People will be aware that the grass verges and the grass in the playgrounds have got very long and overgrown. The Parish Council is aware of this, but the grass cutting is carried out by the Borough Council who state that:
"Mowing takes place once the grass starts growing usually during the spring and summer. The areas throughout the town are worked on a rotational basis. There is no set quantity of cuts to the grass; however, we aim.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 May 2018 10:39 by Parish Administrator
Plans are well under way for the launch of the new environmental services contract, which leading company Veolia takes over on Monday, 4 June.
During the initial few months of the new contract, residents are reassured that their collections won't change, as Veolia will continue the same rounds as currently received.
A change in the recycling collection service however, will be implemented as Veolia introduces a.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 May 2018 16:04 by Parish Administrator
At the June meeting of the Parish Council on the 6th June we will have a representative from the Community Relations Team, Costain to discuss the work on the M1 to convert it to a Smart Motorway which starts May 2018 to March 2022
Please come along and ask questions or if you can't make it send us your questions
Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:02 by Parish Administrator
Frequent park goers are being invited to get involved in a week of action at Northampton Racecourse, starting on Monday, 30 April.
The week of activities, which is being organised by the Northampton Community Safety Partnership, includes painting, litter picks, health walks, a knife amnesty and free bike security marking.
A family fun day at the Pavillion Café, will help to close the activities on Saturday.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:08 by Parish Administrator
Dance enthusiasts from across Northampton are being invited to come together at the Guildhall on Saturday, 26 May for a special afternoon Tea Dance.
Organised each year by Northampton Borough Council's Pensioner's Forum, the Tea Dance will take place in the Great Hall between 2pm and 4pm, in aid of the Mayor of Northampton's charity.
The Mayor and Mayoress, Cllr Tony Ansell and Jayne Crofts, will be in.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:07 by Parish Administrator
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding
Criminal damage to the St Crispin's Community Centre at St Crispin Drive, Upton, Northampton.
This happened on Thursday 19th April 2018 from 7pm - Thursday 19th April 2018 to 8.08pm
Did you witness anything?
Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?
Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?
Call 101 Ref: 18000177163.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:17 by Parish Administrator
Our County Councillor Pinder Chauhan Birdi is holding a joint surgery with Cllr Matt Golby and the Borough Councillors Bryan Sargeant and Alan Bottwood for residents in the Sixfields division on Saturday 21st April, from 4pm to 5.30pm at the Eldgar Centre alongside some police representatives.
There will also be a work shop on how residents that live on new estates that have a management company can become Resident.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:34 by Parish Administrator
An unusual, 90 minute one-man show will come to Abington Park Museum next weekend as part of a wider programme of events at Abington Park.
Into the Breach, written and performed by seasoned actor Mark Carey, will be staged at the museum on Saturday, 14 April at 7.30pm, with Carey playing all 17 parts.
The play follows the character George Crocker, who joins his village Drama Club during the Second World War, and has.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:30 by Parish Administrator
The Spring edition of the Parish Newsletter is available on the Parish website.
Please remember the Litter Pick is THIS SATURDAY
Posted: Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:16 by Parish Administrator
The Parish Council are arranging a litter pick on Sat 14th April. Gloves, pickers, bags etc are all provided.
Meeting at the Banbury Lane Playground at 10:30am
Please come along and help make our community a cleaner, better place
Posted: Wed, 28 Mar 2018 10:20 by Parish Administrator