Storm Ciara Update
Saturday 8 Feb to Sunday 9 Feb 2020
Storm Ciara will bring very strong winds, up to 60mph, starting late Saturday night (around midnight) and throughout Sunday until late evening (23:59pm).
Although the chances of anything serious happening is low there is a possibility the high winds may cause disruption to road, rail, air & ferry, some roads & bridges may be closed, power cuts, damage to buildings... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 07 Feb 2020 14:56 by Rebecca
MET Office Issues Yellow Weather Warning - Very High Winds Expected
The MET office has issued a yellow warning for this weekend (Saturday 8 Feb & Sunday 9 Feb) very strong winds are expected which may bring disruption to parts of the UK
For more information visit MET office website
Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 15:30 by Rebecca
HAVE YOUR SAY - SECTION 106 FUNDING
Section 106 money is funding that is provided by developers to mitigate any problems that new development may cause.The Council has received S106 funding in the past for outdoor and indoor youth and adult activities.
We are currently using S106 funding to add a cycleway in Oundle; replacing the boardwalk on Snipe Meadow; and towards a bid for Fletton Field.
With the potential for new development in... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 12:34 by Rebecca
PETITIONS ABOUT PLANNING APPLICATIONS IN OUNDLE
CLOSED & HANDED TO EAST NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNCIL ON TUESDAY 25 FEBRUARY 2020:Object to plans for 130 houses at Cotterstock/St Peters Road, Oundle
CLOSES NEXT WEEK (w/c 16 March) Object to 100+ houses at St Christopher's Drive, Oundle https://chng.it/ZpM2LHCftc
When signing the online petition on Change.org you don't have to donate any money, select the 'No,I'll share instead" button when prompted.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 12:30 by Rebecca
Oundle Gets Trampled
What's just happened?
On Monday 20th January, East Northants Council Planning Policy Committee gave the go ahead to add three housing sites in Oundle to its Local Plan.
Whilst this doesn't sound very exciting, the ramifications for Oundle are enormous.
It means that, with the stalling of the Neighbourhood Plan at Examination (see report), ENC's Local Plan will now in effect supersede the Neighbourhood... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 12:27 by Rebecca
Christmas Office Closure
The office is closed from 12pm on Tuesday 24 December 2019 and re-opens at 9am on Thursday 2 January 2020.
Posted: Thu, 19 Dec 2019 16:20 by Rebecca
Yellow Warning of Rain for Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire
Yellow warning of rain (LOW likelihood of MEDIUM impacts), issued yesterday continues to be valid for western parts of Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire until 12:00 Friday 20th December 2019.
Today: Outbreaks of rain will continue into the evening with the wettest parts most likely in the west of Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire. Through the evening the main area of rain will head off northwards... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Dec 2019 15:02 by Rebecca
Oundle Christmas Market Stalls
Only 1 day to go until the Oundle Christmas Market and with over 90 stalls we're sure you'll find lots of fabulous gifts to buy or treats for the festivities.
Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 17:15 by Rebecca
Road Closures & 'No Parking' restrictions Saturday 7 December 2019
ROADS CLOSED from 08.00 through to 21.00 - North Street, Market Place, New Street, & West Street
NO PARKING from 08.00 through to 21.00 - MILTON ROAD and BLACKPOT LANE - Please note Traffic Wardens will be patrolling for the duration of the parking restriction.
TEMPORARY ONE-WAY SYSTEM from 08.00 through to 21.00 – Turn left at Waitrose roundabout onto East Road, South Road, Mill Road, Stoke... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 14:46 by Rebecca
North Bridge closed Sat 23 & Sun 24 November
North Bridge will be closed on Saturday 23 November & Sunday 24 November from 7am to 5pm as Northamptonshire County Council Highways continue bridge repair works.
For more info about about the repair visit Northamptonshire County Council website
Diversion route in place. Continue on the A605 (south) at 3.6km turn right at the traffic lights and continue along Barnwell Road arriving into Oundle on... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 22 Nov 2019 13:29 by Rebecca