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New Chicken shed application for Newton Bromswold

A new planning application has been submitted for 6 chicken sheds and associate works at land to the rear of the Westwood AD plant off the Bedford Road, Rushden. Link to ENC planning website here.

Posted: Mon, 09 Jul 2018 13:10 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Planning

Roadworks in Caldecott from 29th June - 9th July 2018

BT contractors are installing a fibre optic duct through Caldecott (C59) as part of the works to bring broadband to Chelston Rise.

Two way traffic lights are in operation.

Posted: Sat, 30 Jun 2018 09:44 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Roadworks

Important consultation – have your say to help us design the future of local government

Consultation on a re-structure of local government in Northamptonshire has started, with opportunities for all residents, businesses and other stakeholders in the county to have their say.

All 8 authorities in Northamptonshire are working on a proposal for the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government that "must command a good deal of local support", so stakeholders across the... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Jun 2018 23:40 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Information, Surveys

B645 Link road opened near Waitrose

The B645 link road is finally opening, and reducing the queues on the A45 Rushden Lakes roundabout!

Posted: Sat, 02 Jun 2018 15:47 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways England

305th Air Mobility Wing honours the 305th BG(H)

Members of the 305th Air Mobility Wing, led by their commander, Col Darren Cole, attended the regular church service on Sunday 27th May, and laid a wreath at the church tower memorial to the wartime 305th Bombardment Group, that operated out of Chelveston airfield.

After changing in the Village Hall, they visited the 305th BG memorial in the village and toured the former airfield site, before taking... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 27 May 2018 13:53 by Mark Hunter

Tags: 305th BG(H)

General Data Protection Regulations

In preparation for the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) on the 25th May 2018, the Parish Council has adopted a number of new policies and procedures.

These can be found on the GDPR web-page.

Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018 23:29 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Information

Roadworks at the Red Lion Roundabout (B663)

You may want to avoid using the Raunds Road (B663), as there are temporary 4 way traffic lights for roadworks at the Red Lion Roundabout, Raunds, until the 9th May.

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 20:14 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Roadworks

Chowns Mill Roundabout improvement works video

A video of what the new roundabout may look like can be seen here.

Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 23:21 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways England

B663 Raunds Rd / High St roadworks - UPDATED

BT is carrying out works on the B663 (Raunds Road and High Street) to lay in new ducting under the footway and carriageway.

Three way traffic lights are in operation.

The works have moved off the carriageway.

Posted: Thu, 05 Apr 2018 23:50 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Roadworks

Easter holiday bin collections - Tuesday 3rd april

Please note that the waste & food bins will be collected as normal on Tuesday 3rd April.

Please share this news with your neighbours.

Posted: Sun, 01 Apr 2018 14:28 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Waste