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June's update from Northamptonshire County Council

June's update from Northamptonshire County Council

Please see link below to June's update from Northamptonshire County Council

https://mailchi.mp/2ff1ae7fc461/junes-update-from-northamptonshire-county-council?e=b152e1792f

Posted: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:17 by Deborah Rush

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All Areas - School Parking

All Areas - School Parking

We have received a number of complaints regarding traffic and parking outside our schools, we therefore are sending out this timely reminder;

  • Park with consideration to residents – do not block or overlap driveways.
  • Do not park on the corners of junctions as you reduce views and make it awkward for vehicles to safety turn into or out of a street.
  • Do not park across or impede pedestrian crossings... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:40 by Deborah Rush

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Public hearings on major planning policy start next week

Public hearings on major planning policy start next week

A public hearing on a major policy document that will affect all planning decisions in South Northamptonshire, is set to start next week.The hearing is the penultimate stage in the development of the South Northants Local Plan Part 2, which allocates land for development, areas to be protected from development and the policies used to determine planning applications in those areas.A planning inspector... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:39 by Deborah Rush

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Cyclist seriously injured in Cogenhoe – appeal for witnesses

Cyclist seriously injured in Cogenhoe – appeal for witnesses

Officers investigating the circumstances of a cyclist sustaining a serious head injury in Cogenhoe are appealing for witnesses to get in touch.

At around 11.30am on Sunday, June 2, a man cycling along York Avenue towards Station Road fell from his bicycle, suffering a suspected life-threatening head injury which saw him flown to University Hospital Coventry by air ambulance.

A grey Toyota Corolla car... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 13:31 by Jeremy Cunnington

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Rural transports services are social clubs on wheels

Rural transports services are social clubs on wheels

People in isolated villages are being given a life-line by community transports services which have received more than £76,000 of support from South Northamptonshire Council's Community Grants (SNC) scheme.The largest grant of £59,000 went to Ability Community Transport, a social enterprise which is providing a service halfway between a taxi and a fixed route bus service.For a membership... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 11:40 by Deborah Rush

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Northamptonshire councils given extra year to perfect new structure

Northamptonshire councils given extra year to perfect new structure

Councils in Northamptonshire have been given an extra year to prepare for the biggest shake-up of local government since the 1970s.

Today, James Brokenshire MP, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) gave his thumbs up to proposals which will see the number of councils providing services to the district reduced from eight to two.South Northamptonshire Council (SNC),... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 16:37 by Deborah Rush

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Dates for the democratic diary

Dates for the democratic diary

Residents in South Northamptonshire are being urged to take note of important deadlines ahead of the European Parliamentary Elections on Thursday, 23 May 2019.Anyone who has changed their address, name or nationality must register in order to vote and the deadline is 11:59pm on Tuesday, 7 May.Richard Ellis, Local Returning Officer for South Northamptonshire, said: "It only takes a few minutes to secure... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 12:46 by Deborah Rush

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Residents asked to have their say on housing delivery

Residents asked to have their say on housing delivery

People struggling to find the right housing in South Northamptonshire are among those being urged to take part in a housing consultation which starts this month.

South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) is currently updating its Housing Strategy which will define what the Housing Service will deliver over the next three years.

Consultation on the draft strategy will take place between Thursday, 18 April... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:37 by Deborah Rush

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Notice of European Parliamentary election

Notice of European Parliamentary election

A Notice of Election for the European Parliament has been published today, Monday, 15 April by South Northamptonshire Council and an election will take place on Thursday, 23 May.

The announcement of the election follows the agreement of an extension to the UK's exit from the European Union (EU). While the UK remains a member state of the EU, it is required to elect members of European parliament.

Polling... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:40 by Deborah Rush

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Village Hopper driver vacancy

Village Hopper driver vacancy

We are currently recruiting for a new driver (paid), would you like to be involved in this great community project or know anyone who might be interested?

https://www.indeedjobs.com/cogenhoe-and-whiston-parish-council/_hl/en_GB?cpref=JXWAtnzf3XWjLOi4YeVNLuV7xMD8uRK8ikN5c_XQD5I

Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:00 by Deborah Rush

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