Tags: Town Events
With regret, Brackley Town Council has today cancelled all planned events relating to VE Day 75 celebrations and commemorations on Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th May 2020. This decision has been made in line with guidelines and advice issued by central government and associated agencies.
Council appreciates the support given to these events by all local organisations, contractors and suppliers... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 13:22 by Stephanie Campbell
Brackley Town Council is currently organising community events to commemorate and celebrate the 75th anniversary of the end of World War 2 in Europe. Events are planned for Friday 8th May (Bank Holiday), Saturday 9th May and Sunday 10th May 2020. Please see What's On Calendar for more information.
As a backdrop to events and activities, a new Community Project has been launched to make bunting to decorate... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 14:00 by Stephanie Campbell
Public meetings to let you have your say
Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold and the Chief Constable Nick Adderley are holding a series of public meetings during March to talk about policing and hear the views of local people.
Three meetings are already organised, and they will take place at:
Rushden – Wednesday 4 March, 6.30pm-8pm Rushden Hall, Hall Park, Rushden... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 14:12 by Sally Munday-Webb
Our venues are busier that ever, if you are looking for something new to do this year, why not try out one of the activities at Egerton Hall, The Old Fire Station or The Town Hall.
Not all activities run every week, please contact the organiser for more information.
Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 10:05 by Sally Munday-Webb
The following is an update from Caryl Billingham MBE who is the chairman of the recently registered Brackley Community Hospital 2020 Trust; this charity will manage all publicly raised funds and consider applications for capital grants from service providers within the Community Hospital element of the new building.
"The Trust was registered with the Charity Commission in September and its registered... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 14:41 by Kathy Hale
This year, the annual parade will commence at 2.30pm from Winchester House School, High Street followed by a service of remembrance at the town war memorial at 3.00pm.
To ensure the safety of all the following road closures will be enforced during the day:
10.00am until 4.30pm - Town Hall slip road (access available for Market House Courtyard)
1.00pm until 4.30pm - High Street from junction with Buckingham... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 14:30 by Stephanie Campbell
Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team are supporting us once again this year with our FREE community firework display!
It takes place this year on the 2nd November at St John's Site, Magdalen College School, Brackley.
The gates open at 17:30 and the fireworks will take place around 19:00. There will be community stalls and refreshments available all evening.
Please wrap up warm and walk if you can, parking... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:49 by Sally Munday-Webb
Topsy Turvey have won this year's St. George's Day Window Competition. The competition was open to all business premises in Brackley and were on display for two weeks. The competition was organised by Brackley Town Council in association with Brackley Library Supporters Group.
Town Mayor Cllr Mark Morrell and members of Brackley Library Supporters Group judged all windows taking part yesterday, Thursday,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:30 by Stephanie Campbell
Calling all budding artists!
Brackley Community Carnival would like to invite you to enter this year's Cover Competition! This year we have a slight change to the Cover Competition, you can now submit your entries directly to the Carnival Committee and don't need to go through your school as in previous years. The Cover Competition is open to all primary school children i.e Reception (age 4-5) to Year... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:35 by Stephanie Campbell
Earlier in the year, when Councillors agreed to adopt the idea of a 'Poppy Mile' for this special centenary year, we had no idea that the residents' efforts would result in the spectacle that it has.
Our first idea of planting poppies proved to be problematic – they don't generally flower in November! A change of plan was called for and, in late spring, a call went out for volunteers to knit,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 19:47 by Linda Carter