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Councillor vacancy on the Parish Council

Councillor vacancy on the Parish Council

Due to the resignation of Cllr Robert Duncombe there is a Councillor vacancy on the Parish Council. If you are interested in joining the Parish Council please contact the Clerk by Tuesday 27th July 2021.

Could you be a Parish Councillor?

Parish Councillors are champions of their community - they give residents a voice in the decisions their Parish Council makes. Seeing your community change for the better... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 12:11 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council, Parish Council

Helmdon Annual Parish Meeting Tuesday 4th May: find out how HS2 works will impact our area

Helmdon Annual Parish Meeting Tuesday 4th May: find out how HS2 works will impact our area

The 2021 Helmdon Annual Parish Meeting is to be held online next Tuesday (4th May) at 7:30pm. Presentations will include information about the HS2 works going on in our area, by Chris James, Community Engagement Manager for Effiage Kier (HS2 project), a presentation from Cllr Emma Gray about a proposal to create a Helmdon-Brackley greenway and the final annual report from our outgoing Chairman, Cllr... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 12:28 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Community, Council

Postal voters urged to apply early for local elections

On Thursday, 6 May 2021 voters across the three areas will go to the polls to elect a total of 93 councillors for the new unitary authority, which will be formed on 1 April 2021 this year, replacing the existing district, borough and county councils.

On Polling Day residents will also be able to cast votes for the Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner and to elect representatives for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 17:42 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council, Election

Local Government Reorganisation - coming soon

Local Government Reorganisation  - coming soon

From 1st April 2021 local government in Northamptonshire will be run by two Unitary authorities, West Northamptonshire Council and North Northamptonshire Council. Please see the attached guide for more information about what to expect.

Thanks to Danny Moody from Northants CALC for the guide.

Posted: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 15:22 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Council, Local Government Reorganisation

No one should have no one this Christmas

No one should have no one this Christmas

If you would like a friendly phone call or someone from the village to pop round for a chat on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day then please register with the Parish Clerk, on 01295 768588 or email clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk by Monday 14th December 2020

Helmdon Parish Council will be in touch with you after the 14th December to make arrangements.

The Parish Council would like to thank our fantastic... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 09:35 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Community, Council

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

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