Cold Higham Parish Council

Serving the people of Cold Higham, Grimscote, Fosters Booth (W) and Potcote

  • St Luke's Church at night

  • Hedgerows Oct 19

    Hedgerows Oct 19

  • Grimscote - October 2019

    Grimscote - October 2019

Welcome to the Parish web site of Cold Higham. We are a small community in South Northamptonshire comprising the ancient settlements of Cold Higham, Grimscote, Fosters Booth (West), Potcote and the surrounding rural area.

Cold Higham Parish Council provides YOUR local services. For details about the Council use the Main Menu on the left of the screen.

Our website aims to provide information about ALL services, whether provided by the Parish, District or County Council. Search the A-Z of Services via the Main Menu or use the keypad on the right. In the early stages some of this information is still being assembled.

A lot of other information is also available through the site:

  • Under Community in the Main Menu other organisations in the Parish can be found, as well as a What's On calendar.
  • Catch up with local news items (the latest will appear on the Home Page below).
  • Find local groups and businesses in our Community Directory.
  • Many other useful contacts can be found under Useful Links.
  • See some local scenery in the Gallery.
  • Use the Search facility (enter a keyword) or browse the site (you can use the Site Map) to find whatever you are looking for.

If you have news to tell, local photos to display, events to publicise we would love to hear about them.

Some pages are still under construction, but if you cannot find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Latest News

Free Adult Learning Computer Course

Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:29 by Site Editor

Life Online Courses

The adult learning team at Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) is putting on a free, 4-week basic IT skills course and it is aimed at anyone in Northamptonshire that wants to learn how to use the Internet, stay safe online, complete online transactions and make the most of apps and cloud storage. The course runs on Tuesday afternoons starting on 5 November 2019 at Northampton Central Library. See for all the details.

Parish Remembrance Service Sunday 10 Nov 2019

Parish Remembrance Service Sunday 10 Nov 2019

Posted: Sun, 20 Oct 2019 16:52 by Site Editor

Cold Higham Parish Council

Remembrance Sunday Ceremony

10th November 2019


10.00am – Remembrance Service in St Luke's Church for those wishing to attend

10.45am - Public gather round the War Memorial

10.51am – Opening prayer from Rev Hugh Kent

10.53am – Pauline Pearson reads the names of the fallen

10.55am – John Shurvinton reads The Exhortation ("They shall grow not old...") More »

11.00am – The Last Post

11.01am – Two minutes silence

11.03am – Reveille

11.04am - Sam Campion reads "When you go home …"

11.05am – Parish wreath laid by Cllr Ed Slinn

11.10am – Closing prayers lead by Rev Hugh Kent

11.15m – 12.30 Light refreshments in the Parish Hall for all

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Suspicious Cold Calling in Pattishall Area

Posted: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 21:11 by Site Editor

There have been concerns raised in the area of Pattishall regarding person(s) knocking on doors and asking for money due to them claiming they have fallen on hard times.

This may include stating that they need to carry out repairs at their own home, and offers to carry out work for residents in the area.

Due to having several reports we are writing to remind residents that there are support services available for people in difficult situations and we would advise you not to hand over or lend any money or other items. More »

We would like to encourage any residents in the area of Pattishall that may have recently had a similar experience to this, to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101 to provide further information. Please quote occurrence 19000557819.

Please report any further incidents to our force control room at the time by telephoning 101.

We encourage you to display a No Cold Calling sticker on your door which you can obtain from your local NHW Co-ordinator.

Remember 'you do not have to open the door'

Please call 999 in an emergency or if a crime is in progress
Please call 101 to report any suspicious activity or non-emergency incidents to Northamptonshire Police.

Message Sent By
Nicole Degg (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Daventry and South Northants)

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Earlier News Items

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