Hunsbury Meadows 3

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

Tags: Parish News

Parking in the Parish

Parking in the Parish

The Northampton Neighbourhood Policing Team have issued the following statement regarding parking around the Parish

"We have received a number of complaints regarding parking standards on the estates. Please be advised that the team will be looking to check and enforce where appropriate in the coming weeks. Vehicles should, where possible, be parked on allocated driveways / spaces. Commercial vehicles... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:00 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Police, Parish News, Traffic

Roadworks on Banbury Lane Bridge - Update

Roadworks on Banbury Lane Bridge - Update

An update to the progress of the work to repair the damage to the bridge on the way to Rothersthorpe which has resulted in the temporary traffic lights.

Unfortunately the work is now scheduled to run until 5th November 2018

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 09:42 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Traffic, Parish News

Consultation on the design of future local government in Northants closes on Sunday

Consultation on the design of future local government in Northants closes on Sunday

Sunday is the last day to have your say on the design of local government in Northamptonshire.

Residents, businesses and other stakeholders in the county are urged to complete the questionnaire at www.futurenorthants.co.uk by 22 July. Paper copies are also available in libraries, council offices and other local venues. Please check your council website for details of venues where you can pick up a copy.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 22 Jul 2018 12:31 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News, Parish News, County Council

New 87 Bus Route Timetable

New 87 Bus Route Timetable

Hunsbury Meadows Parish Council along with Rothersthorpe, Greens Norton, Pattishall and Towcester Town Council have agreed to supply funding for the 87 Bus Route until 31st March 2019 after the County Council removed funding for the service in its budget in April. There is a new timetable which will be effective from 23rd July 2018 and now also includes a couple of peak stops in Pineham Village.

All... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 09:56 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Transport, Bus timetable

Dangers of BBQ's on open land

Dangers of BBQ's on open land

Fire Risk

Just a reminder to everyone that having a BBQ on open ground is dangerous in this very hot and dry weather.

This morning a disposable BBQ was found in the large field past Pineham Lock The BBQ was under the oak tree and there was the potential for a glass fire and destroying the tree.

There was also a lot discarded food left lying around which a health risk to dogs and wild animals.

Can people... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2018 09:36 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Health, Fire Brigade

Wootton Brook Culvert - Towpath Improvements

Wootton Brook Culvert - Towpath Improvements

Monday 18th June to Thursday 21st June

Volunteers from the Inland Waterways Association Northampton Branch in conjunction with the navigation authority, Canal and River Trust, will be carrying out improvements to the canal towpath where it goes over the Wootton Brook Culvert.

The work is also being supported by Network Rail who are bring a group on the Thursday and the IWA's largest sponsor Cummins Power... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jun 2018 14:40 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Canal & River Trust

Temporary Traffic Lights on Banbury lane Bridge

Temporary Traffic Lights on Banbury lane Bridge

The current temporary traffic lights on Banbury lane covering the bridge over the canal and the River Nene are scheduled to last until the end of July 2018

Posted: Thu, 07 Jun 2018 14:06 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Traffic

Bin Collections

Bin Collections

As people may be aware from the 4th June Veolia started it's environmental services contract with Northampton Borough Council.

Waste and recycling collection

From 4 June, Veolia will be working with Northampton Borough Council to make recycling easier: residents will no longer need to separate cans, plastic, paper, cardboard and glass into the individual bins. They can all go in together.

New recycling... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:56 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Environment, Borough News, Parish News

Grass cutting in the Parish

Grass cutting in the Parish

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... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 May 2018 10:39 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Environment

Community Centre and Retail Units at Pineham Village

Community Centre and Retail Units at Pineham Village

At the Parish meeting last night our County Councillor Pinder Chauhan updated the Council on the Community Centre and proposed shops that are being developed in Pineham Village. She forwarded an email containing information on the development and the details are below.

Planning application No. N/2015/0707

Construction of neighbourhood centre comprising:

  1. A single storey building for:

Posted: Thu, 08 Mar 2018 14:27 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Parish News, Community Centre