Household Waste Recycling Centres - Coronavirus updates
Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) remain closed but will open for essential use only from Monday 18 May, subject to the following rules enforced due to coronavirus restrictions.
Who will be able to visit HWRCs and why?
You should only visit a HWRC if the waste you are storing at home represents a health and safety risk.
You should not visit... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 09:38 by Alison Benson
As a result of the current Covid-19 pandemic South Northants Council iSNC) s no longer sending neighbour letters direct to neighbouring properties informing them of a planning application. This has been brought in to combat the need for staff to attend the offices unnecessarily. Instead neighbours of an application site will be notified by way of a site notice posted on or near to the site only. This... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 09:30 by Alison Benson
Northamptonshire's senior leaders are urging the public to keep saving lives – by continuing to stay at home.
As the experts report that the UK appears to have passed the peak of new coronavirus infections there are fears people will draw their own conclusions and decide this is the time to relax social distancing measures.
Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly, Gold Commander for Op Talla,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 10:42 by Alison Benson
Police Will Use Enforcement Against Those Who Continue To Flout Covid-19 Restrictions In Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire Police is preparing to up its enforcement activity against those who continue to flout the COVID-19 restrictions in the county.
The Force has not issued any fines for non-compliance so far, preferring to adopt an approach which seeks to educate people, engage with them and explain how their behaviour could affect others.
While the majority of the public have been fantastic in staying... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 11:33 by Alison Benson
NGH has set up a helpline to support those with loved ones in hospital, whom they can't visit and would like to know how their recovery, care and/or treatment is going. Relatives can call us on 01604 545784 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm and on weekends and Bank Holidays 10am-4pm. The aim is to reduce the number of calls to busy wards and provide a single point of contact for relatives.
Staff... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 10:07 by Alison Benson
Covid-19 Virus Scam
As the UK's response to the Covid-19 virus continues, Northamptonshire Police is reminding members of the public to be on their guard from those seeking to exploit the situation.
The advice follows an incident in Kettering last week, where a cold-caller knocked at the door of an elderly couple, offering Coronavirus home-testing kits in exchange for their debit card details.
Fortunately... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 14:03 by Alison Benson
We understand that Anglian Water will be carrying out works on the Main Road through Hackleton from 4th March until 6th March inclusive. This may result in road closures and diversions. For full detail go to: https://one.network/custom/westsussex
Posted: Tue, 03 Mar 2020 14:49 by Alison Benson
The Church Commissioners will be holding a "Drop In" to advise the situation at present and a possible situation in the future. This will take place at Horton Cricket Club on Thursday 7th November between 3pm and 7pm.
Notices advising the above will be displayed in various venues but should you know anyone who may be interested perhaps you would be kind enough to pass on this information.
Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 11:12 by Alison Benson