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New Defibrillator for Boughton Village

A fully automated defibrillator has been installed in a secure cabinet, on the outside of the Village Hall in Butchers Lane, Boughton and is for use by any person needing it. It is registered and recorded on the East Midlands Ambulance Service’s computer, and access to the defibrillator is by a code given to […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

New Youth Commission Recruiting Now

Northamptonshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold is setting up a youth commission to involve young people in decisions about policing, the fire service and criminal justice in Northamptonshire.

Young people aged between 14 and 19 – or 24 if they have additional needs – are invited to join the Commission, where they can […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Rural Crime Barn Events

Northamptonshire Police; Northamptonshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner; Daventry District Council; South Northamptonshire District
We are holding two free barn events for farmers and landowners to learn more about rural crime, and how to keep themselves safe.

The events are taking place at:

Monday 25 March 6pm for 6.30pm start: Wellingborough Old Grammarians, Sywell Road, Wellingborough NN8 […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Community Governance Review – 2nd Stage Consultation

A second public consultation has been launched to seek people’s views on making changes to town and parish councils in Daventry District.
It is being held as part of Daventry District Council’s (DDC) Community Governance Review and asks people whether they agree with a series of recommendations for change.
Alterations are being considered for 14 parish […]

By |February 27th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

New Committee Members Needed

Boughton Village Hall Committee are looking for new members. If you are interested in joining us and taking the opportunity to become involved in your village community please telephone Cassie on 07821 862804.

By |February 4th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Would you like to become Parish Councillor?

Boughton Parish Council has two vacancies on the Parish Council. This is a rewarding volunteer role within the community and by contributing a few hours a month you can become involved in the local decision-making process for the benefit of Boughton.
The Parish Council meets on the second Monday of the month (excluding February, August […]

By |January 15th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Rural Crime Barn Event Invite

The Community Safety Partnership is working with partners on rural crime initiatives: there was a day of action in October, which will be repeated on a regular basis and two Barn Events are planned this month.

By |January 7th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Don’t Let Thieves Steel Your Christmas

Stay Safe This Christmas
With the dark winter nights upon us and Christmas just around the corner, it’s a good time to take a fresh look at your home security. Here are some useful crime prevention tips to help you protect you and your property:

Keep front and back doors locked at all times and keep […]

By |December 17th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

The Proposed Reorganisation of Local Government in Northamptonshire

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and announces postponement of elections
The Government consultation has launched following proposals submitted by Northamptonshire councils back in August 2018.
SoS, James Brokenshire has announced that he will consult with all principal councils in Northamptonshire, principal councils neighbouring Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire Chamber of […]

By |December 10th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Notice of Casual Vacancy

There are two vacancies on the Parish Council arising from the resignations of Cllrs John Clarke and Stephen Trott. Unless ten electors of the Parish give written notice to the Proper Officer of Daventry District Council, Elections Section, Daventry District Council, Lodge Road, Daventry NN11 4FP within 14 days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, Christmas Eve, […]

By |November 27th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments