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The A43 northbound will be closed overnight again between the BP roundabout and Syresham, from Sunday 23rd May until Friday 28th May. The road will be closed from 8pm - 6am and diversions will be in place. The southbound lane closures will continue on this stretch of road. For more information and details of the diversions please visit the HS2 commonplace website.
Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 12:56 by Helen du Bois
Brackley Medical Centre have announced that its new custom-built GP practice will open in Wellington Road, Brackley on Monday 16 November 2020. Washington House Surgery and Brackley Health Centre will be closed for appointments from this date.
The new site will also be home to Lowick Pharmacy and the new Brackley Community Hospital.
Wellington Road, Brackley NN13 6QZ Tel 01280 702436 www.brackleymedicalcentre.co.uk... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 31 Oct 2020 09:34 by Helen du Bois
I am delighted to be able to announce that our first target has been reached. The trustees have been amazed at the very enterprising ways in which people have, in spite of or maybe because of the Covid19 pandemic, managed to engage with others and continue to raise funds despite so many activities being currently not possible.
We have almost reached the magic figure of £165,000 which would ensure... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 06:53 by Helen du Bois
The compost giveaway that was scheduled at Blackpits on Saturday 11th April 2020 has been postponed.
Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 14:30 by Helen du Bois
The Helmdon Annual Parish Meeting (APM) was held on Wednesday 24th April 2019 in the Reading Room on Church Street. Approximately 15 members of the public were in attendance and the meeting was chaired Cllr Danny Moody. Light refreshments were provided to give everyone a chance to chat and circulate before the business got underway.
The evening opened up with apologies of absence and the Chairman's... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 20:11 by Robert Duncombe
Parents and guardians will have just six days to take advantage of a 10 per cent discount on the May half-term holiday activity programme for children run by South Northamptonshire Council.
Once again the programme, which is tailored for five to 15-year-olds, will take place at Magdalen College School in Brackley and the Towcester Centre for Leisure and includes a mixture of sports, arts, crafts and... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 14:06 by Helen du Bois
How do you fancy putting your taste buds to the test?... The Acorns Food & Drink Quiz is this Saturday and there's still tickets available! Get a team together and come along.
Tickets available from Lorna Clarke
Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:07 by Robert Duncombe
South Northamptonshire Council is today apologising to residents for a billing error in their Council Tax. Residents of South Northamptonshire will be receiving replacement Council Tax bills in the next week or so after the originals were issued with incorrect figures.
Last week around 36,000 bills landed on doormats around the district, but due to human error the figures were calculated incorrectly.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:20 by Helen du Bois
The Great Weston Run returns on 6th May 2019 after last being run in 2014. It is run over 5 miles starting and finishing in Weston. The course is partly off road and on farm tracks which can be muddy. The course has inclines and hills.
Posted: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 by Richard
For the second year running, Helmdon Primary School have received a letter from the Secretary of State for Education congratulating them on their top level SATS results. In both 2017 and 2018, 100% percent of the Year 6 pupils reached or exceeded the expected standard in Maths, putting Helmdon Primary School in the top 1% of primary schools in England.
We already knew that it is a top school but now... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:50 by Helen du Bois