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Council Tax

Council Tax

The Council Tax bills will be arriving through your post box shortly, and for residents in East Northants, ENC has provided a leaflet showing the percentages that each Council receives. The figure of 6% quoted for Parish and Town Councils is an average across the district.

The actual figures for this parish are that the Parish Council only receives 3% of the funds.

Posted: Sat, 17 Mar 2018 10:26 by Mark Hunter

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The Council's Twitter account

The Council's Twitter account

The Council has been quietly using Twitter as a Social Media platform for the last year, as an experiment to see how easy (or hard) it would be to keep residents up to speed with local events via Social Media.

At the March Council meeting, after reviewing a year of Council activities, the Council formally adopted a Social Media policy and agreed to make the Twitter account more public.

You can find the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Mar 2018 15:18 by Mark Hunter

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Snow, mist and ice

Snow, mist and ice

The weather managed to get above freezing today, so the roads are clear (though about a 0.4m drift on the Caldecott Road footway), with a light mist (hides the turbines from view!).

Watch out for ice when the temperature drops again this evening and overnight.

Posted: Sat, 03 Mar 2018 15:58 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Weather Warning

Parish Appraisal - now closed for entires

Parish Appraisal - now closed for entires

The deadline for returning the completed Parish Appraisals has now passed. Many thanks to the 50% of the households that took the time to respond.

The results will now be analysed for presentation at the Annual Parish Assembly on the 23rd April.

Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:42 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Parish Appraisal

Results of the District Higham Ferrers Lancaster Ward election

Results of the District Higham Ferrers Lancaster Ward election

Results of the District Council Higham Ferrers Lancaster Ward.

Posted: Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:31 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Elections

Results of the County Higham Ferrers Division election

Results of the County Higham Ferrers Division election

Results of the County Council Higham Ferrers Division.

Posted: Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:29 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Elections

Traffic Light failure between Raunds and Chelveston - FIXED

Traffic Light failure between Raunds and Chelveston - FIXED

The 4 way traffic lights at the Anglian Water roadworks on the B663 between Raunds and Chelveston are stuck on red in all directions.

Anglian Water have been informed and are sending contractors out to fix the fault.

The fault has now been fixed.

Posted: Sun, 11 Feb 2018 14:42 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Roadworks

Notice of a Poll - NCC Higham Ferrers Division 2018

Notice of a Poll - NCC Higham Ferrers Division 2018

Candidates for the Higham Ferrers Division (seat) of the County Council.

The election will be on Thursday 15th February 2018

Posted: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 19:07 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Elections

Notice of a Poll - ENC Higham Ferrers Lancaster Ward 2018

Notice of a Poll - ENC Higham Ferrers Lancaster Ward 2018

Candidates for the Higham Ferrers Lancaster Ward (seat) of the District Council.

The election will be on Thursday 15th February 2018

Posted: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 19:06 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Elections

Chelveston on BBC Radio Northampton on Monday 5th February

Chelveston on  BBC Radio Northampton on Monday 5th February

The Parish featured on Helen Blaby's programme on BBC Radio Northampton on Monday 5th February. Helen's regular weekly feature focuses on one part of Northamptonshire and she aims to find out as much as possible about that area.

Those interviewed included the Parish Council, the Church, the Star and Garter, the WI, the Village Hall and the Chelveston Chorus on what makes the parish special.

Posted: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 13:49 by Mark Hunter

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