South Northants Council has donated 20 surplus computers to schoolchildren who do not have access to one, with plans to donate more as they become available.
School closures caused by the coronavirus pandemic have meant students now need technological devices to keep up with online lessons and schoolwork while at home.
The lockdown and the closure of schools has brought the digital divide to the forefront... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 07 Feb 2021 18:49 by Will Smith
We are looking for two Trustees and a Member to join our governance team at Prime7 MAT. We are a local Multi Academy Trust with three schools: King's Sutton Primary Academy, Chipping Warden Primary Academy and Middleton Cheney Primary Academy. We are at the start of an exciting journey with new leaders at all levels across the Trust. Now we would like to add further expertise to our Trust Governance... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 13:15 by Will Smith
STANWELL PLAYGROUND WILL BE TEMPORARILY CLOSED
ON: FRIDAY 15TH JANUARY
THIS IS TO ALLOW FOR ESSENTIAL
WORK TO BE CARRIED OUT
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause you
Chairman: Cllr. Sue Jerrams Coughtrey
Vice Chairman: Cllr. Kristian Burgess
Clerk: 01295 713500 - Email: email@example.com
Posted: Sun, 10 Jan 2021 14:59 by Will Smith
I am sending this message out on behalf of Northamptonshire Police, Safer Roads.
As you may already be aware, E-Scooters have become increasingly more popular over the past few months. At this time, personal bought scooters are not deemed as road legal and cannot be used in any public area in Northamptonshire and across the UK.
Northampton and Kettering town councils are currently introducing VOI rental... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 19:24 by Will Smith
2020 is finally drawing to a close, and I think we can agree that it has been challenging for us all in many different ways.
It will be a quiet Christmas for most this year, but with a shared hope for what 2021 will bring! Roll out of the Covid vaccine, lives and job prospects returning to a bit more normality, and the chance to spend time with our loved ones...
The response to Coronavirus... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 10:08 by Will Smith
Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has launched a budget consultation to ask people about their priorities for the county's fire and police services, and how much they would pay towards them.
The PFCC has responsibility for setting the budget for both Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service and Northamptonshire Police. The budgets are made up from money raised through... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 10:03 by Will Smith
This message would normally have been published in Cheney Chatter, but as it has not been published at all this year, I hope this reaches you.
I had not expected to take over as Chairman at the beginning of the year and would like to thank our former Chairman, Alan Youel, for the time and dedication he put into being our Chairman for so many years.
The village has faced a few challenges during the year,... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 20:58 by Will Smith
With climate change causing nature and biodiversity across the world to decline at an alarming rate, South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) has pledged to support the planting of 92,515 trees in the district – one tree for every resident.
Teaming up with the Woodland Trust and Lloyds Bank, SNC wants to support local landowners to plant more trees and improve the district's biodiversity.
SNC has been... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 16:16 by Will Smith
The Farmer in question keeps sheep in several fields down Waters Lane and on Wednesday (25th November) his sheep were worried by a dog, one was badly mauled and the flock were forced onto the barbed wire fence.
This is an ongoing problem and the Farmer has lost some sheep during the summer. The events on Wednesday have been reported to the Police who have sent out a message via Neighbourhood Watch asking... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:17 by Will Smith
Residents can now have their say on the Council's vision for tackling air pollution in the district, with the opening of the consultation on the South Northants Air Quality Action Plan for 2021 to 2026.
The plan outlines the actions that South Northants Council (SNC) proposes to improve air quality for those who live and work in the district.
A 12-week consultation on the proposed plan opens this month... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:57 by Will Smith