Plans for the play area renovation project
These are the plans for new play area. This project has been made possible through support from the Parish Council and a Biffa Award. Work should commence in the middle of August and be completed by early September. We hope you agree this is going to be a great facility for the children of the village with the over 8's having their own more challenging play area.
Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 12:23 by Deborah Rush
Major planning policy gets thumbs up from inspector
After more than six years of work, hundreds of representations from the public, businesses and other local authorities, a major planning policy could soon be adopted by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).The Local Plan Part 2 allocates land for development, areas to be protected from development and the policies used to determine planning applications in those areas up to 2029.This week a Planning... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:31 by Deborah Rush
Great news for the Village!
The Village Hall Management Committee & the Parish Council are delighted to announce that following the £10,000 contribution to the playground renovation project (total cost £50,000) raised through the precept that the Parish Council were able to make, the Village Hall Management Committee were able to apply for a Biffa Award which was granted. The existing play area will be renovated,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 12:44 by Deborah Rush
Bank Scam Alert In South Northants Area
Police officers will NEVER ask you for money – please warn elderly relatives about this emerging scam
Fraudsters pretending to be police officers are repeatedly targeting the elderly in Northamptonshire.
Over the past few weeks, a number of incidents have taken place across the county where fraudsters have pretended to be police officers conducting covert investigations in order to gain the trust... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 09:52 by Deborah Rush
Cogenhoe Theft from Outbuildings Crime Ref 20000276490
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a theft from some outbuildings at a property in Mill lane where unknown persons have entered the building and taken items from within.
This happened between the hours of 2pm on the 29th and 8am on the 31st May 2020..
Did you witness anything?
Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?
Did you see any vehicle(s) that you... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 10:58 by Deborah Rush
Garage Burglary - Brafield on the Green
There has been a report of a burglary to a garage on Billing Road, Brafield on the Green whereby entry has been forced and gardening equipment has been stolen.
This has taken place between 9:00am on Sunday 24th May and 3:00pm Tuesday 26th May 2020.
Do you have CCTV or Dashcam footage that may have captured any sightings of the offenders or any possible vehicle.
If you noticed anything suspicious in the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 09:53 by Deborah Rush
Slim your bin for the Climate Change Challenge
Residents in South Northamptonshire are being challenged to reduce, reuse and recycle to help shrink their carbon footprint and save money.Cllr Dermot Bambridge, South Northamptonshire Council's portfolio holder for environmental services, said: "Every time we throw something away, all of the resources that went into making it are thrown away too."These include all the materials that went into making... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 12:18 by Deborah Rush
Suspicious Circumstances - Cogenhoe
Northamptonshire Police have received 2x reports of a male acting suspiciously within Cogenhoe. The male was seen to enter one resident's rear garden and then proceeded to knock on the door of another resident and demand use of their phone.
This happened between 11:00pm on Tuesday 12th May and 12:30am on Wednesday 13th May 2020.
We encourage our residents not to answer the door if you do not know who... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 07:47 by Deborah Rush
Scam Protection Advice
Criminals are experts at impersonating people, organisations and the police. They spend hours researching you hoping you'll let your guard down for just a moment.
They can contact you by phone, email, text, letters, on social media, or in person. They will try to trick you into parting with your money, personal information, or buying goods or services that don't exist.
To keep yourself and your devices... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 14:54 by Deborah Rush