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Update on SUE

We have been advised that Homes England (the new name for Homes and Communities Agency) have named their development partner as Kier Ltd. Over the next few weeks you may see activity on site as they start their investigations.

Over the next few months there will start to be some consultations and the final planning application. Please keep an eye on the website, Facebook and our noticeboards for more information.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 12:40 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Consultation, Planning

Please be a responsible dog walker

If you own and walk your dog it is your responsibility to ensure that you pick up after it. This is also the case if your dog uses someone else's garden or driveway as a toilet.

Whilst the majority of people are picking up, and we thank you, it appears that there are some that are picking up and then leaving the bags in trees and bushes. Please take these home, or to the nearest bin. This waste can be put in any public bin, it doesn't need to be a.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 12:04 by Sally Willis

Tags: News

Update on Rail Freight Interchanges

Update on Rail Freight Interchanges

For those wondering what has happened to the proposals to build two massive Rail Freight Interchanges on adjacent pieces of land in South Northants, attached is a brief summary of what we know, written by members of Stop Rail Central and Stop Roxhill groups.

Hardingstone Parish Council, whilst noting that Hardingstone itself may not be directly effected, feel this will have an impact on the road network and have agreed to.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 11:03 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Consultation, Planning

Take Five To Stop Fraud

Take Five To Stop Fraud Week is part of the national campaign from Financial Fraud Action UK and the Government, backed by the banking industry coming together to tackle fraud.

The advice being issued this week is really simple but it can stop you becoming a victim of fraud.

  • A genuine bank or organisation will never contact you out of the blue to ask for your PIN, full password or to move money to another account. Only give out.. Read More »

  • Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 11:05 by Sally Willis

    Tags: News, Police, Neighbourhood Watch

    Road Closure - Hackleton Road

    Road Closure - Hackleton Road

    Hackleton Road will be closed 12th February for one day whilst cat 2 repairs are undertaken. See picture for diversion.

    Should you need any further detail, please contact Oliver Sibley of KierWSP on 01604 883400.

    Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:46 by Sally Willis

    Tags: News, Northampton County Council, Highways

    We are on Facebook!

    We are on Facebook!

    Hardingstone Parish Council now have a facebook page.

    Please use the link on the right under What's On to click through. Like our page and we will be able to keep up you to date with news from the Parish Council and more.

    Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:26 by Sally Willis

    Tags: News

    Trading Standards Warning of Bogus Callers in the wake of weather conditions

    In the likelihood of damage caused by last night's high winds, Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards is issuing a warning for people to beware of bogus cold callers.

    Trading Standards has advised that rogue traders could use the unusually stormy weather as a way of persuading people that they need work done on their property or garden – such as repairing loose roof tiles or removing damaged trees.. Read More »

    Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:59 by Sally Willis

    Tags: News, Northampton County Council, Police

    Northampton’s new environmental service contractor

    Northampton Borough Council has awarded its new environmental services contract to leading company Veolia.

    Following a tough competitive process, the company's proposed service was felt most likely to deliver the exceptional service people in Northampton deserve.

    This includes bringing street cleansing standards up to scratch and roll-out of new recycling bins within four months of the new contract's June launch.. Read More »

    Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:41 by Sally Willis

    Tags: News, Northampton Borough Council

    Northampton remembers the Holocaust

    Holocaust Memorial Day will be marked by Northampton Borough Council on Wednesday, 24 January, with two public events at The Guildhall.

    A short ceremony will take place at 12 noon in the Guildhall courtyard, followed by a larger community event in the Great Hall in the evening, at which community groups and dignitaries will deliver a series of readings and performances inspired by this year's memorial day theme: "The power of words.".. Read More »

    Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:38 by Sally Willis

    Tags: News, Northampton Borough Council, Events

    Influence the future of your museum service

    Anyone who would like to influence the future of the museum service in Northampton has been invited to apply to be part of a consultative focus group.

    Northampton Museums and Art Gallery (NMAG) is working with The Audience Agency to conduct research to inform its future plans.

    This research includes consultation on the site plans and facilities, ideas for exhibitions and events, as well wider discussions around what.. Read More »

    Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:10 by Sally Willis

    Tags: News, Northampton Borough Council, Consultation

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