Northants Acre Good Neighbours Scheme chat on zoom 24 June 2020 at 10.30 am Northamptonshire ACRE are hosting an informal zoom chat and coffee to chat about the fantastic Good Neighbours Schemes. Across Northamptonshire over 30 groups have become registered Good Neighbours Schemes! If you are a community group carrying out neighbourly support, there are loads of
Managing your mental health as a key worker during the coronavirus outbreak Now more than ever you might be feeling the pressure if you’re a key worker. You may be working longer hours than usual with new social distancing restrictions and you may be the only person in your family still going out to work
2020 Scams Awareness fortnight started Monday 15th June 2020 Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams. Scams cost the UK economy £5-£10 Billion a year 53% of people over 65 have
Maidwell with Draughton Year End Accounts March 2020 Maidwell with Draughton Parish Council year end March 2020 - period for the Exercise of Public Rights and Publication Notice of Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) commences today (12 June 2020) until 24 July 2020. For further information see here
Have your say on cycling and walking in Northamptonshire Northamptonshire Highways want to hear YOUR ideas for making Northants a better place for cycling, walking and maintaining social distancing. Use their interactive map to log your suggestions for cycle routes, cycle parking, improved footway space and quieter streets Click here to make cycling and walking
Discretionary grant funding for businesses Small businesses in Daventry District are encouraged to apply for grants of up to £10,000 in the latest round of Government funding aimed at easing the impact of Covid-19. Daventry District Council (DDC) is inviting small businesses that were not eligible for the Government’s other coronavirus support schemes to make
Celebrating Northamptonshire’s COVID-19 Community Champions To celebrate the work that so many volunteers are doing during this pandemic to help their neighbours, Northamptonshire ACRE is launching Northamptonshire’s COVID-19 Community Champions. Groups across the county are invited to share details of the many ways they are supporting the more vulnerable in their community. Examples of support
Two co-option vacancies for Maidwell with Draughton Parish Council Due to the resignations of Gabrielle Cornwell and Tim Wright, Maidwell with Draughton Parish Council have two vacancies to fill at its meeting to be held on Wednesday 10 June 2020. Please see notice for Draughton here and notice for Maidwell here.
Thank you to the Volunteers Volunteers' Week is 1 - 7 June and Maidwell with Draughton Parish Council would like to say thank you to the many volunteers who are doing so much to help our community at this difficult time.
Four nights of overnight lane closures from 2nd June 2020 Highways England will be returning to carry out four nights of minor finishing remedial works on the essential maintenance works project between the M1 at junction 19 and the A14 at junction 2 completed earlier in the year. During this return works, they will: clear