... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2022 15:22 by Parish Office
West Northants Council (WNC) is working together with Kier to deliver a new highways service with increased investment for residents across West Northants.
Work has been underway since our announcement in June to prepare for the start of the new service which will focus on increased activity in our communities across West Northamptonshire, including maintaining local roads, footpaths, signage and drainage,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2022 09:41 by Parish Office