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HS2 Compound

HS2 Compound

HS2's recent aerial view of the Greatworth Green Tunnel compound is attached. The compound is within Thorpe Mandeville parish.
Banbury Road is at the very top and Sulgrave Road goes diagonally across the photograph. The foundations for the 'Greatworth T' temporary road diversion to the B4525 can clearly be seen, leading off Sulgrave Road - marked by a red dot.
The Greatworth T will become busy when Sulgrave... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Jul 2022 12:28 by Maurice Cole

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HS2's AG10 Footpath Closure Notification

HS2's AG10 Footpath Closure Notification

HS2 has announced that the bridleway BB12 (renamed AG10 when it goes into Culworth parish) which goes east of Hill Farm northwards, almost to Culworth Mill and Trafford Bridge, will be fully closed in its northern AG10 section from 25 July until 2024.
It will still remain possible for this bridleway to link up with the east/west Edgcote/Culworth bridleway AG9 before the closed section is reached.
The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 16:01 by Maurice Cole

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Neighbourhood Alert

Neighbourhood Alert

Northampton Police are promoting Neighbourhood Alert a free messaging service that allows Northamptonshire Police, Neighbourhood Watch and other partner organisations keep people informed about relevant issues in their area.

Once you've signed up you'll receive information about crime and suspicious activity where you live or work - helping to prevent and detect crime and anti-social behaviour. Details... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jun 2022 20:27 by Maurice Cole

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Lower Thorpe Farmhouse

Lower Thorpe Farmhouse

HS2 has recently completed the demolition of the Grade II listed Lower Thorpe Farmhouse.
The east wing of the farmhouse housed a disused, internal waterwheel, barely visible from the exterior and not visible from the interior. The adjacent photograph shows the wheel in its demolished state. The wheel's extended spindle emerged through a wall into the end room to drive machinery operated by a belt system.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jun 2022 17:15 by Maurice Cole

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£2,000 Grants For New Businesses

Entrepreneurs in Northamptonshire with a great idea or a business less than 12 months old are invited to apply for grants and free expert advice by Friday, 15 July this year as part of the Kick Start Small Business Grants initiative.
After a Dragon's Den style grant panel session in September for shortlisted applicants, winners will receive: a £2,000 grant for business expenses, a year's free... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 22:21 by Maurice Cole

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Garden Waste Collection Charge

Garden Waste Collection Charge

A reminder that the green waste bin service is an optional, chargeable collection service for all households in West Northamptonshire from April.
The annual subscription charge for the service to 31 March 2023 is £42 per bin and it can be paid online by debit or credit card via the link below.

Subscribe for garden waste collection 2022-23

Posted: Fri, 25 Mar 2022 10:26 by Maurice Cole

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Proposed Extension of HS2 Working Hours

HS2 are currently in discussions with local authorities regarding their working hours. They have asked the parish council to respond within a week to their proposal to materially extend the hours beyond the core hours in the HS2 Code of Construction Practice. The extension would apply to the rest of the year. If you have any related comments, please advise Maurice Cole, Parish Clerk, not later than... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 19 Mar 2022 09:34 by Maurice Cole

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Payment of the Green Waste Bin Collection Charge

Payment of the Green Waste Bin Collection Charge

As previously advised, the green waste bin service will be an optional, chargeable collection service for all households in West Northamptonshire from April 2022.
The annual subscription charge for the service to 31 March 2023 is £42 per bin and it can be paid online by debit or credit card via the link below.

Subscribe for garden waste collection 2022-23

Posted: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 12:29 by Maurice Cole

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Lower Thorpe HS2 Impact

Lower Thorpe HS2 Impact

Lower Thorpe is beginning to show the impact of HS2. A recent photograph is attached in case you have not travelled through there recently.

Posted: Sat, 18 Dec 2021 13:33 by Maurice Cole

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Lower Thorpe Viaduct

Lower Thorpe Viaduct

HS2 have released the attached artist's impression of Lower Thorpe Viaduct 10 years post construction.

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 17:00 by Maurice Cole

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