Cold Higham Parish Council

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

Author: Site Editor

A5 Roadworks - Update 3 Sep20

Minor snagging and finishing works under temporary 2-way traffic signal control will be carried out wherever necessary in Phases 1 – 4 inclusive on weekday nights and completed by Friday 11th September 2020.

Additional resurfacing work is necessary between 8am Saturday 5th and 6am Monday 7th September 2020. During this weekend limited, escorted access only will be allowed north/south between Fosters... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 16:15 by Site Editor

Tags: Roadworks

Burglary - Pattishall - Police Message

There has been a report of a burglary to an outbuilding on School Road, Pattishall.

This happened between 5:00pm on Thursday 27th August and 9:00am on Friday 28th August 2020.

Did you see or hear anything in the area that was suspicious?

Do you have CCTV or Dashcam footage that may have captured any sightings of the offenders or any possible vehicle.

If you noticed anything suspicious in the area or have... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 29 Aug 2020 09:36 by Site Editor

Tags: Police

Cold Higham Parish Hall Re-Opening 1st September 2020

Cold Higham Parish Hall Re-Opening 1st September 2020

Following a brief period of closure owing to the Coronavirus pandemic, Cold Higham Parish Hall will be re-opening from 1st September 2020 to all regular users and those wishing to make function bookings (pandemic measures permitting).

The Hall will be cleaned following each activity and hand sanitiser is provided for users wishing to book the hall.

In order to comply with social distancing, the hall... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 15:47 by Site Editor

Tags: Village Hall

Parish 'Virtual' Litter Pick - Volunteers Wanted Please

Cold Higham Parish Council is planning an Autumn 'Virtual' Parish Litter Pick. Mindful of the needs for personal and collective security during Covid 19, but also very aware of the growing amount of litter about our streets, the Council is asking for volunteers to mount a 'virtual' litter pick.

Can you spare an hour or so over the weekend 19/20 September? If so, please email or ring... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 08:31 by Site Editor

Tags: Litter

Police Campaign Against Hare Coursing

Police Campaign Against Hare Coursing

On Monday 24 August, in partnership with the Office of Police Fire and Crime Commissioner, Crimestoppers launched a campaign about Hare Coursing.

The campaign highlights suspicious activity to be aware of and encourages people to report information either to the Police or to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please find attached a Newsletter and poster detailing the Hare coursing campaign. If... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 09:22 by Site Editor

Tags: Police

South Northants Community Larder Scheme - Survey

The free SOFEA food boxes will be stopping at the end of August. If you would like to see a network of Community Larders in our area, offering highly discounted food and a range of wrap-around services, please complete the short survey at

Click on the link to open the questionnaire on your phone. Your answers will inform our discussions with South Northants Council and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 09:09 by Site Editor

Tags: Coronavirus

Covid 19 Update - 21 Aug 20

There is an update from South Northants Council on the Covid 19 web page. This covers the closure of the Greencore factory in Northampton.

Posted: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 19:09 by Site Editor

Tags: Coronavirus

A5 Roadworks - Update 17 Aug 20

The latest brief update is on the A5 Roadworks page. The A5 will be closed at night until Wednesday 6am.

Posted: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 17:37 by Site Editor

Tags: Roadworks

Poors Allotment Charity - Cold Higham/Grimscote

Each year the Trustees of the above charity are able to 'apply the income of the Charity in relieving either generally or individually persons resident in the Parish of Cold Higham who are in conditions of need, hardship or distress, by making grants of money or providing or paying for items, services or facilities calculated to reduce the need, hardship or distress of such persons'.

In practice this... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 16 Aug 2020 13:39 by Site Editor

Tags: Charity

Stay Safe

Stay Safe

Parts of Northamptonshire are teetering on the verges of having a local lockdown, and there was a big outbreak of infections this week on Moulton Park Industrial Estate. We are not out of the woods yet and the county council has asked that we all remain vigilant.

Posted: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 10:32 by Site Editor

Tags: Coronavirus