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

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New year, new job for South Northants job seekers

New year, new job for South Northants job seekers

Job seekers looking for new work in the new year are being invited to join South Northamptonshire Council's (SNC) popular and successful Job Club.

Following a short closure over the festive season, the SNC Job Club has re-opened its doors this week to continue offering free and confidential advice on a wide range of topics to help equip people with the tools and skills to find work.

Councillor Stephen... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 10:18 by Liz

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A5 Overnight Roadworks A43 to Weedon

A5 Overnight Roadworks A43 to Weedon

Update 9 Jan 20

ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS: A5 JACK'S HILL Multi-Disciplinary Project

Update Bulletin 1 – 9.1.2020

As you may be aware, Highways England will be carrying out essential maintenance works to the A5 between Tove roundabout (A43) and Weedon until the end of July 2020.

These works are programmed to commence on Monday 13th January 2020.

The initial works to Phase 1 (from Tove roundabout... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 09:15 by Liz

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SNC Local Development Order Consultation

South Northants Council Logo

South Northamptonshire Council has prepared a draft Local Development Order (LDO). This is intended to help homeowners to extend their homes, by removing the need for planning permission for most extensions. There will be a quicker, alternative process put in place, for SNC to check that plans comply with the terms of the LDO.

SNC are seeking views about whether you support the idea in principle, as... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 12:27 by Liz

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Towcester Town Mayor's Citizens Awards 2019-20

Towcester Town Mayor's Citizens Awards 2019-20

A request from the Mayor...

"I am delighted to introduce the Town Mayor's Citizen Award. Do you know any unsung heroes whose praises you'd like to sing? I would like your help in finding people who have given up their own time to make an outstanding contribution to the life of Towcester and who add significantly to the quality of life of those they help. If you have someone in mind, please complete... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 10:36 by Liz

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National Childbirth Trust Christmas Appeal

Baby & Me – our Christmas Appeal

How can you make a difference?

We believe all new parents should feel confident and supported - wherever they live and whatever their background. Help us fund a new service with big ambitions to achieve a world where no parent feels alone.

The first two years of a child's life are critical - they develop physically and emotionally more rapidly during this time... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:12 by Liz

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URGENT: Foodbank requests donations

URGENT: Foodbank requests donations

Please share this appeal to as many people as possible; this is a service run by the community for the community.

Today we face unprecedented times in the history of the Foodbank, with more people than ever turning to food banks to provide them with emergency food in times of crisis. This is not just happening in Towcester but in the whole of the UK. You may have seen high profile articles in the press... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 10:39 by Liz

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Become a Dementia Friendly Business

Become a Dementia Friendly Business

As part of her work to make Towcester a Dementia Friendly Town, the Town Mayor, Cllr. Lisa Samiotis, invites all local business owners, managers and staff to a Dementia Friends information and awareness session.

Join us for this free interactive session to learn how dementia affects a person and what you can do to make a difference.

Become a Dementia friend and join more than 3 million others taking... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Nov 2019 10:51 by Liz

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Consultation on proposed school admissions arrangements for September 2021

Consultation on proposed school admissions arrangements for September 2021

Northamptonshire County Council's School Admissions Team is coordinating a formal consultation on the admissions arrangements for mainstream schools within the county for the September 2021 intake.

All admission authorities are required to formally consult if they want to make any changes to their schools' admission arrangements for the following school year. They also have to consult on their admission... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 10:13 by Liz

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Revised Bus Timetables X91, 87 & 88

Stagecoach has revised its timetables for the X91 and 87 bus services which pass through Towcester. There are no changes to the 88 service. Click on route number to view timetable.

Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 11:42 by Liz

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Safer Christmas Event 16th Nov 2019

Safer Christmas Event 16th Nov 2019

The Safer Towcester Team invite you to a FREE event in Towcester Town Hall 10am - 3pm on Saturday 16th November 2019.

Meet your local police team and get advice about keeping your home safe and secure.

FREE goody bag and mince pies and refreshments too!

Safer Towcester's aim is to bring neighbours together to create strong, friendly, active communities where crime and anti-social behaviour are less likely... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 09:55 by Liz

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