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

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A422 Bridge over Farthinghoe Stream closed now until at least end of 2018

A422 Bridge over Farthinghoe Stream closed now until at least end of 2018

From the NCC Website:

"The bridge over the Farthinghoe Stream, just to the west of the village of Farthinghoe, has been inspected as part of our routine programme and is considered unsafe for all motorised vehicles.

The A422 will be closed from the recycling centre junction to New Road junction just outside Farthinghoe, in both directions, with immediate effect. Due to recent rapid and significant deterioration,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 17:02 by Mark Hazelton

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School’s Out For Summer

School’s Out For Summer

Letter from:

Sam Dobbs BA FRSA PGCE, Daventry District Command, Daventry Police Station

Dear Parent/Carer

I ended a letter sent out a year ago to parents and carers by reflecting on Alice Cooper's 1972 pop hit as our young people leave school for the long summer break and some of them leave school altogether. I'll bring my song repertoire forward by eight years to Abba's 'I can still recall our last summer'... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 16:32 by Dick Stephen

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Rural Communities Encouraged To Use Online Crime Reporting Facility

Rural Communities Encouraged To Use Online Crime Reporting Facility

Rural residents and workers are being encouraged to use an online reporting form to alert police to any suspicious or criminal activity in their area.

Northamptonshire Police's rural crime team, whose remit includes wildlife and heritage crime, wants to hear from people about anything which strikes them as out of the ordinary.

PC Abbey Anstead said: "We always want to hear about incidents, and our online... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 14:19 by Dick Stephen

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Citizen information leads to fines for fly-tipping and dog fouling

Citizen information leads to fines for fly-tipping and dog fouling

A man who dumped unwanted clothes and a dog walker who failed to clear up after their animal were ordered to pay a combined total of £200 after Fixed Penalty Notices (FPN) were issued by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) last month.

In March, a woman walking a dog in King's Sutton was recorded on private CCTV allowing the animal to defecate on a public footpath and was then seen to walk away... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jun 2018 11:00 by Dick Stephen

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Joint statement from Cherwell District Council and South Northamptonshire Council

Joint statement from Cherwell District Council and South Northamptonshire Council

The Local Government Review in Northamptonshire has required the Leader and the administration of Cherwell District Council (CDC) to reflect upon its future and consider what is best for its residents.

As a result, they are minded to formally end their successful partnership with South Northamptonshire Council (SNC), and are looking at future options that will best suit the interests of its residents.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 May 2018 11:58 by Dick Stephen

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New HS2 area of website

New HS2 area of website

Documents that HS2 share with the Parish Council for use by the whole village can now be found on this dedicated page of our website.

The page will be updated as a diary as more information is made available to us.

Posted: Tue, 29 May 2018 12:00 by Dick Stephen

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GDPR for Aston le Walls

GDPR for Aston le Walls

On 25 May 2018 a sweeping new European regulation took effect - the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Read about how Aston le Walls Parish Council has dealt with this new set of rules here.

Posted: Fri, 25 May 2018 12:48 by Dick Stephen

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A Rare Opportunity – High Speed 2 Stops at Aston le Walls

A Rare Opportunity – High Speed 2 Stops at Aston le Walls

Representatives from HS2 and their contractors will be coming to Aston le Walls Village Hall on Wednesday 23rd May from 6.00pm.

Representatives will be present from:

  • HS2
  • Fusion, who have been awarded the HS2 contract for preparatory groundworks
  • Eiffage Kier, who are constructing the line

From 6.00pm until 7.30pm there will be the opportunities to see information boards and discuss one to one with representatives.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 May 2018 08:22 by Dick Stephen

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Enjoy the spoils of recycling

Enjoy the spoils of recycling

Gardeners can reap the rewards of recycling at two events being hosted by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) this May.

The council is holding free compost giveaways to promote its garden waste recycling service. People will be able to take home a share of compost made from their own green bin contents, while stocks last.

Cllr Dermot Bambridge, SNC's portfolio holder for environmental services, said:... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 20:57 by Dick Stephen

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Bank holiday bins and opening times

Bank holiday bins and opening times

Bin collections in South Northamptonshire will not be disrupted by the early May bank holiday, the council can confirm.

However, residents are reminded that South Northamptonshire Council's offices will be closed for the day. The council offices at The Forum will be closed on Monday, 7 May and will reopen as normal on Tuesday, 8 May at 9am.

Residents are reminded to leave their bins out by 7am on their... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 17:54 by Dick Stephen

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