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Clerk: Mr Lalitkumar Patel
52 Meadow Lane, Little
Houghton, Northampton NN7 1AH

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Nuisance Biker Youths

Nuisance Biker Youths

There is an increasing problem with youths performing stunts on their bike around the Parish. One local youth has already been spoken to by the police and the police will confiscate bikes.

Northamptonshire Police are carrying out on-going operations to target the problem and will seize bikes from youths where appropriate as well as prosecuting for any offences committed.

With the weather drawing in.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:55 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Police, Traffic

October half term events at Abington Park Museum

October half term events at Abington Park Museum

Abington Park Museum will play host to a range of workshops and events for children and families this October half term.

Starting with a one-man performance of Oscar Wilde's Canterville Ghost, in an adaptation written especially for families, on Saturday, 21 October. Haunted Halloween activities will also be taking place on Saturday 28 and there are less spooky sessions on offer too with autumn leaf crown and bulb planting workshops on Thursday, 26.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:49 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News

Free fireworks display to return to Northampton Racecourse

Free fireworks display to return to Northampton Racecourse

The Borough Council's popular, free fireworks display is returning to the Racecourse on Saturday, 4 November.

The fireworks event will open in the afternoon, with visitors able to enjoy fairground rides and food stalls from 2pm. Heart FM will be onsite from 5pm, to get the entertainment started.

This year, for the first time, people attending the event will experience a fantastic LED glow and fire show at 5.45pm, with.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:49 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News

Honouring lives lost in the Northampton Zeppelin raid

Honouring lives lost in the Northampton Zeppelin raid

On Thursday, 19 October, Northampton will mark the 100th anniversary of the Zeppelin raid of St James.

In 1917, 22 bombs were dropped on Northampton from a German Zeppelin Airship killing a woman and her twin daughters. Eliza, Lily and Gladys Gammons, who are buried at Dallington Cemetery, are believed to be Northampton's only victims of air raids which killed more than 500 people throughout Britain during WWI.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:48 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News

Share your views on options for Council Tax Reduction scheme

Share your views on options for Council Tax Reduction scheme

People in Northampton are being asked to have their say on how proposed changes to the Council Tax Reduction scheme may affect them.

The scheme provides financial support for people on low incomes to help pay their Council Tax bill.

Over the next four weeks, Northampton Borough Council will be asking about how the scheme is currently working as well as seeking views on the proposed changes. People will also have the chance to.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:47 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News

Warning to cat owners

Warning to cat owners

All cat owners please take care as two family pets were killed and mutilated and left in a bin liner in Duston at the weekend. This follows on from two other cats which were mutilated and killed a month ago.

The possibility has been raised that these attacks are linked and maybe related to cat attacks which have happened in Croydon, London.

There is a special report in the Chronicle & Echo

http://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/news/special-report-northampton-could-have-a-cat-serial-killer-on-the-loose-fears-charity-leader-1-8198591.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:19 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News, Parish News, Crime

Pineham Barns School Banner

Pineham Barns School Banner

Unfortunately over the weekend the banner promoting Pineham Barns School has been removed and presumable destroyed. It was attached to the railing by the traffic lights where Banbury Lane meets Upton Valley Way East.

If anyone has any information about this can they please contact either the School directly or the Parish Council

Posted: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:50 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Schools, Crime

Share your views as part of sites consultation

Share your views as part of sites consultation

Members of the public are being asked to contribute their views on a host of sites put forward for potential development as part of the Local Plan Part 2.

The Local Plan is a statutory document that sets out the long-term strategy for how and where development should happen in the town, and how it will be delivered. The Plan will provide detailed planning policies and identify areas for development, as well as areas that should be protected from.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:54 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News

Diwali celebrations to light up the town centre

Diwali celebrations to light up the town centre

This year's family-friendly Diwali celebrations are set to light up the town centre on Saturday, 14 October.

Organised by the Indian Hindu Welfare Organisation and supported by Northampton Borough Council, this year's celebrations will take place on the Market Square and will include food and information stalls, fun activities, entertainment and the annual lantern procession.

Beginning at 10am, this.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:53 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News

Parish Meeting this Wednesday, 4th October

Parish Meeting this Wednesday, 4th October

Our next Parish Meeting is next Wednesday, 4th October at the Parsons Meade Community Room West Hunsbury, NN4 9PS.

Please find the Agenda attached

Posted: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:55 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish Meeting

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