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Police and Crime Commissioner Consults on Council Tax

Police and Crime Commissioner Consults on Council Tax Northamptonshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Stephen Mold, has asked for views on the policing part of the council tax.  In addition, Mr Mold will soon become the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Northamptonshire and will have responsibility for setting the Fire & Rescue Service element of

By | 2018-11-12T14:49:38+00:00 November 12th, 2018|Categories: General News|

Daventry District Landlord Forum 14 November 2018

Daventry District Landlord Forum 14 November 2018 Following a successful event in May, Daventry District Council will be holding a second landlords forum for local private landlords on Wednesday 14th November 2018. The forum will provide a platform where news, views and experience can be discussed and also allow them to help and offer advice to

By | 2018-11-02T15:16:25+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Categories: General News|

What do you think a new Council covering West Northamptonshire should be called?

What do you think a new Council covering West Northamptonshire should be called? Give your views on name for proposed new council  People in Daventry District are being encouraged to suggest possible names for a proposed new unitary council covering West Northamptonshire. The Government is currently considering plans to replace the county council and seven

By | 2018-11-01T10:42:10+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Categories: General News|

Consultation on draft Local Offer for Care Leavers

Consultation on draft Local Offer for Care Leavers In line with new legislation, Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) will be publishing a ‘Local Offer for Care Leavers’ (also known as the “Offer”) showing all the services that the NCC provides to young people leaving care. Working with a variety of people including young people in care

By | 2018-10-29T13:10:40+00:00 October 29th, 2018|Categories: General News|

Christmas 2018 waste and recycling collections

Christmas 2018 waste and recycling collections Households are encouraged to find out more about arrangements for waste and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year. Collection schedules Collections will continue to take place as usual over the Christmas and New Year period, except for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day: If your collection is due

By | 2018-10-23T15:00:20+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|Categories: General News|

Be aware of new dog control powers from 1 December 2018

Be aware of new dog control powers from 1 December 2018 Dogs must be kept on leads around schools and in cemeteries and memorial gardens from December as part of new rules being introduced in Daventry District. The new Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) will also limit to six the number of dogs that can

By | 2018-10-22T15:26:36+00:00 October 22nd, 2018|Categories: General News|

Northamptonshire County Council Adult Social Care Prevention Services Consultations

Northamptonshire County Council Adult Social Care Prevention Services Consultations Northamptonshire County Council are consulting on the following two Adult Social Care Prevention Services:- Decommissioning of Prevention Service for Adult Social Care Service Hearing Impaired Services Currently, DeafConnect has a contract with Northamptonshire County Council to provide a number of services to help deaf and hard

By | 2018-10-05T14:15:12+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Categories: General News|

Proposed relocation of Daventry Library

Proposed relocation of Daventry Library Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) wants to know your views about the proposed relocation from the current library building to the Abbey Advice and Resource Centre (The Abbey Centre). Daventry Library currently occupies a former school building in the town centre which is owned by Daventry District Council (DDC). The current

By | 2018-10-02T17:19:47+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Categories: General News|

Northampton Town Centre Parking Proposals

Northampton Town Centre Parking Proposals In February this year, Northamptonshire County Council agreed its budget for 2018-19 and the medium term plan (to 2021-22), which included making a number of changes to how on-street parking is provided within the Northampton Town Centre Pay and Display Zone. The changes are required to align with Northampton Borough

By | 2018-10-02T17:10:35+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Categories: General News|

Be aware of Scam Mail

Be aware of Scam Mail The Royal Mail are wishing to raise awareness of scam mail and the distress it can cause. Even the most alert people can be taken in by scam mail. Should you be concerned that someone you know (or you) is in receipt of scam mail, please contact them by: Writing

By | 2018-09-21T15:05:17+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Categories: General News|