Clerk: Mrs Caroline Holgate
Hunsbury Library
Overslade Close
East Hunsbury
Northamptonshire
NN4 0RZ

Tags: Health

Social Prescription Hub at Delapré Abbey

West Northamptonshire Council, Delapré Abbey Preservation Trust and the University of Northampton would like to hear your views on plans for a new cycling and walking hub at Delapré Park.

There is a public consultation out for the Cycling and Walking Social Prescription Hub at Delapré Abbey and is part of a feasibility study funded by the Department for Transport Active Travel Social... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 10:32 by Caroline Holgate

Tags: Community, Consultation, Health

Avian flu reminder for bird keepers

Bird keepers are reminded of the restrictions that remain in place to minimise the risk of avian flu.

An Avian Influenza Prevention Zone came into force across the country in November, making it a legal requirement for all bird keepers across the UK (whether they have pet birds, commercial flocks or just a few birds in a backyard flock) to keep their birds indoors and follow strict measures.

It is the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Jan 2022 13:21 by Caroline Holgate

Tags: Community, Health

Changes to the blood taking unit

From Tuesday the 31st of March there are changes to the Blood Taking Unit at NGH. In order to keep patients safe at this time we are redirecting parts of this service to The Three Shires Hospital.

If you require a blood test you will need to contact the hospital to make an appointment on these numbers:

01604 885022

or
01604 885027

Three Shires will offer appointments Monday to Friday during the following... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 19:13 by Caroline Holgate

Tags: Covid-19, Health

An update from Northampton Community Foundation in response to Coronavirus

A useful update from Northampton Community Foundation.

Online Food Aid Directory - Urgent

We have now updated the Directory. We know that during this time things are changing rapidly therefore it is much appreciated if you can contact Rachel Cooke: rachelcooke@ncf.uk.com with any changes and we will aim to keep it up to date as much as possible: http://www.ncf.uk.com/about-us/community-leadership/nfpn... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 14:14 by Caroline Holgate

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Health

It’s time to book in your Flu jab

Northamptonshire County Council and the Northamptonshire's Clinical Commissioning Groups are once again urging people to get their flu vaccines booked in as winter approaches.


Flu is a highly infectious viral illness which can lead to complications, hospital admissions and even death. Symptoms of flu include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, headaches, body aches and tiredness. Those... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Oct 2019 11:34 by Caroline Holgate

Tags: Health, News