Chelveston-cum-Caldecott Parish Council

Serving the people of Chelveston-cum-Caldecott

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

Tel: 01933 626039

Author: Mark Hunter

The 305th AMW present a Guidon to the Parish

305th AMW airmen & airwomen

A detachment from the 305th Air Mobility Wing led by Col Elizabeth Hanson and CMSgt Kolcun presented a Guidon (a unit colour) to the parish at a service at St Johns. The Guidon was received by Rev Paul Needle.

A wreath was laid at the tower memorial to the WW2 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy) that flew from RAF Chelveston 80 years ago.

Posted: Sun, 28 May 2023 14:05 by Mark Hunter

Tags: 305th BG(H)

Annual Parish Assembly 2023

Annual Parish Assembly sign

The annual meeting of electors in the parish will be held in the Village Hall at 7:30pm on Mon 22nd May.

You can hear what the Parish Council did over the year, see the draft accounts, check on the progress of the NDP, and elect a Trustee to the Chelveston Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Trust for 2023-27.

Posted: Sun, 14 May 2023 15:58 by Mark Hunter

Tags: APA

Coronation Picnic

Coronation picnic

On Sunday 7th May, the Events Team organised a community picnic, as part of the "Coronation Big Lunch", in the paddock behind the Village Hall. Luckily the weather was dry and sunny!

Posted: Mon, 08 May 2023 20:28 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

The Cherry Tree gets decorated for the Coronation!

Events Team decorate cherry tree

The Council's Events Team have been decorating the cherry tree on the triangular green ready for the Coronation weekend.

Come and bring your picnic on Sunday to the paddock behind the Village Hall (2-4 pm) - indoors if wet!

Fancy dress optional...

Posted: Fri, 05 May 2023 19:40 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

The new Water Lane Footbridge in place

New footbridge in place

The new footbridge installed in Water Lane this week, by Northants Highways contractor, Bridge and Highway Maintenance Ltd.

The bridge is made of recycled plastic, using 980 500ml bottles!

Posted: Thu, 27 Apr 2023 08:34 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Northants Highways

Where is the King? competition

Coronation logo 2023

Enjoy a walk around the parish of Chelveston-cum-Caldecott to find different images of King Charles and other things of interest you may not have previously noticed.

If you'd like to complete this sheet and bring it to the picnic on Sunday 7th May, in the Village Hall Paddock, a small reward awaits you…..

Images will be on display from 12 noon on Saturday 29th April

Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2023 15:41 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Community Speedwatch

Speed watch team

Our parish volunteers on Community Speedwatch were out on the Raunds Road this afternoon.

PCSO Mohammed Thaseen called by to see how they were getting on.

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2023 17:53 by Mark Hunter

Tags: CSW, Police

Water Lane - Road Closed 24 - 27th April

Road closed sign

Water Lane will be closed from 24th - 27th April whilst Northants Highways replace the broken footbridge.

Access to Water Lane will be provided to residents/businesses

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2023 17:36 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Northants Highways

Welcome Spring event at the churchyard

Welcome Spring sign

This afternoon our Environment Team held a "Welcome Spring" event in St John's churchyard, with puzzles, crafts, plants, lamb feeding (courtesy of Lancaster Farm) and finishing off with a village litter pick.

A big thank you to everyone who made it happen!

Posted: Sun, 16 Apr 2023 23:00 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Environment

The Environment Team on BBC Radio Northampton

Environment Team at the allotments

The Environment Team were on the radio on Thursday 13th April, interviewed by Tom Percival, the Breakfast Reporter at BBC Radio Northampton.

Posted: Thu, 13 Apr 2023 20:42 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Allotments, Environment