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

CALL FOR ENTRIES! Towcester's Got Talent 2021

CALL FOR ENTRIES! Towcester's Got Talent 2021

Can you sing, or dance, perform magic, or read a poem? Has your dog or cat got star potential?

Whatever, it might be, I'm inviting you to prove that 'Towcester's Got Talent'.

It's FREE to enter and open to all residents, young and old, from Towcester and the surrounding villages. All you have to do is to submit a short video, no more than three minutes long.

We will join all the clips together for a ... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 14:32 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: Events, News

Directions for Covid-19 Vaccinations at Brackley

Directions for Covid-19 Vaccinations at Brackley

The current vaccine centre hub for this area is the new Brackley Medical Centre, Wellington Road, Brackley, situated just before you enter Brackley off the A43 roundabout. It is next door to the big new Sainsbury's store. Head for Sainsbury's and you should then see signs for Brackley Medical Centre.

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 11:16 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

Hot Topic: COVID-19 vaccination phishing SMS text message

Hot Topic: COVID-19 vaccination phishing SMS text message

There has been an increasing trend of COVID-19 phishing and SMS text message scams, prompting the National Cyber Security Centre to publish materials to raise awareness.

As it stands, there are five key trends:

- Fake URL links claiming to redirect you to GOV.UK website to claim relief payments.
- Lockdown fines suggesting you have breached government regulations.
- Offers of health supplements that will... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 11:08 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

COVID Vaccination Scam Alert

COVID Vaccination Scam Alert

There have been reports of a new scam where a person receives a text saying they need to book a vaccination appointment and it takes them to a fake NHS form, which then asks for their bank details to prove their identity.

The NHS will never ask for bank details so please do not provide them, as it will be a scam.

Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 12:42 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

January Update on the Towcester Town Council's Venues

January Update on the Towcester Town Council's Venues

Town Hall, The Sawpits Centre and Towcester Youth & Community Centre

I'm sure it will come as no surprise to you that the Town Council's premises will continue to remain closed until at least April 2021.

We thank you for your continuing patience and would like to reassure our regular hirers that your bookings will resume as soon as they are practically able to do so.

Edited 6th Janauary: The NHS has... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 11:48 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

Think NHS 111 First

Think NHS 111 First

NHS England and NHS Improvement has launched the next phase of the latest 'Help Us, Help You' campaign which focuses on the NHS 111 service as a new way to access A&E.

If you have an urgent but not life-threatening medical need, make sure you contact NHS 111 first rather than going straight to A&E. If you do need urgent care, then NHS 111 can now book you in to be seen quickly and safely in... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 11:21 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

Land to the east of Tiffield Road and to the north west of the A43 Towcester

Land to the east of Tiffield Road and to the north west of the A43 Towcester

The above application will be considered by South Northants Council's Planning Committee, which starts at 2.15pm on 7th January 2021, when any representations already made will be taken into consideration.

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, the Planning Committee is not currently meeting in person but will meet 'virtually' to consider and determine the application. Applicants, objectors, parish and town... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 09:49 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

Towcester Town Mayor Announces Virtual Christmas Concert

Towcester Town Mayor Announces Virtual Christmas Concert

A Virtual Christmas Concert in aid of the Mayor's charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, will be broadcast live on the Towcester MidSummer Music Facebook page and YouTube Channel at

7pm on Saturday 19th December 2020

and available to watch forever afterwards!

We have contributions from local musical individuals, community groups and families; all recently recorded or from the archives.

Donations can be made... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 10:34 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

Community groups tackling loneliness to benefit from £4m fund

Community groups tackling loneliness to benefit from £4m fund

Book clubs, walking groups and other community projects will be able to apply for a £4 million fund designed to help reduce loneliness in the coming months.

The Local Connections Fund – made up of £2 million from the Government and £2 million from The National Lottery Community Fund – will be used for hundreds of small grants worth between £300 and £2,500.

These... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 13:58 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

FREE Christmas Meal for People in Need

FREE Christmas Meal for People in Need

SOFEA Community Larder is offering a free Christmas meal to people in need in our towns and villages and is working in partnership with Food4Heroes. Following their successful delivery of meals to NHS staff during lockdown, Food4Heroes have agreed to provide a Christmas meal to people who may not be able to spend time with friends or family this year and may struggle to get themselves a Christmas meal.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Dec 2020 10:42 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Tags: News

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