Author: James Laband

South Northamptonshire Council Press release

Draft leisure strategy shifts focus from numbers to wellbeing outcomes

With data showing 20 per cent of children in the district start primary school overweight or obese, South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) is seeking residents' views on its draft Sport and Leisure Strategy.The update to the current strategy follows a shift in the national focus away from growing the number of people exercising, and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:48 by James Laband

Tags: News, Community Advice

Road closure West End

West End will be closed on 27th August – 9th September to allow for investigation into the drainage and subsequent repairs.

Please see below a plan that shows the extent and diversion route.

Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:15 by James Laband

Tags: News, Community Advice

Forestry England volunteering

Forestry England volunteering

Salcey Forest and Silverstone Woodlands

Why we want you

Salcey Forest and the surrounding South Northants woodlands are huge and everything keeps growing! This is good but sometimes nature can over-run an area, so that the big plants thrive at the expense of the small ones. Or the butterflies' favourite sunny glade becomes shaded out. Or the path becomes too muddy for use.

You can help by enabling us... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:32 by James Laband

Tags: News, Community Advice

SILVERSTONE RECREATIONAL ASSOCIATION

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Will be held at the SRA on Wednesday 17th July starting at 19.30

Please come along and support this valuable village facility

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:26 by James Laband

Tags: News

Community Safety Fun Day in Towcester

South Northants Council (SNC), in partnership with the emergency services, is hosting a 'Community Safety Fun Day' on Sunday, 23 June at the Towcester Recreation Ground on Islington Road.

Running from 10am – 4pm, this free event will feature live demonstrations from the emergency services and displays by police investigation dogs; fire engines and rescue vehicles, plus local neighbourhood teams.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:57 by James Laband

Tags: News, Community Advice

Racing Point F1 Team public consultation

Racing Point F1 Team are holding a public consultation regarding the potential construction of a new headquarters building at their Dadford Road site.

A public exhibition to display ideas for the potential future development of site will be held at
St Michael's Church Rooms, Silverstone Wednesday 26th June 3pm - 7pm
Please go to the main entrance of the Church Rooms where you will be directed to the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 09:52 by James Laband

Tags: News

Silverstone News And Views June 2019

Silverstone News And Views June 2019

Silverstone News and Views June 2019

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 18:54 by James Laband

Tags: News

Neighbourhood plan exhibition competition winner

The delighted winner of the Silverstone driving experience voucher was Mr Porter of Silverstone.

Posted: Wed, 29 May 2019 16:16 by James Laband

Tags: News, Neighbourhood Plan

Analysis of the Silverstone Neighbourhood Plan Exhibition April 2019

Analysis of the Silverstone Neighbourhood Plan Exhibition April 2019

The exhibition was a resounding success by any measure. Attendance (some 450 visitors) was unprecedented in the village for an event of this kind and we are most grateful to the head teacher, Mr James Bloomfield, for making the fine school hall available for our extensive material.

Visitors were able to view their village from a completely different perspective, both historical and topographical, and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 00:09 by James Laband

Tags: News, Neighbourhood Plan

Silverstone Neighbourhood Plan Exhibition April 2019

Silverstone Neighbourhood Plan Exhibition April 2019

The exhibition we held in the school hall of Silverstone CE Primary School between the 9th and 14th of April.

Posted: Thu, 09 May 2019 09:50 by James Laband

Tags: News, Neighbourhood Plan