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Cllr Melvyn Wooding stands down from the Parish Council

Cllr Melvyn Wooding stands down from the Parish Council

At the end of the Parish Council meeting on Monday 8th April, Cllr Melvyn Wooding stood down after 16 years service to the local community.

Melvyn (left) was presented with a certificate by the Chair, Cllr Ray Daniells, in appreciation of his active involvement in community projects, such as the NDP Working Party and as a Trustee of the Educational Foundation that has has renovated the Village Hall.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 21:57 by Mark Hunter

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Mrs Mandy Hill is our new Councillor

Mrs Mandy Hill is our new Councillor

At the meeting held on Monday 14th January 2019, Mrs Mandy Hill of Water Lane, Chelveston, was co-opted onto the Parish Council as our newest Councillor, following the resignation of Liz Kelly, who has moved out of the parish.

Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:34 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Councillors

Parish Councillor vacancy

Parish Councillor vacancy

As Cllr Liz Kelly is leaving the parish in the New Year, so we have a vacancy for someone to join the Council, to serve for the remainder of the current term (i.e. to May 2020).

The Council is looking for someone who will take an active part in serving and shaping the community we live in (armchair critics need not apply!).

This vacancy will be filled by co-option, so perspective candidates should contact... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Dec 2018 15:28 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Councillors

Parish Council elections postponed to May 2020

Parish Council elections postponed to May 2020

The May 2019 elections for the Parish Council have now been postponed by the Secretary of State, the Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, to May 2020, in order that they will coincide with the new Unitary Council elections in May 2020 (should he choose to agree to their creation).

Accordingly, existing Parish Councillors will serve an extra year.

Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 18:45 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Councillors, Elections

District and County Councillor vacancy notice

District and County Councillor vacancy notice

The notices of a vacancy for a District and County Councillor have now been published. Link here.

Posted: Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:29 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Elections, Councillors

Book of condolence opens in memory of Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE

Book of condolence opens in memory of Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE

Following the sad news of the death of deputy leader of East Northamptonshire Council, Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE, a book of condolence has been opened to the public.

Cllr Steven North, Leader of ENC, is inviting residents who wish to pay their respects to sign the book.

"Glenn was a positive force and influence – and a good listener for anyone who wanted his time. He will be missed by many." said... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:28 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Councillors

Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Glenn Harwood MBE

Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Glenn Harwood MBE

The service of thanksgiving for the life of Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE will be held at St Mary's church, Higham Ferrers, on Tuesday 12th December @ 14:00, with refreshments in the Bede House afterwards.

Posted: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 12:01 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Councillors

Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE

Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE

The Parish Council is saddened to announce the sudden death of former Councillor Glenn Harwood MBE.

Glenn was elected to the Parish Council in May 2007 and served until he stood down earlier this year, following his election in May to the Northamptonshire County Council.

He was also deputy leader of East Northamptonshire Council, again having being first elected in May 2007.

Prior to be being elected,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:50 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Councillors

Parish Councillor vacancy

Parish Councillor vacancy

What to do more for your community?

Are you interested in local current affairs?

Could you provide a voice for residents?

Following Glenn Harwood's resignation after 10 years' service, there is a vacant seat on the Parish Council and you could fill it!

The role of a Parish Councillor is to bring local issues to the
attention of the Council and to help make decisions on
behalf of the community. You will need... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Jun 2017 12:29 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Elections, Councillors