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
New drop in Zoom sessions starting 23rd September 2020.
Posted: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 12:08 by Liz
Courier fraud is becoming more PREVALENT and SOPHISTICATED.
What You Should Know
Also known as social engineering or vishing, generally, but not exclusively courier fraud is where the fraudster cold calls the victim on their landline (whether in possession of the victim's details or not). The victims are generally elderly/vulnerable.
They make claims designed to encourage the victim to divulge specific... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:43 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
South Northamptonshire Council resolved to adopt the South Northamptonshire Local Plan (Part 2) 2011-2029 at a meeting of Council on 22 July 2020
The South Northamptonshire Local Plan (Part 2) now becomes part of the Development Plan for South Northamptonshire and will be used in decision making and the planning of the area.
The South Northamptonshire Local Plan (Part 2) replaces all of the saved policies... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 13:43 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Towcester Town Hall, The Sawpits Centre and Towcester Youth & Community Centre will remain closed to hirers until at least mid-September.
Whilst we understand some groups are eager to return to their regular activities, many of the groups that use our venues fall into the 'vulnerable' category, so we want to ensure we follow the latest guidelines and can comply with the onerous cleaning regimes,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:43 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
St Lawrence Church Flower Festival
7th – 9th August 2020
An invitation from the Revd Paula Challen...
It is with much regret that due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic that we have made the decision to postpone this year's Flower Festival in Church. However, we have a suggestion of how we might do it differently, please read on…
This traditionally has been a time when we have celebrated... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:33 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Smart motorway programme: Update on M1 Junctions 13-16
M1 widening works will be taking place on the M1 junction 14 slip roads. These works will involve a weekend closure to two of the slip roads at junction 14. Allow extra time for your journey.
J14 Northbound entry slip road 21:00 17 July to 21:00 19 July J14 Southbound entry slip road 21:00 17 July to 21:00 19 July
Highways England, it's partners and... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:49 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Every year Northamptonshire Libraries deliver the Summer Reading Challenge, which challenges children to read 6 books during the summer holidays. It has been proven that children who don't continue reading during the summer have a lower reading age when they return to school in September than that before the summer. You can find out more about the challenge on our webpage: www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/src... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 10:38 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
"We know people will be looking forward to going out after such a long time but please be sensible and help newly reopened businesses out by abiding by the Covid-19 regulations."
This is the message from Chief Superintendent Ash Tuckley, the officer overseeing the policing operation in response to the reopening of the night-time economy.
From Saturday, July 4, bars, restaurants and pubs have all been... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:49 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
How Can the SNC Job Club Support Local Residents?
We offer confidential advice and support on a wide range of topics to help find a way back into work, training, or education.
For anyone currently out of work, looking for a different type of job or even a new career, we can offer:
- 121 guidance from qualified experts
- Help with your CV, Cover Letter, Job Application
- Interview tips & tricks
- Help to identify... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:29 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt