The Government has announced that Northamptonshire will remain in Tier 2 of the three tier COVID-19 alert system
The decision is based on the latest available coronavirus data and is in line with the measures set out in the Government's COVID-19 Winter Plan.
This means that Northamptonshire continues to be officially on 'high alert' in terms of risk of exposure and transmission of the virus.
With each tier of the three tier alert system comes tighter local restrictions and guidance which must be followed.
Under... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 10:28 by Rebecca
Thank you to the lighting company SparkX especially Danny, Ed & his fantastic team, for all their hard work setting up the spectacular Christmas lights in Oundle.
We have had so many lovely comments from people saying seeing the lights has really lifted their spirits at a very difficult time.
Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 13:30 by Rebecca
Farmers market this Saturday 12 December, please use the one-way system, keep a distance of 1+ metre, wear a mask, keep interactions brief & follow COVID-19 secure guidelines.
Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 09:30 by Rebecca
The Oundle Christmas Lights have started to be installed. It's now looking like they'll be finished and switched on sometime on Wednesday 2 December.
Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 08:55 by Rebecca
Residents can now give their views on how they think East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) is performing via the annual council survey.
The survey is an opportunity for people to give their feedback on public services in the district, where they feel improvements can be made and also look forward to the new Northamptonshire Council which will replace ENC on 1 April 2021.
Cllr Steven North, Leader of East... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 14:10 by Rebecca
Oundle Christmas lights will be installed on Monday 30 November & Tuesday 1 December.
We're not having an official switch on, the lights will be switched on once installed which will be sometime Tuesday afternoon.
Thank you to Fotheringhay Christmas Trees for kindly donating the Christmas tree in the Market Place.
Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 09:30 by Rebecca
The Government has announced today that Northamptonshire will be placed in Tier 2 of the three tier COVID-19 alert system, starting on Wednesday 2 December.
The decision is based on the latest available data and is in line with the measures set out in the COVID-19 Winter Plan published on Monday.
As announced earlier this week, the tiers have been toughened and many more areas have been placed into... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 16:42 by Rebecca
Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) Highways are making important temporary changes to help protect people who live, work and visit Oundle from the spread of COVID-19, and encourage them back to local shops and businesses in the area when the second lockdown ends. NCC Highways are working to make our streets safer to help customers maintain social distancing during the pandemic to protect themselves... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 10:53 by Rebecca
East Northamptonshire Council and Borough Council of Wellingborough are supporting local businesses to launch an ecommerce presence for the first time.
Retailers and businesses affected by lockdown and who don't already trade online are to receive a significant boost thanks to a partnership between the councils and small business support network, Enterprise Nation.
Funding for a total of 50 businesses... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 16:50 by Rebecca