Following the publication of Sue Gray's report into alleged gatherings on Government premises during Covid restrictions our local Member of Parliament has issued a Statement addressed to South Northamptonshire residents
Posted: Sun, 05 Jun 2022 22:26 by Geoffrey Gill
These are due to start on 6th June, and are as a consequence of the construction of the new housing on the site adjacent to The Leys. Details are set out in a circular letter from CPB Civils, copies of which are being delivered to nearby properties.
Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 13:23 by Geoffrey Gill
The Parish Council are pleased to announce that we have planted fifteen Field Maple saplings as our contribution to the current tree planting initiative under the banner of "The Queen's Green Canopy". Our planting has been registered on the QGC website and a photo of it has been uploaded and pinned to the map.
Posted: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 22:45 by Geoffrey Gill
Please note that as from April 2022 residents in the former SNC district will need to opt in and pay an annual fee if they want the WNC to empty their green bin. The WNC have produced a leaflet about this. As of 10th June a few discounted compost bins were still available for purchase from the WNC
- Media Release re: Garden Waste Service (PDF, 111 Kb)
Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 10:59 by Geoffrey Gill
As publicised in an article in the latest Village Newsletter, on Saturday 12th February the Compton Estates and Francis Jackson Homes will be holding a presentation event, in conjunction with the Parish Council, to update local residents on current progress with the new housing scheme on Northampton Road adjacent to The Leys.
Posted: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 12:49 by Geoffrey Gill
Residents will have observed the maintenance work recently carried out on the banks of the brook by contractors employed by the Environment Agency. Following this work the Parish Council sought an assurance from the EA that they were satisfied with the work that their contractors had carried out, and in reply the Environment Agency have forwarded their "Routine Maintenance Factsheet" which gives a... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 04 Nov 2021 21:42 by Geoffrey Gill
Every year local authorities are legally required to update their Electoral Registers. In August forms were sent to every household in West Northamptonshire, and the West Northamptonshire Council are now following up on those households who have not yet completed and returned their forms as requested.
Posted: Tue, 26 Oct 2021 08:34 by Geoffrey Gill
Northamptonshire Public Health has asked Parish Councils to circulate the following text:
"Cases of Covid are rising across the county, by getting both jabs you reduce the chance of being hospitalised by over 92%. This NHS video features young Covid patients talking about their experiences of suffering from serious Covid-19 and developing Long Covid, and the experience of Doctors and frontline staff... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 18 Sep 2021 13:21 by Geoffrey Gill
There are eleven seats on the Yardley Hastings Parish Council. At the recent elections in May eight of these seats were filled, but this means that there are now three vacancies, and the sitting Councillors are keen to recruit new members to fill these. What about You?
Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 18:52 by Geoffrey Gill
As part of the audit regime which applies to the Parish Council there is a period of thirty days every year during which members of the public are entitled to inspect the Council's accounting records. This thirty day period commences today (7th June) and expires on Friday 16th July.
Posted: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 09:32 by Geoffrey Gill