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Upgrade programme: Update on M1 Junctions 13-16 – continuation of phased opening

The following update has been received from National Highways:

I am writing to update you on progress on the M1 junctions 13 to 16 upgrade. Since opening the first section of the upgrade between junction 13 (Milton Keynes south) and Newport Pagnell Services in March, we've continued to work to improve the rest of the scheme between Newport Pagnell and junction 16 (Upper Heyford Interchange).

Four lanes... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 08:55 by Alison Benson

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Running Track and Outdoor Gym

The Parish Council is delighted to confirm that initial groundworks have commenced on the installation of our outdoor gym and running track on Hackleton Recreation Ground. The footpath inside the recreation ground is in the process of being taken up to make way for the running track. Our contractor Caloo is expected on site from 12th September. We will keep you updated as the installation progresses... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Sep 2022 09:07 by Alison Benson

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The hedge in front of the Recreation Ground, Main Road, Hackleton

The hedge in front of the Recreation Ground, Main Road, Hackleton

The hedge is in a very poor state (see photograph) with many bare areas. In order to rejuvenate it we are arranging for the worst section which is nearer to the School to be coppiced (hedge to be cut off close to the ground). This will enable the hedge to put out strong shoots from the bottom resulting in a much thicker and healthier hedge which will benefit wildlife and aesthetically improve the whole... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Feb 2022 10:25 by Alison Benson

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Emergency Closure of Denton road

Emergency Closure of Denton road

Emergency closure for Denton Road, Horton from Anglian Water. The road will be closed from 9th February 2022 for 7 days for burst main repairs. Please see the plan below showing the extent of the closure and the diversion route.

Posted: Thu, 10 Feb 2022 10:00 by Alison Benson

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Planning Applications

We are currently getting lots of questions about planning applications. The Parish Council is not a Planning Authority and all decisions are made by West Northants Council. You can find details of all planning applications and provide your comments by using the following link, just click on the application that interests you, click on documents to to view the details and then click on comments to submit... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 15:47 by Alison Benson

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PIDDINGTON – VEHICLE CRIME (attempted) – 21000739229 Location: Church Road Time: 19/12/2021 between 2330 & 2332.

PIDDINGTON – VEHICLE CRIME (attempted) – 21000739229

Location: Church Road

Time: 19/12/2021 between 2330 & 2332.

Persons has been seen on victim's driveway interfering with their motor vehicle, the suspect was then disturbed by the victim causing them to flee the scene.

• Did you witness anything?
• Did you seen any persons who looked suspicious?
• Did you see any vehicle?... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Dec 2021 09:42 by Alison Benson

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Christmas Bin Collections to Run as Normal

Christmas 2021 collection arrangements

Collection days

There will be no changes to the days on which your bins are collected over the festive period. You can check your collection day online


Additional recycling can be presented alongside your bins or boxes in clear sacks or in additional boxes.

It can also be taken to your local Household Waste Recycling Centre. Centres will open as normal except... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 09:33 by Alison Benson

Tags: News, Waste / Recycling / Bin collection timetable


Media Release From West Northants Council

We are pulling out the stops in support of small businesses across West Northamptonshire as we approach this year's Small Business Saturday on December 4.

There are thousands of small businesses operating across the area, offering a vast range of products and services to meet most needs.

The first Small Business Saturday in the UK took place in 2013 and since... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 11:44 by Alison Benson

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The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Let's make the celebrations for the above the best that they can be.

The next meeting will take place on Tuesday 16th November at 7pm in the Annexe of Hackleton Village Hall. All local organisations are requested to send a representative to the meeting and any residents who would like to get involved with the organisation of events are also encouraged to attend.

Please come along and help us to organise... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 12:37 by Alison Benson

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Job Opportunity - Grounds Maintenance Operative

Do you enjoy working in the outdoors? Would you like to make a positive contribution to the local environment. If so the attached flexible, part time job opportunity may be just what you are looking for.

Posted: Mon, 01 Nov 2021 17:19 by Alison Benson

Tags: News, employment