Phil Tustian has kindly agreed to be a parish councillor. He was co-opted as a councillor at the council meeting on 20 May. The appointment brings the council up to its full complement of five councillors.
Posted: Mon, 24 May 2021 13:02 by Maurice Cole
Four nominations were received for the parish council election with vacancy for five councillors. Therefore there is a resultant declaration of an uncontested election with four of our existing councillors being reappointed for the new term of office starting in May: Councillors John Clouston, Ian Durham, Emlyn Lilly and Janet Ormond. A copy of the election declaration is in the documents file on this... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:47 by Maurice Cole
Our parish is now within the new unitary authority West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) replacing the former Northamptonshire County Council and South Northamptonshire District Council. The new authority covers Northampton, Daventry and South Northamptonshire.
The WNC's website is still embryonic and therefore unfortunately some information and links on this website may currently be historic until new... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 15:39 by Maurice Cole
HS2 has recently advised the parish council that Banbury Road between Bulls Lane and the Magpie road junction will be fully closed during the construction period until 'early 2024'.
It is currently unclear when this will start but it appears that it will be when the proposed 'Greatworth T' road junction has been constructed. The latter junction will be a temporary new road linking the compound at the... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 20:48 by Maurice Cole
The formal notice of the election can be found under 'Election Notice 2021" in the Council's documents section of this website.
Would you like to do something positive for our community? Why not consider becoming a parish councillor? The council normally meets 9 times a year. Additionally there is often a need to consider issues advised by email in readiness for meetings.
To find out more perhaps look... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Mar 2021 10:09 by Maurice Cole
The parish council is pleased to report that after raising concerns with the SNC about the state of the roads in the village, we have today been advised that a road sweeper will be cleaning in the village on Wednesday 24th February from around 8.30am onwards.
It would be helpful if Banbury Lane and Townsend Lane can be free of parked cars so we can have a thorough sweep of the village. Darren &... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 23:19 by Maurice Cole
The Chenderit Benefice Foodbank continues to meet a real need. If you would like to donate food, please leave it at the Rectory, 17 Astrop Road, Middleton Cheney, OX17 2PG and contact Father Nick Leggett if you would like further information (07925 419068).
Posted: Sun, 21 Feb 2021 13:26 by Maurice Cole
The government intends to go ahead with the local elections on 6 May. West Northamptonshire Council is encouraging residents to consider registering for postal votes. Click here to see information relevant to our parish. A range of Covid-safe measures are being planned for polling stations, alongside the other usual options such as voting by post or by proxy. People are urged to apply for postal votes... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 06 Feb 2021 10:55 by Maurice Cole
The parish council has asked the county's highways department to consider ways of alleviating the likely problem for traffic turning right onto the B4525 at the speed camera junction during HS2 construction. Daily figures for HS2 vehicles on the B4525 during the peak 18 month construction period could be up to 500 HGV's and 1000 other HS2 vehicles.
Posted: Sat, 23 Jan 2021 10:23 by Maurice Cole