Brackley Fireworks 2021 sponsored by Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team will take place on Saturday 6 November at St John's Site, Magdalen College School, Brackley.
The gates will open at 5pm and fireworks will begin at 7pm.
If you are a local not-for-profit organisation who is interested in having a community stall at the event, please complete our application form below and return to email@example.com... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Sep 2021 14:59 by Georgia Connor
Royal British Legion - Poppy Appeal
Royal British Legion are looking for volunteers to help at 3 main supermarkets in Brackley on the RBL stall from 30 October – 12 November. If you can give a few hours help to contribute to the community, this would be wholly appreciated. You do not need to be a member of the RBL to help.
If you would like to volunteer, please contact the local Poppy Appeal organiser;... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:45 by Georgia Connor
Brackley Town Council are starting to make plans for community events to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee weekend in 2022. To mark Her Majesty The Queen's 70 years on the throne, we can all look forward to a special four day bank holiday weekend from Thursday 2nd June to Sunday 5th June 2022.
If you are a local organisation or group that would like to help us organise a schedule of events to cover... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:44 by Georgia Connor
Walk—in Covid-19 vaccination jabs will be available this weekend (Friday 25 June – Sunday 27 June) across Northamptonshire. The NHS Grab a Jab weekend will help accelerate the vaccination programme across the nation – making it easier for anyone to receive their first or second jab, without the need to book an appointment.
Vaccines will be available on a first come, first served basis.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 11:21 by Georgia Connor
Many residents in Brackley are keen dog owners so our parks and other public open spaces maintained by the Town Council are regularly visited and enjoyed.
We know that the vast majority of dog owners in the town are responsible. However, recent feedback provided by park users has highlighted concerns about dogs running out of control and even attacking other dogs or wildlife. This, of course, needs... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:22 by Georgia Connor
On Tuesday 22nd June 2021, the Mayor of Brackley, Cllr Don Thompson officially reopened the Brackley Town Football Club events space, 'The Venue' after two years of hard work and reconstruction following the devastating fire in 2019.
Kicking off the celebrations with the Community Open Day, the Mayor, Cllr Don Thompson cut the ribbon at 11am following a speech that addressed how important the re-opening... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:48 by Georgia Connor
Brackley Library Update – April 2021
The following information has been provided by Brackley Library Manager Henderson Downing:
Brackley Library is currently open from 10:00-16:00 on Tuesday & Thursday, and 10:00-14:00 on Saturday.
Current available services include:
- 15 min browsing slots for individuals in the main library (preferably booked in advance)
- 15 min browsing slots for a single household... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 09:30 by Stephanie Campbell
Ability are a Northamptonshire based not-for-profit organisation set up to reduce social isolation and loneliness by providing regular reliable transport to people who struggle to get out and about. They are part funded by South Northants Council (now West Northants Council) with a view to providing greater connectivity to isolated rural areas.
From April 12th, following the first loosening of government... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 12:26 by Georgia Connor
Community hospital presented with funds raised during Chairman's civic year
Councillor Anthony Bagot-Webb, Chairman of South Northants Council (SNC) and Councillor Rosie Herring, Vice Chairman of SNC, have today (23 March) presented a cheque for £6,200 to the Brackley Community Hospital 2020 Trust.
Cllr Bagot-Webb was appointed as the district's Chairman in September 2020, and outgoing Chairman... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 09:01 by Stephanie Campbell
Christmas Light Switch On
Saturday 28 November
There has been much activity over the last couple of nights preparing for the lights of Brackley to be switched on over the course of the day tomorrow, Saturday 28 November. This includes our new tree installation at the back of the Town Hall for this year.
We hope you will join in by switching your lights on at 6pm. Don't forget to tune in to Brackley Community... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 15:35 by Georgia Connor