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A Public Space Protection Order covering Rothersthorpe Parish has been implemented

A Public Space Protection Order covering Rothersthorpe Parish has been implemented

West Northamptonshire Council Public Spaces Protection Order (Dog Control and Prohibition of Smoking in Public Places) 2022 covering the Parish of Rothersthorpe and wider Daventry / South Northants area has now been enacted and will in place for the next 3 years before being reviewed.

West Northamptonshire Council have powers to deal with persistent and unreasonable nuisances and anti-social behaviour... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 11:31 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Community, Environmental, News, Public Space Protection Order, WNC

Northamptonshire Police urge people to stay safe this Halloween & Bonfire Night

Northamptonshire Police urge people to stay safe this Halloween & Bonfire Night

Halloween is creeping up on us and Northamptonshire Police & Fire Service want to remind people that officers will be working to discourage anti-social behaviour and ensure a safe Halloween and Bonfire Night for all.

Operation Pumpkin is run in conjunction with Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) and aims to prevent problems and promote safety around Halloween and Bonfire Night.

Members... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 11:26 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Crime, Neighbourhood Watch, News, Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert, Northamptonshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner, PLR, Police advice

Rothersthorpe New Year's Eve Party

Rothersthorpe New Year's Eve Party

Are you at a loose end on New Year's Eve?

Fancy going out but don't want to drive or get a taxi?

Why not celebrate with family and friends in the village hall?

Members of the community are looking to organise a party for residents and family and friends.

£5 a ticket for adults, under 18s free, bring your own food and drink. Disco provided.
please fill in the Google form using the link provided by... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2022 16:18 by Jodie Johnson

Tags: Community, Event

Connecting Footpaths - YOU SAID, WE DID

Connecting Footpaths - YOU SAID, WE DID

It has been many months since the Canal River Trust withdrew the Northampton Arm Listed Drawbridge for refurbishment. This has left Rothersthorpe without a single traffic free connected footpath to the town.

The drawbridge was an important inclusive crossing point for those less able footpath users.

For a number of months, footpath users have had to attempt a risky jump across a canal overflow slip to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2022 09:18 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Fix My Street, Footpaths & Highways, News, You said - We did

Rothersthorpe Parish Council signs the NALC Civility & Respect Pledge

Rothersthorpe Parish Council signs the NALC Civility & Respect Pledge

Civility and respect should be at the heart of public life, and good governance is fundamental to ensuring an effective and well-functioning democracy at all levels.

The intimidation, abuse, bullying and harassment of councillors, clerks and council staff, in person or online, is unacceptable, whether by councillors, clerks, council staff, or public members.

This can prevent councils from functioning... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Oct 2022 17:03 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Civility & Respect, Community, Development, News

Community Fridge and Larders

Community Fridge and Larders

With the Current cost of living crisis that seems to be gripping the country. Local organisations have been reaffirming their ability to support individuals or communities that may be struggling.

Roade operates a membership larder - they offer an annual membership for £10 and a weekly shop on Monday afternoons at the village hall. The shop would consist of 10 ambient and fridge items plus as much... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Oct 2022 11:55 by Jodie Johnson

Tags: Community, Public Health, WNC

Ensure you are safe whilst heating your home, sweep away any risk of fire

Ensure you are safe whilst heating your home, sweep away any risk of fire

As the nights are drawing in and temperatures are dropping residents may be reluctant to alter the thermostat too much this year due to the rising cost of off grid LPG & Oil prices so may find alternate ways of heating their home.

If your home has a fire place, wood, coal or multi-fuel stove is it important that your chimneys are well maintained, as each year the Fire Service sees an increasing... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Oct 2022 10:50 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Fire Prevention Advice, News

Tell Northamptonshire Police what matters in your neighbourhood

Tell Northamptonshire Police what matters in your neighbourhood

Have your say and help Northamptonshire Police set the local policing priorities in your area.

Please take 5 minutes to fill out the survey and list what Northamptonshire Police should be focusing on around Rothersthorpe.

Head over to www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/northantslocalpriorities

Posted: Fri, 07 Oct 2022 09:34 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Crime, Neighbourhood Watch, News, Northamptonshire Police, Survey

Residents’ views on open spaces to be considered at WNC cabinet next week

Residents’ views on open spaces to be considered at WNC cabinet next week

New measures proposed in the Daventry and South areas of West Northamptonshire to encourage responsible dog ownership and stopping smoking in certain public open spaces will be considered at West Northamptonshire Council's (WNC) Cabinet meeting at 6pm on 11 October.

Members of the public were invited to take part in a consultation which closed on Monday 4th April 2022.

This item from consideration was... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Oct 2022 15:21 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Consultation, News, Public Space Protection Order, Report, WNC

Chance to comment on taxi fares proposals

Chance to comment on taxi fares proposals

Cllr David Smith, Cabinet Member for Community Safety and Engagement, and Regulatory Services says:

People are being asked for their views on a new proposed table of fares for Hackney carriages, after our Council answered drivers' calls for an increase. As members will be aware, Cabinet members discussed the matter at their meeting in September, when they supported proposals for a single table of fares... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Oct 2022 13:30 by Frankie Gilkes

Tags: Consultation, News, WNC

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