As we see the first day of the new Academic Year our young people are returning to school, we want to wish everyone attending Rothersthorpe CE Primary School good luck and hope you have a great day!
Rothersthorpe CE Primary School is a fantastic asset to the Parish and provides a community hub for the village. Today we welcome iMAT (Innovate Multi Academy Trust) to the Rothersthorpe family.
Innovate... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Sep 2022 09:07 by Frankie Gilkes
The classes for the Fun Dog Show and Produce Show have been published and displayed in the newsletter, on the notice boards and on the 'Rothersthorpe Community Facebook page.
Entry for the produce show is £1 per entry per class (children's classes 50p per person, per class).
Entries for both the Dog Show and Produce can be made between 11.30am and 12.30pm, Judging starts at 1pm.
*** We appreciate... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2022 21:05 by Jodie Johnson
Lots of maintenance work taking place in the Dickens Field over the last couple of days. We have been laying some weed suppressing membrane and mulch to give the tree saplings the best chance of survival in this hot weather.
All of the DFT trustees are volunteers who still have their day jobs, homes to run and some have families to look after. Any work that is needed in the field has to be fitted around... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 12:50 by Jodie Johnson
Our Parish Council Chairman Frankie Gilkes has been shortlisted as one of the finalists for this year's Nalc (National Association of Local Councils) Star Council Awards.
He was nominated as 'Young Councillor of the year' and will find out in October where he comes in the competition.
He has completed some great work for the Parish Council. If you would like to read his nomination you can do so here:... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 11:23 by Jodie Johnson
Rothersthorpe are proud to announce that we won a Silver Award at the ACRE Village of the Year Award. The award was presented for Creative Use of a Communal Space, namely the fantastic work from the Dickens Field Trust! A massive round of applause to everyone on the DFT for making this happen! Rothersthorpe were also awarded Bronze in the Overall Village of the Year Award 2022!A big thanks to Shayne... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 11:14 by Jodie Johnson
Rothersthorpe Parish Council now have a Twitter Handle.
Check out www.twitter.com/RothersthorpePC
We are expanding our Social Media coverage so we may capture and pass on local news and issues relevant to our Parish.
Please give us a follow and keep up to date with all things #Rothersthorpe
Posted: Thu, 21 Jul 2022 16:16 by Frankie Gilkes
Everyone is welcome to attend the Rothersthorpe Parish Council 2022 AGM and Open Parish Meeting.
The event will be taking place on Monday 09th May 2022 7:30pm at the Village Hall.
Rothersthorpe Parish Council's Chairman Frankie Gilkes will be delivering a roundup report of 2021 council activities as well as guest reports from our WNC Ward Councillor Adam Brown, The Village Hall Memorial Committee and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 13:59 by Frankie Gilkes
Hosting Ukranian Guests in Rothersthorpe or close area? Cate Kutas has volunteered to be our Rothersthorpe coordinator. This is for donations of things that might be needed to help them settle in. Also, to coordinate social events for our guests and hosts, so they do not feel so alone. Please feel free to contact Cate by messenger, WhatsApp or phone 07914 667124
Posted: Mon, 18 Apr 2022 21:35 by Jodie Johnson
The Parish Council have once again received the Community Speed Watch equipment for use until Saturday 30th April, this is the first time since the start of the pandemic.
We are looking for volunteers to give up a couple of hours at various times of the day to help- these can be tailored around availability.
The training has been massively reduced and volunteers are now just required to watch a 20 minute... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 09:22 by Jodie Johnson
As many of you may know our lovely postie Andrea will be leaving us very soon. We are looking to buy her a gift to show her how much we appreciate her. Please look out for our Covid volunteers (listed in the newsletter) who will be calling round this week if you would like to make a donation to a gift. If no one comes and you would like to make a donation you can post it through 12 Kislingbury Road... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 09:10 by Jodie Johnson