Tags: Community Services
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 Kathy Hale
We are aware of flooding across parts of Northamptonshire following intense rainfall on Wednesday 23rd December 2020.
If it's a flooding emergency you should focus on the safety of yourself and your family. Dial 999 or 112 if it is an emergency and you or someone else is in danger. If there is flooding to your property, make sure you stay safe and see our Help I'm Flooding page for more information... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 16:44 by Kathy Hale
Due to major building works, Northamptonshire Libraries has announced that Brackley Library will be closed and unstaffed from 21 December 2020, for approximately 14 weeks.
The works being undertaken will see improvements to the exterior of the building as well as bringing backroom areas into use as community space. There will also be a general refurbishment of the library area.
During this period, Northamptonshire... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 14:48 by Kathy Hale
Youth Engagement Coordinator
Job Title: Youth Engagement Coordinator
Salary: 12 hours part-time (£25,350 to £29,250 pro rata)
Location: South Northamptonshire
Do you see barriers to young people realising their potential and want to do something about it? If so, then we want to hear from you!
South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE) are a new youth charity, with funding to promote and coordinate... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 15:15 by Sally Munday-Webb
Last night, October 10th 2020, BBC South Today reported on the imminent opening of Brackley Medical Centre. Brackley Medical Centre's Facebook page posted a clip of the news item, which you can see on Facebook by following the link below.
Town Mayor, Cllr Chris Cartmell, was honoured to speak to the BBC about this exciting addition to our town.
Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 09:21 by Sally Munday-Webb
Leaflet from Northamptonshire County Council about support during coronavirus restrictions.
Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 16:46 by Sally Munday-Webb
In 2019, residents of West Northamptonshire started to benefit from a new community bus service which was desperately needed in the rural areas as public transport availability was rapidly diminishing leaving people isolated and lonely.
For Concessionary bus pass holders the service is provided free within the county of Northamptonshire.
The community bus service is now being made available across the... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 09:52 by Stephanie Campbell