Northamptonshire Police issue warning following fresh spate of courier fraud incidents
Officers at Northamptonshire Police are again encouraging members of the public to make their elderly relatives aware of courier fraud following fresh reports in the county.
Courier fraud involves fraudsters telephoning a potential victim, claiming to be from their bank, the police, or another law enforcement authority,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 01 Jul 2022 23:01 by Dick Stephen
Ahead of the main work construction of HS2 we need to create two bell mouth highway entrances, on the A361 and Byfield Road. The bell mouths will be constructed with a sealed surface entrance which will lead from the highway into the adjacent fields. To undertake these works safely, we will need to install two-way temporary traffic light controls at these locations.
We will additionally need to make... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 26 Jun 2022 20:17 by Dick Stephen
Incident Details: 22000345624
Location: Bugbrooke Road, Kislingbury
Date and Time: 16/06/2022 between 02:00 and 03:25
Between stated times, unknown person(s) with unknown means have pushed their way through a hedge and forced entry into a vehicle and removed tools from within. Various containers locks have been cut and further tools has been removed.
• Did you witness anything?
• Did you see any... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 21 Jun 2022 15:24 by Dick Stephen
There will be a closure of the M40 at junction 11 southbound exit overnight between the hours of 20.00hrs to 05.00hrs.
Works are estimated to take one night to complete but are weather dependant. Due to possible weather influence a one-week period has been allocated to the work between the 02 July to 09 July 2022 (inclusive of weekends).
Full details and a map showing the diversion route is available... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Jun 2022 17:42 by Dick Stephen
Calls for new price cap on heating oil as cost of living rises
"Rural Services Network" has an interesting article about this topic:
Posted: Thu, 02 Jun 2022 11:07 by Dick Stephen
Some of you will have seen that the traditional road sign at the Junction of Main Street, Appletree Lane and Blacksmith's Lane has been restored to its former glory!
This project has been lovingly master minded by Charles Lees and Grahame Barnes-Moss.
I think we will all agree that they have done a splendid job which will last for many years to come.
Thanks also to David Frusher for the oak, Luke Wilson... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 May 2022 14:53 by Dick Stephen
Subject: TTRO(22/23) W127 - Welsh Road, Aston le Walls
Northamptonshire Highways are intending on carrying out some kerbing works on a section of the above road. To undertake the work safely will require that the road is closed for one night and it is expected to take place on the 25th May 2022.
A later notification gave these additional details:
These works will be completed under a 24 hour road closure.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 May 2022 21:28 by Dick Stephen
A reminder from NCALC - Northamptonshire County Association of Local Councils
The latest figures show that the drop in COVID-19 case rates has been slowest in the over 70s.
Sadly we are still seeing deaths from COVID-19 in Northamptonshire and nationally. As our older population were some of the first to get their vaccinations, along with those who are immunocompromised, it's vitally important to make... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 May 2022 21:11 by Dick Stephen
ASTON LE WALLS PARISH COUNCIL
CLERK / RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER (Part Time)
Aston Le Walls Parish Council has a vacancy for a part time Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer. We have a precept of £9,250 with a population of approximately 300 people.
The position is part time, approximately 5 hours per week and involves working from home... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 19:42 by Dick Stephen