The Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme (sometimes known as Council Tax support) helps people and households on low income pay their Council Tax bill.
West Northamptonshire Council has recently reviewed the scheme and is proposing two changes for the 2022 to 2023 financial year.
The first proposal would change the rules for working-age people who receive a war widows or war disablement pension. They are... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 09:27 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Bus back better: How can we improve bus services across North and West Northamptonshire?
West Northamptonshire Council and North Northamptonshire Council have both committed to develop a Bus Service Improvement Plan and form an Enhanced Partnership with local bus operators to implement improvements in their bus networks in line with the Governments' National Bus Strategy "Bus Back Better".
To help with... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 09:25 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
This week's Walk-in Vaccination Clinic will be held on
9am to 4:30pm Thursday 23rd September
9am to 4:30pm Friday 24th September
9am to 12:30pm Saturday 25th September
Come along for your first or second doses and booster vaccinations. 2nd dose must be at least 8 weeks after your first, and booster must be 6 months after your second dose. 16 & 17 year olds welcome!
Greens Norton Community Centre, Towcester... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 14:02 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Given the large number of responses received, regarding DHL's proposals on the northern edge of Towcester, and to give those who are unable to attend the drop-in sessions a further opportunity to engage with the developers, they have arranged to hold a webinar on the evening of Tuesday 28th September from 18:00. This will be in addition to the in-person events being hosted this week.
Residents can receive... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 12:05 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Be part of the great South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE) team who are working hard for young people in your community!
We have a variety of projects coming up and we need volunteers to help us! We need people who are passionate about providing local opportunities for young people.
Whether it be helping out with our Youth Club or up-coming skate project, there is plenty to get involved with.
We are... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 09:21 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
This week's walk-in clinic will be open for Astra Zeneca and Pfizer vaccinations. Come along for your first or second doses. 2nd dose must be at least 8 weeks after your first. 16 & 17 year olds welcome!
9am to 5:30pm Thursday 16th September
9am to 5:30pm Friday 17th September
9am to 12:30pm Saturday 18th September
9am to 5:30pm Sunday 19th September
Greens Norton Community Centre, Towcester Road, Greens... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 12:39 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Towcester Town Mayor, Cllr Damian Reynolds, will be opening the BIG FUN DAY, organised by the Renew169 Wellbeing Cafe. Please bring the family along to the Tove Valley Centre, for fun activities and fundraising.
10am to 4pm
Saturday, 25th September
Tove Valley Centre, Northampton Road
Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 10:49 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Covid-19 Pfizer Vaccination ClinicGreens Norton Community Centre9am and 5:30pmFriday & Saturday 10th & 11th SeptemberNo need to book - just walk in.Those requiring second dose AZ vaccinations, please contact the team on 0845 423 8993 to book an appointment.
Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 11:20 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
The Oxford-Cambridge Arc is an initiative to build a better economic, social and environmental future to 2050 and beyond.
Developing a vision for the Spatial Framework – a long-term strategic plan for growth across the area – which will help support planning for the future in order to help create jobs, drive investment, protect and enhance the environment, and provide infrastructure to make... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 10:54 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Update on proposals for a new, state-of-the-art logistics hub at the Land to the North of the Bell Plantation
In April 2021, DHL held a virtual consultation on their initial proposals for the Land to the North of the Bell Plantation on the edge of Towcester. Local residents, stakeholders and businesses were invited to view and provide feedback on the proposals. DHL has been analysing the consultation... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 09:40 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt