Tags: Community

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

Tags: Community

Casual Litter Pick in and around Overstone

Litter Picking Kit available to Borrow

Anyone wanting to do a casual litter pick whilst out walking the Highways and Byways of Overstone is more than welcome to contact me on the following:

Steve Betts


M. 07973 228516

45 Sywell Rd, Overstone

This kit** is provided by Overstone Parish Council and is part of a concerted effort to keep Overstone as tidy as possible.

Watch this space for... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 11:57 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Care & Repair, Community

Vacancy - Parish Clerk

The Parish Council has agreed that the post of Parish Clerk should be an unpaid post which is currently estimated to involve ten hours per week on parish duties related to meetings, planning and finance. (Full details available on application to the Interim Clerk).

Anyone interested in applying for the post should contact the Interim Clerk, Mrs Linda Carter, or the Chair of the Parish Council, Mr John... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 10:03 by Parish Office

Tags: Community

Speeding in the Village


Speeding through our villages continues to be a problem and this article hopes to keep everyone informed on the initiatives that are taking place, many in conjunction with nearby Sywell Parish Council.

OPC has been busy gathering evidence. Implications of traffic increases and the new developments on traffic through Overstone have been monitored along with speeds.

Posted: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 08:51 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items

Overstone Parish Council objection letter - Overstone Green

Overstone Parish Council have written to Daventry District Council to object to the proposed development Overstone Green ref: DA/2020/0001.

Further information on the development can be found on Daventry District Council's website using the above reference.


Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 07:43 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, News Items

Overstone Village Street-lighting up-grade to LED

Overstone Parish Council are working towards the up-grade of the village street-lighting to LED. Please find attached further information and a questionnaire for completion. Please return any completed questionnaires to the Parish Clerk by 31st May 2020.

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 07:18 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Consultation, Highways, News Items

Supermarket Information

Please find attached the latest Supermarket Information (last up-date 15th April 2020)

Posted: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 08:30 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, News Items

New Coronavirus support line launched

A new support line has been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.

The new support line - which can be reached on 0300 126 1000 (Option 5) - allows those who cannot leave their homes under current restrictions and those who have nobody to call upon for help, to request support in getting access to food, prescriptions and other vital services that they require.

There are a large... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 06:40 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing, NCC, News Items

Volunteering Opportunities

If you and your family and friends want to be involved in volunteering opportunities in Northamptonshire there's more information here: https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/coronavirus-updates/Pages/volunteer-to-help-those-in-need-coronavirus.aspx

Volunteers will be matched with those requesting help, according to their skills and locations. Volunteering could include delivering prescriptions or helping... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 07:45 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, NCC, News Items

Daventry District Council Help and support for those in need during coronavirus pandemic

Are you in need of extra support during the coronavirus pandemic? Or do you know someone in your local community who might need some help?

Daventry District Council is working with a range of partner organisations to co-ordinate local efforts to get people the help they need during these difficult times.

An army of volunteers has come forward to offer their help with everything from collecting prescriptions... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 07:37 by Parish Office

Tags: Care & Repair, Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing, News Items