Consultation on draft Police, Fire and Crime Plan

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, Stephen Mold, is in the process of writing his first joint plan for the county's Police Force and Fire and Rescue Service and would like to hear your views.

For the first time, this is a plan for both police and fire, reflecting Stephen's responsibility to set the strategic direction for both services in Northamptonshire. It is not an exhaustive... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 09:49 by Parish Clerk

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Installation of Chicane

Highways have rescheduled the installation of the Chicane on Sywell Road for the 25th October 2021, weather permitting.

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 13:25 by Parish Clerk

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Have your say on the amended plans for Saxon Park

Have your say on the amended plans for Saxon Park

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.

They say that this means they are able to provide a much more pedestrian focussed centre with significantly increased landscaping, greenery and public amenity... Read More »

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

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Spread The Word, Not The Virus

"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: "In hindsight I wish I had taken the jab when... Read More »

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

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Northamptonshire Carers

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... Read More »

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

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Traffic Calming

Highways are installing a Chicane on Sywell Road, Overstone, on the stretch of road between the Village Hall and Sywell Village.

The work is due to commence on the 4th of October 2021 and should take approximately 10 days.

Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 09:01 by Parish Clerk

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New Secondary Free School

West Northamptonshire Council is proposing to provide land in Moulton to the Department of Education for a new secondary free school to serve Northampton - they would like to hear your views

The land we are proposing to provide to the DfE is located to the west of Thorpeville, Moulton, known as 'Wantage Farm'

We would encourage you to have your say by completing the online questionnaire at Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 09:34 by Parish Clerk

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Update from Anglian Water on the water pipe installation work along the A43

Update from Anglian Water on the water pipe installation work along the A43

Anglian Water started the work installing 6km of new water pipes along the A43 in May. This work necessitated the closure of both public footpaths leading from the village to the A43

Their Team is making good progress. So far they have installed 1.2km of new water pipes. They are on track to complete this project by the end of October 2021. They will be drilling their new pipe under the A43 and Holcot... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 18:19 by Parish Clerk

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Chicane Consultation letter and plan

KierWSP in partnership with Northamptonshire Highways have been commissioned to carry out a priority working traffic calming scheme on Sywell Road in Overstone. The work involves installing kerbed build out islands, road signs and revised road markings.

The proposed works have been requested by Overstone Parish Council in order to reduce traffic speeds through the village.

The scheme is provisionally... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 21:37 by Parish Clerk

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Northampton School, Moulton

Proposed 1,200 place Secondary School with sports facilities, access, parking, landscaping and drainage at land to the west of Thorpeville, Moulton NN3 7TR

For more information please visit

DPP Planning will be submitting a planning application to West Northamptonshire Council for this scheme in the near future, which is being funded by the Department for Education... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 15:52 by Parish Clerk

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