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Editor Needed Urgently For Crick News

Editor Needed Urgently For Crick News

Crick Parish Council urgently needs to recruit an editor for Crick News. The Editor is responsible for the production of this important village newsletter 4 times each year.

We are seeking a suitably qualified and enthusiastic person for this role which attracts an honorarium of £100 per issue. For more details, please contact the Clerk at clerk@crickparishcouncil.org.uk .

Posted: Thu, 23 May 2019 17:06 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Newsletters

Look out for your new bin collections calendar

Look out for your new bin collections calendar

Residents are being encouraged to keep an eye out for new bin collection calendars which are due to hit doormats district-wide later this week.

The four-page leaflet gives households dates for the next 12-month cycle of waste and recycling collections, beginning at the start of June until the end of May 2020. It also includes details on 2019 festive collection arrangements including changes for Christmas... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 16:30 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

Naseby Battlefield leads the charge for community funding

Naseby Battlefield leads the charge for community funding

Plans to improve visitor facilities at one of the country's most iconic battlefields have received a community cash boost from Daventry District Council (DDC).

The Naseby Battlefield Project has been awarded £6,000 in the latest round of capital grants awarded by the Council to local community projects.

The funding will be used to replace and update a number of old and weathered interpretation... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 16:28 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

Unitary Council Update

Government says yes to two unitary councils for Northamptonshire

Two brand new unitary councils will be established in Northamptonshire on 1st April 2021 (Vesting Day), the Government confirmed today. The West Northamptonshire unitary will cover Daventry District, Northampton and South Northamptonshire and the North Northamptonshire unitary will cover Corby, East Northants, Kettering and Wellingborough.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 May 2019 16:49 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

LOCAL ROAD CLOSURES

Please see the attached document for local road closures which will be taking place in and around Crick between July and September.

Posted: Wed, 08 May 2019 09:18 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

May date for second Joint Committee meeting - UNITARY

Latest progress towards the preparations for a proposed new unitary authority in West Northamptonshire will be discussed at a meeting in Daventry this month.

The second meeting of the West Northamptonshire Joint Committee will take place on Tuesday, 14 May at 6pm in the Council Chamber at Daventry District Council, Lodge Road.

Members of the public are welcome to attend, with the agenda and reports now... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 11:26 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News, Local Government Structure

Special offers to encourage county residents to get composting

Special offers to encourage county residents to get composting

Discounted compost bins are being offered to Northamptonshire residents in a bid to encourage more people to get composting.

As part of International Compost Awareness Week (5-11 May), the Northamptonshire Waste Partnership is working with getcomposting.com to offer discounted compost converters from as little as £18.50. Residents can also buy a second composter for just £9.25 thanks to... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 05 May 2019 08:08 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

Have you renewed your garden waste collections yet?

Have you renewed your garden waste collections yet?

Residents in Daventry District have just a few weeks left to ensure they have renewed their garden waste collections for the year ahead.

The annual charge for the fortnightly service from the start of June 2019 until the end of May 2020 is £36 per bin. Households wishing to continue with the service must ensure they have renewed their subscription by Friday, 17 May to ensure no disruption to their... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 05 May 2019 08:07 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

Let’s work together to SCRAP fly-tipping!

Let’s work together to SCRAP fly-tipping!

People across Northamptonshire are being urged to follow the S.C.R.A.P code as part of a county-wide campaign to crack down on fly-tipping.

The code serves as a reminder of the checks to make when arranging disposal of waste items, in order to ensure they are dealt with responsibly and do not end up being dumped in our towns and countryside.

It is being promoted in a bid to reduce the number of fly-tipping... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 05 May 2019 08:05 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

Care & Repair Grants Available!

Care & Repair Grants Available!

The new financial year is fast approaching and Daventry District Council has grants available to help and support local residents to adapt and improve their homes- see attached leaflet.

It would be wonderful to have all grants fully spent by March 2020 before heading onto our new unitary status.

Della Butcher

Care & Repair Co-ordinator

Tel: 01327 302230

Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 06:46 by Josie Flavell

Tags: News

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