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Recruitment of Young People - OPFCC Youth Commission

Recruitment of Young People - OPFCC Youth Commission

Northamptonshire's Police, Crime and Fire Commissioner is recruiting young people to be part of the Northamptonshire 2020/21 OPFCC Youth Commission.

The OPFCC Youth Commission has been set up by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to ensure that the views of young people are heard, and help change services for the better.

We are now looking to recruit around 20 young people from across... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:55 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Fire & Crime Commissioner, Information, Police

Brackley Town Council Office

Brackley Town Council Office

Brackley Town Council's staff have continued to work throughout the Coronavirus situation even though our office has been closed. The office staff have been working from home and the grounds staff have been following social distancing guidelines and have continued with all outdoor works.

Following the recent government guidelines and having undertaken a risk assessment for the office, the decision has... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 12:57 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Information, Information and advice, News

Opening of our Playgrounds

Opening of our Playgrounds

We are pleased to announce our play areas and outdoor gym equipment will all be open by midday on Monday 6 July. Our grounds team will begin first thing and do safety checks and put up the required signage.

As there is no practical or effective way of cleaning the equipment, please ensure you maintain good hand washing practices and use sanitizer. Users are advised to wipe equipment with suitable sanitizing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 09:03 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Information, Information and advice, Parks and Open Spaces

Brackley Friday Market Vs Market House Courtyard

Brackley Friday Market Vs Market House Courtyard

Following the lifting of restrictions for non essential businesses to re-open, we are pleased to see many of our shops and business premises open their doors again this week.

Until social distancing measures are reviewed by Government, Council will continue with closing the Piazza/Town Hall slip road each Friday until further notice to maximise safe space on the market.

Note:
Access to Market House Courtyard... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 10:55 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Charter Market, Information, Town Centre

Highways England - A43 works August 2020

NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS BY HIGHWAYS ENGLAND

A43 Northbound RAF Croughton to Barley Mow Roundabout
and A43 Southbound at Tusmore. Work is due to start in early August 2020 and is scheduled for completion by the beginning of September 2020.

Full information relating to works is attached.

Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 10:12 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Highways, Information

Highways England - A43 works to commence June 2020

Highways England - A43 works to commence June 2020

Highways England are to commence essential maintenance works on A43. Four schemes of work will commence early June as follows:

June - A43/M40 Ardley roundabout

August - A43 northbound RAF Croughton and Barley Mow roundabout A43 soutbound at Tusmore

September to December - A43 soutbound A413 to Whitfield and Abthorpe roundabout

Diversions and delays will be necessary to carry out these works, including... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 May 2020 09:35 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Highways, Information

Reminder to ALL dog owners

Reminder to ALL dog owners

All dog owners are reminded that their dogs MUST be kept on a lead at all times when visiting the St. James' Lake area. We have made numerous requests and placed signage in the area, but unfortunately, some people are not respecting these requests.

Thank you for your support during this time.

Posted: Fri, 01 May 2020 13:16 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Covid-19, Information, Parks and Open Spaces

VE Day 75 - Friday 8th May 2020

VE Day 75 - Friday 8th May 2020

Message from the Town Mayor

Celebrating VE Day 75 was originally planned as a nationwide event spread of over a three-day period and plans for a Brackley Town weekend of activities, starting on the afternoon of May 8th, were well advanced. Then comes Covid-19 causing disruption to our daily life the likes of which have not been seen since the end of World War II. The determination of the Nation, as... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 11:36 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Covid-19, History & Heritage, Information, News

Food Box Collection and Distribution - Update

Food Box Collection and Distribution - Update

The first collection of boxes was 200 and today, our fourth collection, was 375 boxes plus 4 crates of store cupboard items for the foodbank. These boxes are collected from Milton Keynes and arrive at the Market Square. They are then divided up amongst the volunteer delivery drivers and distributed to 21 parishes in the area and over 50 residents in Brackley - all whilst socially distancing of course.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 14:55 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Advice & Information, Covid-19, Information

NCC Highways - works to commence on Market Place

NCC Highways - works to commence on Market Place

Works will commence on Monday 27th April 2020 to provide a pedestrian tactile crossing with refuge island on Market Place, Brackley. The works are expected to end by Wednesday 6th May 2020 and will be carried out from 8.00am until 4.30pm each day (Monday to Friday).

Whilst works are undertaken, a two-way traffic light system will be in place on Market Place. In addition, all parking bays between Drayman's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 10:22 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Information, Roadworks, Town Centre