Cold Higham Parish Council

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

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Notice of Casual Vacancy

Attached please see a Notice of a Casual Vacancy on the parish council on the resignation of Cllr Nigel Forster.

Posted: Mon, 03 Oct 2022 13:21 by Site Editor

Tags: Elections, Parish Council

Road Closure of Mill Lane, Grimscote and Bugbrooke Road, Pattishall

Bethmar, on behalf of Gigaclear have applied for a road closure of Mill Lane, Grimscote and Bugbrooke Road, Pattishall to allow for the safe installation of telecom ducting. It is proposed that the roads are closed from the 24th October until the 4th November 2022 (one.network currently shows the closures due to take place in late December but an early start request is expected shortly to bring it... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 17:22 by Site Editor

Tags: Roads

Towcester Area Door to Door Appeal for Volunteer Drivers

Towcester Area Door to Door Appeal for Volunteer Drivers

TADD are appealing for volunteer drivers. They have lost many drivers since the pandemic and now have a long waiting list and are turning people away for vaccine appointments.

For more information see:

https://www.facebook.com/TADDCommunitytransport

Posted: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 17:15 by Site Editor

Tags: Transport, Volunteers

Funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II - Monday 19th September 2022

The funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth will be televised in the parish hall in Cold Higham. All are welcome to attend.

The hall will be open from 10.15.

There will be a 2-minute silence nationally at the end of the funeral at 11.55.

All the days timings are shown below.

  • 06:30 Lying in state closes to the public
  • 08:00 Doors open at Westminster Abbey
  • 10:44 Coffin leaves Westminster Hall
  • 10:52 Coffin arrives... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Sep 2022 09:19 by Site Editor

Tags: Royalty

Parish Council Chairman Reads Proclamation

Parish Council Chairman Reads Proclamation

On Sunday 11th September the Parish Council Chairman, Cllr Kim Attenborough, read the proclamation of King Charles III at the War Memorial in Cold Higham.

Posted: Tue, 13 Sep 2022 11:49 by Site Editor

Tags: Royalty

National Silence for HM Queen Elizabeth

A one-minute silence will be held across the UK at 20:00 BST on Sunday 18 September, the night before the Queen's funeral.

All members of the public are invited to observe the silence to "mourn and reflect on the life and legacy of Queen Elizabeth II", Downing Street said.

"The silence can be marked privately at home on your own or with friends and neighbours, out on your doorstep or street with neighbours,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Sep 2022 08:20 by Site Editor

Tags: Royalty

Closure of Banbury Lane

Part of Banbury Lane, between Litchborough RD and the A5, will be closed on 16th October and also on 23rd October to allow BT to complete works to their network.

Posted: Mon, 12 Sep 2022 13:57 by Site Editor

Tags: Traffic

Proclamation of the New Sovereign

From West Northants Council:

The High Sheriff of Northamptonshire, Crispin Holborow DL, will make the county proclamation of the accession of His Majesty King Charles III on the steps of All Saints Church in Northampton on Sunday (11 September) at 1.00pm.

The proclamation will be read out 11am tomorrow (Saturday 10 September) from the balcony above Friary Court at St James Palace by Garter King of Arms,... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 10 Sep 2022 09:04 by Site Editor

Tags: Royalty

Cold Higham PC Weekend Tributes to HM Queen Elizabeth II

Floral Tributes

The PC Chairman will lay a wreath on behalf of the council and people of Cold Higham at the War Memorial in Cold Higham at 1pm on Saturday 10th September (tomorrow). All are welcome to attend.

Personal floral tributes from individuals or organisations will be welcomed at the same time, or later.

Proclamation

The official Proclamation will be read out by the PC Chairman at 2.30pm on Sunday... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 17:39 by Site Editor

Tags: Royalty

Queen Elizabeth II - Books of Condolence

Books of condolence will be available from today to mark the saddening news of the death of Her Majesty Elizabeth the Second, by the grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and of her other realms and territories, Queen, head of the Commonwealth, defender of the faith.

An online book of condolence is available on the Royal Family's website. The book of condolence will... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 15:48 by Site Editor

Tags: Royalty

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