Tags: West Northants Council
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
The Councillor Covid Support Fund exists to support our local communities to recover from the impact of Covid during the remainder of the 2021-22 financial year. These grants are available to voluntary and community groups (not individuals or Town and Parish Councils).
Each West Northamptonshire Council Councillor has been allocated £2,500 to make local decisions on grant funding awards for the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 16:37 by Georgia Connor
Parents and guardians of children due to start school for the first-time next year, are being urged to apply for places now.
Any child who turns four years old before 31 August 2022 is eligible for a place in Reception starting in September 2022.
Cllr Fiona Baker, West Northamptonshire Council's Cabinet member for children, families and education, said: "Please remember to apply on time, otherwise your... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 15:04 by Georgia Connor
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) is pleased to announce its new Community Funding Grant Scheme will be available to community and voluntary sector organisations in West Northants to enable them to deliver important services and activities to our communities.
The next round of funding which is for grants up to £5,000 will open on Monday 10 January 2022 and close on Sunday 13 February 2022.
Councillor... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Dec 2021 12:50 by Georgia Connor
Anyone aged 18 and over who had their second dose of a COVID vaccine at least three months ago will be eligible to get their booster dose at the clinic, which is being held at Brackley Methodist Church between 11am and 6pm on Wednesday 15 December.
In addition to offering booster jabs to those aged 18+ who had a second dose on or before 15 September 2021, it will be open to anyone aged 16 and above... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 16:12 by Georgia Connor
With the festive season officially in full swing, West Northamptonshire Council is reminding residents that their waste and recycling collections will run as normal this Christmas and New Year.
The waste and recycling collection crews will be working around the clock this festive season to make sure that all your services are delivered on time and with no delays. Waste and recycling collection days... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:03 by Kathy Hale
Millions of pounds will be made available to help the most vulnerable this winter as the economy of the West Northamptonshire area continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
West Northamptonshire Council's (WNC) Executive is pleased to announce that a total of £2.6million will be made available through the Government's Household Support Fund (HSF).
This support ranges from Holiday School... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:01 by Kathy Hale
What is Small Business Saturday?
Small Business Saturday takes place on the 4 December 2021. It celebrates small business success and encourages consumers to 'shop local' and to support businesses in their communities. It is about reinforcing the message of utilising local assets, which in turn benefits the local economy.
Now in its ninth year in the UK, the campaign has grown significantly each year... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 12:13 by Georgia Connor
Many of West Northamptonshire Council's services will be closed from Christmas Day and will reopen as normal from 9am on Tuesday 4th January 2022.
Bin collections, children's services, social care and registration service are operating as normal during the Christmas week along with emergency arrangements such as homelessness and housing repairs.
Christmas 2021 Waste and Recycling Collection Arrangements... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 10:23 by Georgia Connor
The latest Parish & Town Council Update issued by West Northamptonshire Healthy Community Services Team is now available to read below.
Thank you for taking the time to read this publication.
Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 11:11 by Georgia Connor