From small to large, businesses across Northamptonshire are being urged to stay in touch, remain organised and keep projects moving along in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and an increase in employees working from home.
Destination Nene Valley (DNV), a partnership led by East Northamptonshire Council, has teamed up with So Very Creative, a local marketing agency based in Northampton, to create... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 10:30 by Rebecca
Nene Valley News: Read about how Oundle has come together to support those in need in the area during the coronavirus crisis
18 April 2020 - Oundle comes together
Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 10:00 by Rebecca
To assist Police with managing reports and balance their demand they ask you report suspected breaches of Covid19 using their online link: Tell us about possible breach coronavirus measures
Please make sure you've read and understood the guidance on the stay at home measures.
Only tell the Police something if you feel there is a significant issue or serious breach of the restrictions.
Posted: Wed, 15 Apr 2020 12:56 by Rebecca
The Local Resilience Forum is made up from key organisations across Northamptonshire such as emergency services, health and local authorities who put in place plans under the Civil Contingencies Act 2004. These organisations are now operating within the strategic coordination centre to respond to this pandemic.
Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 12:01 by Rebecca
Oundle Primary School appeals for any spare or unwanted tablets,notebooks or large sim-free mobile phones
As the thought of a long summer of home schooling looms, Oundle Primary School (OPS) is making an appeal for any spare or unwanted tablets/notebooks, even large sim-free mobile phones that some pupils who don't have access to such devices could use for their home learning.
If you have an unwanted or unused tablet etc at home, and would be willing to donate it to OPS, please read on.
Devices should be... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 09:45 by Rebecca
Police Will Use Enforcement Against Those Who Continue To Flout Covid-19 Restrictions In Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire Police is preparing to up its enforcement activity against those who continue to flout the COVID-19 restrictions in the county.
The Force has not issued any fines for non-compliance so far, preferring to adopt an approach which seeks to educate people, engage with them and explain how their behaviour could affect others.
While the majority of the public have been fantastic in staying... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 11:03 by Rebecca
The NHS has launched a coronavirus status checker. Use this quick status checker to tell them about your current experience of the virus, no matter how mild your symptoms may be. The more people that respond, the more informed the NHS will be to the coronavirus.
Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 10:33 by Rebecca
Following the Council's decision to go ahead with the farmer's market on Saturday 11 April we have received comments from residents from Oundle and the surrounding villages, and doctors from Oundle surgery, which has caused us to reconsider the decision. Although the current Government guidelines permits markets to continue selling food and groceries and East Northamptonshire Council Environmental... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 12:00 by Rebecca
The current Government guidelines permits markets to continue selling food and groceries so people can buy the essentials they need to live. To make sure traders and customers can maintain social distancing the Council has made the difficult decision to permit only seven essential traders to attend.
Please find below a list of traders attending. Only visit the market if you need to and if possible contact... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 15:40 by Rebecca
East Northamptonshire Council receives Government funding to support businesses during coronavirus pandemic
As part of help on offer for local businesses across the district, East Northamptonshire Council has been allocated support funds to provide financial grants to those companies in need.
This money has been received by East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) from central Government and will be distributed to companies over the coming weeks to provide vital support for organisations across the district.
The... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:38 by Rebecca