EVER THOUGHT OF BECOMING A TOWN COUNCILLOR?
We have two vacancies for Towcester Mill Ward for Town Councillors to represent your local community.
You must be over 18 years old; an elector of the local council, or in the past 12 months, occupied land or premises in the area the local council serves; or work in the area as your principle or only place of work; or live within 3 miles of the local council... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 May 2021 12:24 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Join The Rotary Club of Towcester for its third "Gardeners' Question Time" on Thursday, 22nd April 2021 at 7.30pm.However, in accordance with COVID-19 regulations, this event will be held via Zoom. Tickets are priced £5.00 and can be purchased from www.towcester-rotary.org.uk/shop. A receipt will then be emailed containing the Zoom meeting ID and passcode for the event.The panel of experts includes... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 13:51 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
DHL is bringing forward proposals for a new state-of-the-art logistics hub at Bell Plantation on the northern edge of Towcester. The scheme will provide 1 million sq ft of state-of-the-art warehousing, create new jobs, invest in the local community, and support the local economic recovery post-pandemic. They are keen to hear what the local community thinks about the proposals and would encourage you... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 13:02 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Elections for Town Councillors will take place on Thursday 6th May in Brook Ward only.
Please read the attached Statements for Persons Nominated in Mill Ward and Brook Ward.
Advice for voters:
Register to vote
The easiest way to register is to visit the Government website on your computer, tablet or smartphone.
The deadline for registering to vote for the elections in May is Monday 19 April 2021.
The application... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 12:26 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
A Book of Condolence is available online at the Royal Website.
Unfortunately, in order to comply with COVID-19 restrictions in place, and to reduce the risk of transmission, Books of Condolence will not be available in public buildings for people to sign in person
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:37 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Thank you for supporting the Community Larders over the past 12 months.
Food Larder move to paid subscription from 12th April 2021
Now the roadmap has been announced, and the end of lockdown is on the horizon, we are planning for the future of the Community Larder. There is a danger that we are creating a dependency culture and becoming complicit in the normalisation of free food delivery. Free food... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 14:31 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Anglian Water are intending on installing a new water connection on the above road. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 21st April 2021.
The closure and the diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=121698635
If you require more information about the works please contact Tom Jackson on 0800 137631.
Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 14:28 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
Are you passionate about making a difference in young people's lives?
If you are then we have the perfect role for you! South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE) are a new youth charity with funding to promote and coordinate activities and services for local young people across the district. This is an exciting and unique opportunity to be involved in the development of new community-based youth provision... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 13:20 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
There is a fantastic step forward for youth work in South Northants. Two new members of staff have joined local charity South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE).
SNYE will be working hard to ensure that young people have got the support they need and a voice to say how they want their futures to be as we emerge from this pandemic which has had a huge impact on young people's mental health*.
Jodie Chana,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 13:01 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt
South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE) have secured funding from the London Marathon Charitable Trust, via Northamptonshire Community Foundation to deliver a series of Street Play events across South Northants
This project will seek to offer 'Doorstep Opportunities' and bring Communities together to reclaim their Streets for Play, Activity and to improve Community Bonding.
Research shows that playing... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 10:19 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt