In light of the "unprecedented" nature of the third lockdown, OTC was delighted to follow the examples of two of our District Councillors in making important emergency grants to Oundle Primary and Prince William Schools – funds that are desperately needed for the purchase of laptops for pupils who are distance learning again. Councillor Jake Vowles and Councillor Phil Stearn committed £3,000... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 14:45 by Rebecca
At the Full Council meeting on Feb 16th, we decided -
- to allocate £90,000 in S106 funding for the cycleway on Glapthorn Road
- to get an outside contractor to cut the cemetery grass this year, at significant additional cost. It's an important amenity for Oundle, a town that has little green space.
- how best to challenge sections of the ENC Local Plan and how we might develop housing in Oundle
Did we... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 09:30 by Rebecca
Step 1 starts on Monday 8 March and with each step we get closer to getting back to normal life, hopefully by the end of June 2021 if we keep following the Governments advice.
More information - 'COVID-19 Response - Spring 2021'
Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 16:35 by Rebecca
As you may recall from an Advertiser a couple of months ago, OTC is holding it's precept fixed for 2021-22. We understand the financial pressures of the pandemic and wanted that to be understood as the new North Northants Council is formed. To this effect, your Mayor wrote this letter on Oundle's behalf to the Shadow body that will become North Northamptonshire on April 1st 2021. We hope the message... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 14:30 by Rebecca
Here is the latest update from Oundle Town Council - also featured in the Oundle Advertiser
Posted: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 11:29 by Rebecca
East Northamptonshire Council's (ENC) development plan for Oundle - Is this what Oundle needs? Consultation now open online - Ends 4:30pm 19th March 2021
Our town's future is laid out in the East Northamptonshire Local Plan 2. The Oundle content of this plan is very different to what the town asked for in the various representations over the past 3 years.
There... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 15:30 by Rebecca
The work postponed on New Road will continue on Thursday 18 February to Saturday 20 February and then on Monday 1st March to Wednesday 3 March. No road closure this time, Northamptonshire Highways contactors will use traffic management to minimise the disruption so you may experience some delays. Please use other available routes. Residents directly affected by the roadworks will be contacted... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 13:40 by Rebecca
Northamptonshire Police is reminding parents to ensure their children are not breaking Covid-19 legislation during the half-term holiday.
The Force is regularly receiving reports from across the county from people concerned that young people are breaching lockdown rules by gathering in large groups, in particular at skate parks, and in some cases resulting in anti-social behaviour issues including criminal... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 13:34 by Rebecca
PHONE 01832 275433
Registered charity number: 1161080
Supported by East Northamptonshire Council We are still operating but have modified our services during the pandemic and are currently able to offer:
- Transport to medical appointments only. This includes dentists, opticians and all ancillary services. We can also help with getting you to your COVID vaccination... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 11:21 by Rebecca
In the next few months, OTC is revamping and relaunching the Oundle.info website under the banner of loveOundle. It aims to meet the needs of residents AND visitors better, and help us bounce back after covid.
As such, we'd like to gather and headline as many local photos and photographers as possible, showing off our lovely home to the best of our ability. We don't have any budget I fear, at this stage,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 09:53 by Rebecca