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Bank holiday bins and opening times

Bin collections in South Northamptonshire will not be disrupted by the early May bank holiday, the council can confirm.

However, residents are reminded that South Northamptonshire Council's offices will be closed for the day.The council offices at The Forum will be closed on Monday, 7 May and will reopen as normal on Tuesday, 8 May at 9am.Residents are reminded to leave their bins out by 7am on their... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 15:58 by Deborah Rush

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Enjoy the spoils of recycling

Gardeners can reap the rewards of recycling at two events being hosted by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) this May.

The council is holding free compost giveaways to promote its garden waste recycling service.People will be able to take home a share of compost made from their own green bin contents, while stocks last.Cllr Dermot Bambridge, SNC's portfolio holder for environmental services, said:... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 15:57 by Deborah Rush

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Fundraising Programme - The Air Ambulance Service

We have been advised from APPCO Group Support that they will be conducting a fundraising programme for The Air Ambulance Service within the South Northamptonshire District Council area from Monday 30 April until Sunday 1 July 2018.

If you have any queries or concerns regarding this fundraising programme, please contact Renalda Ruginiene, Chief Promoter and Licensing Officer, 0207 424 3905 or email ... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:11 by Deborah Rush

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THE LEADERS OF THE DISTRICTS AND BOROUGH COUNCILS ACROSS NORTHAMPTONSHIRE ACKNOWLEDGE STATEMENT FROM SECRETARY OF STATE ABOUT NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

The Leaders of the Districts and Borough Councils across Northamptonshire have acknowledged today's statement by Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government regarding Northamptonshire County Council. In this, he said that his Department was writing to the county, districts and borough councils asking them to submit locally led proposals for new ways of delivering local government... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Mar 2018 16:13 by Deborah Rush

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Easter opening hours and bin collections

Bin collections will go ahead as usual over Easter but South Northamptonshire Council offices will close for Good Friday and Easter Monday.

Residents who usually have their bins emptied on a Friday or Monday will be asked to put their bins out as usual as crews will work the bank holidays to ensure services are unaffected by the Easter break.It is expected additional recycling will be created over Easter... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:25 by Deborah Rush

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Burglary, Church Street, Cogenhoe

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Burglary, Church Street, Cogenhoe

This happened on Tuesday 20th March from 10:30pm - Thursday 22nd March 2018 to 07:30am

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?

Call 101 Ref: 18000130223

In an emergency, when there is a crime in progress... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 20:38 by Deborah Rush

Tags: News, Crime

Joint statement following Best Value Inspection into Northamptonshire County Council

Borough and District Council Leaders across Northamptonshire today met with Local Government Minister, Rishi Sunak MP to discuss moving forward following the publication of the Government's Best Value Inspection report into Northamptonshire County Council.Following the meeting and on behalf of all the council Leaders present, Cllr Jonathan Nunn Leader of Northampton Borough Council, said: "Today's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:04 by Deborah Rush

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British champ nurtured by council grant

A 14-year-old athlete from Cogenhoe is limbering up as an inspiration to future generations following a community grant from South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).

Eight years ago Katie Turland took up Taekwondo and has been training six days a week, sometimes travelling as far away as Doncaster, and became British Champion in September 2017.In October she represented Great Britain at the Cadet European... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:03 by Deborah Rush

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Bin collections suspended for Friday 2nd March

The following message has been posted on the South Northants website regarding bin collections for today (Friday March 2nd 2018):

"Bin collections are suspended for Friday 2 March 2018 due to the snow and icy conditions.

Residents are advised to take their bins back in and put them out for collection on Monday 5 March (assuming that conditions have improved and it is safe to do so).

We thank you for your... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Mar 2018 11:08 by Jeremy Cunnington

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Theft sheep x2 Denton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Theft of 2 sheep slaughtered in a field, Denton

This happened on Monday 26th February 2018 from 8pm - Tuesday 27th February 2018 to 7am

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?

Call 101 Ref: 18000093942

In an emergency, when there is a crime... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Mar 2018 09:56 by Deborah Rush

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