Every ten years the census takes place in England and Wales, providing insight into the people who live across the country and what their lives are like. This year, census day is on Sunday 21 March. You've probably already seen lots of advertisements and information on the TV, in newspapers and social media and you should have received your purple postcard in the post.
Look out for your Information... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 12:10 by Caroline Holgate
The first draft budget for West Northamptonshire Council was approved for consultation by the Shadow Executive on 5 January 2021 and now we're seeking views on the proposals for when the council comes into existence in April 2021.
To see the draft budget and have your say, follow the link to the Future Northamptonshire Citizen Space, and complete the consultation.
Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 13:58 by Caroline Holgate
Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has launched a budget consultation to ask people about their priorities for the county's fire and police services, and how much they would pay towards them.
The PFCC has responsibility for setting the budget for both Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service and Northamptonshire Police. The budgets are made up from money raised through... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Dec 2020 10:41 by Caroline Holgate
Think NHS 111 First
NHS England and NHS Improvement has launched the next phase of the latest 'Help Us, Help You' campaign which focuses on the NHS 111 service as a new way to access A&E.
If you have an urgent but not life-threatening medical need, make sure you contact NHS 111 first rather than going straight to A&E. If you do need urgent care, then NHS 111 can now book you in to be seen quickly... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 13:46 by Caroline Holgate
A £500 payment is available if you are on a low income and will lose income because you cannot work from home while self-isolating. Find out if you could be eligible and how to apply here https://www.gov.uk/.../test-and-trace-support-payment...
Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 11:13 by Caroline Holgate
Information about the Smart motorway programme: M1 junctions 13-16 Collingtree - Piling works
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 13:34 by Caroline Holgate
For everyone wondering about the robots trundling around! Here's some info from Northamptonshire County Council about the scheme which goes live today (25th November 2020), operating from the co-op in Wootton.
Posted: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 13:19 by Caroline Holgate
I am writing to you directly, as we enter the winter period, to inform you of the current situation relating to Coronavirus in Northamptonshire and specifically the areas in which you live. I'm also hoping to share some key tips to help you and your families stay safe during the winter period and how to access support if you need to self-isolate, if you become unwell, or if you require... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 13:10 by Caroline Holgate
Information from Highways England regarding M1 piling works
Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 12:11 by Caroline Holgate
Northamptonshire County Council's School Admissions Team is co-ordinating a formal consultation on the admissions arrangements for mainstream schools within the county for the September 2022 intakes (primary, junior and secondary). This consultation period allows parents, schools, religious authorities and the local community to comment on proposed admission arrangements.
CONSULTATION will take place... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 13:42 by Caroline Holgate