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Have your say on the amended plans for Saxon Park

Have your say on the amended plans for Saxon Park

Posted: Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:03 by Parish Clerk

Following Public Consultation Pilgrim/Rothstone have considered the feedback received so far and made some amendments to the proposals including reconfiguring the petrol station, much reducing the overall footprint of this element of the plans. More »

They say that this means they are able to provide a much more pedestrian focussed centre with significantly increased landscaping, greenery and public amenity space, which will include:

  • Sensory and wildflower planting
  • Tree and shrub planting
  • Raised flower beds
  • A safe and attractive pedestrian route with seating and areas of interest

The revised proposals can be viewed here. » Less

Spread The Word, Not The Virus

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 14:54 by Parish Clerk

"Cases of Covid are rising across the county, by getting both jabs you reduce the chance of being hospitalised by over 92%. This NHS video features young Covid patients talking about their experiences of suffering from serious Covid-19 and developing Long Covid, and the experience of Doctors and frontline staff treating them: https://youtu.be/XEwwcIs6aH4. "In hindsight I wish I had taken the jab when I was initially offered it. I now understand that it would have likely reduced my chances of ending up in hospital or given me a stronger chance of fighting it off. I would take that in a heartbeat" – Quincy, 31. Book an appointment or attend a drop-in centre if you have not had your vaccine yet. You can book a vaccination at https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/book-coronavirus-vaccination/ or find a walk-in centre at https://www.nhs.uk/service-search/find-a-walk-in-coronavirus-covid-19-vaccination-site."

Northamptonshire Carers

Posted: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 14:21 by Parish Clerk

Northamptonshire Carers is pleased to announce that the Drop-in sessions for unpaid Carers registered with the Saxon Spires & Long Buckby Surgeries are now able to meet once more 'face to face' in the surgeries. Sadly Carers have been disproportionally affected by COVID19 so these drop-ins are a vital lifeline for many and an opportunity to re-engage with other Carers, medical professionals and hear about the support we can offer. More »

Meeting the 1st Tuesday of each month, 1.30pm -3pm, held alternately at Brixworth and Guilsborough GP surgeries.

Brixworth GP Surgery 7th September and 2nd November 2021

Guilsborough GP Surgery 5th October and 7th December 2021 » Less