By Katy Prickett and Emma BaughBBC News, Northamptonshire
A musician and composer who spent a year recording sounds on his daily walk by a river hopes it will inspire others to "pay attention to what we hear".
Nick Penny, 68, recorded wildlife along the River Nene near his home in Oundle, Northamptonshire. Birdsong has inspired his own compositions for decades.
He believes tuning into sound can also help... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 Sep 2023 09:52 by Rebecca
🚧 🚦 Top of New Road CLOSED & traffic lights on Glapthorn Road - delays likely please use alternative routes
These roadworks are part of the Anglian Water planned works to resolve two issues;
• To renew the water main along New Road to reduce the number of burst clusters.
• To increase the flow and pressure into the Cotterstock Road/St Peter's Road area by laying a reinforcement main... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 30 Aug 2023 10:19 by Rebecca
Oundle's Recreation Ground is a public space to be enjoyed by everyone, whether old or young, and especially in the school holidays. It's a facility which should provide a safe space for our children to play in, and our adults to enjoy.
However, and very sadly, we are told that some people have experienced anti-social behaviour whilst at the Recreation Ground. Oundle Town Council (OTC) takes all such... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 09 Aug 2023 13:57 by Rebecca
Once again, Oundle is a Fairtrade Town.
See Facebook OundleFairTrade for more details.
Posted: Fri, 04 Aug 2023 15:08 by Rebecca
Read the latest from Oundle Town Council also featured in the Oundle Advertiser August edition.
Posted: Tue, 01 Aug 2023 15:38 by Rebecca
North Northamptonshire Council (NNC) are reviewing how sport, physical activity and leisure meets the needs and delivers health and wellbeing benefits for residents. This review will support the creation of a Leisure Strategic Framework to shape the future delivery of the services.
Have your say
Please visit the North Northamptonshire Consultation and Engagement Hub for further information including... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2023 14:45 by Rebecca
Due to a closure on the Oundle Road from 22nd July to 3rd September 2023 the X4 BUS will be on diversion.
Stagecoach are unable to serve all the stops in Weldon, Upper and Lower Benefield and stops on Benefield Road Oundle.
Stagecoach will have a shuttle bus in operation serving all the stops between Weldon & Oundle, see timetable https://tinyurl.com/X4OUNDLESHUTTLE
Posted: Fri, 21 Jul 2023 10:39 by Rebecca
North Northamptonshire Council Commissioners are seeking views from residents, those 50 years and above (with or without current care and support needs) regarding the support required for the future within Independent Living Schemes across North Northamptonshire. Whether you currently use the service or are planning to in the future, share your views to shape future commissioning activities.
Have your... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Jul 2023 16:20 by Rebecca
North Northamptonshire Council (NNC) and partners are developing Family Hub networks and want families to play a key part in improving services in their local area. They want to make sure that they hear your voice and views.
NNC has commissioned the University of Northampton to lead a research project so that they can see what is working well and what could be improved.
Have your say
Please visit the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Jul 2023 16:15 by Rebecca
PLEASE NOTE, OUNDLE TOWN COUNCIL WILL BE CARRYING OUT URGENT WORK ON OUR THREE SURFACE WATER DRAINS LOCATED AT THE BOTTOM OF THE CAR PARK ON TUESDAY 18 JULY 2023.
PLEASE DO NOT USE THE PARKING BAYS WHICH RUN ALONG THE WALL BETWEEN THE ROAD AND THE CAR PARK AS THIS AREA WILL NEED TO BE CORDONED OFF TO ALLOW THE CONTRACTORS TO WORK SAFELY.
CARS SHOULD BE MOVED/REPOSITIONED BY 17 JULY 2023.
THE CAR PARK... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 07 Jul 2023 12:14 by Rebecca