There are 5.2 million homes and businesses in England at risk of flooding. Don’t assume it's not you.
Whether you live on a hill, in a flat or in an area that's never flooded before, flooding can still affect you, putting your home, your possessions and your family at risk. In England there are over 5 million properties at risk of flooding, but most people assume it'll never happen to them. According to recent polling, only a third of people in areas at risk of flooding believe that their home could... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 09:00 by Rebecca
Sunday's announcement marked big changes to those in England. Again we face severe social restrictions in a bid to stop the spread of the disease and save lives. For the Clinically Extremely Vulnerable (CEV), extra advice sees many heed warnings not to go to work, shops or pharmacies. This means many will become once more dependent on volunteers to help with basic tasks like fetching groceries and... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 15:10 by Rebecca
1. Stay at home, except for specific purposes.
2. Avoid meeting people you do not live with, except for specific purposes.
3. Close certain businesses and venues.
Stay at home, reduce your day-to-day contact with other people, and together we can help reduce the spread of infection, protect the NHS and save lives.
Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 16:30 by Rebecca
8 November at 1.30pm
Royal British Legion and other organisations will be laying wreaths at the Oundle War Memorial on Sunday 8 November 2020 at 1.30pm
We will broadcast the event live on Oundle Town Council Facebook page @www.oundle.gov.uk
Following the broadcast we will post the video on our website to be viewed at anytime.
Please do not gather at the war memorial.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, people... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 15:52 by Rebecca
Oundle Halfpipe is finished & the fencing will come down on Tuesday 27 October 2020. Please read the safety instructions before using it & enjoy!
Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:23 by Rebecca
Rampchild is making great progress on the new halfpipe ramp in the Recreation Ground. The base is nearly completed & we're expecting it to be completely finished by early next week (weather permitting).
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 15:23 by Rebecca
PHONE 01832 275433
Registered charity number: 1161080
Supported by East Northamptonshire Council
During the Coronavirus restrictions, Volunteer Action can offer the following services:
Transport to medical appointments (charges apply)
Free Prescription collection & delivery service (charges apply)
Food shopping and delivery (charges apply)
Friend-on-the-phone service.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 14:29 by Rebecca
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
Oundle Town Council has honoured a long standing booking for James Richards Circus at the Recreation Ground next week.
They are following all the current Government guidelines and count as an outside event, their Risk Assessment is very thorough, and Environmental Health at ENC have approved their COVID-19 precautions which includes the following;
- Reduced capacity to one third of their maximum capacity... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 14:26 by Rebecca
New X4 timetable (back to the old route) from 30th August. Stagecoach say they'll put notes on the presently used bus stops saying they will stop being used on August 30th - please spread the word.
Posted: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 09:42 by Rebecca