On Tuesday 1 March, Anglian Water will be carrying out repairs to a manhole cover on Bridgewater Road, Brackley near the junction with Ellesmere Crescent. The works will be carried out between 09:30 and 15:30.
The closure and the diversion can be viewed here.
If you require more information about the works, please contact Amanda Blee from West Northamptonshire Council on 03457 145145.
Posted: Mon, 28 Feb 2022 10:01 by Georgia Connor
Draft Consultation: Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to promote responsible dog ownership and smoking
Draft Public Spaces Protection Order Consultation: ownership of dogs and prohibition of smoking in certain places
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) is considering whether to make a new Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to promote responsible dog ownership and prohibit smoking in certain public spaces across the former administrative council areas of Daventry District and South Northants.
WNC would... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Feb 2022 14:55 by Georgia Connor
The West Northamptonshire Employment Support Service, delivered by WNC's Economy team, is a free service which is available to every resident and employer in West Northamptonshire.
The wide range of services include support with job-searching, interview tips & tricks, help with CVs and support with confidence, mental health, wellbeing. Plus, much more.
To promote this free employment support, banners... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 21 Feb 2022 13:07 by Georgia Connor
Due to high forecast winds and a Met Office Amber Warning in place for tomorrow (Friday 18 February), the Brackley Charter Market will not go ahead as planned.
We apologise for any inconvenience. The market will continue as normal next week (Friday 25 February).
Posted: Thu, 17 Feb 2022 16:16 by Georgia Connor
February HS2 Community Newsletter details the activities that you can expect to see over the next few months, specifically in the area around Brackley, the A43, A422 and A421.
This includes updates on works at compounds, progression of earthworks and the start of work on bridges and other structures.
Please view the newsletter below.
Posted: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 11:23 by Georgia Connor
Press Release from Brackley Community Radio:
All at BCR (Brackley Community Radio) are very sad to announce that BCR will be signing off from Sunday 13th March 2022.
This decision as not been taken lightly, and we would like to thank all of those that have volunteered their time as presenters and those that have supported BCR over the last two years with their time and efforts in what has been a very... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Feb 2022 13:35 by Georgia Connor
South Northants Youth Engagement are currently recruiting for a Trustee to join their team.
South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE) are a youth charity, with funding to promote and coordinate activities and services for local young people across South Northamptonshire.
They are looking for a Trustee who has experience working within HR and admin and is happy to take this on as a voluntary position.
For... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Feb 2022 11:57 by Georgia Connor
Unique opportunity to meet the archaeologists working at nationally significant archaeological site uncovered near Chipping Warden
- Free event for local people to discover the fascinating history of Blackgrounds - an Iron Age and Roman settlement recently uncovered near Chipping Warden
- Artefacts from the site will be on display to the public for the first time
- An opportunity to speak to the archaeologists involved and enjoy family-friendly activities
- Blackgrounds is being excavated as part of the HS2 scheme and was recently featured... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 08 Feb 2022 13:47 by Georgia Connor
A busy year ahead! Make sure you don't miss out on these key Brackley events. Get your diaries and pencil in the following dates…
- Brackley Wedding Fair: Saturday 5 March
- The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Weekend: 2 June - 5 June
- Family fun day/beacon lighting with live music and entertainment: Thursday 2 June
- Children's crown making workshops: Friday 3 June
- Brackley Carnival: Saturday 4 June... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 09:55 by Georgia Connor
Notice of overnight traffic management – A422, Westbury: Wednesday 9 February and Friday 25 February
The A422, Westbury will have overnight traffic management from 20:00 to 04:00 on Wednesday 9 February and on Friday 25 February. The traffic management will however keep the road open and traffic flowing with a controlled crossing point.
To view further information on the traffic management, please view the PDF below.
Posted: Fri, 04 Feb 2022 09:27 by Georgia Connor