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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NCC Seeks Feedback from Covid-19 Volunteers

The Northamptonshire Community Resilience Hub has created an online survey to find out more about volunteering during this pandemic.

It's an opportunity for you to offer feedback and the survey results will be very important in assessing where we are as a county and in planning for the next phase of the Covid-19 response.

The survey contains 11 questions and should only take a few minutes to complete.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 12:14 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Help make cycling & walking safer in Northamptonshire

Help make cycling & walking safer in Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Highways want to hear YOUR ideas for making Northants a better place for cycling, walking & maintaining social distancing.

Use our interactive map to log your suggestions for cycle routes, cycle parking, improved footway space and quieter streets

Click here to make cycling and walking safer in Northamptonshire

As Government Covid-19 lockdown procedures are adjusted, they want to hear... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 14:57 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Covid-19 Test & Trace

The NHS Test and Trace service has launched today.Anyone who tests positive for coronavirus will be contacted within 24 hours by the NHS and asked to share information about their recent interactions.This information can be provided online using a secure website or over the phone with an NHS contact tracer.Recent contacts may be asked to self-isolate at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 14:33 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Free Online Youth Sports Activites

Are you a teenager struggling with motivation? Are you looking for something new to try? Or do you just want to hang out with your mates doing something?

ACTIVE NORTHANTS offers Boxing, Calisthenics, Dance, Fitness and Yoga classes FREE OF CHARGE throughout June, you can sign in and spend time with other teenagers in a socially minded physical activity setting.

To make it even better, the more you participate... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 14:23 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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A5 Overnight Roadworks A43 to Weedon

A5 Overnight Roadworks A43 to Weedon

Update 28th May 2020

Erratum: Please note that there is an error in the date given on Page 2 of this update for the closure of the Main Street, Upper Stowe / Furnace Lane crossroads (Phases 3 and 4). They will in fact be closed each night during week commencing 1st June 2020 and not 8th June 2020 as stated. This is to allow tree removal and drainage works at the junction to be carried out safely. Please... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 09:15 by Liz

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Towcester welcomes new Mayor

Towcester welcomes new Mayor

Towcester Town Council is delighted to announce, that following the Annual Meeting of the Town Council on Monday 18th May 2020, Councillor Richard Dallyn was inaugurated as Towcester Town Mayor for 2020/21 and Councillor Damian Reynolds as Deputy Town Mayor, which was held, in these unique times, as an online event.

Councillor Dallyn who has been a Towcester Town Councillor since 2015, is also one of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 09:58 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

Notice is hereby given that, due to the resignation of Cllr Ashley Baker, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for Towcester Brook Ward of Towcester Town Council.

In accordance with the Local Elections Rules, an election to fill the vacancy shall be held if, within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 2nd June 2020), a request for an election to fill the said vacancy... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 12:51 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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A5 Pedestrian Safety Assessment Report, March 2020

A5 Pedestrian Safety Assessment Report, March 2020

The attached pedestrian safety report was commissioned by Towcester Town Council to look into concerns of pedestrian safety and vehicle speeds travelling along the A5 between Jenkinson Road and the new Furlongs housing estate opposite Towcester Racecourse. The data was collected at the beginning of March and recorded the volume and speed of vehicles as well as pedestrian movements along this section... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 15:13 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Besse's Lane Temporary Closure 1-5 June

Besse's Lane Temporary Closure 1-5 June

Wilby Tree Surgeons are intending on carrying out tree works along a section of Besse's Lane between Burcote Road and Earls Farm Way. To undertake these works safely will require that the road is closed from the 1st June for up to five days.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=117244306

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 09:10 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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Celebrate VE Day 75 from home

Celebrate VE Day 75 from home

Everyone is being invited to participate in VE Day 75 on Friday 8th May 2020 from the safety of their own home. There are a number of ways people can take part in the celebrations:

  • The Royal British Legion has announced a programme of activities including:
    • National moments of Remembrance and thanksgiving, including a Two Minute Silence at 11am
    • A live VE Day 75 livestream at 11.15am
    • A VE Day learning pack... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 May 2020 10:13 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

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