West Northamptonshire Council is taking swift action to secure the future of Farthinghoe Recycling and Reuse Centre when its current operator retires at the end of this month.
Work is underway to appoint a new contractor to run the popular centre, off the A422 Banbury Road, between Brackley and Middleton Cheney, along with plans to refurbish the site before the busier spring months, giving long-term... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 16:55 by Georgia Connor
Following on from earlier completed bat surveys, a further established programme of bat mitigation will be carried out. To enable this to happen safely, there will be a lane closure on the A422 on Friday 29 October and Saturday 30 October.
This is to allow ecologists to safely observe and where necessary climb roadside trees to check for habitat. Subject to the outcome of these surveys tree limbs /... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Oct 2021 09:19 by Georgia Connor
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 Georgia Connor
South Northants Council pledges to rebuild district's woodland by planting one tree for every resident
With climate change causing nature and biodiversity across the world to decline at an alarming rate, South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) has pledged to support the planting of 92,515 trees in the district – one tree for every resident.
Teaming up with the Woodland Trust and Lloyds Bank, SNC... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 13:23 by Stephanie Campbell
Brackley Town Council Grounds Team have planted trees at St James lake and many of our other open spaces to either replace felled trees or as additional trees. They have planted 423 in total, 3 of which are oaks grown from acorns by a local resident.
The trees were donated by the woodland trust and is part of BTC's commitment to improve the biodiversity within the Town in conjunction with The Brackley... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 14:28 by Sally Munday-Webb
Over the last few days, the grounds team have been adding woodchip to some of the wetter outside spaces and paths to keep them safe for everyone enjoying the outdoors.
Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 15:56 by Sally Munday-Webb
Northamptonshire County Council are working with Virgin Park and Charge Project to install on-street electric charge points in Northamptonshire.
A further public consultation being undertaken by Liberty Charge on a number of proposed sites in the county includes:
Brackley, High Street, NN13 6FB
A full list of the proposed locations for on-street electric charge points, how to respond to the consultation... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 09:45 by Stephanie Campbell