Ahead of the move to the new unitary authority, South Northamptonshire Council set its final budget on Wednesday, 26 February.
The 2020/21 budget will see the SNC proportion of the Council Tax demand for a band D property increased by £5 per annum, a 2.6 per cent rise, or less than 10p per week.
The budget also provides for an increase in capital investment of nearly £2.3m to improve leisure... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 12 Mar 2020 11:36 by Dick Stephen
Police in Northamptonshire are again encouraging members of the public to make their elderly relatives aware of courier fraud following a fresh spate of incidents in the county.
Courier fraud involves fraudsters telephoning a potential victim, claiming to be from their bank, the police or another law enforcement authority, and tricking them into revealing their PIN number, bank card and personal details.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Mar 2020 22:10 by Dick Stephen
Your Chance To Meet the Northamptonshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold and the Chief Constable Nick Adderley
Please see the below dates where Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold and the Chief Constable Nick Adderley are holding public meetings during March to talk about Policing and hear the views of local people.
This is opportunity for Parish Council Representatives and anyone from the community to attend to discuss any concerns regarding policing in the County.
The meetings... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Mar 2020 21:44 by Dick Stephen
A361 works this weekend postponed due to the weather.
Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 10:24 by Mark Hazelton
HOMEOWNERS WARNED TO BEWARE OF BOGUS COLD CALLERS
Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards is advising people affected by the impact of storms Ciara and Dennis to be alert for bogus cold callers offering home repair work.
Trading Standards is warning homeowners that rogue traders could use the damage caused by the storms as a way of persuading people that they need work done on their property.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:37 by Dick Stephen
See all details of A361 & Welsh Road closures in the attached document
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 22:29 by Dick Stephen
Please see information below from Action Fraud UK about the recent Amazon Prime scam that has cost victims over £1M.
Criminals are continuing to target unsuspecting members of the public using Amazon Prime scam calls.
- Between 1 October 2019 and 16 January 2020, the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) identified 571 reports of Amazon Prime-related Computer Software Service Fraud.
- The scam has... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 15 Feb 2020 10:45 by Dick Stephen
We would like to invite you to a presentation about our roadworks in your area.
High Speed Two (HS2) is the new high speed railway for Britain.
About this event (Reference number: FUS_AWN_0002)
We will share information with you about our roadworks / road-closures in the Chipping Warden area.
There will be staff on hand to answer your questions and talk to you about our works. The presentation will take... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 20:57 by Dick Stephen
Welcome to the January edition of the newsletter of the Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner
More pumps, more people and better response times for Fire and Rescue Service
Improvements to Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service mean that more fire appliances are available to respond to incidents and they are responding more quickly.
New system for compliments and complaints
about... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 21:07 by Dick Stephen
Police in Brackley will be holding a community event on Saturday, January 25, where they hope to reunite a number of stolen tools with their owners.
Local officers, crime prevention specialists and detectives will also be on hand to provide crime prevention advice and information.
Visitors will also have the chance to get tools security marked to help protect against theft and ensure owners can be easily... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 20:34 by Dick Stephen