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Seatbelts Are The Difference Between Life And Death

Seatbelts Are The Difference Between Life And Death

Police officers in Northamptonshire are warning the public that the difference between life and death in a road traffic collision can often be down to whether you are wearing a seatbelt or not.

A two-week-long operation starting on Monday, March 11, will target people who fail to wear their seatbelts while on the roads. Those found to not be wearing one will face further action.

Over the course of the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:55 by Deborah Rush

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District council sets final budget

District council sets final budget

A budget to protect and grow the environment, communities and businesses while seeing the district through the reorganisation of local government in Northamptonshire, has been approved by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).Set alongside its 2019/20 Business Plan, SNC approved a budget of £14.6million to deliver services to the 36,067 households in the district; including waste and recycling,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Mar 2019 12:48 by Deborah Rush

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Final stage for plan to protect and grow South Northamptonshire

Final stage for plan to protect and grow South Northamptonshire

A major new policy document which will shape any changes in South Northants for years to come has been sent to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government.

Five years in the making and after five public consultations, the South Northants Council (SNC) Local Plan Part 2 follows on from the West Northants Joint Core Strategy and adds detailed planning policies which are specific... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:56 by Deborah Rush

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Have your say on litter picking and refuse collections

Have your say on litter picking and refuse collections

With a top ten recycling rate and as finalists in national awards, the South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) street cleaning and waste collection teams are asking residents what they think of their service.

As members of the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) the council, is for the first time, taking part in a national survey to assess the quality of these two services.Cllr Dermot Bambridge,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:51 by Deborah Rush

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There has been a Burglary – Cash and Vehicle stolen -Vauxhall Corsa, entry gained by removing keys from the door, Station road, Cogenhoe between 22:00 Saturday 12th January-06:50 on Sunday 13thJanuary 2019 Ref 19000019533

There has been a Burglary – Cash and Vehicle stolen  -Vauxhall Corsa, entry gained by removing keys from the door, Station road, Cogenhoe between 22:00 Saturday 12th January-06:50 on Sunday 13thJanuary 2019 Ref 19000019533

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?

If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on 101

You can also provide confidential information should you wish to remain anonymous. These calls can be made to the Independent Charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

101 is the number to use to report incidents... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:32 by Deborah Rush

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Cogenhoe Criminal Damage Crime Ref 19000011070

Cogenhoe Criminal Damage Crime Ref 19000011070

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a criminal damage to a vehicle in Station Road where unknown persons have smashed the front drivers side window and searched within.

This happened between the hours of 2230 on the 7th and 1000 on the 8th January 2019.

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: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:07 by Deborah Rush

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Parish councillor awarded BEM in Queen's New Year's Honours list

Parish councillor awarded BEM in Queen's New Year's Honours list

Cllr Elizabeth Packer has been named in the New Year's Honours list, being awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) for her service to the local community. Well done Elizabeth, a well deserved award!

https://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/news/village-champion-vows-to-keep-fighting-for-cogenhoe-after-being-awarded-the-british-empire-medal-1-8752377

Posted: Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:05 by Deborah Rush

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South Northamptonshire in top ten for recycling

South Northamptonshire in top ten for recycling

Householders in South Northamptonshire are being congratulated after Government figures show they have helped the district become the 7th best in the country for recycling.

Defra Figures for April 2017 to March 2018 published this month compare the 345 recycling areas in England and show the district is recycling of 60.5 per cent of the waste it produces.Cllr Dermot Bambridge, SNC's portfolio holder... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 23 Dec 2018 11:10 by Deborah Rush

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Christmas comes early for waste and recycling collections

Christmas comes early for waste and recycling collections

Households in South Northamptonshire due to have a bin collection on Christmas Day are being warned to put their bins out three days earlier this year.

Collections due on Tuesday, 25 December will be brought forward to Saturday, 22 December 2018.Collections due on Boxing Day, Wednesday, 26 December will be brought forward to Monday, 24 December.Cllr Dermot Bambridge, South Northamptonshire Council's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 10:26 by Deborah Rush

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Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and indicates postponement of elections

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and indicates postponement of elections

Consultation by the Secretary of State (SoS) over plans to restructure local government in Northamptonshire which could include two unitary authorities has started today, Thursday, 29 November 2019.

The Government consultation has launched following proposals submitted by Northamptonshire councils back in August 2018.SoS, James Brokenshire has announced that he will consult with all principal councils... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 15:59 by Deborah Rush

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