The Annual General Meeting of the Village Hall Management Committee will be held on Wednesday 15th November 2017 at 7.30 pm at Cogenhoe and Whiston Village Hall. Existing members are required to stand down. All village organisations are invited to nominate 1 representative, with the exception of the Parish Council (4) and St. Peter's and Whiston Churches (2 each). Following the AGM there will be a... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 21 Oct 2017 08:22 by Jeremy Cunnington
Reminder forms are being sent to 14,431 voters across South Northamptonshire urging them to confirm or update their details on the electoral register.
Back in August, South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) wrote to 40,309 properties across the area as part of the national electoral registration canvass which requires people to update their details every year.
Those who failed to respond will now be sent... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 17:28 by Deborah Rush
This week is Recycle Week 2017 and South Northamptonshire Council's (SNC) recycling experts will be on the road promoting their green message.
The council is supporting national Recycle Week 2017, and the recycling team will be visiting Brackley Piazza on Wednesday, 27 September from 10am until 4pm and Farthinghoe Recycling and Reuse Centre on Saturday, 30 September from 9am until 5pm.
The team will... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:48 by Deborah Rush
Could you offer a looked after child a stable, loving home?
Northamptonshire County Council is looking to recruit more foster carers to provide homes for some of the 1,000 looked after children in the county.
There's a particular need to find loving families for sibling groups, older children and children with complex needs.
John Heron, of Northamptonshire County Council's fostering service, said: "Fostering... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:25 by Deborah Rush
This week they were ordered to pay a total of £1,976 after he illegally dumped it in the South Northamptonshire countryside.Following renovations, Vatan Bakija (33) and Justyna Wieczorek (35) moved into their home in The Warren, Hardingstone and left moving boxes and other waste on top of the builder's waste in the front garden.One morning, as she returned home from the school run, Wieczorek... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:36 by Deborah Rush
The Parish Council are delighted with the recent renovation of the Village Sign which had been removed for repainting, we hope you agree it is a great improvement? The cost of this was met by a grant from the New Home Bonus Funds that South Northants Council allocates for community benefit.
Posted: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:58 by Deborah Rush
Following several enquiries from residents, the Parish Council have issued some guidelines to help explain what living in the Conservation Area means, or your legal obligations if you have a tree protection order on a tree within your property. These have been circulated to everyone who lives in the conservation area or who is affected by a tree protection order.
Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 12:19 by Deborah Rush
Forms will start landing on the doorsteps of 40,309 properties in South Northamptonshire from this week as the electoral registration canvass gets under way.
South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) is writing to every household in the area asking eligible voters to confirm or update their details on the electoral register.
Residents can confirm their details by using the designated text and phone numbers,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 13:51 by Deborah Rush
A Towcester resident has accepted a £150 fixed penalty fine after dumping two black bags of general waste into a supermarket recycling bin.On Thursday, 15 May an environmental enforcement officer from South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) witnessed the man placing the black bags into a wheelie bin, designated for recycling, at Waitrose in Towcester.The enforcement officer recovered the bags and... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:38 by Deborah Rush
NCC have commissioned a beautiful book 'Spanning the Centuries, the historic bridges of Northamptonshire', please see link for more details.
Posted: Thu, 10 Aug 2017 12:35 by Deborah Rush