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New Chairman elected at East Northants Council virtually

New Chairman elected at East Northants Council virtually

History was made this week as technology and tradition combined when East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) welcomed a new Chairman for its last Civic Year via the first virtual full council meeting.

Following two previous successful committee meetings, ENC Councillors gathered to witness Cllr Helen Howell take over from outgoing chairman Cllr Dudley Hughes, at the Annual Meeting of the council for 2020/21.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 09:59 by Rebecca

Tags: News, News update

Thursday Market Increases to 4 Stalls

Thursday Market Increases to 4 Stalls

Thursday market on 14 May, 8am to 1pm, has increased to 4 stalls;

  1. Fruit & Veg
  2. Household Goods
  3. Plants/Flowers
  4. Pet food

The one-way system used last week will remain the same. The entrance is at the St Osyth's end of the Market Place and once you have visited the stalls you will be able to leave the marketplace near Tesco.

Both ends will be monitored by Council staff and social distance stickers or markers... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 17:10 by Rebecca

Tags: Market, News, Update

Trial Market on Thursday 7 May

Trial Market on Thursday 7 May

OTC has reviewed holding the regular Thursday market, and having talked to other local councils, is trialling running a smaller market this Thursday.

Following Government guidelines and best practices elsewhere the trial market will be open from 8am to 1pm on Thursday 7th May with two stalls, Fruit and Vegetables and Household goods.

Based on the markets now running at Higham Ferrers and in other towns... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 08:54 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

Community Resilience Update

Community Resilience Update

Read the latest issue from the Local Resilience Forum including updates on;

- Calling all volunteers

- Crime Prevention Information - Scam Emails

- Coronavirus Response & Recovery Fund

- Crime Prevention Advice from Northants Police

Issue 8 - Community Resilience Update

Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 14:04 by Rebecca

Tags: News, Update

A mayoral message to the kids who submitted drawings for the "Thank you" banners

A mayoral message to the kids who submitted drawings for the "Thank you" banners

To all of those who sent pictures in for the 'Thank You Key workers, NHS and Volunteer' posters, I'd like to congratulate you all for the great art work and messages. I loved the colours, and the messages were spot on, simply 'Thank You'. You got this over far better than any of us could have.

There was not enough room to get all of the designs onto the posters, but all of them will be displayed on... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 11:00 by Rebecca

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Community Resilience Update

Community Resilience Update

Read the latest issue from the Local Resilience Forum including updates on;

- Reaching out to the vulnerable

- New guidelines on prescription delivery

- Support to become an official or constituted group

- Good news stories from across the county

Issue 7 - Community Resilience Update

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 10:30 by Rebecca

Tags: News

Community Resilience Update

Community Resilience Update

Read the latest issue from the Local Resilience Forum including updates on;

- Support Line

- Anglian Water Priority Register

- #NorthantsTogether

- Good news stories from across the county

Issue 6 - Community Resilience Update

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 16:00 by Rebecca

Tags: News, News update

Parts of Oundle have lost internet connection

The network providers are aware and repair work is being carried out, however it's unlikely to be restored until sometime tomorrow.

If you have any questions about your internet service please contact your network provider.

Unfortunately, Volunteer Action's phones have also been affected. You won't be able to contact them until the internet has been restored. If they have your contact details, and you... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 11:53 by Rebecca

Tags: News

Interim arrangements for North and West Northamptonshire shadow councils agreed by Government

Interim arrangements for North and West Northamptonshire shadow councils agreed by Government

Plans to create two new unitary councils for the county from next April will now continue within the planned timescales following the confirmation today of new legislation by the government.

Following the postponement of May's local elections because of the Covid-19 pandemic, an alternative approach and new legislation were needed for the creation of the organisations.

The response to the current Public... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 15:26 by Rebecca

Tags: News, News update

Calling all children – Create “thank you” posters for our “thank you” banners

Calling all children – Create “thank you” posters for our “thank you” banners

We want to create some "thankyou" banners to display around Oundle, to show the NHS, key workers and volunteers how very grateful we are for the work they are doing to keep us safe and to keep Oundle running.

We'd like to invite the children of Oundle to help us decorate these banners with their "thank you" posters. Take a photo of one you've already done or get arty and create a new one.

Email your... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 16:45 by Rebecca

Tags: News, News update