Silverstone Parish Council

Serving the people of Silverstone

Silverstone sign.

Clerk: Mrs Linda Paice
9 Bradden Way, Greens Norton
Towcester, Northamptonshire
NN12 8BY

Tel: 01327 353622

Author: James Laband

South Northamptonshire Council’s (SNC) activity hubs provide a healthy blend of sports, arts, crafts and games to keep young people happy and healthy while they are off school.

Quick and easy online booking for summer activity hubs

Parents can benefit from the speed and convenience of online booking when reserving their kids' places on the summer activity hubs from this Monday.

The online booking facility will enable people to book places 24 hours a day, and on the go through a smartphone app. It opens on Monday, 26 June at 10am, with the programme kicking off on 24 July.

The... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:21 by James Laband

Tags: News

Forthcoming Roadworks A43

Roadworks A43 Northbound Syresham /Brackley Hatch/ Silverstone. Overnight Monday 19th June to Tuesday 4th July

Posted: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:17 by James Laband

Tags: News

Positive progress for Silverstone Parish Plan and Design Statement

Silverstone residents are another step closer to having more of a say in the future of their community following the adoption of a parish plan and design statement.

At a meeting of South Northamptonshire Council's (SNC) Planning Policy and Regeneration Strategy Committee on Wednesday, 14 June, members met to consider the Silverstone Parish Plan and Design Statement and whether to adopt it as a supplementary... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:51 by James Laband

Tags: News, Parish Plan

Election results

South Northamptonshire constituency General Election result

Andrea Jacqueline Leadsom has been elected as the Member of Parliament for the South Northamptonshire constituency, following the General Election held on Thursday, 8 June 2017.

Following the verification and count of ballot papers at Towcester Centre for Leisure, the votes cast were as follows:

  • Denise Donaldson, Green Party – 1,357 votes... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Jun 2017 10:17 by James Laband

Tags: News

Silverstone Parish Plan and Village Design Statement

The Parish Plan and Village Design statement have been sent to South Northants Council to go forward for adoption by them as a Supplementary Planning Document to then be considered against future planning applications.

The documents will also be sent to the Planning Inspectorate to be considered as part of the Appeal papers on the Church Street planning application Refusal.

Posted: Wed, 10 May 2017 17:55 by James Laband

Tags: Parish Plan, News

Finalised version of the Parish Plan and Village Design Statement

Finalised version of the Parish Plan and Village Design Statement

The Parish Plan and Village Design Statement is now finalised and will form an important basis for the development of a Neighbourhood Plan.

It is a very worthwhile read and gives a fascinating insight to the history, morphology, community, village structure and much more including possible future development within Silverstone.

Posted: Tue, 09 May 2017 09:59 by James Laband

Tags: Parish Plan

Neighbourhood Plan

At the Parish Council meeting on Monday 8th May the council voted unanimously to support the creation of a Neighbourhood plan.

The Finance Committee is to consider and recommend to the Full Council for agreement how suitable financing for the Plan based on the budget provided will be accommodated.

Posted: Tue, 09 May 2017 09:47 by James Laband

Tags: Parish Council, Neighbourhood Plan

Result of village ballot declared

The result of the village ballot regarding the possibility of the Parish Council moving forward with the production of a Neighbourhood Plan has shown a majority of those voted as being in favour.

Votes for 566

Votes against 56

Spoilt papers 02

This will be formally reported to the Parish Council at its meeting on Monday evening 8th May 2017

Posted: Thu, 04 May 2017 20:33 by James Laband

Tags: News

Work to begin on new gateway to Towcester

The expansion of Towcester will start on Monday, 6 February with the construction of a new A5 roundabout immediately south of the town.

The roundabout will provide access to the first phase of the Towcester Sustainable Urban Extension (SUE), and create a new gateway feature for the town in front of the Grade I listed Chain Lodge entrance to Towcester Racecourse.

There is outline planning permission for... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:52 by James Laband

Tags: Highways

Citizens Advice FREE Energy Advice Service

Northamptonshire Citizen Advice are offering FREE sessions of their Energy Advice Service.

Posted: Thu, 05 Jan 2017 09:51 by James Laband

Tags: Community Advice