Brackley Town Council

Telephone: 01280 702441

Town Hall Tower

Clerk: Alison Moses
20 High Street, Brackley
Northamptonshire NN13 7DS

Tags: Community Groups

Road Closures and Diversions in place for Brackley Community Carnival – Saturday 4 June

Road Closures and Diversions in place for Brackley Community Carnival – Saturday 4 June

On Saturday 4 June, Brackley Community Carnival will take place at Magdalen College School between 12.00 and 4.30pm. Before the event starts, a carnival procession will take place throughout Brackley.

The carnival procession will leave from Bracken Leas School at 11:00 and arrive at Magdalen College School – St John Site at 12:00.

Whilst the procession assembles in the morning, there will be a... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 May 2022 14:21 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Community Groups, Events

Fresh Round of Community Grants - Applications Open

Fresh Round of Community Grants - Applications Open

Local community and voluntary groups who deliver important services in West Northamptonshire have another chance to apply for grants of up to £15,000.

West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) has announced a fresh round of Community Funding Grants which opened on Friday 22 April 2022.

Applications for this round of funding should be submitted no later than Sunday 15 May 2022.

Councillor David Smith,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 15:25 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Advice and information, Community Grants, Community Groups, Community Services, West Northants Council

BCR (Brackley Community Radio) is signing off

BCR (Brackley Community Radio) is signing off

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

Tags: Community Groups, Information, Press Release

Volunteering - Interested in helping to protect Brackley’s wildlife?

Volunteering - Interested in helping to protect Brackley’s wildlife?

The Brackley local group of the Wildlife Trust is looking to expand its network of volunteers so that it can do more to help wildlife.

There are many roles that would assist the group such as; helping with communications with local residents (either directly at an event or via social media such as Facebook), helping to deliver projects with schools and community groups, taking minutes at committee meetings,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 13:14 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Community Groups, Information and advice, What's On

Community Grants

Community Grants

NOTICE - GRANT APPLICATIONS FOR 2022/23 OPEN ON 4 OCTOBER 2021

Brackley Town Council allocates money each year to grant fund local organisations which benefit the town. As the Town Council's funding comes from its precept, it is important that groups applying for funding is of benefit for Brackley residents.

Grant applications for financial year 2022/2023 will close on Friday 21 January 2022

Posted: Tue, 28 Sep 2021 10:30 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Community Grants, Community Groups, Information and advice

Improving Community Health and Care Services

Improving Community Health and Care Services

Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group are underway with a project across the NHS and local authorities to improve and modernise community services within the county. The aim is to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for everyone in Oxfordshire and increase independence for the older population.

The project is asking for the local community to look at 12 principles on how the design and development... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:38 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Community Groups, Health, Health & Wellbeing, Healthy Communities

SNYE Volunteers & Treasurer Needed

SNYE Volunteers & Treasurer Needed

South Northants Youth Engagement are looking for a new Treasurer who has experience in working with charities. This is a voluntary position to work 1-2 hours a week.

Tasks will include working with the end of year accounts and general banking. You will be reporting to the trustees.
Experience in accounting (including end of year) is essential.

SNYE are also on the look out for more volunteers who want... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 12:41 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Community Groups, South Northants Youth Engagement

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Events 2022 - We Need Your Help!

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Events 2022 - We Need Your Help!

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

Tags: Community, Community Groups, Events, Jubilee

£4m Grant Funding for Community Groups announced

£4m Grant Funding for Community Groups announced

Book clubs, walking groups and other community projects will be able to apply for a £4 million fund designed to help reduce loneliness in the coming months.

The Local Connections Fund – made up of £2 million from the Government and £2 million from The National Lottery Community Fund – will be used for hundreds of small grants worth between £300 and £2,500.

These... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 09:17 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Advice and Information, Community Groups, Covid-19, Grant Funding