Brackley Town Council

Telephone: 01280 702441

Town Hall Tower

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

Tags: Parks and Open Spaces

Tree Vandalism in our Open Spaces

Tree Vandalism in our Open Spaces

In the last few weeks, there has been a spell of tree vandalism in the open spaces of Brackley.

On Saturday night, a willow tree was snapped in half at Zipwire Park as shown in the photo attached. A further two trees have also been damaged at Egerton fields and Swift Way.

We are not sure why an individual or a group of people would want to harm our open spaces, but we would like to put a message out... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 12:24 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Parks and Open Spaces

Bike park plans On Track for completion this summer

Bike park plans On Track for completion this summer

Contractor On Track has made great progress on the new Northampton Bike Park as we reach the halfway point of the build.

The £725k project will deliver a range of facilities for all ranges of ability, from a skills area usable by children on balance bikes, right up to the most demanding trails for experts in the sport, all of them free to use.

Mountain bike enthusiast and amateur competitor, Tony... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jun 2022 10:55 by Deborah Sumner

Tags: Parks and Open Spaces

Controlling Dogs in Public Spaces

Controlling Dogs in Public Spaces

Many residents in Brackley are keen dog owners so our parks and other public open spaces maintained by the Town Council are regularly visited and enjoyed.

We know that the vast majority of dog owners in the town are responsible. However we hope that the tips we have published below help to make sure that everyone can enjoy our parks and public open spaces safely.

It may be appropriate for dogs to be... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 15:04 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Advice and information, News, Open Spaces, Parks and Open Spaces

Remedial Works & Traffic Management Plan - Foxhills Development

Remedial Works & Traffic Management Plan - Foxhills Development

Please be advised that M Lambe Construction on behalf of Bellway Homes will be undertaking a variety of remedial works on the Foxhills Development.

More information below.

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:35 by Kathy Hale

Tags: Advice & Information, Information and advice, Parks and Open Spaces, Press Release

Work At BrackleyTown Park

Work At BrackleyTown Park

Re-Opening of the Footpath

The footpath behind the park running from Pebble Lane to The Croft will be re-opening this afternoon following the completion of works on the Town Park Wall. There is an area that is going to need to be tarmacked in the near future and we will be keep you informed on this.

Tree Works

Beginning on 18 May (weather permitting), there will be some tree works carried out. Some of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 May 2021 13:55 by Georgia Connor

Tags: Information, Land & Property, Parks and Open Spaces

Brackley Tree Planting Programme

Brackley Tree Planting Programme

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

Tags: BTC Grounds Team, Environment, Health & Wellbeing, Information, Land & Property, News, Open Spaces, Parks and Open Spaces, Plants, Wellbeing

Grounds Team Update

Grounds Team Update

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

Tags: Advice & Information, Advice and information, BTC Grounds Team, Covid-19, Environment, Health, Health & Wellbeing, Information, Information and advice, Land & Property, News, Open Spaces, Parks and Open Spaces, Play Areas, Sport & Leisure, Wellbeing

Gym Equipment Closure

Gym Equipment Closure

As of Thursday 5th November, all gym equipment will be closed in line with the Government's coronavirus response. Play equipment is to remain open.

Posted: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 15:05 by Sally Munday-Webb

Tags: Advice and information, BTC Grounds Team, Covid-19, Health, Health & Safety, Health & Wellbeing, Information, Information and advice, News, Open Spaces, Parks and Open Spaces, Play Areas, Playspaces, Sport and Leisure, Wellbeing

Press Release ...... Brackley Skate Park Project

Press Release ...... Brackley Skate Park Project

We are pleased to confirm that Brackley Town Council have now secured the £250,000 funds needed for the town's Skate Park Project.

A location has been agreed with the District Council (SNC) for the Skate Park to be constructed near Brackley Leisure Centre and all the necessary surveys have been carried out. We are currently securing a non-financial lease to be drawn up by SNC for the land. We... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 14:45 by Stephanie Campbell

Tags: Parks and Open Spaces

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 Georgia Connor

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