Residents of South Northamptonshire are being urged to hang out their bunting as the country commemorates the 75th anniversary of the end of hostilities in Europe.
South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) is promoting the BBC's Make a Difference Campaign which has step by step guides on how to make bunting which the whole family can get involved with.Links to the campaign and a range of other resources,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 18:00 by Will Smith
Following the cancellation of the VE Day 75 events, the NHS, Royal Voluntary Service and the Royal British Legion are working together to mark VE Day 75 as you are aware with Richard's involvement to date and our Agenda items.
So, as Veterans cannot attend, the concept is that Veterans, who would have originally attended a VE Day 75 event, can register to chat to NHS Volunteer Responders.
The volunteers... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 17:58 by Will Smith
Detectives in Northamptonshire are issuing a warning to the public following an incident of courier fraud in Wellingborough on Monday, April 27.
At about 10am, fraudsters pretending to be police officers called a woman in her 80s and told her they needed her to withdraw £2000 to enable them to investigate alleged corruption within her bank.
When she asked what she should tell her bank if they enquired... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 03 May 2020 12:22 by Will Smith
In these troubled times the return of the Swifts will bring especial joy, with perhaps also a little envy of their careless freedom as they wheel over our streets and countryside. While we humans remain in lockdown I have a suggestion for a pleasurable birding activity, which you can incorporate into your local exercise walk, and stay safe and within the law as well. It's simply this. Look out for... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 03 May 2020 12:21 by Will Smith
Members of Middleton Cheney & District RBL Branch presents the VE Day stay at home street party - Friday 8th May.
2pm - Live All-Saints online service ( Conducted by Father Nick Leggett)
3pm - Last post by RBL Mid Shires band in their front garden. Accompanied by the RBL M/C Branch standard bearer in his front garden.
A wreath will be laid at the war shrine by the RBL M/C Branch President.
Our Bagpiper... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 20:31 by Will Smith
THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION SOUTH EAST MIDLANDS NEEDS YOU!
We are calling for you to turn your front windows RED, WHITE & BLUE for VE Day 75 on 8th May 2020.
World War II did not stop us so let's not allow COVID-19 to stop us.
Decorate your windows with bunting and pictures to commemorate and celebrate VE Day from the safety of our homes and let's turn Facebook Red, White and blue.
If you want us to share... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 20:21 by Will Smith
Northamptonshire Police's Force Control Room (FCR) has just seen the biggest intake the Force has had for a number of years with 15 new starters who joined on April 14.
The new FCR Operatives are joining the Force during unprecedented times which sees the emergency services having to deal with the additional strain of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The recruits will undergo 12 weeks of thorough training (six... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 20:18 by Will Smith
PRACTICE NURSES – YOUR COUNTY NEEDS YOU!
Oxfordshire's Patient Care during Coronavirus programme is asking experienced practice nurses to join the teams in our dedicated COVID-19 clinics across the county.
If you are not currently working in one of our Oxfordshire practices but are interested in helping care for patients during the pandemic, please complete this quick availability survey and we... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 20:16 by Will Smith
CHENDERIT SCHOOL - A VISUAL ARTS COLLEGE
CLERK TO THE GOVERNORS
Required from September 2020
Salary: £112.07 per meeting
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, efficient, flexible and adaptable person with a friendly and helpful approach as joint Clerk to the Governors.
As Clerk to the Governors, you will be responsible for organising governing body meetings, recording an accurate record of their... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 19:27 by Will Smith
Those living in rented accommodation and landlords are being urged to open a dialogue as the country responds to the coronavirus.
The Government has put in place a series of measures to ensure renters experiencing financial hardship due to the virus are not made homeless.
The Government has also worked with lenders to reduce the impact on landlords.Cllr Karen Cooper, South Northamptonshire Council's... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 13:09 by Will Smith