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Consultation begins on 7 April on our Neighbourhood Plan

Consultation begins on 7 April on our Neighbourhood Plan. We start six weeks of consultation on 7 April 2018 on our draft Neighbourhood Plan.  The documents are on our Neighbourhood Planning page here.  A copy has gone to every household, business, facility, group, landowner, and to the statutory consultees.  We look forward to getting your

By |2018-04-06T17:10:30+01:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: Draughton News, Maidwell News, Parish Council News|

Daventry DC confirms area for Maidwell with Draughton

Daventry DC confirms area for Maidwell with Draughton Further to the Village Confines Group consultations that took place on 16th and 18th March 2017 at Loder Hall, the area designation was submitted by the Parish Council for the Maidwell with Draughton Neighbourhood Area and was confirmed by Daventry DC, Planning Department on 5th June 2017.

By |2018-01-12T10:53:10+00:00June 21st, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News, Parish Council News|

Notice of UK Parliamentary Election by Daventry DC

Notice of UK Parliamentary Election by Daventry DC. An Election is to be held for a Member of Parliament to serve the Daventry Constituency. Nomination papers can be obtained from the office of the Acting Returning Officer, at the Council Offices, Lodge Road, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 4FP. 3. Nomination papers must  be delivered to the

By |2017-05-05T10:03:59+01:00May 5th, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News, Parish Council News|

Funeral arrangements for Rod Smeaton

Funeral arrangements for Rod Smeaton are as follows:-   Friday, 28th April 2017 at 2.00 p.m. at Kettering Crematorium   Ann has requested no flowers please but instead asks that any donations are made to The Squires Effect Charity - with which Rod was very involved https://www.memorygiving.com/rodsmeaton    

By |2017-04-28T16:35:20+01:00April 26th, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News, Parish Council News|

Cllr. Rod Smeaton, Maidwell with Draughton PC

Cllr. Rod Smeaton, Maidwell with Draughton Parish Council   It is with much sadness that I write to advise you of the sudden death of our Chairman, Cllr Rod Smeaton.   Rod had been a Councillor for many years and was a proud and passionate Councillor who always wished to do the best for the

By |2017-04-21T09:13:29+01:00April 21st, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News, Parish Council News|

Village Confines Group Consultation dates

The Village Confines Group consultation dates are to be Thursday, 16th March 2017 from 2 till 7pm and Saturday, 18th March 2017 from 11am till 4pm at Loder Hall, Maidwell.   There has been a lot of work gone into the project by the working group and it is hoped that as many residents as possible

By |2017-03-15T15:36:21+00:00March 15th, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News, Parish Council News|

National Plant Monitoring Scheme seek volunteers

National Plant Monitoring Scheme seek volunteers. Do you know anyone with an interest in wild plants or who would like to learn more about them? As the weather warms and the days get longer the NPMS are looking for people to help them. The National Plant Monitoring Scheme is helping us to understand what is

By |2018-01-12T10:53:10+00:00March 1st, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News|

Road Closure Draughton Road, Maidwell from 6 March 2017

Road Closure Draughton Road, Maidwell 6 March 2017   We have been advised by Northamptonshire Highways that Mervyn Lambert Plant are requiring to install a new gas main connection outside the Old Bakehouse on Draughton Road in Maidwell.  To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed to through traffic for up

By |2017-03-01T09:13:51+00:00March 1st, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News|

NCC Consultation opens on Free Childcare

NCC Consultation opens on Free Childcare today.   The Government has already made a commitment to provide up to 30 hours of funded childcare for children in working families (eligibility criteria apply). This survey-based consultation aims to gauge the interest in, and demand for, these additional hours (e.g. above and beyond the current entitlement of

By |2018-01-12T10:53:10+00:00February 24th, 2017|Categories: Draughton News, General News, Maidwell News|