A resident was tricked into paying to have a roof tile fixed. The men said they would come back to fix others and then asked if they could go inside for a coffee. Luckily to resident said NO as there may have also been a distraction burglary! The men mixed concrete in a bucket on the drive. The vehicle involved was a white unmarked van –not a large one – with ladders on the top.
One man... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 12:08 by Sally Willis
NOTICE OF VACANCY
in the Office of Parish Councillor
for the Parish of Hardingstone
- Under section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, notice is hereby given, that a casual vacancy now exists for a Parish Councillor in the Parish of Hardingstone arising from the resignation from office of Councillor Gary Shields.
- If within 14* days (26th April 2019) of publication of this notice, an election is requested... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 13:18 by Sally Willis
Each year the Parish Council budgets to allow small grants to local non profit groups that benefit the community.
To apply for a grant please complete the attached form and return it by the deadline of 18th April 2019.
Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:10 by Sally Willis
What a difference a couple of years make. Photos taken 2016 and last week.
Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:27 by Sally Willis
A Northampton Borough Council spokesperson said: "We have levelled out a large number of ruts, drops and ditches which were created without authorisation at Cherry Orchard Woods, in response to complaints from people who use the park which their children and dogs.
"The wooded area is Borough Council owned parkland, intended for recreation and appropriate public use, and not for bikes. Some of these... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:06 by Sally Willis
The planning application for the first phase of the SUE is available online here.
The Parish Council will be discussing this at a meeting on 26th February 2019.
Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 12:21 by Sally Willis
Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold is updating his Police and Crime Plan and launching a new Fire & Rescue Plan – his first since taking responsibility for Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Service in January 2019.
In both plans, Stephen has outlined his priorities for actions that will help create a safer county, along with the activities that will help to... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 12:20 by Sally Willis
This will be the new magazine just for Hardingstone, popping through your letter box sometime in the spring.
Hardingstone Parish council have agreed to support this venture, for six editions over an initial trial period of a year.
'HP Source' will only be a useful source of information if we get lots of community content – so news, posters, reports, photos, whatever you'd like to read, we need... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 10:24 by Sally Willis
Northamptonshire Police are warning people once again of scammers contacting elderly & vulnerable victims claiming to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) that trick people into paying bogus debts and taxes using gift cards.
The fraudsters are asking victims to purchase gift cards as payment. There are a variety of methods being used including calls, texts and voicemails. Thieves just need the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:46 by Sally Willis
Interested in rivers or boating? You can volunteer to be an Anglian Waterways Volunteer with the Environment Agency at Northampton Marina. Volunteers will assist boaters travelling through the locks, help to keep the site tidy and attractive and attend river events. No boating experience is needed as the EA provide full training and uniform. Cambridgeshire ACRE is managing this scheme on behalf of... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:43 by Sally Willis