Author: Charmaine Jay

Vacancy at Helmdon Primary School

There is a vacancy for a Temporary Teaching Assistance and Lunchtime Supervisor at the school. Please see attached notice for more information about the position.

Posted: Fri, 04 Dec 2020 15:07 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Helmdon School

Helmdon Parish Clerk - new postal address, same telephone number

Helmdon Parish Clerk - new postal address, same telephone number

The postal address for the Parish Clerk has changed but the contact telephone number (01295 768588) and the clerk's email address (clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk) remain the same, as does the Clerk!. The Clerk's new postal address can be found here.

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 11:25 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council

New drop off points for village notices

New drop off points for village notices

Village groups or event organisers who wish to have a poster displayed on the Parish Council noticeboards should deliver 3 copies to either Cllr John Coatsworth (83 Wappenham Road), Cllr Chris Thorpe (The Old Post Office, Station Road) or Cllr Steve Wheeler (25 Church Street). Please ensure that you drop off notices at least 7-10 days before the event.

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 11:06 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council

A message from Northamptonshire County Council's Director of Public Health

A message from Northamptonshire County Council's Director of Public Health

Dear Residents,

I am writing to you directly, as we enter the winter period, to inform you of the current situation relating to Coronavirus in Northamptonshire and specifically the areas in which you live. I'm also hoping to share some key tips to help you and your families stay safe during the winter period and how to access support if you need to self-isolate, if you become unwell, or if you require... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 12:59 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council

Questionnaire on proposed routes for the Farthinghoe Bypass

A message from SNC Healthy Community Services:

The A422 through the village of Farthinghoe currently suffers from sub-standard geometry, a narrow carriageway and high traffic volumes making it difficult for large vehicles to pass each other. These issues are expected to be made worse by the level of development proposed in Banbury and Brackley which will lead to increased traffic through the village.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 15:34 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Roads, Transport

An update from Brackley Community Hospital Trust

An update from Brackley Community Hospital Trust

The Brackley Medical Centre GP practice is now fully operational from the new healthcare facility on Wellington Road.

The Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust's "outpatient" services – for example physiotherapy and podiatry – are expected to come onstream within the next four weeks or so, as they continue to fit out some of their parts of the building. It is anticipated that the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 15:30 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Community

Carols on the Doorstep - Wednesday 16th December 6pm

Carols on the Doorstep - Wednesday 16th December 6pm

Sing along with BBC Radio Northamptonshire at 6pm on Wednesday 16th December. Download the attached carol sheet and join in on your doorsteps this Christmas to sing carols together and spread some much-needed cheer.

Revd Diane Whittaker, Astwell Benefice

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 15:19 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Community, St Mary Magdalene

Next meeting of the Parish Council - Wednesday 25th November 2020

The next meeting of the Parish Council will be held via Zoom on Wednesday 25th November at 7:30pm. Parish Council meetings are open to the public, please click here to find the agenda and Zoom joining instructions.

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:56 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Parish Council

Public Consultation on proposed changes to Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme

A Public consultation on the proposals for the new Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme (LCTRS) for West Northamptonshire will go live for a six-week period, beginning on Monday 2nd November, until midnight on Sunday 13th December 2020. The final scheme will be agreed by the West Shadow Executive Committee on 26th January 2021.Residents and stakeholders across Daventry, Northampton and South Northamptonshire,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 15:10 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council

SNC's Building Stronger Communities Strategy – Residents’ Consultation

Please find below a message from South Northants Council about a residents consultation on their Building Stronger Communities Strategy - click here to access the consultation.

"Our draft Building Stronger Communities Strategy sets out the key issues within South Northants. We developed priorities with a broad range of partner organisations, including Elected Representatives, community groups and organisations... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 14:57 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council