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Local Elections 6th May - Are you ready to vote?

Local elections for Parish and Town Councils, the new West Northamptonshire Council and The Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner are taking place in West Northamptonshire on 6 May.

Are you ready to vote?

Find out more at electoralcommission.org.uk/voter #GetReadyToVote #YourVoteMatters

Are you interested in becoming a Parish Councillor?
The attachment shows the key dates in the process. Please contact... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 13:10 by Emma Needham

Tags: Elections, News

Countdown to the New Unitary Council

Countdown to the New Unitary Council

With just four weeks to go until West Northamptonshire Council launches, its social media pages are now online at

https://twitter.com/WestNorthants
https://www.facebook.com/WestNorthants
https://www.linkedin.com/company/west-northamptonshire-council/

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 12:27 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Census 2021- It's nearly here.

Census 2021- It's nearly here.

Every ten years the census takes place in England and Wales, providing insight into the people who live across the country and what their lives are like. This year, census day is on Sunday 21 March. You've probably already seen lots of advertisements and information on the TV, in newspapers and social media and you should have received your purple postcard in the post.

Look out for your Information... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 14:15 by Emma Needham

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Nighttime and full weekend closures – M1 Junction 20 at Lutterworth

We have received NOTIFICATION OF WATERPROOFING WORKS – M1 Junction 20 at Lutterworth from Highways England. The work will take place between Friday 16th April 2021 and Mid-May 2021. It will require overnight and full weekend closures. See attached letter for more details.

Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 13:35 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Police useful link

Police useful link

Please see the below link which you may find useful should you need to report matters to Police.

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 13:34 by Emma Needham

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Census 2021

Census 2021

Every ten years the census takes place in England and Wales, providing insight into the people who live across the country and what their lives are like. This year, census day is on Sunday 21 March. You may already have seen advertisements on the TV, in newspapers and social media.

What is the census?

The census is a series of questions that gives a data picture of British society and this year it will... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 16:58 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Potential candidates urged to find out more at elections briefing

Potential candidates urged to find out more at elections briefing

People thinking of standing as a candidate in the West Northamptonshire Council or town and parish elections are encouraged to join in a briefing taking place soon.

On Thursday, 6 May residents across Daventry, Northampton and South Northants will vote to elect councillors to the new unitary authority, which will go live on 1 April this year, replacing their existing district, borough and county councils.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 15:05 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL TO PROVIDE THE COUNTY’S SCHOOLS WITH COVID-19 RESPONSE GRANT FUNDING

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL TO PROVIDE THE COUNTY’S SCHOOLS WITH COVID-19 RESPONSE GRANT FUNDING

Financial support will now be given to Northamptonshire schools from the County Council through COVID-19 grant funding of £24.90 per pupil; total funding allocation of £3m. This funding will be used to cover future costs or those already incurred from infection prevention and control measures on items not already covered by government funding.

Schools across the county have been responding... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 13:11 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Postal voters urged to apply early for new Council’s historic elections

Postal voters urged to apply early for new Council’s historic elections

Residents in Daventry, Northampton and South Northamptonshire are being encouraged to apply early to vote by post for the first-ever elections to the new West Northamptonshire Council this spring.

On Thursday, 6 May voters across the three areas will go to the polls to elect a total of 93 councillors for the new unitary authority, which will be formed on 1 April this year, replacing the existing district,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 17:03 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

PARISH COUNCILLORS WANTED

Ever thought of being a parish councillor? We are holding elections on 6 May 2021.

As a councillor representing your community you will help keep it a great place to live and work. You will be supported in your role and will be expected to undertake training. You should be comfortable working electronically. You should have a positive outlook and a can-do attitude and be willing to work as part of a... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:22 by Emma Needham

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