These are difficult and challenging days for everyone - in just a few short weeks everyday life has changed dramatically. The Parish Council want you to know that in these most trying times we are here to help if we can.
The Council's objectives haven't changed, we are here to serve the interests of our community and uphold an active vibrant, thriving and caring Parish where people are respected and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Apr 2020 12:40 by Will Smith
Police Will Use Enforcement Against Those Who Continue To Flout Covid-19 Restrictions In Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire Police is preparing to up its enforcement activity against those who continue to flout the COVID-19 restrictions in the county.
The Force has not issued any fines for non-compliance so far, preferring to adopt an approach which seeks to educate people, engage with them and explain how their behaviour could affect others.
While the majority of the public have been fantastic in staying... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 19:43 by Will Smith
I have been advised this morning that residents can visit the Cemetery on their daily exercise walk to pay their respects. Please remember social distancing and other guidelines related to COVID -19. Thank you. Val FurnissClerk/RFODistrict Cllr. Middleton Cheney Ward
Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 13:51 by Will Smith
Those with poor sight or dyslexia can easily access online services in South Northamptonshire after the district council's website scored a top three spot in an accessibility league table.Every month the Society for Innovation, Technology and Modernisation (SOCITM) along with Silktide test 125 random pages on every council website in the UK.They examine 200 criteria within those pages and assesses... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 13:48 by Will Smith
As the vast majority of young people are being schooled online, they are spending a significant amount of time on the internet. The internet is amazing tool but it does expose young people to some risk.
The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Agency's (CEOP) education team have designed some amazing resources, designed at helping parents and carers have conversation about internet safety, suitable... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 19:57 by Will Smith
All over the world, we are seeing the devastating impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Without a huge national effort to halt the growth of this virus, there will come a moment when no health service in the world could possibly cope.
It is vital that we slow the spread of this disease so that we reduce the number of people needing hospital treatment at any one time.
That way, we can protect... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 14:47 by Will Smith
As we are all aware the Coronavirus outbreak is being viewed as the biggest public health emergency in a generation. The Parish Council are here to help so please do not think you are alone.
We can help with:
- Food supplies
- Collecting medication
- Help or assistance
If you are self-isolating and need help with getting food or medical supplies then the Parish Council has volunteers who will be able to help... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 21 Mar 2020 09:51 by Will Smith
The ongoing coronavirus outbreak is the biggest public health emergency in a generation.
Whilst Parliament is in recess I will be based in South Northamptonshire, focused on providing the latest Government advice and helping constituents through this challenging time.
There is already fantastic support being provided across our area by those volunteering to help their neighbours. My aim... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 21 Mar 2020 09:00 by Will Smith
Free event for children aged 2 - 5 years Saturday 25th April 2020, 10am – 12 noon.
Booking essential as places limited. To book go to: www.carrdusschool.co.uk/events
Posted: Tue, 03 Mar 2020 12:12 by Will Smith
First ever open photography competition – [Focus] on Photography – promises a celebration of creativity at The Heseltine gallery.
Launching for the first time in February 2020, [Focus]on Photography celebrates emerging and established photographers from all over the region. From over 150 entries the standard of work entered was high across all ranges of experience and ability. The exhibition... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 Feb 2020 07:05 by Will Smith