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West Northamptonshire Council determines proposals for innovative Northampton Town Centre project

West Northamptonshire Council determines proposals for innovative Northampton Town Centre project

Councillors at West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) reviewed proposals for the next phase of works at the innovative 24 Guildhall Road redevelopment project at the cabinet meeting on Friday, 23 September.

Forming part of Northampton's Cultural Quarter, 24 Guildhall Road is set to combine innovation, contemporary arts and enterprise under one roof.

The ambitious project, led by a partnership between WNC... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Sep 2022 16:28 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, WNC

Bulletin Two : Essential maintenance work A14 junctions 1 & 2 slip roads

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A14 Junction 1 and Junction 2 Slip roads: Electrical Replacements
Ref: NH 611559
Second Bulletin : 26.09.22

Welcome to the final bulletin for the A14 Junction 1 and Junction 2 slip roads scheme.

What have we been doing? Since our last bulletin on 22nd August we have been working on both the eastbound and westbound slip-roads of the A14 at junctions 1 and 2 and have completed the following works. A14 junction... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Sep 2022 15:38 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Roadworks

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH 2022 CRIME AND COMMUNITY SURVEY LAUNCHED

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH 2022 CRIME AND COMMUNITY SURVEY LAUNCHED

We are delighted to invite you to take part in our annual Crime and Community survey. The survey is in its third year running, and we want to hear your views on crime, community, and your experience of Neighbourhood Watch. The survey is open to everyone across England and Wales, regardless of whether you are a Neighbourhood Watch member or not.

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NWCCS2022

All responses... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Sep 2022 11:18 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items

Revised plans to improve walking and cycling routes in Northampton's Abington area are set to move forward this autumn

Revised plans to improve walking and cycling routes in Northampton's Abington area are set to move forward this autumn

West Northamptonshire Council is currently shaping revised 'active travel plan' designs for the areas of Rushmere Road and Billing Road and is expected to seek people's views on the proposals later this year.

The plans focus on providing improved travel options, including cycling routes and pedestrian access.

It follows a rethink by the Council on the previous Billing Road Corridor scheme put forward... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 15:26 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, WNC

Advice for spotting the signs of gangs and knife crime

Advice for spotting the signs of gangs and knife crime

Are you worried about your child or someone you know being part of a gang or carrying a knife?

As part of our Week of Action against Serious Violence, we're sharing the following advice to help spot the signs and save lives.

Posted: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 13:21 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

Council supports ‘cost of living’ alignment of Hackney carriage fares

Council supports ‘cost of living’ alignment of Hackney carriage fares

Under new proposals, Hackney carriage fares could be aligned ahead of schedule across West Northamptonshire after the council answered drivers' calls for an increase.

West Northants Council (WNC) had been considering an alignment of fares for the former Daventry, Northampton and South Northants areas as part of a review of taxi policies.

At their meeting on Tuesday, 13 September, Cabinet members supported... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 11:50 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Please find attached the September 2022 edition of Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner's newsletter.

Please find attached the September 2022 edition of Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner's newsletter.

In this issue the Commissioner shares information on new environmentally friendly motorbikes to help neighbourhood policing and explains how a survival day is helping to steer young people away from gang involvement.

He reports on a recent pilot scheme to build confidence and resilience in young women and how funding for a road safety initiative has contributed to a school's active travel policy.

Further... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 10:46 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, Newsletters, Police

Urgent appeal for volunteer drivers in our community - volunteer numbers have HALVED since the pandemic. Please help if you can!

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Daventry Area Community Transport (DACT) provide a community transport service for elderly and vulnerable people to get them to and from their medical and wellbeing related appointments. The door-to-door service is a crucial lifeline for those who are unable to access suitable public transport. It also enables people to maintain independence in their own homes and reduce their reliance on family, friends... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 09:40 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Volunteering

It’s time to apply for your child’s school place for September 2023

It’s time to apply for your child’s school place for September 2023

Parents and carers can now apply for a reception place in a primary or infant school, a year 3 place in a junior school, or a Year 7 place in a secondary school for the September 2023 intake.

Parents and carers will be able to apply up until 12 midnight on the closing dates for both Primary and Secondary applications, making the process easier and fairer for families.

Parents and carers can apply for... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 14:56 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC

Businesses, communities and individuals to benefit from new funding stream

Businesses, communities and individuals to benefit from new funding stream

A £5.4million allocation from the Government's UK Shared Prosperity Fund to West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) will help significantly boost the area's economy.

WNC has submitted its investment plan for the allocated funds, and these include aspirations to reduce the cost of living, provide funding to support businesses, address local skill needs and boost employment.

The investment plan was developed... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 13:00 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items, WNC