Potential candidates urged to find out more at elections briefing
People thinking of standing as a candidate in the West Northamptonshire Council or town and parish elections are encouraged to join in a briefing taking place soon.
On Thursday, 6 May residents across Daventry, Northampton and South Northants will vote to elect councillors to the new unitary authority, which will go live on 1 April this... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 13:15 by Stephanie Campbell
Notification of Essential Safety SCRIM Overnight Resurfacing Works A43 Padbury / Baynards Green and Cherwell Roundabouts
Tarmac will be carrying out essential resurfacing work at A43 Padbury / Baynards Green and Cherwell Roundabouts (south of Brackley). The works will commence on the 1st March and are scheduled for completion on the 19th March 2021.
Our comprehensive scheme of work will include resurfacing on the gyratorys alongside some resurfacing and specialist anti skid treatments on the approaches and departures... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 12:12 by Stephanie Campbell
Every ten years the census takes place in England and Wales, providing insight into the people who live across the country and what their lives are like. This year, census day is on Sunday 21 March. You may already have seen advertisements on the TV, in newspapers and social media.
What is the census?
The census is a series of questions that gives a data picture of British society and this year it will... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 11:26 by Stephanie Campbell
HS2 have issued an update relating to enabling works about to commence. Works include installation of a bailey bridge over the river Great Ouse and night time road closures to A43 north of Brackley.
Map of the area concerned is included on the attached document.
Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 12:40 by Stephanie Campbell
An overview and information relating to the possible use of Land West of Brackley, currently at 'scoping option' status with South Northants Local Planning Authority has been published on a dedicated website - https://www.landwestofbrackley.co.uk/ - The website includes an opportunity to give feedback and comments to the development organisation.
Posted: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 09:02 by Stephanie Campbell
HS2 have issued their latest update relating to enabling works for the Radstone area commencing next week. Please see attached update for further information.
All documents and updates received relating to HS2 in our area can be viewed on the HS2 dedicated page of this website.
Posted: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 09:15 by Stephanie Campbell
Have your say on housing in the district
South Northants Council has published a draft Housing Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) for public consultation.
The consultation runs from 27 January to 26 February 2021.
The SPD supports the requirements of the Council's Part 2 Local Plan (which was adopted July 2020), for market and affordable housing, specialist housing, self-build and custom house building.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 09:47 by Stephanie Campbell
NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL SAFETY SCRIM OVERNIGHT RESURFACING WORKS A43 Padbury / Baynards Green and Cherwell Roundabouts
Highways England have advised that essential overnight works will commence on 1st March - A43 Padbury / Baynards Green and Cherwell Roundabouts.
The works are due to commence after the resurfacing of the A43 southbound A413 to Whitfield pavement section and will last until early April 2021.
To keep our programme for these works as short as possible and to minimise disruption to the local community, Highways... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 09:31 by Stephanie Campbell
HS2 have launched a brand-new jobs site to promote the estimated 20,000 roles that Phase One of the project is creating in the months and years ahead, the first time all opportunities to work directly on HS2 have been available to search in one place.
Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 09:12 by Stephanie Campbell
Issued by South Northants Council
The Housing Supplementary Planning Document has been prepared to add supporting detail to the existing housing policies contained in the South Northamptonshire Part 2 Local Plan (adopted 22 July 2020).
It takes into account relevant strategies and policies including the National Planning Policy Framework, National Planning Practice Guidance, housing market intelligence... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 09:04 by Stephanie Campbell