Choir Announces New Season with Spectacular Proms Last Night
On Saturday 28 September 2019 the award winning Northampton Male Voice Choir together with stunning soprano, Emily Haig and the outstanding Virtuosi GUS Brass Band will present its annual concert "The Last Night of the Proms" conducted by its charismatic musical director, Stephen Bell. Watch out, when Stephen's about - absolutely anything... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 21 Jul 2019 00:17 by Maureen Holliday
Do you know about this Pre-school? Go along and see them.
Posted: Sat, 06 Jul 2019 10:31 by Maureen Holliday
Summer is just around the corner, and we all need to ensure that young people stay safe in and around the lakes and rivers in the area.
Please advise family members, friends about the dangers of swimming in open water of lakes and rivers.
For full information read the Water Safety Code at the Royal Life Saving Society, at ww.rlss.org.uk
Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 10:24 by Maureen Holliday
Sent on behalf of Northamptonshire Rural Action Group
We are pleased to forward you Northamptonshire's first Rural Matters Newsletter a partnership newsletter for residents and businesses in rural communities. We hope you find the contents informative and please feel free to circulate to your friends and family who may have an interest in rural matters.
Click link below:
https://www.northamptonshireneighbourhoodalert.co.uk/da/275965/Northamptonshire_Rural_Matters_Spring-Summer_2019.html... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 10:22 by Maureen Holliday
IF YOU'RE NOT SURE DON'T OPEN THE DOOR.
TOP 5 TIPS TO TAKE A STAND AGAINST DOOR STEP SCAMS
1. Use a door chain to check who's calling.
2. Don't trade on the door step.
3. Ask a trusted friend or family member for advice on reputable traders.
4. Display a "No Cold Calling" sticker outside your door.
5. Always report any suspicious activity.
REMEMBER IF YOU'RE NOT SURE, DO NOT OPEN THE DOOR
GET ADVICE AND ALWAYS... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 10:26 by Maureen Holliday
The Annual Parish Meeting (a meeting for the residents of Sywell) will be held on Wednesday 15th May at 7.30pm in Sywell Village Hall.
There will be a Crime Prevention Presentation by David Mann, Prevention and Community Protection Department, Northants Police
Come and find out what the Parish, District and County Councillors have been doing and also the work that the Village Hall and Elliott Park representatives... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 May 2019 07:21 by Maureen Holliday
Discounted compost bins are being offered to Northamptonshire residents in a bid to encourage more people to get composting.
As part of International Compost Awareness Week (5-11 May), the Northamptonshire Waste Partnership is working with getcomposting.com to offer discounted compost converters from as little as £18.50. Residents can also buy a second composter for just £9.25 thanks to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 09:44 by Maureen Holliday
NCC has closed Street Doctor and launched Fix My Street, a new website for residents to report problems with the public roads, pavements and vegetation limiting paths and roadways.
Fix My Street enables you to report problems such as potholes, blocked drains, overgrowing hedgerows etc. You can pin point the exact location on a map and upload photo images of the problem if you wish. You can also review... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 16:32 by Maureen Holliday
Northamptonshire Highways are intending to carry out trenching and ducting works opposite 72 Ecton Lane in Sywell. To undertake these works safely will require that the road is closed for up to two days from the 8th May 2019 between the hours of 8am and 5pm.
A plan showing the location of the closure and diversion can be viewed here https://roadworks.org?tm=113464631
Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:49 by Maureen Holliday
The February 2019 edition of Our News is out now. You can also download it via our website here
In this edition, we reveal the theme of this year's Neighbourhood Watch Week 17 – 23rdJune. We also report from the pre-launch of a new NW force association that will cover the West Midlands and we round up the national media coverage in recent weeks since we challenged media portrayals of our members... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:19 by Maureen Holliday