Cold Higham Parish Council

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

Author: Site Editor

Funds Available to help Fly-Tipping Victims

Funds Available to help Fly-Tipping Victims

Private landowners who are the victims of fly-tipping can apply for grants of up to £1,500 to help cover the cost of removing it.

Local authorities do not remove fly-tipped waste on private land, as it is the responsibility of the landowner to clear.

Under this scheme, farmers and private landowners can apply for a grant towards the cost of having the fly-tipped waste cleared away and to support... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 16:27 by Site Editor

Tags: Litter, Police

Christmas 2021 waste and recycling collection arrangements - from WNC

Collection days

There will be no changes to the days on which your bins are collected over the festive period. You can check your collection day at


Additional recycling can be presented alongside your bins or boxes in clear sacks or in additional boxes.

It can also be taken to your local Household Waste Recycling Centre. Centres will open as normal except... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 16:46 by Site Editor

Tags: Recycling


From this coming Thursday (18 Nov 21) the van will try going to Cold Higham. Plans to stop near the phone box and expects to be there 7.30-7.45pm. Times are always approximate and a bit variable – varies according to how long earlier stops take.

There's an advert in the Autumn Around Pattishall that has more details, including the online tracker that lets you see where the van currently is: Read More »

Posted: Sat, 13 Nov 2021 15:12 by Site Editor

Tags: Recreation

Remembrance Ceremony 2021

Remembrance Ceremony 2021

A ceremony of Remembrance will take place at the St Luke's War Memorial at 11am on Remembrance Sunday, 14th November. The Programme is attached.

Posted: Sun, 31 Oct 2021 10:34 by Site Editor

Tags: Remembrance

Neighbourhood Police Drop-In Session

The local neighbourhood Police Team will be in the parish hall in Cold Higham from 10am to midday on Wednesday 24th November for anyone to drop in and say hello/raise any concerns/report anything etc. It will be an informal drop-in session to engage a bit more with the community.

Posted: Sat, 30 Oct 2021 09:01 by Site Editor

Tags: Police

Cold Higham Parish Hall - Autumn Event – Remembrance Sunday Soup & Bacon Rolls

Cold Higham Parish Hall - Autumn Event – Remembrance Sunday Soup & Bacon Rolls

Sunday 14th November 2021, 1130am to 230pm

Following the Remembrance Sunday Wreath Laying Ceremony at St Luke's Church, Cold Higham, the Cold Higham Parish Hall Committee will be serving homemade soup and bacon/sausage rolls at the Parish Hall from 1130am to 230pm for all those who wish to join us. As with previous... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 12:17 by Site Editor

Tags: Parish Hall, Remembrance

Remembrance Sunday Ceremony

The Parish Council will be organising our usual Remembrance Sunday Ceremony at the War Memorial in St Luke's churchyard at 11am on Remembrance Sunday - 14th November. All are welcome - please spread the word.

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 12:13 by Site Editor

Tags: Remembrance

Police Fire and Crime Commissioner Survey

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, Stephen Mold, is in the process of writing his first joint plan for the county's Police Force and Fire and Rescue Service and would like to hear your views.

For the first time, this is a plan for both police and fire, reflecting Stephen's responsibility to set the strategic direction for both services in Northamptonshire. It is not an exhaustive... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 15:43 by Site Editor

Tags: Fire, Police

Tea & Cakes @ St Luke's Church - Sat 23 Oct

The Church will be open for tea/coffee and homemade cakes from 11am to 2pm on Saturday 23 Oct (NEXT SATURDAY). All are welcome.

Posted: Sun, 17 Oct 2021 09:49 by Site Editor

Tags: St Luke's Church

Police and Fire Newsletter

The latest Newsletter, which includes details of the new Beat Busses starting on their rounds, can be seen on the Police Pages (

Posted: Thu, 07 Oct 2021 14:14 by Site Editor

Tags: Police