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Stay Safe in our Parks and Open Spaces

Stay Safe in our Parks and Open Spaces

Whilst enjoying the use of parks and open spaces in Brackley, please be mindful of this information and guidance to keep everyone safe at this time.

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:20 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Advice & Information, Covid-19, Parks and Open Spaces

Brackley Cemetery reopened

Brackley Cemetery reopened

Brackley Town Council is delighted to say that following investigating and obtaining further guidance and clarification from the ICCM (Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management) we have reopened the Cemetery today.

We respectfully ask people to observe social distancing at all times.

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:09 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Cemetery, Covid-19, Information

Press Release from South Northants Council - Council Tax

Press Release from South Northants Council - Council Tax

Press Release

Date: 03 April 2020

Issue: SNCPR16386

For Immediate Release

Help for residents with Council Tax

Those who cannot pay their Council Tax due to the Coronavirus are being urged to claim the benefits they are entitled to by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).

Councillor Peter Rawlinson SNC's portfolio holder for finance, performance and governance, said: "We continue to provide local services... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 15:33 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Advice & Information, Advice and information, Covid-19, News

CEMETERY CLOSED TO VISITORS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

CEMETERY CLOSED TO VISITORS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

By order of HM Government
CORONAVIRUS REGULATIONS 2020

Brackley Town Council deeply regrets having to take this action ordered by the Government and apologises for the distress it will cause.

Burials and interments are still going ahead in line with Government Regulations.

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:48 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Advice & Information, Covid-19, News

Food Box Collection and Distribution

Food Box Collection and Distribution

Today we collected over 200 food boxes from SOFEA (a community larder based in Milton Keynes) and distributed them to nearby parishes and to families in need within Brackley. Each box contained 10 store cupboard items and 5 fresh fruit and vegetable items. We will also be able to give Brackley Foodbank 4 large boxes of assorted store cupboard items tomorrow.

All this was undertaken at very short notice... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 19:41 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Advice & Information, Information, News

Refuse collections continue

Refuse collections continue

Bin collections continue, but residents asked to double-bag tissues

Core waste and recycling services in South Northamptonshire are continuing as scheduled, but bulky waste collections have been suspended and the Farthinghoe Recycling and Reuse Centre is closed.

SNC is also highlighting current Government advice to those with Coronavirus symptoms to separate tissues and cleaning cloths, double-bag them... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:55 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Covid-19, Information, News, South Northants Council

South Northants Council Job Club facilitate re-deployment of workers

South Northants Council Economic Growth Team seeks innovative response to Covid-19

Expanding on its Job Match service, South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) is helping to facilitate the redeployment of workers unable to work because of Covid-19.

Over the last ten years, SNC has found work for hundreds of people and the council's Economic Growth Team (EG) is now focused on supporting those without work... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:27 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Covid-19, Employment, News, Press Release, South Northants Council

Brackley Market

Brackley Market

Our market traders have been working hard and will continue to attend Brackley each Friday supplying you with fresh produce, baked goods and cheese. Fresh fish is in short supply at present, however Andrea will return as soon as possible. Helen Baker is also attending with food for our feathered friends.

Contact details for pre-orders:

Ray O'Neill Fruit & Veg
ray.oneill@live.co.uk

Open Air Foods (cheese)... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 11:56 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Covid-19, Market

Wash your hands of Coronavirus Scams!

Wash your hands of Coronavirus Scams!

National Trading Standards Scams Team have issued the attached information and guidance. Please read and share to all, especially those who do not have internet access.

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 11:45 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Advice & Information, Covid-19

Newsletter to residents Covid-19 March 2020

Distributors working on behalf of Brackley Town Council are working to deliver the attached newsletter to all residential addresses in Brackley today (Wednesday 25th March) and tomorrow (Thursday 26th March).

Council is aware that not all residents have access to the internet and may not have seen Brackley Town Council news, advice and guidance items on-line.

Our team will endeavour to make sure delivery... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 13:00 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Covid-19, Newsletters

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