Serving the people of Oundle

  • Clerk to Oundle Town Council - Emma Baker
  • Mayor of Oundle Town Council - Councillor Ian Clark

Tags: News update

Local Government Bulletin

15 October 2020

Coronavirus update on areas in local Covid alert levels

The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care today (15 October) provided an Oral Statement to Parliament on the Government's local action strategy and areas of England that will move into local Covid alert level high from Saturday 17 October.

The Government has also updated the full list of local COVID alert levels by area.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 12:38 by Rebecca

Tags: News update, Update

MET Office Issues Yellow Weather Warning - Heavy Rain expected to bring some disruption

MET Office Issues Yellow Weather Warning - Heavy Rain expected to bring some disruption

Heavy rain will push north and west across the UK, clearing from much of southeast England by Saturday afternoon.

However, it is expected to remain heavy and persistent throughout Saturday and into mid-Sunday across the country. This is likely to bring flooding and some disruption to travel.

For the latest forecasts and weather warnings visit Met Office

Posted: Sat, 03 Oct 2020 09:06 by Rebecca

Tags: News update, Weather

MET Office issues Yellow Warning for Wind Today - Risk of Heavy Rain and More Strong Winds Next Week

MET Office issues Yellow Warning for Wind Today - Risk of Heavy Rain and More Strong Winds Next Week

With further gusts to speeds of around 50mph, the Yellow Warning for Wind remains in place for all parts of the East Midlands until 1800 today. This warning still brings a Medium Likelihood of Low Impacts, which means that:

  • some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport are likely
  • probably some bus and train services affected, with some journeys taking longer
  • delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 16:02 by Rebecca

Tags: News update, Weather

Eight reasons to Shop Local this week to help the high street bounce back

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

Tags: News update

Play equipment at the Recreation Ground & St Christopher’s Drive are now OPEN

Play equipment at the Recreation Ground & St Christopher’s Drive are now OPEN

We are pleased to announce the play equipment at the Recreation ground and St Christopher's Drive are now open.

The play equipment has been cleaned and will be inspected once a week.

Please follow the play area rules:

  • Parents - bring hand sanitiser to wipe equipment and your children's hands before and after use
  • Do not eat eat or drink in the play area
  • Kids, give each other room, don't touch your face... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 14:26 by Rebecca

Tags: News, News update

East Northants residents urged to check they are registered to vote

East Northants residents urged to check they are registered to vote

Residents across East Northamptonshire are being warned not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them by making sure their electoral registration details are correct.

The annual canvass ensures that East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) can keep the electoral register up to date, identifying any residents who are not registered to vote and encouraging them to register, so they can have their say... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:50 by Rebecca

Tags: News, News update

FREE WOOD

FREE WOOD

The last of the Snipe Meadow boardwalk has been removed - please help yourself to the old wood, it's FREE.

The old wood pile is behind the houses on St Peter's Road at the back of the Rugby Club car park next to the trees.

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:31 by Rebecca

Tags: News, News update

Farmers Market 11 July 2020

Farmers Market 11 July 2020

It's the farmers market this Saturday 11 July; open from 8am to 1pm with 15 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: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 16:00 by Rebecca

Tags: Market, News update

East Northamptonshire Council looking to re-open doors next week

East Northamptonshire Council looking to re-open doors next week

East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) is set to re-open its doors to the residents and businesses of the district following the coronavirus pandemic. It is anticipated that from Monday, 6 July, visitors who require a face-to-face appointment at ENC's Thrapston offices will be asked to book via an appointment system.

Anyone requesting a face-to-face service will be asked a series of questions to identify... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 16:52 by Rebecca

Tags: News update