Currently, Northamptonshire County Council commissions (i.e. buys) a number of services through Northamptonshire Association for the Blind (NAB).
These services offer adults with sight loss advice, help and practical support to overcome the emotional and practical challenges of living with sight loss. This helps them to live as full, active and independent a life as possible in their own home and/or... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:56 by Sally Willis
Currently, DeafConnect has a contract with Northamptonshire County Council to provide a number of services to help deaf and hard of hearing adults to continue to live independently in their own home, with their family or carer(s).
DeafConnect offers an information, advice and support service to promote independence including access to specialist equipment and interpreting services. DeafConnect also... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:55 by Sally Willis
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: Tue, 02 Oct 2018 10:37 by Sally Willis
The audit accounts for Hardingstone Parish Council for the year ending 31st March 2018 has been completed and the accounts have been published.
Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:13 by Sally Willis
Our maintenance person has advised that on his litter picking rounds he has had to pick up soiled nappies at the Recreation ground.
For the health of those using the Rec, please ensure that soiled nappies are either correctly bagged and put in the bins provided or taken home and put in the bin there.
Posted: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:21 by Sally Willis
POLICE have issued the following reports of crimes in Hardingstone.
Late August- Heritage Farm Close
3rd August - Bouverie Road
8th August - Ansell Way
20th August – Ansell Way
A 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with attempted robbery and being in possession of an offensive weapon following an incident in Heritage Farm Close,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:02 by Sally Willis
People in Northampton are being asked to have their say on how proposed changes to the Council Tax Reduction scheme may affect them.
The scheme, operated by Northampton Borough Council, provides financial support for people on low incomes, to help them pay their council tax bill. Any changes to the scheme will directly affect all working-age households that currently receive a reduction.
To make sure... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:59 by Sally Willis
From 17 September, residents in Northampton may see changes to their waste and recycling collection, as Northampton Borough Council and Veolia further improve the services.
Waste and recycling collection days are reducing down from six days a week to five, after Saturdays were highlighted by residents as being an unpopular collection day. The new collection rounds will take place from Monday to Friday,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:26 by Sally Willis
Anti-social behaviour and low level crime affects people's life on a daily basis. Acts such as vandalism, damage to someone's property, noise, drunkenness, low level theft, or harassment can have a real impact on individuals, businesses and whole communities.
In low level cases where the offender admits the offence, and with the agreement of the victim, the victim can work with the police to choose... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:03 by Sally Willis
The Parish Council have received more details about the plans for the New Homes behind The Warren. (Planning Application N/2013/0338)
We are consulting the village on these plans at the parish room as follows:
Sat 25th Aug 10-12
Tues 28th Aug & Thurs 30th Aug 11 - 1
Sat 1st Sept 12 - 2
Posted: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 20:30 by Sally Willis