Chelveston-cum-Caldecott Parish Council

Serving the people of Chelveston-cum-Caldecott

Clerk: Mr Mark Hunter
Ashbury, Caldecott
Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN9 6AR

Tel: 01933 626039

News

Community Speed Watch volunteers wanted

Speed watch traffic camera

July is fast approaching and Cllr Clinton Hill, our CSW coordinator, is looking for additional volunteers to join the team to conduct speed checks within our parish during the month of July.

Training - this will be a YouTube video made by the Northants Safer Roads Team. The regular team members can also help train new volunteers.

Contact - Cllr Clinton Hill

Posted: Sat, 18 Jun 2022 14:04 by Mark Hunter

Tags: CSW

Road closed at Chelston Rise

Road closed sign

A reminder that the Caldecott - Newton Bromswold road is now closed by Chelston Rise from 9th to 24th June for sewer works by Gladstone Construction.

Please follow the signed diversion

Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 12:00 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways, Roadworks

69th Gold medal win at the Chelsea Flower Show 2022

Chelsea gold medal

At the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022, Bloms Bulbs picked up their 69th Gold medal in the floral awards in the Great Pavilion for their cut Tulips.

Chris and Elaine, whose family business has been selling tulip bulbs for five generations, live in Chelveston.

Posted: Thu, 02 Jun 2022 08:44 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

QPJ Goodie Bags delivered

Bag full of QPJ goodies

The Parish Council's QPJ goodie bags have been sent out to all households that requested them - lots of puzzles to solve, clues to find in the parish, and colouring sheets!

The finished canvas pieces will be assembled in St Johns Church on Sunday by 3pm, where you can enjoy a 50's themed tea party from 2 - 4pm.

Posted: Wed, 01 Jun 2022 19:00 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

305th AMW honours the wartime 305th BG(H)

Laying a wreath

At this morning's service at St Johns, 28 personnel from the present day 305th Air Mobility Wing, based at McGuire AFB, NJ, USA, attended and laid a wreath at the tower memorial to the wartime 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy) who flew out of RAF Chelveston.

Posted: Sun, 29 May 2022 11:00 by Mark Hunter

Tags: 305th BG(H)

Bin Twining

Bin twinning leaflet on a litter bin

Saturday 28th May marks the start of the Parish Council's Bin Twining campaign to promote environmental awareness of waste management and recycling. There are 7 different posters to spot on litter bins around the parish.

But simply sticking a poster on a bin isn't going solve the waste problems. There is a village litter pick this afternoon @ 2pm, starting with tea & cake in Water Lane, where you... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 28 May 2022 10:00 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Environment, Litter Pick, Waste

Queen's Platinum Jubilee events 2nd - 5th June 2022

Queen's Platinum Jubilee events 2nd - 5th June 2022

A flyer for the QPJ events in the parish is being delivered to every household in the parish.

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 13:18 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Advance notice of roadworks - 9th to 24th June - at Chelston Rise

Advance closure sign

Advance notice that the Caldecott - Newton Bromswold road will be closed by Chelston Rise from 9th to 24th June for sewer works by Gladstone Construction.

Please follow the signed diversion.

Posted: Sat, 14 May 2022 11:48 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways, Roadworks

305th BG(H) memorial cleaning

Cleaned memorial paving

The memorial to the 305th BG(H) who flew out of WW2 RAF Chelveston has been cleaned today by IMI using steam (not water jet).

The two wooden benches have been removed for cleaning and teak oiling and will return later this month.

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 16:46 by Mark Hunter

Tags: 305th BG(H)

Road Closure - Bidwell Lane for 3rd - 5th May

Road works sign

Bidwell Lane, Caldecott, will be closed for three days from 3 May 2022 for emergency carriageway repairs.

Please follow the signed diversion.

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 12:16 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways

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