Scam Warning - Amazon Gift Cards
Detectives in Northamptonshire are warning the public about a new scam where victims are tricked into buying Amazon gift cards.
Over the past few weeks, a number of incidents have occurred across the county where victims, often the elderly, are targeted by scammers who then go on to steal thousands of pounds from them.
One incident in Corby involved a man targeted on Facebook... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 17:11 by Gill Wells
Please click on the following link, which is under constant review, for the latest on social distancing guidelines and requirements / suggestions to safeguard yourself and others.
Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 10:56 by Gill Wells
We can all help control the virus if we all stay alert. This means you must:
- stay at home as much as possible
- work from home if you can
- limit contact with other people
- keep your distance if you go out (2 metres apart where possible)
- wash your hands regularly
Do not leave home if you or anyone in your household has symptoms.
Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 10:25 by Gill Wells
As part of the government's commitment to support businesses and individuals, the Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme is now live on GOV.UK.
Find out if you can use the Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme, or how to make a claim on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, by joining one of the following updated webinars.
Demand for these webinars has been exceptional, so we've added even more... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 10:19 by Gill Wells
On behalf of DDF's Chair Gloria Edwards-Davidson please find attached The Daventry & District Over 50's Newsletter - June 2020.
Membership is free - please join today to receive quarterly updates, as well as invitations to join free forum meetings once resumed in the future.
Posted: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 07:44 by Gill Wells
As part of changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), I've outlined below important dates that may impact you in the coming weeks.
Important dates – what you need to know now
- The scheme will close to anyone who hasn't been furloughed for 3 weeks by 30 June, so you will only be able to claim for employees after that if they have been furloughed for a full... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 09:36 by Gill Wells
West Haddon Donation Station
Posted: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 10:33 by Gill Wells
Next Full Council Meeting 2nd June 7.30pm. Public welcome - see meeting calendar and agenda for further details.
Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 08:57 by Gill Wells
Shadow authorities set to meet for first time in early June
Two new Northamptonshire shadow authorities will hold their first meetings early next month as preparations progress to create the North and West Northamptonshire unitary councils on 1 April next year.
Members of the West Northamptonshire Shadow Authority will meet for the first time on Tuesday, 2 June at 7pm and the North Northamptonshire Shadow... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 08:28 by Gill Wells
Northamptonshire County Council, Children First Northamptonshire has just launched consultations on the following services:
- Residential Short Breaks for Carers of Disabled Children
- Services to support young people that are not or are at risk of not being in education, training or employment (NEET)
- Targeted Safeguarding Intervention Services
There is an opportunity to provide feedback through the Councils... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 08:19 by Gill Wells