Author: Emma Needham
Northamptonshire Libraries are running an adult reading challenge this year, called Fully Booked, which will run for 6 months, from the 10th July. If you are interested in taking part in this, full information, including the companion podcast, can be found at www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/fortheloveofbooks
Posted: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:41 by Emma Needham
Every year Northamptonshire Libraries deliver the Summer Reading Challenge, which challenges children to read 6 books during the summer holidays. It has been proven that children who don't continue reading during the summer have a lower reading age when they return to school in September than that before the summer. You can find out more about the challenge on our webpage: www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/src... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:38 by Emma Needham
Daventry Neighbourhood Policing Team would like to know about any crime or anti-social behaviour that is causing you concern and if there is anything specific you would like them to focus on. They would also like to know how safe you feel when out and about in your neighbourhood and whether you think the police are doing a good job at tackling local crime and disorder. They say:
The survey takes just... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 May 2021 11:50 by Emma Needham
Yelvertoft Wind Farm Community benefit Fund
The Yelvertoft Wind farm Community Benefit Fund has been established on behalf of AES Wind Generation to provide grants to projects which benefit residents in the parishes of Clay Coton, Crick, Lilbourne or Yelvertoft.
The fund will support a range of charitable, environmental and general community projects to benefit residents in the local community around... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 14:54 by Emma Needham
A poll for the election of Councillors for West Northamptonshire, Braunston and Crick Ward, will be held on Thursday 6th May between 7:00am and 10.00pm.
For those with electoral register numbers in the range BV-1 to BV-1845, Crick Village Hall is your Polling Station.
Please see attachment for full details including list of candidates.
Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 12:57 by Emma Needham
Su Davies, Funding Advisor at North Northamptonshire Council (NNC), has kindly sent through a roundup of all the various grant funds that are currently open to bids.
You can find the list in the attachment below. There are dozens of funds, some of which are of direct interest to parish councils, and others that might be of interest to community groups in our area.
The roundup also includes the dates... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 12:57 by Emma Needham
With reference to the waterproofing works being carried out on the M1 north bridge at junction 20, Lutterworth, Highways England have informed as follows: "We recently notified you that this work was booked in for 4 weekends during April and May but, due to the excellent weather over this last weekend, we are pleased to confirm that Highways England have completed all outstanding work for this scheme... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 11:30 by Emma Needham
We have received the attached Notice of Uncontested Election from the Returning Officer for West Northamptonshire Council.
This means that there will not be an election for Parish Councillors for Crick due to an insufficiency of candidates.
It also means that all those who stood for election have been automatically elected and will become Parish Councillors on 10th May 2021. The first meeting will take... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 10:47 by Emma Needham
Crick Parish Council's April Meeting will not go ahead on 19th April as previously advertised, but will be rescheduled to 26th April 2021.
For further information, please email the Clerk firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Parish Office 01788 823040.
Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 09:27 by Emma Needham
See attached from Highways England regarding M1 J20 Weekend roadworks and diversion in April and May.
Posted: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 10:48 by Emma Needham