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NOTICE OF TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE: A43 Southbound M1 Junction 15a (Tiffield) to A43/A5 Tove Roundabout
Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 11:04 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Notice from National Highways:
Work is due to start Monday 7 November 2022 and scheduled for completion by 17 December 2022. Please note that all our planned roadworks may be subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstance. More »
To keep our programme for these works as short as possible and to minimise disruption to the local community, residents, businesses and road users, we will work under full southbound carriageway closures between 8pm and 6am, Monday to Friday.
During these road closures fully signed diversion routes will be in place, which have been agreed with the Local Authority. We will make sure that access to businesses and residences is maintained wherever possible.
Diversion(s) Motorway Traffic: Traffic will be diverted to take the A43 Northbound M1 J15A entry slip, travel Northbound to M1 J15 where traffic is to exit and take the 1st exit onto the A45 and continue on the A45 to its junction with the A5, where traffic takes the 1st left and heads South to A5 Towcester Roundabout.
Non-Motorway Traffic: Traffic to take the A51213 Northbound, continue onto the A5076 and then take the 1st left onto the A4500 towards M1 J15, where traffic takes the A45 to its junction with the A5, where traffic takes the 1st left and heads South to A5 Towcester Roundabout.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will do our very best to complete the work as quickly as possible, keeping disturbances and noise to a minimum. » Less
Posted: Tue, 01 Nov 2022 10:03 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
As part of the Warm Spaces initiative TVBF are opening the Tove Valley Centre on the Northampton Road from this Friday, between 1pm and 3pm.
It's expected the library in the Forum, will soon also form part of the Warm Spaces plan, to provide places where people can socialise, in a warm safe place, whilst saving on their heating bills.
Posted: Tue, 01 Nov 2022 09:53 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
WHERE TO BUY POPPIES
Poppy selling volunteers will be at Waitrose on Friday 4th Nov/ Saturday 5th Nov/Sunday 6th Nov/Friday 11th Nov and Saturday 12th Nov during opening hours, selling all manner of Poppy Appeal merchandise.
Volunteers will also be at Tesco on the Saturdays and Sunday as above and outside the Towcester Post Office on both Friday and Saturday mornings.
However, if you can't wait until the weekend then virtually all of the shops, pubs and other commercial outlets in Towcester and Silverstone have quantities of poppies and most of them also have the small metal lapel badges, plastic reflective poppies for clipping onto handbags or zips or dog collars, friendship adjustable bracelets and wristbands. More »
POPPY APPEAL QUIZ
Give your brain cells a workout while supporting the appeal. Join the Poppy Quiz on Friday 11th November at the Sports & Social Club on Swinneyford Road (opposite the Towcester Medical Centre) from 7pm for an 8pm start.
Cost is £3 per person, 50% going to Poppy Appeal and 50% going to cash prizes. Teams of up to 6 invited.
Please contact David Reed on firstname.lastname@example.org to register or pay on the door. » Less
The Town Council offices at the Town Hall will be closed on the following dates:
Friday 2nd December
Friday 16th December
Friday 23rd December to Monday 2nd January 2023
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