West Northants Council to move Daventry offices in money-saving move

The move is planned for April next year and the current offices on Lodge Road will be closed

West Northants Council (WNC) is pushing forward with plans to downsize its Daventry base to smaller offices elsewhere in the town. The move is part of a plan to save £750k over the next three years.

The current offices at Lodge Road were inherited by WNC from Daventry District Council and are more than... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 08:21 by Parish Clerk

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Queens Platinum Jubliee

Platinum Jubilee Party - Sunday 5th June 2022

At Overstone Park Cricket Club from 2pm

For more details click attachment

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 16:59 by Parish Clerk

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Queen' Jubilee Celebrations 2 - 5 June

The WI invite you to join them

Members of the WI invite you to join them in decorating our villages for the Queen's Jubilee.

They are making pompoms and bunting in RED, WHITE and BLUE.

Decorate your garden, fences, hedges, trees, front door the possibilities are endless.

Let's make this a riot of colour in both villages, new and old.

Posted: Fri, 06 May 2022 12:45 by Parish Clerk

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Road Closure postponed

The proposed Road Closure in April has been postponed please check this site for any updates.

Posted: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 08:43 by Parish Clerk

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ROAD CLOSURE Sywell Road 4-18th April 2022

Sywell Road will be closed to through traffic between 4-18th April 2022, to allow the installation of a foul sewer and a temporary site access.

The road closure will be on Sywell Road between Billing Lane and School Lane (new road beside Aldi).

Posted: Mon, 14 Mar 2022 08:48 by Parish Clerk

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Local Centre - Overstone Leys - Hybrid Planning Application WND/2021/0860

A hybrid Planning Application WND/2021/0860 has been submitted for consideration for detailed approval for site access, provision of a petrol filling station with convenience store: two food & drink units (with drive-thru lanes), retail units & 119 parking spaces & public access routes. Outline application (with matters of scale, access & layout to be determined) for an employment unit;... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Feb 2022 20:40 by Parish Clerk

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Bin Collection Disruption

Staff shortages may cause some disruption to food and recycling collections in parts of Moulton, Brixworth, Overstone and Holcot today.

If bins are not emptied by 5pm today, could residents please put them out again for collection first thing Monday morning. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 10:06 by Parish Clerk

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Rules on face coverings have been updated in England

The public and staff in public facing areas will be required to wear face coverings in these settings from 4am on 30 November 2021:

  • shops and supermarkets (places that offer goods or services for retail sale or hire)
  • shopping centres (malls and indoor markets)
  • auction houses
  • post offices, banks, building societies, credit unions, short-term loan providers, savings clubs and money service businesses
  • estate... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 19:13 by Parish Clerk

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Vacancy Parish Clerk

Overstone Parish Council is looking for a proactive, enthusiastic, experienced Clerk who understands planning.

Overstone is a small village approximately 6.2 miles north-east of Northampton, but it is about to get a whole lot bigger. There are just over 750 electors but that is projected to rise to more than 5,000 in the coming years. The 9-seat council set a precept for 2021/22 of £39,294. Overstone... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 18:20 by Parish Clerk

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Christmas 2021 waste and recycling collection arrangements

Collection days

There will be no changes to the days on which your bins are collected over the festive period. You can check your collection day at

Bin collection day | West Northamptonshire Council Find your bin collection day by your


Additional recycling can be presented alongside your bins or boxes in clear sacks or in additional... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Nov 2021 18:31 by Parish Clerk

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