We all know that the wide range of shops in Oundle is one of it's great benefits, and we need to treasure them to keep them, especially in tough times like these.
Local councils and the Oundle Business Association are doing all they can to help local shops, but can't do it without the support of the local community (OR you, the local shopper?) choosing to use local providers.
Here's 8 key reasons why... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Aug 2020 15:55 by Rebecca
The North Bridge will be reopened this evening as planned.
Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 16:17 by Rebecca
It's the farmers market this Saturday 8 August; open from 8am to 1pm with 16 stalls - Farmers Market Map
- Please use the one-way system - entrance at St Osyth's and the exit near Tesco.
- Keep 2 metres apart
- Where it's not possible to stay 2 metres apart keep a distance of 1+ metre & precautions such as wearing a mask, keep interactions brief & follow COVID-19 secure guidelines
- The public toilets... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 10:20 by Rebecca
"In light of the recent closure/reopening of Oundle North Bridge, but also with an eye to the uncertainties about the forthcoming return of schools, it seems risky to tweak the X4 timetable/route too often in August.
So, even when North Bridge is reopened to large vehicles, the X4 will continue on its existing route and timetable until AUGUST 30th, when it is hoped it can move back to its previous routing... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 09:49 by Rebecca
The Council has taken the very difficult decision to cancel this year's Christmas Market.
The market requires significant management so under the current circumstances there are just too many risks factors to manage the event safely and the health and safety of everyone is of the upmost importance.
We're aiming to put up the Christmas lights and Christmas tree with a low key light switch on. We'll post... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 13:07 by Rebecca
With the Government launching a new initiative to combat obesity in England, East Northamptonshire Council is encouraging everyone to explore the countryside, cycle paths and Nene Valley on two wheels whilst getting fit and healthy at the same time.
For those who want to get out and about in East Northamptonshire, but are not sure where to start, Destination Nene Valley has plenty of resources on their... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 11:07 by Rebecca
Having seen how successful the What3Words app has been across the world, East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) is now encouraging anyone who wishes to report fly tipping across the district to use the app.
What3Words works using the principle that every 3m x 3m square of the world has been assigned an address of three words. For example one 3m x 3m square at East Northamptonshire Council's Cedar Drive... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:25 by Rebecca
Oundle North Bridge is CLOSED ⛔ from 8am on Tuesday 28 July & will re-open on Thursday 6 August at 5pm while NCC Highways contractors carry out repair works.
Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:06 by Rebecca
After an inspection today and some minor repairs to the Skatepark ramps, it has been decided to only close one ramp on the Skatepark. This has clearly been taped off and signage added indicating this area is closed. PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS RAMP. All other ramps remain open for public use. We will keep you updated on our progress with the damaged (closed) ramp. Thank you.
Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 15:37 by Lisa Allan