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Avoid Taking Short Cuts As The Darker Nights Draw In

Avoid Taking Short Cuts As The Darker Nights Draw In

Northamptonshire Police is issuing safety advice to the public as the days get shorter and the nights get darker.

Crime Prevention Team Leader, Paul Golley said: "Darkness really is a criminal's best friend and I would strongly encourage the public to arm themselves with the safety tips below in order to best prevent themselves from becoming a victim of crime during the darker nights.

"I know we all... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:39 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

The Daventry & District Forum in the Local Lotto

The Daventry & District Forum in the Local Lotto

The Daventry & District Forum (DDF) is a member of the Local Lotto. This weekly online lottery helps us raise much-needed funds for our community group while giving you the chance to win prizes of between £5 and £25,000.

Tickets cost just £1 a week www.local-lotto.co.uk/support/the-daventry-and-district-forum and 40p of every ticket you buy goes direct to DDF.

A further 10p from... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 13:46 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, DDC

Opportunity To Chat With Commissioner And Chief Constable

Opportunity To Chat With Commissioner And Chief Constable

Northamptonshire's Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable are setting up their stall in Northampton and Corby to meet local people and hear what they have to say about policing in the county.

On Friday, November 16, Stephen Mold and Nick Adderley will be in the lower mall of the Grosvenor Centre, Northampton, between 11.30am and 1.30pm

Then from 2pm-4pm on Thursday, December 6, Stephen and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:15 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

Road closures early in 2019 to allow for the installation of a new telecommunications network

Road closures early in 2019 to allow for the installation of a new telecommunications network

John Henry Group, on behalf of Gigaclear, have requested a number of closures to allow for the installation of a new telecommunications network.

The project in the area will commence on the 7th January 2019 and is expected to be completed by the 3rd April 2019.

As you will appreciate there has already been some works taking place using traffic signals within the area and the closures will commence when... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:49 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Highways

Northants PCC November 2018 Newsletter

Northants PCC November 2018 Newsletter

Please find link below for Northants PCC November newsletter.

https://www.northantspcc.org.uk/newsletters/november-2018/detail/

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:40 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

Enjoy Bonfire Night Safely And Responsibly

Enjoy Bonfire Night Safely And Responsibly

Fireworks can be great fun on Bonfire night on 5 November, Diwali, New Year's Eve and Chinese New Year.

However, fireworks can and do cause serious injuries if mishandled, and there are laws restricting their sale and use. Stay safe and out of trouble with the following advice:

  • The law says you must not set off fireworks between 11pm and 7am, except on Bonfire Night, when the cut off is midnight, or... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:55 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

Rural Wellbeing Autumn Newsletter

Rural Wellbeing Autumn Newsletter

Please find link below for the Rural Wellbeing Autumn Newsletter

Posted: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 09:23 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Health & Wellbeing

Give your views on name for proposed new council

Give your views on name for proposed new council

Give your views on name for proposed new council

People in Daventry District are being encouraged to suggest possible names for a proposed new unitary council covering West Northamptonshire.

The Government is currently considering plans to replace the county council and seven current districts and boroughs with two new unitary authorities in Northamptonshire – one in the west and another in the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 10:05 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, DDC

Unlicensed Suspicious Scrap Metal Collector

Unlicensed Suspicious Scrap Metal Collector

Residents of Daventry District are asked to keep a watchful eye for a white Ford Transit van with tipper body - registration ending UDW (we are aware of the full registration.)

This van has been reported as scrap collecting in Daventry District and is not licensed to do so lawfully here. There have also been concerns that the occupants of this vehicle may be implicated in removing metal from gardens... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Oct 2018 09:21 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

Have Your Say On Council Tax For Policing And Fire And Rescue Services

Have Your Say On Council Tax For Policing And Fire And Rescue Services

As Northamptonshire' s Police & Crime Commissioner I want to understand your views on the policing part of the council tax that you pay. In addition I will soon become the Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner for Northamptonshire and will have responsibility for setting the Fire & Rescue Service element of the council tax too.

Your feedback will help inform the level of council tax set for... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:52 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items, Police

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