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Northamptonshire’s Police, Crime and Fire Commissioner is recruiting young people to be part of the Northamptonshire 2020/21 OPFCC Youth Commission.

Northamptonshire’s Police, Crime and Fire Commissioner is recruiting young people to be part of the Northamptonshire 2020/21 OPFCC Youth Commission.

The OPFCC Youth Commission has been set up by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to ensure that the views of young people are heard, and help change services for the better.

We are now looking to recruit around 20 young people from across Northamptonshire to form the 2020/21 Youth Commission. We are eager to encourage young people to apply whose voices might struggle sometimes to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 17:12 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Have your say on cycling and walking in Northamptonshire

As Government Covid-19 lockdown procedures are adjusted, Northamptonshire Highways wants to hear your ideas for making the streets in Northamptonshire better for walking and cycling.

Whether you are concerned about the ability to maintain social distance, want a new cycle route, or have ideas for creating quieter residential streets or around schools, Northamptonshire Highways wants to hear from you.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 17:06 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Small businesses urged to apply for coronavirus support funding

Small businesses in Daventry District are encouraged to apply for grants of up to £10,000 in the latest round of Government funding aimed at easing the impact of Covid-19.

Daventry District Council (DDC) is inviting small businesses that were not eligible for the Government's other coronavirus support schemes to make applications to the new Discretionary Grant Fund.

The funding is aimed at businesses... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 10:43 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

FREE Boxing, Calisthenics, Dance, Fitness and Yoga classes for teenagers

Are you a teenager struggling with motivation? Are you looking for something new to try? Or do you just want to hang out with your mates doing something.

ACTIVE NORTHANTS offers Boxing, Calisthenics, Dance, Fitness and Yoga classes FREE OF CHARGE throughout June, you can sign in and spend time with other teenagers in a socially minded physical activity setting.

To make it even better, the more you participate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 16:14 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Three Children First Northamptonshire consultations

Northamptonshire County Council, Children First Northamptonshire has just launched consultations on the following services:

  • Residential Short Breaks for Carers of Disabled Children
  • Services to support young people that are not or are at risk of not being in education, training or employment (NEET)
  • Targeted Safeguarding Intervention Services

There is an opportunity to provide feedback through the Councils... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 16:29 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Solar Farm Yelvertoft Road - Let us know your views

Solar Farm Yelvertoft Road - Let us know your views

SOLAR FARM - YELVERTOFT RD

DDC Planning Application DA/2020/0200

This application is for a Solar Farm off Yelvertoft Road generating 49.9MW of energy enough to power approx. 14,000 homes.

Please let us know your views online by taking part in our Survey.

Remember: Crick Parish Council can only raise objections on planning grounds.

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 10:49 by Emma Needham

Tags: News, Planning

NACRE Oil Buying Scheme

For those who are reliant on oil for their domestic heating needs, it's worth remembering that prices tend to be lower in the summer months when demand is low. So now is a great time to stock up for winter.

Northamptonshire ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England) is a countywide, independent charitable organisation working with rural communities in Northamptonshire to improve their quality of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 09:09 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Community Activities, NACRE, News

Sewing bees from Long Buckby Angels/Good Neighbour Scheme are doing a shout out for machinists to make scrubs for Scrubs Up For Northants NHS!

Sewing bees from Long Buckby Angels/Good Neighbour Scheme are doing a shout out for machinists to make scrubs for Scrubs Up For Northants NHS!

Scrubs Up For Northants NHS are looking for experienced machinists, anyone with fabric that can be donated, fabric supplier contacts, and monetary donations to their Just Giving page to help them purchase materials to make scrubs for hospitals, GP surgeries and medical centres across Northamptonshire. They have been featured in the media on Radio Northampton, Radio 2 and several local newspapers.

For... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 15:58 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

New Canal Footbridge Open

New Canal Footbridge Open

All who live in and visit Crick will be delighted and relieved that they are at last able to cross the canal safely at Crick Wharf. Many villagers have campaigned for a bridge over the years, and it is to their great credit that they have at last succeeded. We are particularly grateful for the support we have received from our MP Chris Heaton-Harris and Councillor Malcolm Longley of Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 11:18 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Highways, News, Safety

M1 J18 TO J20 Notification of Overnight Closures

Highways England will be carrying out essential carriageway and bridge maintenance work to the M1 from junction 18 to junction 20. Work is due to start 1st June 2020 and scheduled for completion by end of July 2020.

To keep the programme as short as possible and minimise disruption, work will take place between 10pm and 6am Monday to Thursday; 10pm and 8am Friday and Saturday; 10pm and 6am on Sunday.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 16:09 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

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