Silverstone News and Views April 2018
Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 08:23 by James Laband
Sulgrave Manor is just 4 miles from Moreton Pinkney and are looking for enthusiastic people to join their team of friendly volunteers. Sulgrave is steeped in history and are on the hunt for House Volunteers, Garden Volunteers and Learning Engagement Volunteers.
House Volunteers bring that heritage to life for the visitors during opening season (Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, 1st April- 30th September).... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 07 Mar 2018 18:40 by John Rudland
Raising funds for village projects.
Thursday 8th March.
10am until 2pm at the Methodist Chapel
Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:38 by James Laband
Friday 9th March
12.30 until 2.30pm
Chips Chaps and Chats at Silverstone Chapel
Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:34 by James Laband
The public consultation around the future of the Library Service has included the deletion of the Mobile Library Service and the service has been running as normal pending the final Council decision.
However, due to the age and the condition of the vehicle, there is a risk of incurring expensive repair work each time it goes out and the recent spending controls imposed by the Director of Finance under... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:24 by James Laband
Northampton Male Voice Choir (NMVC) recently challenged the men of Northamptonshire to help them raise money for PROSTATE CANCER UK and the response has been fantastic!
After two open evenings at the Northampton Saints Rugby Ground and other recruitment activities over 70 men have now signed up to learn to sing two songs over an 8-week period with expert training from NMVC's charismatic Musical Director,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:05 by James Laband
Residents are being asked to give their feedback on South Northamptonshire Council's (SNC) leisure provisions across the district.
In order to shape what leisure looks like in the future, SNC are asking residents to fill out a short survey giving their feedback on how active they are as well as what they think of the leisure offering.
The results from this consultation will help to shape the branding... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:03 by James Laband
The vulnerable, disabled and elderly are being offered free home repairs following a partnership between South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) and Care & Repair (Northamptonshire) Ltd.The scheme, entitled 'Home Safe', will offer support with a range of small home improvements such as small repairs, home security and energy efficiency measures, gas safety checks, fitting smoke and carbon monoxide... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:01 by James Laband
A funding fair for voluntary and community groups is being held at Towcester racecourse on 18th May 2018
Posted: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 08:22 by James Laband
Activities lined up for happy holidays
Parents are planning ahead for half-term as bookings are taken for the first holiday activity sessions of 2018.
To help children make the most of their week off school, South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) has readied a programme of sports, arts and crafts. As well as focusing on skills and fitness, the activities promote team spirit, confidence and creativity.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 11:20 by James Laband