Chelveston-cum-Caldecott Parish Council

Serving the people of Chelveston-cum-Caldecott

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

Tel: 01933 626039

Latest News

Street Lighting reports

Street light

We are aware of two dead street lights in Caldecott -

Lamp 27 by Woodlands and Lamp 33 by The Marches.

Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 08:41 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Street Lighting

Snowdrops in the churhyard

Image of snowdrops

Alas Covid-19 means there will be no "Snowdrop Weekend" with refreshments and the Chelveston Chorus this year, but the snowdrops are still there to see in the churchyard.

We only ask that you respect social distancing when visiting please.

Posted: Sun, 07 Feb 2021 11:04 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Church

How to apply for a Postal Vote - local elections on 6th May.

How to apply for a Postal Vote - local elections on 6th May.

If you are worried about voting in person at the Village Hall for the Parish Council, the North Northants Unitary Council and the Police Fire and Crime Commissioner on the 6th May, you can apply for a postal vote by email at or call 01832 742119.

Posted: Sat, 06 Feb 2021 10:44 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Elections


snow covered Bidwell Lane

As predicted by the Met Office, snowfall on Sunday. A typical snowy scene in the parish - Bidwell Lane.

Please take care when driving on the rural roads.

Posted: Sun, 24 Jan 2021 16:41 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Environment, Weather Warning

Water Lane is flooding

Flood sign

Water Lane is flooding between the Ford and Hall Farm. Northants Highways are aware (ref 2478289) and have closed the road.

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:01 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Flood, NCC Highways

Police Liaison Representative wanted

Police Liaison Representative wanted

Each Parish Council in Northants is being asked to appoint a Police Liaison Representative, to act as a Point of Contact between the Police, Parish Council and other bodies.

The role description can be found in the link, and candidates wishing to volunteer should contact the Clerk or a Councillor to express their interest.

Posted: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 23:40 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Parish Council, Police

Nearest priority postbox for Covid-19 test kits is Stanwick Post Office

Royal mail logo

The nearest priority postbox for Covid-19 test kits is Stanwick Post Office. This includes Saturday and Sunday collections at 15:00.

Posted: Sun, 10 Jan 2021 15:03 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Covid-19

"Clanging" manhole cover to be repaired this week

Road works sign

For residents of Higham Road, who have been suffering the "clanging" of a manhole cover every time a vehicle passed over it, you will be pleased to hear that Anglian Water have been granted a road permit to carry out the repairs on Thursday 7th January. Traffic lights will be in operation.

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 10:40 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Anglian Water, Roadworks

Christmas Wreath Competition results

Christmas Wreath

The Events Team would like to thank everyone who entered the Christmas Wreath competition. They were all a credit to their creators and certainly brighten the community!

Judging is always difficult but...the winners are:

First Place - 2 Pokas Cottage.
Second Place - Rivendell, Foot Lane.
Third Place - 39 Water Lane.

The photographs can be seen here.

Merry Christmas everyone!

Posted: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 17:44 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Flooding in Water Lane

Flood sign

Be advised that Water Lane is flooded. The flood waters extend up Water Lane to Hillside, Sawyers Crescent and Duchy Close. Northants Highways and Anglian Water are aware. Pleased do not attempt to drive down Water Lane.

Posted: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 15:26 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Anglian Water, Flood, NCC Highways, Weather Warning

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