Brackley Town Council

Telephone: 01280 702441

Town Hall Tower

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

Tags: News

POSTPONED: Brackley Christmas Lantern Parade

Due to the current weather warnings in place, we are extremely sorry to say that the Brackley Christmas Lantern Parade & Light Switch On will not go ahead this evening.

This decision has not been made lightly by the council but as the lantern parade involves so many families and young children, we have to put safety first.

The Christmas lights will be switched on tonight in town and the market is... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 27 Nov 2021 12:19 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Advice & Information, Events, News, Town Events

Lane Closure: A422, Brackley Road

Lane Closure: A422, Brackley Road

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

Tags: Environment, HS2, Highways, News, Roadworks

Brackley Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Draft Plan

Brackley Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Draft Plan

As part of High Speed Two Limited's commitment to ensure there are high quality cycling links across High Speed Two, a Draft Interim Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan has been commissioned by the Department for Transport (DFT) to identify suitable cycling routes in Brackley.

The document also considers routes into Brackley from outlying villages.

Stakeholder engagement, site audits and public... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 12:31 by Georgia Connor

Tags: HS2, Information and advice, News, West Northants Council

Local Depots Prepared for Gritting Ahead of Winter

Local Depots Prepared for Gritting Ahead of Winter

Three depots in Brixworth, Towcester and Wellingborough are officially on standby and fully stocked with tonnes of salt ready to grit ahead of the cold weather this winter.

The 20 strong gritting team will provide West Northamptonshire Council and North Northamptonshire Council a fully resourced service throughout the new season.

Northamptonshire Highways has made sure that drivers, like last year will... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 11:05 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Health & Safety, Highways, News, Northamptonshire Highways, West Northants Council

NOTICE - Closure of Town Centre Toilets

NOTICE - Closure of Town Centre Toilets

The Town Centre toilets will be closed from 27 September until 10 November 2021 for refurbishment.

Alternative toilets are available behind the Old Fire Station or the ground floor of the Town Hall.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Posted: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:45 by Kathy Hale

Tags: News, Press Release, Town Centre

Traffic Management Plans – British Grand Prix 2021 Silverstone

The Formula 1 British Grand Prix takes place this weekend at Silverstone between 16-18 July 2021.

The event will be part of the Government's Event Research Programme (ERP) and will have a full capacity crowd. The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport and Public Health Northamptonshire are working with Silverstone to deliver the event safely.

Traffic management systems will be in place for... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 14:10 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Highways, Information and advice, News, Roadworks

Annual Town Meeting

Annual Town Meeting

Annual Town Meeting - 1 June 2021 at 7pm

This will be an online meeting for the residents of Brackley.

To obtain details of how to register to atend the meeting and access the meeting's joining instructions, please email

Posted: Tue, 25 May 2021 10:14 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Annual Town Meeting, Information, News

National Day of Reflection 23 March

National Day of Reflection 23 March

We're supporting the National Day of Reflection on 23 March, the first anniversary of UK lockdown, to commemorate this tragic loss of life and to stand together with everyone who's grieving.

We will be lighting up the Town Hall and observing a minute's silence at 12 noon.


Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 13:09 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Advice and information, Information, Information and advice, News

News Release - police and fire services

News Release - police and fire services

21 December 2020

What would you pay for police and fire services?

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has launched a budget consultation to ask people about their priorities for the county's fire and police services, and how much they would pay towards them.

The PFCC has responsibility for setting the budget for both Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service and Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 15:11 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Information, Information and advice, News, Northants Fire & Rescue, Northants Police, Police, Press Release

Christmas Light Switch On

Christmas Light Switch On

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

Tags: Brackley Town Hall, Community, Egerton Hall, Health & Wellbeing, Information, News, Old Fire Station, Sport and Leisure, Town Centre