Brackley Town Council and the Jubilee Community Events Committee is celebrating today after being awarded £9,972.00 in funding from The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK.
Brackley Town Council will use their funding to put towards the costs of the one-off spectacular 'Brackley Platinum Jubilee Festival' event for HM The Queen's Platinum Jubilee... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 14:34 by Georgia Connor
We have received a road closure request from Western Power for Pebble Lane, Brackley.
The road will be closed for five days from 6th June 2022 for a new electricity connection.
Please find below a plan showing the extent of the closure and the proposed diversion route.
Should you require additional information please contact Lee Haywood on 07713 265405.
Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 13:17 by Deborah Sumner
On Saturday 14 May, Councillor Paul Wiltshire was elected as the new mayor of Brackley Town Council during the annual traditional mayor making ceremony.
The ceremony started at 12 noon in the Civic Hall of Brackley Town Hall, and began with the former Mayor, Councillor Don Thompson giving an overview of his time in role in 2021/22.
Representatives of South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE) and Mental... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 12:54 by Georgia Connor
Press Release: Brackley Town Council has announced plans to light a Beacon for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
We are proud to be part of The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacons and Associated Activities on June 2, 2022.
Brackley Town Council has announced plans to light a Beacon for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee on the evening of Thursday, June 2, 2022.
The Beacon is one of thousands being lit in the UK and the Commonwealth, and forms part of the official programme announced by Buckingham Palace for... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 11:57 by Georgia Connor
Notification Of Essential Resurfacing Maintenance Works On The A43/A5 Towcester Roundabout
I am writing to let you know that we will be carrying out essential maintenance work to the A43/A5 Towcester roundabout including the A5, A43 and Towcester Road approaches and departures to and from the A43/A5 Towcester roundabout.
During our comprehensive scheme of work, we will repair and replace damaged drains,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 10:29 by Deborah Sumner
Charitable organisations working in the UK can apply for funding for projects and activities that benefit rural communities in the areas of education, research, social welfare, and poverty relief.
NFU Mutual Charitable Trust is offering grants of between £1,000 and £50,000 to charities and other not-for-profit organisations to deliver activities that support rural communities across the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 15:36 by Georgia Connor
Local community and voluntary groups who deliver important services in West Northamptonshire have another chance to apply for grants of up to £15,000.
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) has announced a fresh round of Community Funding Grants which opened on Friday 22 April 2022.
Applications for this round of funding should be submitted no later than Sunday 15 May 2022.
Councillor David Smith,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 15:25 by Georgia Connor
Many residents in Brackley are keen dog owners so our parks and other public open spaces maintained by the Town Council are regularly visited and enjoyed.
We know that the vast majority of dog owners in the town are responsible. However we hope that the tips we have published below help to make sure that everyone can enjoy our parks and public open spaces safely.
It may be appropriate for dogs to be... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 15:04 by Georgia Connor
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) has identified the need to provide additional specialist school places for children and young people, preferably to the south-west of Northampton, within reasonable travelling distance of Towcester, Daventry and Brackley.
The need is for places for pupils with autistic spectrum conditions (ASC) and with severe learning difficulties (SLD). To address these needs, the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 13:55 by Georgia Connor
You may be experiencing cloudy or white water due to work that Anglian Water have been carrying out in the Brackley area.
This is caused by air in the water, which is harmless and should clear if the water is allowed to stand in a glass.
Anglian Water are carrying out localised flushing to remedy this.
For full details, please visit: https://inyourarea.digdat.co.uk/AnglianWater?id=WaterSupplyIssues.188145... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 10:00 by Georgia Connor