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Recruitment of Young People - OPFCC Youth Commission

Recruitment of Young People - OPFCC Youth Commission

Northamptonshire's Police, Crime and Fire Commissioner is recruiting young people to be part of the Northamptonshire 2020/21 OPFCC Youth Commission.

The OPFCC Youth Commission has been set up by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to ensure that the views of young people are heard, and help change services for the better.

We are now looking to recruit around 20 young people from across... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:55 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Fire & Crime Commissioner, Information, Police

Mayor Making 2020

Mayor Making 2020

At its meeting held on Monday 6th July 2020 Brackley Town Council members elected Councillor Christopher Cartmell to the office of Town Mayor, who will be in office until May 2021. In contrast to tradition, this year's delayed Mayor Making was held via a specially orchestrated Zoom meeting due to current guidance relating to council meetings.

Councillor Cartmell has been a Town Councillor for almost... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 09:00 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Civic Ceremonies, History & Heritage

Brackley Town Council Office

Brackley Town Council Office

Brackley Town Council's staff have continued to work throughout the Coronavirus situation even though our office has been closed. The office staff have been working from home and the grounds staff have been following social distancing guidelines and have continued with all outdoor works.

Following the recent government guidelines and having undertaken a risk assessment for the office, the decision has... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 12:57 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Information, Information and advice, News

Opening of our Playgrounds

Opening of our Playgrounds

We are pleased to announce our play areas and outdoor gym equipment will all be open by midday on Monday 6 July. Our grounds team will begin first thing and do safety checks and put up the required signage.

As there is no practical or effective way of cleaning the equipment, please ensure you maintain good hand washing practices and use sanitizer. Users are advised to wipe equipment with suitable sanitizing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 09:03 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Information, Information and advice, Parks and Open Spaces

Food parcel deliveries continue

Food parcel deliveries continue

Emergency food parcels for distribution to families and individuals in need continue to be collected from the FareShare/SOFEA Community Food Larder warehouse in Milton Keynes.

Starting this week, members from ABILITY (Northants) Community Transport will collect from Milton Keynes on our behalf, for which we are very grateful. Once delivered, our team will continue deliveries to Brackley recipients (approximately... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 13:45 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Covid-19, Health & Wellbeing

Brackley Friday Market Vs Market House Courtyard

Brackley Friday Market Vs Market House Courtyard

Following the lifting of restrictions for non essential businesses to re-open, we are pleased to see many of our shops and business premises open their doors again this week.

Until social distancing measures are reviewed by Government, Council will continue with closing the Piazza/Town Hall slip road each Friday until further notice to maximise safe space on the market.

Access to Market House Courtyard... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 10:55 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Charter Market, Information, Town Centre

Highways England - A43 works August 2020


A43 Northbound RAF Croughton to Barley Mow Roundabout
and A43 Southbound at Tusmore. Work is due to start in early August 2020 and is scheduled for completion by the beginning of September 2020.

Full information relating to works is attached.

Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 10:12 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Highways, Information

Town Centre Planting Scheme 2020

Town Centre Planting Scheme 2020

A little later than usual, Brackley Town Council Grounds Team members have been planting up the flower beds in our town centre this week.

Six beds have been planted, which will soon develop and grow for to make a cheerful display for our town.

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 11:06 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Land & Property, Parks and Open Spaces, Town Centre

Town Hall Clock

Town Hall Clock

Have you missed the Town Hall clock chimes? Unfortunately, the fault can not be fixed until engineers can visit once restrictions relating to social distancing are lifted.

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 10:10 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Brackley Town Hall, History & Heritage

Brackley Market - Friday 5th June

Brackley Market - Friday 5th June

Following recent Government announcements relating to Markets, we are delighted to confirm that both Andrea's Fish and Greatfield Plants will return to Brackley Market from tomorrow, Friday 5th June 2020.

To accommodate all traders, allow for social distancing and safety for all, the slip road adjacent to Piazza/Courtyard Shops will be closed from midnight tonight until 4pm on Friday.

Please be assured... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 10:58 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Market

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