Aston le Walls Parish Council

Serving the people of Aston le Walls

Clerk: Mrs. Gillian Taylor
Timbercroft, Welsh Road
Aston le Walls, Daventry
Northamptonshire NN11 6UD

Tel: 01295 660363

Latest News

Phantom Debt Fraud Alert - January 2018

Phantom Debt Fraud Alert - January 2018

Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the number of calls to members of the public by fraudsters requesting payments for a "phantom" debt.

The fraud involves being cold-called by someone purporting to be a debt collector, bailiff or other type of enforcement agent. The fraudster may claim to be working under instruction of a court, business or other body and suggest they are recovering... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 17:02 by Dick Stephen

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Take Five To Stop Fraud Week

Take Five To Stop Fraud Week

Neighbourhood Watch is proud to be supporting Take Five To Stop Fraud Week.

Take Five To Stop Fraud Week is part of the national campaign from Financial Fraud Action UK and the Government, backed by the banking industry coming together to tackle fraud.

The advice being issued this week is really simple but it can stop you becoming a victim of fraud.

  1. A genuine bank or organisation will never contact you... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 16:52 by Dick Stephen

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Guidance on Smart Meters for Gas / Electricity

Guidance on Smart Meters for Gas / Electricity

The UK Government is rolling out smart meters into every household across Great Britain, and this is to be completed by 2020.

This is where we come in. Our company, Selectra, is responsible for disseminating information to town and city councils, not just in the UK, but in France, Spain and other countries across the EU.

As stated above, the Government's goal is to have 100% of homes fitted with smart... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Jan 2018 15:39 by Dick Stephen

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Trading Standards Warning of Bogus Callers in the wake of weather conditions

Trading Standards Warning of Bogus Callers in the wake of weather conditions

In the likelihood of damage caused by recent high winds and bad weather, Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards is issuing a warning for people to beware of bogus cold callers.

Trading Standards has advised that rogue traders could use the unusually stormy weather as a way of persuading people that they need work done on their property or garden – such as repairing loose roof tiles... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 21:32 by Dick Stephen

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Northamptonshire Police Update - January 2018

Northamptonshire Police Update - January 2018

Police relaunch free message alert system to help keep communities safe – sign up today!

Northamptonshire Police has relaunched a free message alert system, to help people living and working in Northamptonshire be much better informed about crime and police activity in their local area, and help keep their communities safe.

The messaging service, called Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert (formerly... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:41 by Dick Stephen

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A Christmas decoration?

A Christmas decoration?

An unwanted Christmas decoration found hanging from a bush near the Chipping Warden Airfield.

Please take your poo bags home and put them in your black bin.

Posted: Thu, 11 Jan 2018 17:43 by Dick Stephen

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Welsh Rd / Banbury Rd closed 13th-14th February 2018

Welsh Rd / Banbury Rd closed 13th-14th February 2018

Northamptonshire Highways have requested to close Banbury Road and Welsh Road on 13-14th February 2018 to enable the safe repair of cat 2 potholes.

Please see attached a screenshot from roadworks.org that shows the extent and diversion route.

Should you need any further detail, please contact Oliver Sibley on 01604 883400.

Posted: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 21:37 by Dick Stephen

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Council thanks residents for top-10 recycling rate

Council thanks residents for top-10 recycling rate

Residents in South Northamptonshire are being congratulated after the district was ranked eighth in the country for recycling.

During 2016/17 residents sent 61.4 per cent of their waste for recycling, an increase of 2.4 per cent on the previous year.

The recycling rate also put the district 10 percentage points ahead of any other authority in Northamptonshire.

Cllr Dermot Bambridge, South Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:28 by Dick Stephen

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Important notice to householders regarding Christmas bin collections

Important notice to householders regarding Christmas bin collections

Householders in South Northamptonshire should make sure they put their bins out on time in the build-up to Christmas as the Boxing Day collections will be moved to the following Saturday.

Any household which is due to have a collection on Tuesday, 26 December should put their bins out on Saturday, 30 December instead.

Householders living in The Shires, Towcester have also been informed that their collections... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 21:06 by Dick Stephen

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Welsh Road closed 29th-30th November 2017

Welsh Road closed 29th-30th November 2017

CHANGE OF DATES

Welsh Road will be closed 29th & 30th November 2017. This is to enable repairs to the bridge structure due to road traffic collision.

Please find below a screenshot from roadworks.org that shows the extent and the diversion. Be careful to select the correct date from the selection available towards the top right of the screen.

If you need any further detail, please contact Alfie Pulley... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:08 by Dick Stephen

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