Tags: Community Advice
ABILITY is an on-demand community bus service operating in South Northamptonshire.
They aim to tackle social isolation by offering regular shopping trips to residents living in isolated rural areas. Shopping trips run 5 days a week to the main shopping areas of Towcester, Brackley, Banbury and Northampton. This service includes additional drop off locations allowing passengers to reach local GPs, banking,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 17:14 by James Laband
An online system through which businesses can apply for grants during the Coronavirus emergency, has been launched by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).The grant support scheme is aimed mainly at supporting small businesses which were forced to close by the UK Government.To apply, and to read the Governments FAQs on the scheme, visit - www.southnorthants.gov.uk/COVID-19-business-grants.SNC is set... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:54 by James Laband
SNC Press Release.
Core waste and recycling services in South Northamptonshire are continuing as scheduled, but bulky waste collections have been suspended and the Farthinghoe Recycling and Reuse Centre is closed.SNC is also highlighting current Government advice to those with Coronavirus symptoms to separate tissues and cleaning cloths, double-bag them in tied plastic bags, and leave them aside for... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 19:03 by James Laband
Cadent are intending on installing a low pressure gas supply on a section of the above road opposite number 3 Halls Garth. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed from the 12th to 20th August 2019.
Posted: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 18:22 by James Laband
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
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
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
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
Children will get a taste of the many sports clubs in South Northamptonshire when they take part in this Easter's Holiday activity programme.Hosted by South Northamptonshire Council the activities take place at Magdalen College School in Brackley and Towcester Centre for Leisure between Monday, 8 and Thursday, 18 April.Cllr Karen Cooper, SNC's portfolio holder for Wellbeing, said: "Hundreds of families... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 11:23 by James Laband
Local plan submission draft (regulation 19)
South Northamptonshire Council has published the final version of the Part 2 Local Plan Draft Submission (Regulation 19). We are inviting comments on this document from Thursday 4 October until 12 noon Friday 16 November.
Where to view the documents: On the Council's website: http://www.southnorthants.gov.uk/consultation and hard copies are available to view... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 19:15 by James Laband