Towcester Town Council

Serving the people of Towcester

Towcester Town Hall

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

Tel: 01327 350995

Latest News

Creep Safe this Halloween

Carved Halloween Pumpkin

Northamptonshire Fire Service have launched their 'Creep Safe' campaign, encouraging people across Northamptonshire to enjoy celebrations safely this Halloween.

Covid-19 restrictions mean that this year Northamptonshire Police is discouraging trick or treating activities, a decision Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) is supporting as an emergency service partner.

However, this doesn't mean... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:59 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Towcester Poppy Appeal 2020 Seeks Volunteers

Royal British Legion logo

The Towcester Branch of the Royal British Legion has secured permission from Waitrose to take collections and sell poppies for this year's appeal outside the store.

Branch representative, David Reed, said "This is really good news, especially for those who don't necessarily have regular access to the internet to make donations and purchase this year's poppies.

I am looking to run sessions on Saturday... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 15:20 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Ways to support this year's Poppy Appeal

Ways to support this year's Poppy Appeal

Like so many things this year, the Poppy Appeal has had to adapt to the threat of Covid-19. We are calling on the public to support the Poppy Appeal like never before, because every poppy counts.

Print an information poster

BUY A POPPY

The Towcester branch of the Royal British Legion will be selling poppies outside Waitrose on the weekends of
Sat 24th & Sun 25th Oct, Fri 30th, Sat 31st Oct &... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 14:33 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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A43 Southbound Overnight Road Closures 12th Oct to 10th Nov

A43 Southbound Overnight Road Closures 12th Oct to 10th Nov

North Midland Construction Abthorpe Scheme from 12th October to 10th November 2020 & Tarmac Update

The A43 southbound carriageway will continue to be closed each evening from 8pm to 6am from Abthorpe Roundabout. A diversion will be in place for southbound traffic. This will be until Friday 16th October 2020.

From Monday 19th October 2020 the closure will move south and be closed at the A413. This... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 15:05 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Daytime opening for Towcester Mill Brewery

Coffee & Cake in Towcester Mill Brewery

Changes are afoot at Towcester Mill Brewery as it moves into the autumn with daytime opening, more indoor seating to provide safe distancing and a Click & Collect bottle shop.

The Mill will now be opening five days a week from 10am Wednesday-Saturday and from 11am on Sunday. Teas, coffees and hot chocolates are now on the menu, as well as pre-wrapped cakes and biscuits - perfect for all those walkers... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 13:09 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Art Society Autumn Exibition Goes Online

Art Society Exhibition Flyer

Towcester & District Art Society
ONLINE
ART EXHIBITION 2020
Visit www.towcesterart.com
1st - 30th November 2020

Over 200 original works of art in all media for sale. Purchases can be made by credit or debit card and collected from Potterspury, Towcester on Saturday 5th December.
Please support local artists

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 09:00 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Three Peaks Three Choirs

Three Peaks Three Choirs

Three Peaks, Three Choirs,

One Voice, One Mind!

150 singers are participating in climbing the 3 Peaks - Ben Nevis, Scafell and Snowdon... some physically and some virtually (à la Captain Tom) singing at the summits to raise their voices and money for "Mind" and other choir charities.

Helen Swift (MD) and Jonathan French (pianist) are leading the challenge climbing Ben Nevis (4,413 feet) and Scafell... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 14:48 by Liz

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Towcester Mayor Rewards Green-fingered Residents

Towcester Mayor Rewards Green-fingered Residents

Mayor of Towcester, Councillor Richard Dallyn, was delighted to present certificates and garden vouchers to the 2020 Best Kept Garden competition.

Several gardens across the town vied to catch the eye of the Mayor and the standards were extremely high, but it was Mr Terry Phillips of Cedar Close who bagged the top prize, having come third in last year's competition. Terry clearly loves gardening and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:35 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Towcester Town Council Venues Remain Closed

Towcester Town Hall, The Sawpits Centre and Towcester Youth & Community Centre will remain closed to hirers until at least November 2020.

Regretfully, the council voted on Monday 14th September to keep premises closed for the time being. The situation will be reviewed monthly going forward as the situation constantly evolves. Below is a longer explanation.

As you can imagine, there were lengthy discussions... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 14:32 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Re-sufacing of Towbury Lane 21-25 Sept

Photo of red Road Closed Sign & traffic cone

Advance notice of the temporary closure of Towbury Lane off Richmond Road for resurfacing works to be carried out between 21st and 25th September. Dates may be subject to change due to weather conditions. There will be no access to the Sawpits Centre car park or Towbury Court during this time.

Map view: https://goo.gl/maps/zfH5SADyra2QEFtk7

Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 10:14 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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