Police have launched a new crackdown on serious and organised crime.
Robustly tackling those people involved in gang and drug related crimes will be Northamptonshire Police's primary focus this summer.
The force's new serious and organised crime strategy gives a clear direction of where the force should prioritise its attention in relation to serious and organised crime (SOC) for the next year.
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Posted: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:44 by James Laband
Following a change in venue, the popular programme of school holiday activities hosted by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) will become more accessible to Towcester families this summer.Between Monday, 23 July and Friday, 31 August 2018 the Summer Hubs will take place at Magdalen College School in Brackley and Towcester Centre for Leisure.Cllr Karen Cooper, SNC's Portfolio Holder for Wellbeing,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2018 18:33 by James Laband
Officers from Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service would like to remind Grand Prix visitors paying to stay in any building providing guest accommodation, the law is there to protect them.
Fire safety legislation states that owners need to provide a safe environment, which includes assessing the risks of fire within their property.
Even if visitors are paying to stay in someone's home, the property... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2018 09:52 by James Laband
To take the opportunity to express your views on Local Government Reform in Northamptonshire just follow the link in the attachment below.
Posted: Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:10 by Cherie Carruthers
The recent half term activity programme proved a hit with scores of South Northamptonshire youngsters, and preparations are now underway for another summer of fun.
South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) runs the activities to keep children busy and happy while they are off school.
There were over 80 attendances at the sessions which ran in Brackley during the recent half-term (beginning 29 May) the team... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:36 by James Laband
Residents are being encouraged to show their support for veterans and serving personnel when South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) raises an Armed Forces Day flag above its offices on Monday, 25 June.
The annual event is part of the build up to Armed Forces Day (Saturday, 30 June 2018), which recognises the work done by the country's armed forces.
SNC members and staff join councils up and down the country... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:34 by James Laband
The village is now the proud owner of the red telephone box on High Street following its recent adoption by the Parish Council.
Any suggestions for its use? Just let the Parish Clerk know and innovations are welcomed.
Posted: Wed, 13 Jun 2018 15:08 by Cherie Carruthers
Silverstone News And Views June 2018
Posted: Mon, 28 May 2018 08:46 by James Laband
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: Fri, 11 May 2018 10:12 by James Laband