With the festive season fast approaching, West Northamptonshire Council (WNC)is letting know residents know about the arrangements for waste and recycling collections over the Christmas and New Year period.
Waste and recycling collection crews will be working throughout the festive season to make sure services are delivered... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 09:04 by Gill Wells
Financial and practical Cost-of-Living help for households across West Northamptonshire is available now
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) has worked with partners across the authority to offer a package of financial and practical support to help residents with rising costs of food, fuel and essential daily items over the winter months.
Today we are announcing as available:
- Financial help for... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 08:49 by Gill Wells
Dear Residents - I received the following email regarding a review of the bus network. The email was received on 11th November. They have requested a response by 2nd December. This is a very short time frame and I am concerned that users of the bus services do not have an opportunity to be involved and feed in to the review. Despite asking and pointing out my concerns that users should be involved... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 09:39 by Gill Wells
The West Northants community is being asked for its opinion on the admission arrangements for schools run by academies and trusts which are planning changes.
Every year, institutions which act as their own school admission authorities must review the process by which parents and guardians apply for places at their schools. If changes are planned,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 08:59 by Gill Wells
Residents invited to have their say on new powers to enforce moving traffic offences in West Northamptonshire
People across West Northamptonshire are being urged to provide their views on new regulations which will enable West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) to use enforcement powers on drivers who commit moving traffic offences.
New regulations came into effect in May 2022 through the Traffic Management... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 08:53 by Gill Wells
Adult Social Care: Residents invited to have their say on a one-off proposed arrangement fee for those who self-fund their own care
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) wants to hear residents' views on the introduction of a proposed one-off fee for those who entirely self-fund their own adult social care, either in their own home or in a residential setting.
The proposed fee is to support WNC's admin... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Nov 2022 08:59 by Gill Wells
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Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 08:42 by Gill Wells
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West Northamptonshire Council will be putting forward a suggested pattern of ward boundaries for the council area following its meeting last night (Thursday, 3 November).
The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) is currently carrying out a ward boundary review ahead of the authority's next... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 08:24 by Gill Wells
We are sending this Alert to let you know that Northamptonshire Police are currently recruiting Police Community Support officers.
The below link will take you to the job description and application page on the Northants Police website.
Applications will close at 23:55 on November 30th 2022.
If you have any questions about the role of being a PCSO please reply to this... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 08:19 by Gill Wells
Those tempted to hold firework displays at home are being told their safety begins at the point at which they purchase them.
West Northamptonshire Council's (WNC) Trading Standards team is reminding people to buy only from licensed sellers, and to avoid the temptation to pick up cheap fireworks from the back of a van, a market stall, or on social... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Nov 2022 14:27 by Gill Wells