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Author: Kate Houlihan

In memory of HM The Queen

In memory of HM The Queen

Our thoughts are with the Royal Family following news that Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, has passed.

We will keep our website updated with details of how you can access books of condolence, both physical and online, as soon as that information is available. We will also post updates on our website on local services and events to mark Her Majesty's passing.

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 07:00 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: News

Newsletter Issue 4

Newsletter Issue 4

Issue 4 of our newsletter is being delivered now and everyone should have a copy in the next week.

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Posted: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 13:41 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Newsletter

Community Speedwatch

Community Speedwatch

Community Speedwatch - Can you volunteer?

The awful accident that took place at the Towcester Road roundabout in June, has reinforced all of our concerns about speeding in the area.

Residents who come along to our bi-monthly forums having been telling us how worried they are about road safety locally. We want to work with residents to tackle this. With your support we are hoping to join the Community... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Jul 2022 13:37 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Speedwatch

The Big Jubilee Lunch at Delapre Abbey

The Big Jubilee Lunch at Delapre Abbey

We had a great time at The Big Jubilee Lunch at Delapre Abbey. In spite of the damp conditions there was a great turnout, and it was fantastic to chat to so many of you. We hope all the children enjoyed our jubilee themed colouring sheets and the sweets seemed to go down very well with the children and adults!

West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) did a great job of putting on the entertainment with performances... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jun 2022 13:35 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Jubilee

Commonwealth War Graves Week 21 -28 May 2022

Commonwealth War Graves Week 21 -28 May 2022

Commonwealth War Graves21-28 May is War Graves week, events are taking place across the country and tours of Kingsthorpe and Towcester Road Cemetery have been arranged by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Full details can be found here https://www.cwgc.org/.../war-graves-week-2022-event-list/The tour of Towcester Road Cemetery takes place on Sunday 22 May at 10.30am. This is a free event, but... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 10:00 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Commonwealth War Graves

Newsletter Issue 3!

Newsletter Issue 3!

Issue 3 of our newsletter is being delivered now and everyone should have a copy in the next week. This issue includes information on how to contact your neighbourhood wardens and details of our next Residents Forum on 5 April. Community Law Service will be joining us at the forum to give information about how to get advice on reducing your energy costs, housing, debt and benefits.

You can read it ... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Mar 2022 15:17 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Newsletter

Residents Forum

Residents Forum

Our Resident's Forum is on Tuesday 1 February 2022 from 7.30-9pm. We have a limited number of shed alarms available which you are able to collect these are FREE for our local residents. Why not drop in and meet your councillors.

Posted: Fri, 21 Jan 2022 13:29 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Residents Forum

Newsletter Issue 2

Newsletter Issue 2

Issue 2 of our newsletter has now been published. You can find all our latest news and a special article on crime prevention inside.

Posted: Sun, 19 Dec 2021 07:30 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Newsletter

Grant Funding Awarded to Save Our Street Trees Northampton

A photo showing councillors from Far Cotton and Delapre Community Council handing over a cheque to representatives from Save Our Street Trees and Delapre Primary School

Today we were happy to present a cheque for £500 to Save Our Street Trees - Northampton. The group was awarded the grant through our small grants scheme.Save Our Street Trees are working with Delapre Primary School and its School Council, to plant a Forest School in the school playing field. This is a brilliant project connecting the children with nature and teaching them a range of skills that... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 15:44 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Grant Funding

Residents Forum 7 December 2021

Residents Forum 7 December 2021

Our Resident's Forum is on Tuesday 7th December from 7.30-9pm. We have a limited number of shed alarms available which you are able to collect these are FREE for our local residents. We are also able to offer security bike marking. Why not drop in and meet your councillors.

Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 14:57 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Residents Forum