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Farmers Market 13 February 2021

Farmers Market 13 February 2021

Farmers market next Saturday 13 February, please use the one-way system, keep a distance of 2+ metres, wear a mask, keep interactions brief & follow COVID-19 secure guidelines.

Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 10:26 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

New Street - Carriageway Resurfacing 6-7 Feb 2021 CANCELLED

New Street - Carriageway Resurfacing 6-7 Feb 2021 CANCELLED

Due to the current forecast of prolonged cold/severe weather the scheduled road works in New Street this weekend have been cancelled, and all other scheduled work, until further notice.

Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 09:33 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

New Road - Carriageway Resurfacing Update

New Road - Carriageway Resurfacing Update

Unfortunately, the resurfacing schedule of New Road has slipped due to the discovery of a spring, which may have been the root cause of so many issues over so many years. Highways and Paragon will be trying to solve it with further excavations over the next week or so (and apologies on their behalf), and as long as the weather holds off, will get finished as soon as they can.

Work on New Street this... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 15:56 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

Gritting - the winter service

Gritting - the winter service

Northamptonshire Highways do not have the resources to grit every path and road in the county and encourage people to use the 1500 grit bins across the county.

There is a common misconception that the public could be held liable it they use the from the grits bins. This is not true and Northamptonshire Highways actively encourage people to use the grit in these bins on public paths, roads and public... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 15:17 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

New Street - Carriageway Resurfacing 6-7 Feb 2021

New Street - Carriageway Resurfacing 6-7 Feb 2021

Start date – Saturday 6 February 2021

Completion – Sunday 7 February 2021

(Weather dependent)

Scheme type – Carriageway resurface and associated civil works on New Street, Oundle

Traffic management – Road closure and 2- way temporary traffic lights on Market Place.

Hours of work – 08:00 – 18:00

Northamptonshire Highways will soon start resurfacing works on New Street,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 09:50 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

Wildflower Wardens

Wildflower Wardens

OTC is keen to adopt a long term wildflower strategy around the town, and as such would like to take some early steps on 4 pieces of our own land –

  1. Creed Road
  2. St Christopher's Drive
  3. Culme Close
  4. The Rec

We'd like to hear from anyone who would be willing to act as a "Wildflower Warden" for one of each of these pieces of land, helping oversee the first seed sewing, and helping us grow (excuse the pun)... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 14:00 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

Oundle Town Council Update - Jan/Feb 2021

Oundle Town Council Update - Jan/Feb 2021

Here is the latest update from Oundle Town Council - also featured in the Oundle Advertiser

Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 11:01 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

East Northamptonshire Council Local Plan Part 2 Consultation

As many of you will be aware, last year our Neighbourhood Plan failed inspection. Much of it was subsumed into the ENC Local Plan 2, which is now heading towards the same stage, and you may well want to be involved, to either cheer it or jeer it.

Either way, two dates for your diary –

1 – ENC Planning Policy Meeting. Next Wednesday, 27th Jan – starts shortly before 7pm – details... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 10:16 by Emma Baker

Tags: News, News update

AMBER WARNING: Heavy Rainfall expected, flooding likely

AMBER WARNING: Heavy Rainfall expected, flooding likely

Heavy rainfall expected between 06:00 Tue 19 Jan 2021 and 12:00 Thu 21 Jan 2021.

The heavy rainfall combined with some snowmelt across the hills is likely to lead to flooding.

What to expect

Homes and businesses are likely to be flooded, causing damage to some buildings

Fast flowing or deep floodwater is likely, causing danger to life

Delays and some cancellations to train and bus services are likely

Spray... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 13:30 by Rebecca

Tags: News

New Street - Carriageway Resurfacing starting Thursday 21 January 2021

New Street - Carriageway Resurfacing starting Thursday 21 January 2021

Start date – Thursday 21 January 2021

Completion – Friday 22 January 2021

Scheme type – Carriageway resurface and civil works on New Street, Oundle

Traffic management – Road closure

Hours of work – 08:00 – 17:00

Northamptonshire Highways are scheduled to carry out resurfacing works on New Street, Oundle. These works will improve the structural stability of the road and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 16:25 by Rebecca

Tags: News

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