Tags: News

M1 Road Closures 21st November - 11th December 2022

Please find below the updated traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 21 November and includes closure information until Sunday 11 December 2022.

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant review during this period and will aim where... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 12:02 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Road Closures

Update on M1 Junctions 13-16 scheme – continuation of phased opening

I am writing to update you on our progress on the second and third sections of the upgraded M1 motorway between junctions 13 and 16.

Four lanes on the 9.4-mile stretch between Newport Pagnell Services and junction 15 (Northampton) of the M1 are already available for traffic with a 60mph speed limit.

The third section of the upgraded motorway on the M1 between junction 15 (Northampton) and junction 16... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 13:45 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Road Closures

Waste and Recycling Collection Arrangements for Christmas

Waste and Recycling Collection Arrangements for Christmas

West Northants Council have advised their Christmas period arrangements for Waste collection:

Recycling and Waste collections remain unchanged over the festive period for Hardingstone.

Garden Waste Collections are suspended between 24th December and 6th January.

Real Christmas Trees will be collected between 9th and 20th January, leave out with your recycling. If over 6 foot please cut in half. You do... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 09:36 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Waste

M1 Road Closures 10-30 October 2022

Please find below the updated traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for week commencing 10 October and includes closure information until Sunday 30 October 2022. The information also includes closures for the Northampton Gateway Project, highlighted in yellow.

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Oct 2022 11:02 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Road Closures

Books of Condolence

Books of Condolence

There will be a book of condolence at St Edmunds church. Opening hours are 9am to 4pm.

There are also books at West Northants Council sites:

Opening times are as follows:

  • Great Hall, Northampton Guildhall: 8.30am to 6pm (Saturdays 9.30am to 5pm)
  • Towcester Forum: 9am to 5pm
  • Daventry Lodge Road: 9am to 5pm

Please be aware that during peak periods there may be queues.

The book of condolence will be closed on... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 10:42 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Remembrance

In memory of HM The Queen

In memory of HM The Queen

Our thoughts are with the Royal Family following news that Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, has passed.
We will keep our website updated with details of how you can access books of condolence, both physical and online, as soon as that information is available. We will also post updates on our
website on local services and events to mark Her Majesty's passing.

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 07:55 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Remembrance

M1 Road Closures 18-24 July 2022

Please find below the amended traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 18 July – 24 July 2022. The information also includes closures for the Northampton Gateway Project, highlighted in yellow.

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 10:32 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Road Closures

West Northamptonshire Parks Visitors Feedback Survey

West Northamptonshire Parks Visitors Feedback Survey

West Northants Council manages over 190 parks and open spaces, the majority being situated within Northampton Town. This feedback survey is about 24 of these parks. We would like to hear about the park you visit the most. The information you provide will help us to improve our parks and open spaces and to prioritise work plans.

This consultation closes at midnight on 31 March 2023.

Have your say

Please... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jul 2022 13:17 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, Consultations, News, Parks, West Northamptonshire Council

Over 12 million suspicious emails reported by the public

What is phishing and how does it work?

You wouldn't let a thief enter your home, but what if the thief was masquerading as someone familiar, such as a postman, and tricked you into opening the door? Phishing works in a similar way - criminals impersonate trusted organisations by creating legitimate-looking messages and websites in order to trick people into opening the doors to their personal information.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 13:03 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Police

M1 Road Closures 11th - 24th July 2022

Please find below the traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 11 July – 24 July 2022. The information also includes closures for the Northampton Gateway Project, highlighted in yellow.

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 12:06 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Road Closures