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Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:09 by Sally Willis
If You Care For Someone Living With Dementia The Herbert Protocol Is Here To Help
Northamptonshire Police is introducing a scheme to help keep people with dementia safe and found.
The Herbert Protocol encourages families and carers of people living with dementia to compile key information about them on a form, including their description, a current photograph, medical information, favourite locations,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:53 by Sally Willis
Please note that there is a service at the War memorial this Sunday to mark Remembrance Sunday. As in previous years there will be a road closure between the Village Hall and the War Memorial from 10.30 - 11.30 to allow the parade of the uniformed groups and anyone else wishing to join them.
Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 10:45 by Sally Willis
Northamptonshire County Council has been advised of changes to Stagecoach Midland's commercial bus network with effect from Sunday 6th January 2019. By law, Stagecoach Midlands must inform the County Council of these changes before they are registered publicly although the County Council do not have any powers to prevent these changes from happening.
There are changes to many bus services and you may... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 10:40 by Sally Willis
Specialist advisors have recommended a spring start for repair and conservation work to Northampton's Eleanor Cross.
During investigations carried out in the past few months, the expert team working on the project discovered that the primary issue of masonry movement has been caused by degraded iron cramps which are more than a century old.
These are essentially iron fittings holding the various parts... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:38 by Sally Willis
Police have become aware that recently, particularly the mornings at about 0800hrs, males have been seen looking into vehicles in the Wootton area. Please keep all vehicles locked and secured and have nothing on show at all.
There have also been two confirmed vehicle breaks where items were left on show.
If you see anyone suspicious then please call in on 101 or 999 if a crime is taking place.
As... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:35 by Sally Willis
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