The early birds can save money on holiday activities
Parents and guardians will have just six days to take advantage of a 10 per cent discount on the May half-term holiday activity programme for children run by South Northamptonshire Council.
Once again the programme, which is tailored for five to 15-year-old's, will take place at Magdalen College School in Brackley and the Towcester Centre for Leisure... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 14:23 by Stephanie Campbell
Classic thriller Gaslight comes to Brackley this Spring
Brackley Players present Patrick Hamilton's classic Victorian-set thriller, Gaslight, from 29th to 31st May 2019 at Southfield Primary Academy in Brackley.
As the gaslight dims in a creaky old house, Bella Manningham becomes convinced she is losing her sanity. The unexpected arrival of former police detective leads her to question all she believed... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 14:19 by Stephanie Campbell
Dates for the democratic diary
Residents in South Northamptonshire are being urged to take note of important deadlines ahead of the European Parliamentary Elections on Thursday, 23 May 2019.
Anyone who has changed their address, name or nationality must register in order to vote and the deadline is 11:59pm on Tuesday, 7 May.
Richard Ellis, Local Returning Officer for South Northamptonshire, said: "It... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 14:08 by Stephanie Campbell
Date: 01 May 2019
For Immediate Release
Council signs up to turn crisp packets in to park benches
People in South Northamptonshire who want to recycle even more of their waste can now take advantage of a service which aims to let them recycle things that can't go in their blue recycling bin.
South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) has signed up as a collection location for the TerraCycle... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 12:17 by Stephanie Campbell
Works have commenced today, Monday 29th April 2019 at Central Park, Poppyfields Way. Works include the repair of play equipment, which will involve fencing off parts of the park in order for repairs to take place.
The attached image shows the affected area.
For any further information and queries, please contact:
Senior Technical Co-ordinator
Tel: 01604 664500
Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 09:47 by Stephanie Campbell
As previously advised we are about to commence the remedial and final surfacing works for Poppyfields Way between the school and the development's eastern boundary with Bellway/Linden Homes including the southern Radstone Road roundabout. The works are commencing on Tuesday 7th May and are scheduled to last approximately 9 weeks. This is to allow the contractor to have one-way working so that access... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:45 by Stephanie Campbell
Topsy Turvey have won this year's St. George's Day Window Competition. The competition was open to all business premises in Brackley and were on display for two weeks. The competition was organised by Brackley Town Council in association with Brackley Library Supporters Group.
Town Mayor Cllr Mark Morrell and members of Brackley Library Supporters Group judged all windows taking part yesterday, Thursday,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:30 by Stephanie Campbell
Do you care for someone with dementia and worry they may go missing?
The Herbert Protocol is here to help find them if they do. An initiative between Search and Rescue Northamptonshire and Northants Police have formed this protocol to assist family and carers of any vulnerable adult missing persons by signing up to this scheme.
Further information and application forms are available from Brackley Town... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:31 by Stephanie Campbell
Grand Union joins consortium to help support people into work
Local housing provider Grand Union Housing Group (GUHG) has signed up to a consortium of over 80 social landlords, called 'Give us a Chance' (GUAC), whose mission is to transform lives by enabling housing providers to support people into employment.
Of those of working age living in social housing, around half are unemployed,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:20 by Stephanie Campbell
Residents asked to have their say on housing delivery
People struggling to find the right housing in South Northamptonshire are among those being urged to take part in a housing consultation which starts this month.
South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) is currently updating its Housing Strategy which will define what the Housing Service will deliver over the next three years.
Consultation on the draft... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:47 by Stephanie Campbell