Towcester Town Council

Serving the people of Towcester, Wood Burcote & Caldecote

Towcester Town Hall

Town Clerk: Miss Elizabeth Cox
The Town Hall, 86 Watling
Street, Towcester
Northamptonshire NN12 6BS

Tel: 01327 350995

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NOTICE OF TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE: A43 Southbound M1 Junction 15a (Tiffield) to A43/A5 Tove Roundabout

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE: A43 Southbound M1 Junction 15a (Tiffield) to A43/A5 Tove Roundabout

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.

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... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 11:04 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Keep Warm this Winter

Keep Warm this Winter

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 10:03 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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POPPY APPEAL & QUIZ NIGHT

POPPY APPEAL & QUIZ NIGHT

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... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Nov 2022 09:53 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Northamptonshire Emergency Response Corps

Northamptonshire Emergency Response Corps

Do you feel you could help out in an emergency?

Support Northamptonshire by becoming a NERC Reservist.

A NERC Reservist is someone who is ready to leap into action to support the community around them in an emergency, by:

1. Door-to-door leafleting
2. Distributing food and supplies
3. Checking on vulnerable neighbours
4. Relaying key information to authorities

NERC Reservists require no specialist skills... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Oct 2022 12:02 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Towcester & District Art Society - Christmas Exhibition 2022

Towcester & District Art Society - Christmas Exhibition 2022

Over 150 original works of art and greetings cards in all media for sale. Free Admission. Towcester Town Hall.

Saturday 26 November 10am - 4.30pm

Sunday 27 November 10am - 4.30pm

Posted: Mon, 17 Oct 2022 11:11 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Citizens of the Year Award 2022/23

Citizens of the Year Award 2022/23

Do you know any unsung heroes whose praises you'd like to sing?

The Town Mayor would like your help in finding people who have given up their own time to make an outstanding contribution to the life of Towcester and who add significantly to the quality of life of those they help. They may deserve recognition for their supreme effort, strength, bravery, or achievement.

For example, perhaps they've made... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Oct 2022 15:28 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Charities receive money raised by Towcester Midsummer Music Festival

Charities receive money raised by Towcester Midsummer Music Festival

On Monday 10th October 2022, the Towcester Town Mayor, Cllr Martin Johns, along with David Reed (of the Rotary Club of Towcester) and Peter Stratton (of the Towcester & District Lions Club), were delighted to present cheques to the Mayor's nominated charities from the money raised at this year's 20th Midsummer Music Festival.

The recipients were Cynthia Spencer Hospice, Towcester Girl Guides, 1st... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Oct 2022 15:41 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Town Council Backs A5 Improvements

Town Council Backs A5 Improvements

Towcester Town Council has voted overwhelmingly to support Option A of National Highways proposals for deterring heavy traffic from the town centre and making the town more pedestrian-friendly.

After many years of local people calling for an end to heavy traffic that blights Towcester's historic town centre, the Town Council believes there's now the real prospect for action and change.

The Town Mayor,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Sep 2022 13:46 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Have your say on new council ward boundaries

Have your say on new council ward boundaries

Communication from the Local Government Boundary Commission:

We are asking local people and organisations for their help to draw up new ward boundaries across West Northamptonshire.

The Commission has also announced that it is minded to recommend that the council should have 77 councillors in the future.

We are about to draw up a new pattern of wards to accommodate 77 councillors. We need your help to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Sep 2022 10:27 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Her Majesty The Queen

Her Majesty The Queen

Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II
21st April 1926 – 8th September 2022

Towcester Town Council joins with the people of the world in sending condolences to His Majesty The King and the Royal Family on the passing of Her Majesty The Queen.

Local arrangements:

Book of Condolence
Messages to be passed on to members of the Royal Family and to be held in the Royal Archives for posterity can be submitted... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 11:20 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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