Middleton Cheney Parish Council

Serving the people of Middleton Cheney

All Saints Church 1920

Clerk: Mrs Valerie Furniss
Parish Meeting Rooms
Middleton Cheney, Banbury
Oxon OX17 2LR

Tel: 01295 713500

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Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and indicates postponement of elections

Consultation by the Secretary of State (SoS) over plans to restructure local government in Northamptonshire which could include two unitary authorities has started today, Thursday, 29 November 2019.

The Government consultation has launched following proposals submitted by Northamptonshire councils back in August 2018.

SoS, James Brokenshire has announced that he will consult with all principal councils... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 02 Dec 2018 20:44 by Alan Youel

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Consultation opens on name for new council to serve west Northamptonshire

People across the west of Northamptonshire are from today being asked what they think the proposed new unitary council should be called.

The decision on whether or not to go ahead with the new council is a decision for the Government and Parliament, but members of the public are being asked what it should be called to help inform that decision.

A public consultation started today, Wednesday, 31 October... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Oct 2018 21:46 by Alan Youel

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Witnesses sought following reports of suspicious puppy sales

Anyone who is offered puppies for sale under suspicious circumstances is urged to contact South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).

The appeal follows reports of a man selling puppies from the back of a car at Towcester Recreation Ground off Islington Road on Wednesday, 3 October 2018.

Cllr Dermot Bambridge, SNC's portfolio holder for environment, said: "No reputable breeder will sell dogs in this fashion.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 01:11 by Alan Youel

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Local Plan Part 2: Submission Draft (Regulation 19)

Local Plan Part 2: Submission Draft (Regulation 19)

South Northamptonshire Council has published the final version of the Part 2 Local Plan Draft Submission (Regulation 19).

We are inviting comments on this document from Thursday 4 October until 12 noon Friday 16 November.

The submission plan covers a range of local policies that will guide decisions on planning applications and development in the District... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Oct 2018 20:47 by Alan Youel

Tags: Press Release, Planning

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 Council's off-street parking operations, and to simplify the on-street parking provision... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 30 Sep 2018 17:38 by Alan Youel

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Five stars for furry friends

Pet retailers and pet owners will be able to do more for animal welfare as a new licensing regime featuring five-star ratings comes into effect.

South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) is calling on the owners of pet shops, boarding facilities and animal training businesses to ensure they are correctly licensed by 1 October. The changes will allow businesses to show people buying pets or sending them to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 21:32 by Alan Youel

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South Northamptonshire – Perfectly Placed for Growth

South Northamptonshire Council hosted the Innovation & Investment Conference last week which showcased their renowned open for business approach and to most importantly, to thank all local businesses for their contribution to the local economy.

Over 170 local businesses attended this informative and interactive event, which was the brainchild of the Leader of South Northamptonshire Council, Councillor... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:26 by Alan Youel

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Middleton Cheney Parish Council
Clerk to the Council: Mrs Valerie Furniss
Parish Meeting Room,
Main Road,
Middleton Cheney,
OX17 2LR.

Tel: 01295 713500 email: clerk@middletoncheney.org.uk



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that Jonathan Canning has ceased to be amember of Middleton Cheney... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00 by Alan Youel

Tags: Press Release, Councillors

Annual update on voter registration underway

Those expecting to be able to vote in planned or unplanned elections are being urged to respond to forms being sent to households in South Northamptonshire.

Every year the annual Electoral Canvass starts with a Household Enquiry Form (HEF). This is to confirm which people in the household are eligible to vote. All eligible voters must respond to this form and they can do so quickly and easily online.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Sep 2018 18:08 by Alan Youel

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Report on future of Northamptonshire councils published Friday, 17 August 2018

The proposed local government reform submission papers will be available on Northamptonshire councils' websites from 3pm on Friday, 17 August 2018.

In South Northants, councillors will meet on 30th August. Details of the meeting can be found at https://tinyurl.com/futurenorthants where those papers will be available from Friday 17th at approximately 3pm.

A response to the Secretary of State's invitation... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Aug 2018 11:34 by Alan Youel

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