Cold Higham Parish Council

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

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A5 Roadworks - Update 12 Feb 20

The latest update can be seen at

https://www.coldhigham-pc.gov.uk/a5-roadworks.html

Note the closure of the A5 between 8pm Friday 21 Feb and 6am Monday 24 Feb.

Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 16:24 by Site Editor

Tags: Roadworks

Meet Your Local Police - 25 Feb

Meet Your Local Police - 25 Feb

Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team for South Northants at our upcoming drop in event.

Your local NPT will be hosting this event between 10:00am and 12:00pm on Tuesday 25th February 2020 at Renew Wellbeing Cafe, 169 Watling Street, Towcester.

We will be there to offer advice around crime prevention, fraud and any local concerns you may have.

You can follow our team on our Twitter accounts... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 11:32 by Site Editor

Tags: Police

SNVB Minibus for Hire

An Invitation from South Northants Volunteer Bureau

We would like to draw your attention to our Community Minibus, one of the services we offer to community groups in South Northants.

South Northants Community Minibus provides a service to local charities, community groups, parishes and schools across South Northamptonshire. We offer a 16 seater minibus which is regularly safety checked and driven by... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2020 16:06 by Site Editor

Tags: Charity

A5 Roadworks 29 Jan Update

The latest update for the A5 roadworks is now on the web site. See https://www.coldhigham-pc.gov.uk/a5-roadworks.html

Of note is the intention to keep the Banbury Lane/Butchers Lane crossroads open, and the closure of the A5 on a coming weekend.

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 19:48 by Site Editor

Tags: Roadworks

A5 Roadworks 29 Jan Update

The latest update for the A5 roadworks is now on the web site. See https://www.coldhigham-pc.gov.uk/a5-roadworks.html

Of note is the intention to keep the Banbury Lane/Butchers Lane crossroads open, and the closure of the A5 on a coming weekend.

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 19:48 by Site Editor

Tags: Roadworks

Local Government Reorganisation - New Councils created

On Monday evening (20 Jan) Northampton Borough Council (NBC) made the historic decision to create a new town council for Northampton, which will come into being on 1 April 2020. We think it will be the biggest town council in England, with 80,000 plus electors (exact numbers are being crunched). NBC also approved the creation of parish councils for Kingsthorpe and Far Cotton, meaning that the whole... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:10 by Site Editor

Tags: Local Government

Problems with Local Roads

Residents can report problems with our local roads direct to the responsible authority, using Fixmystreet (the successor to Street Doctor). This includes such things as mud on roads, potholes, damaged signs.

There is a direct link from this web site to Fixmystreet on the right-hand side of the Home Page.

https://fixmystreet.northamptonshire.gov.uk

Posted: Sun, 19 Jan 2020 11:36 by Site Editor

Tags: Roadworks

Rural Matters Jan 2020

The police newsletter Rural Matters is attached.

Of general interest are articles such as:

Grants for community projects

Results of police action over sheep slaughtering and hare coursing

NFU rural crime hub launched

Other advice sections

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 15:29 by Site Editor

Tags: Police

Bin collections over Christmas and New Year 2019/20

Extract from SNC web site :

Arrangements for bin collections over Christmas and New Year 2019/20

  • Collections due Wednesday 25 December will be made on Monday 23 December
  • Collections due Thursday 26 December will be made on Saturday 28 December
  • Collections due 1 January will be made on Monday 30 December

All households who have a Wednesday or Thursday collection will get a tag on their bin in early December... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Dec 2019 08:52 by Site Editor

Tags: Recycling

Police Survey on ANPR Technology

Northamptonshire Police is today launching an online survey about the use of Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) technology across the county.

Running for two weeks, the survey aims to give local communities the chance to voice their views and understanding of how ANPR works and how it is used to tackle crime.

ANPR is a technology whereby images of passing vehicle number plates are captured by... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Dec 2019 15:07 by Site Editor

Tags: Police